Archives for March 2015

Duchess re-wears pink Mulberry coat for final engagements in South London

In late March 2015, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge carried out a series of royal engagements in South London, each focussed on supporting development opportunities for young people in area. They were Kate’s last public engagements before the birth of her second child. The first engagement was at the Stephen Lawrence Centre in Deptford. … [Read more...]

[RepliKate] Copy Kate’s yellow Roksanda Ilincic Rydale dress

Back in 2014, The Duchess of Cambridge stepped off a plane in Sydney, Australia wearing a bright sunshine yellow dress by designer Roksanda Ilincic. The Duchess wore a bespoke version of Roksanda Ilincic’s Ryedale dress. The piece was from Roksanda’s spring/summer 2014 collection, though was available in white with yellow patches and with … [Read more...]

[RepliKate] Zimmermann Roamer Day Dress – a similar dress at Dillards

Duchess Kate's Zimmermann Roamer Day Dress was a firm favourite with fans.  The Duchess wore the piece during a trip to Australia in April 2014 and then again to Wimbledon later in the year. The dress was expensive ($500+).  Zimmermann is a BIG name in Australia and the dress was part of the designer's flagship collection.  Despite the cost, … [Read more...]

Kate & George’s day out in London & a repliKate for the white Zimmermann dress, unseen video footage & MUCH MORE

There's plenty for you to enjoy in today's royal round-up.  From unseen video footage of Kate to a job listing at the royal couple's home;  from baby cambridge's due date to THE repliKate everyone's been asking for!  And so... much... more....! Grab a pot of tea and some cake.  You're going to need it! First things first, Kate took part in a … [Read more...]

Duchess wears Asos maternity dress for visit to Home-Start’s Brookhill Children’s Centre in Woolwich

This morning, The Duchess of Cambridge visited Home-Start’s Brookhill Children’s Centre in Woolwich to learn more about the charity and find out more about the support it provides for children and families. Home-Start provides families with young children support so they can “deal with whatever life throws at them”. The charity has a network … [Read more...]

Kate in brown Catherine Walker coat dress for annual St. Patrick’s Day parade at Mons Barracks

Today, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge celebrated St. Patrick's Day by visiting the 1st Battalion Irish Guards at Mons Barracks in Aldershot, Hampshire.  You may recall that the Duke of Cambridge, William, was appointed Royal Colonel of the Irish Guards in February 2011. The royal couple have visited the barracks and attended the … [Read more...]

Duchess joins Royal Family at St Paul’s Cathedral for Afghanistan service of commemoration

This morning, The Duchess of Cambridge joined other members of the Royal Family, along with the Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Minister, Secretary of State for Defence, Service Chiefs and other senior political and military figures for a commemorative service to mark 13 years of UK military operations in Afghanistan, at St Paul’s Cathedral, … [Read more...]

The Duchess of Cambridge visits the Downton Abbey set

This morning, The Duchess of Cambridge met with the cast and crew of popular British drama Downton Abbey at the famous Ealing Studios in west London. Kate arrived at the studios, greeted by four-year-old Zac Barker who plays Lady Mary’s son George in the show. Zac coyly handed Kate a posy of flowers. After chatting with TV executives … [Read more...]

Kate recycles spotty Hobbs Dalmatian coat for Margate visit

Kate visited the seaside town of Margate in East Kent today for an arty day out! She toured the Turner Contemporary gallery in and the nearby Resort Studios. You may recall Kate is very interested in art - she is Patron of The Art Room and the National Portrait Gallery.  She also studied the history of art at the University of St. Andrews … [Read more...]

Win a pair of Mirabelle Lolita earrings, as seen on Kate Middleton!

Earlier this year, Kate wore a pair of gold hoop earrings during a visit to The Fostering Network in Islington, London. The pretty gold earrings were new to us (Kate had not worn them during a public engagement previously.) A couple of fashion sleuths soon tracked down the designer: Mirabelle Jewellery. Today, we're offering one lucky … [Read more...]

Kate repeats pink Alexander McQueen coat for Commonwealth Observance service at Westminster Abbey

On March 9th 2015, the Duchess of Cambridge joined The Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh, the Prince of Wales, the Duchess of Cornwall and husband the Duke of Cambridge for a special Commonwealth Observance service at Westminster Abbey. The service marked Commonwealth Day.  Commonwealth Day is the annual celebration of the Commonwealth of Nations … [Read more...]

Kate returns to the Goring Hotel wearing purple Erdem dress

Seven-month pregnant Kate attended the 105th Birthday Celebrations at London’s Goring Hotel today. She was photographed leaving the five-star hotel at lunchtime.  During her visit, the Duchess helped with the redecoration of the newly refurbished front hall - she added her own flourish to the artwork: Photo: courtesy The Goring Hotel … [Read more...]

Kate’s boat print dress to be restocked, the Minx shoes back in stock (new colours), new engagements and much more! 

It's officially March, which means spring is in the horizon.  The word spring conjures up images of cheery, bright and blooming daffodils - one of my favourite flowers.  Speaking of daffodils, Happy St. David's Day to all of our Welsh readers. Kate, The Queen & Camilla all with daffodils On to today's royal roundup of news and tidbits, … [Read more...]