Royal Tour 2012

This page details all of the outfits Kate wore during the 2012 royal tour of East Asia and the Pacific. The royal couple spent nine days touring around Singapore, Malaysia, Solomon Islands and Tuvalu on behalf of The Queen, for The Diamond Jubilee.

Read all about the details and see all of Kate’s outfits from the tour to date. Click any link below to get started:

Day Seven: Kate wears “Midnight Blue” Mulberry dress in Marau

kate shell necklace

After spending all morning meeting different people around Honiara, Kate and William flew out to Marau: After alighting the plane, the royal couple were met with spear-carrying tribesmen covered in white war paint.  The tribesmen stood on guard, and only stood at ease once instructed by the chief of the Tetekanji area, who declared the couple friendly. This is a traditional greeting … [Read more...]

Day Seven: Tour of Solomon Islands continues; Kate in yellow Jaeger Dress

yellow jaeger dress

Day seven of the royal tour kicked off today with a visit by Will and Kate to the Prime Minister’s cabinet in Honiara, the capital of the Solomon Islands.  The couple were each given a traditional necklace by the Prime Minister.  Here we can see an image of the couple wearing their new gift: … [Read more...]

Day Six: Will and Kate wear traditional dress for Island Feast on Solomon Islands

kate middleton pink dress

William and Kate spent the sixth day of the royal tour in Honiara, Solomon Islands today. After a colourful welcome and a service at the city’s cathedral, the couple retired to their hotel room. That evening they attended a traditional Island Feast at the Governor-General’s official residence. The royal couple were entertained by pan pipers wearing grass skirts, white body paint and beads around … [Read more...]

Day Six: Will and Kate leave Sabah and travel to the Solomon Islands

kate in a purple wrap print dress

Leaving Sabah: Will and Kate left Sabah (the Malaysian State on the Island of Borneo) early on Sunday morning, before heading over to Honiara, the capital city of the Solomon Islands, for the final leg of their 2012 tour. Kate’s wearing a black and pink/purple wrap dress that she was first photographed wearing to a party at St. Andrews University in 2002. YES, 10 Years Ago! She wore the … [Read more...]

Days Four and Five: Will and Kate arrive in Sabah before visiting the rainforest

kate-william-rainforest

Day Four:  Evening Reception - In the evening on day four of the royal tour, Kate and William left Kuala Lumpur by plane and arrived at Kota Kinabalu in Sabah a short while later.  Sabah is a Malaysian State on the island of Borneo. The couple attended a reception hosted by the Sabah State Government. During the reception, Prince William and Kate wore traditional beaded jewellery, which they … [Read more...]

Day Four: Kate wears blue lace Temperley dress for Diamond Jubilee tea party

kate's blue lace dress

After this morning’s visit to the mosque and luncheon, Kate and William attended a Diamond Jubilee tea party at the British High Commissioner’s residence.  The High Commission held a photography contest prior to the royal visit and two lucky winners were able to attend the event to meet William and Kate. There were a number of high profile guests at the party, including Malaysian-Chinese … [Read more...]

Day Four: Kate wears Beulah London dress in Malaysia and dons headscarf for visit to mosque

kate at the Malayian mosque

Welcome back to our round-up of the Royal Jubilee Tour 2012.  This morning, Kate and William’s tour of Malaysia continued with a “cultural event” at the As Syakirin Mosque, an Islamic place of worship located in Kuala Lumpur City Centre.  Here we see William and Kate at the mosque: … [Read more...]

Day Three: Kate stuns in Alexander McQueen gown at official dinner held by His Majesty The Agong at Istana Negara

kate middleton in gold and white mcqueen dress

After spending time at the hospice in Malaysia earlier in the day, Kate and William headed back to their hotel for a few hours before emerging ready for a state dinner held by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong (The King) of Malysia at the Istana Negara - the Malay National Palace. During the dinner, both Kate and William were presented with gifts from the King and Queen.  William was given a gold … [Read more...]

Day Three: Will and Kate’s final day in Singapore; couple head to Malaysia where Duchess gives first overseas speech

Kate and William laid a wreath on behalf of The Queen and Prince Philip

The royal couple’s final day in Singapore ended on quite a solemn note with a visit to the Kranji Commonwealth War Crematory where a wreath was laid by William and Kate on behalf of The Queen and Prince Philip. … [Read more...]

Day Two: Kate wears favourite Erdem for reception at Eden Hall, Singapore

kate erdem dress

After spending this morning touring both Gardens by the Bay and the Rolls Royce factory, and then this afternoon visiting Queenstown, Kate and William retired to their hotel room for several hours before emerging this evening ready for a reception at Eden Hall, the British High Commissioners' residence. … [Read more...]

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