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Kate Middleton News

Love the Duchess of Cambridge? Want to find out more about her pregnancy, her upcoming tours and other tidbits? Then you’ve come to the right place! This page is your instant fix for Kate Middleton News! Enjoy…

Breakdown of Kate’s outfits from the Vogue photoshoot

The June edition of British Vogue magazine hit newsstands in the UK today.  As you may recall, the magazine is celebrating its centenary: Kate is on this month’s cover, plus she stars in 10-page shoot within the magazine too.  Emily Andrews, The Sun's Royal Correspondent, uploaded a few images to Twitter: https://twitter.com/byEmilyAndrews/status/727466153619103744 It’s the first magazine cover that Kate has ever consented to. As we explained in last week’s blog post about the … [Read more...]

Kate stars on Vogue’s 100th birthday cover

This evening, Kensington Palace announced that Kate will star on the cover of Vogue magazine's June issue: The photographs were a collaboration between The National Portrait Gallery and Vogue to celebrate the magazine's 100th birthday.  Kensington Palace say that Vogue has been a "leading champion of British portraiture since 1916". British photographer Josh Olins captured the casual images of Kate in the Norfolk countryside in January this year. The images reflect Kate's love of … [Read more...]

The inside scoop on Kate’s clothing choices for this tour & update to the itinerary

I am SO excited for the tour, which officially kicks off tomorrow.  According to Kensington Palace, William and Kate will board their flight tonight and arrive in Mumbai tomorrow morning. Anna from My Small Obsessions checked outbound flights from Heathrow and believes the couple will arrive in Mumbai tomorrow at 11:10am local time. So, that’s: 5:40 am UTC / GMT 6:40 am in the UK 1:40 am EDT 22:40 pm PDT Obviously, I cannot confirm if the flights or timings are correct … [Read more...]

Royal round-up: A new engagement for Kate, more tour news, photos of George & Charlotte + more

I hope everybody is looking forward to next week's tour?  It kicks off in Mumbai, India a week today. I have plenty of updates for you this weekend!  Let's begin! More tour info: This week’s headline news comes from Kensington Palace. They have announced further details about William and Kate’s upcoming tour.  I did an extensive write up of the itinerary, which you can read here. A new engagement for Kate's diary: In addition, Kensington Palace announced a new engagement for … [Read more...]

Where to watch “Our Queen at 90” & a couple of Easter bargains not to be missed

ITV’s highly anticipated documentary about the Queen aired in the UK last night.  Filmed over a year, the documentary showed snippets of the Queen’s life and included interviews with members of the Royal Family, including William and Kate.  ITV filmed the documentary to commemorate the Queen’s upcoming 90th birthday on the 21st April. Source:  ITV Player I know lots of you were excited to watch the documentary, so I thought I'd share a few links.  The documentary is available to watch in … [Read more...]

NEW PICS: William, Kate, George & Charlotte enjoy ski holiday

This morning, Kensington Palace released photographs of William, Kate, George and Charlotte enjoying a short ski break in the French Alps. https://twitter.com/KensingtonRoyal/status/706782120245661697 According to the Palace, this was the first time the family of four have been on holiday together.  It’s also the first time George and Charlotte have played in snow. Among the photos are two very cute snaps of William and Kate throwing snow at one … [Read more...]

Royal round-up: Yet more engagements for Kate next week; new repliKates and offers not to be missed

Yesterday (Friday, March 4th) Kensington Palace announced a new series of engagements for William and Kate next week. The couple will shine further light on the area of mental health, focussing on suicide prevention specifically. This coming Thursday (10th March), Their Royal Highnesses will meet with Jonny Benjamin who had intended to take his own life back in 2008. Feeling he had hit "rock bottom", Mr Benjamin planned to jump off Waterloo Bridge in London until a passerby stopped him. … [Read more...]

Royal round-up: New event announced for Kate, Reiss restock the Vinnie blouse & more!

Yesterday (March 1st, 2016) Kensington Palace announced a new engagement for Kate. She’ll visit XL Mentoring with Prince William on Friday, March 11th.  The mentoring service is part of the XLP charity in London. You may recall William and Kate visited the charity in March last year. XLP is a Christian urban youth charity located in Gypsy Hill, South London. The charity helps to create positive futures for young people and empower children from deprived inner city estates to realise their … [Read more...]

Kensington Palace reveal details about the upcoming tour of India and Bhutan

This morning, Kensington Palace revealed additional details about William and Kate's forthcoming tour of India and Bhutan this spring.   We now know that the tour will begin on Sunday 10th April and conclude on Saturday 16th April. The visit to Bhutan is sandwiched between the tour of Indian cities: Mumbai, India (10/11th April) New Delhi, India (11/12th April) Kaziranga, India (12/13th April) Thimphu, Bhutan (14/15th April) Agra, India (16th April) The couple’s specific … [Read more...]

Kate to work with the Huffington Post next month

Although she's used to having newspapers and websites writing about her, the tables will turn next month as Kate will try her hand at journalism.  Today, Kensington Palace announced that the Duchess will guest edit the Huffington Post's UK website for one day, with a focus on children's mental health. A statement from the Palace: "The Duchess of Cambridge has made the mental health of young children a key focus of her work in recent years. She is delighted that The Huffington Post will … [Read more...]

Happy birthday Kate PLUS spring tour detail revealed AND bargains you can’t miss this January

First things first: Big birthday wishes for Kate, who turns 34 tomorrow. And many happy returns if you’re celebrating your birthday this weekend too. Now onto the the big news - Kensington Palace have announced a new tidbit about the upcoming spring tour. New tour detail announced: We found out that William and Kate will visit Bhutan in the spring. The visit will coincide with the previously announced tour of India.  Bhutan sounds like an absolutely fascinating place, as this extract … [Read more...]

Will and Kate release new family photo; Prince George to attend nursery

This morning, William and Kate revealed their new family photo on Twitter. Photographer Chris Jelf captured the picture back in October.  It's informal and relaxed in style.  According to aides, the couple chose Jelf based on a personal recommendation. Speaking about working with the couple, Jelf said: "I thoroughly enjoyed photographing a very lovely family, although you have to be sharp as you don't have long when there are two young children involved! I hope everyone enjoys this … [Read more...]

Cyber Monday SALES for Kate Middleton fans!

Nobody likes to miss out on a bargain!  Here's a quick round-up of all the best Cyber Monday deals today.  Of course, I'm paying particular attention to clothing, jewellery and footwear worn by Kate. LK Bennett USA / CANADA 30% OFF everything Use code:  THANKS Shop now. UK / INTERNATIONAL 25% OFF shoes & boots Use code: SB25 Shop now. The Duchess has worn a number of dresses and coats from L.K. Bennett, but her Sledge pumps are probably the most famous..  Although stock is … [Read more...]

William and Kate to visit India (and North Wales!)

This afternoon, Kensington Palace announced that William and Kate will visit India next spring.  The details are sparse, but we do know George and Charlotte will not be joining their parents for the trip.  Instead, the children will stay home with their nanny and grandparents Michael and Carole Middleton.  We’ll find out further details in the New Year. Press release via Sky News’ Kay Burley. Another visit was announced today, this time a little closer to home.  The royal couple will visit … [Read more...]

Royal Round-up: A new engagement for Kate; George & Charlotte’s christmas present revealed & a new business venture for the Cambridges?

A few tidbits of news to share with you today.   First up, Kensington Palace have announced that the Duchess of Cambridge will attend the Place2Be Headteacher Conference in London next Wednesday (18th November).  The Duchess is Royal Patron of the charity and attended their first ever Wellbeing in Schools awards in 2014. As previously announced, Kate will attend The Fostering Network’s Fostering Excellence Awards in London on the 17th. ---- George and Charlotte's Christmas present … [Read more...]

William & Kate attend a wedding; possible new date for our diaries & more

According to the Daily Mail, William and Kate attended a wedding in Thurlestone, Devon yesterday: "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended the most discreetly arranged of high society weddings in the beautiful village of Thurlestone in Devon, the guest list included many of their closest circle." "Pippa Middleton, Kate’s sister, was there to see upmarket estate agent and amateur boxer Bear Maclaine marry pretty socialite Daisy Dickson, and so was TV presenter Natalie Pinkham. Indeed the … [Read more...]

Princess Charlotte’s official christening photos released!

This afternoon, Kensington Palace released the photographs taken by Mario Testino to celebrate the christening of Princess Charlotte.  There are four different photographs. There is a traditional family portrait, including both sides of William and Kate's family.  This photograph was taken at Sandringham House after the christening. In a second photo, Kate is holding Charlotte.  They're in the Drawing Room at Sandringham House - The third photo shows William, Kate, Prince George … [Read more...]

Princess Charlotte’s Christening

Princess Charlotte’s christening took place this afternoon (July 5th) at St Mary Magdalene Church on the Queen’s Sandringham Estate. The Duke and Duchess opted for a small, intimate christening ceremony, with invitees limited to immediate family, godparents and spouses only. The Queen, Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Charles, the Duchess of Cornwall, Carole Middleton, Michael Middleton, Pippa Middleton and James Middleton (Kate’s parents and siblings) attended the ceremony, along with the … [Read more...]

Royal Round-up: Kate to attend Wimbledon, new pictures of playdate with Prince George & more…

Today we have a couple of new updates for you... New pictures of Prince George & Kate: The German language People.com magazine have obtained photographs of Kate and George playing with a giant green tractor at Snettisham Park, near their home at Anmer Hall in Norfolk.  Here's a look at the cover:   Fans on Twitter have scanned the photos in from the German People magazine, which you can view here.  It's clear to see that Kate is wearing this checked shirt from Zara.  The … [Read more...]

Royal Round-up: Details about Princess Charlotte’s christening, a look at Kate’s Wimbledon fashion & more

It's the 1st of July folks, which means it's Canada Day.  So to kick things off, I'll start with a little throwback to William and Kate visiting the country in July 2011, attending the celebrations in Ottawa: Today in England, the sun is out and it's rather hot, which is a rare thing here!  We're at the peak of a "heatwave", with temperatures currently hitting 33C / 92F in London right now.  (To all of our readers from sunnier climes, you're probably thinking that's nothing!  Hahaha.) … [Read more...]

Royal Round-up: A few bits of Cambridge family news, super sales & more

Things are all quiet on the Cambridge front after last week, when Kate took George to watch his Daddy play polo.  Yesterday (June 21st 2015) was both Father's Day AND Prince William's 33rd birthday, so we expect the family celebrated the special day in private, as a family. We'll probably hear very little about the Cambridges for the next two weeks, before Princess Charlotte's christening on July 5th.  To tide us over until then, I have plenty of news tidbits and fashion-related updates … [Read more...]

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