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Lela Rose Double Faced Twill Elbow Sleeve dress

Lela Rose blush pink dress

blush pink fit & flare dress

During a visit to Cornwall in September 2016, Kate Middleton wore a blush pink dress by American designer Lela Rose.  It’s called the ‘Double Faced Twill Elbow Sleeve‘ dress.

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Truro, Cornwall, UK

About the pink Lela Rose dress:

The fit and flare dress has elbow length sleeves, a soft pleated knee length skirt, a thick waistband and seam detailing along the sleeves and upper portion of the skirt. It’s made in the USA from a Italian polyamide, wool and elastane fabric.

Lela Rose Dress from the Side

Here’s how the designer describes it on her website:

  •  Half sleeves double faced dress
  • Body contouring seams with band at natural waist
  • Fit-and-flare silhouette with soft pleated skirt
  • Back zip
  • Polyamide/wool/elastane; lining, 100% polyester
  • Made in USA of Italian materials
  • Dry clean

Here’s a look at the zip and seam detailing on the back of the dress:

Lela Rose Dress

Where to buy the Lela Rose dress:

At the time of writing (September 5th 2016), the dress can be purchased from Lela Rose for the $777 USD.  However, due to demand, there is a 12-week wait.  The dress originally retailed for $1,295 before going on sale.

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Skirt available too:

There is a skirt from the same collection available at The Outnet and it is on sale.  It costs $301.30 USD but only limited sizes remain.  It’s only available on the company’s Americas site, which serves the US, Canada and Latin America.

Lela Rose Blush Pink Skirt

It is the same blush pink colour as Kate’s dress and features similar seam detailing.  Shop it here.  Thanks to Susan from What Kate Wore for sharing this link.

Lela Rose Blush Pink Skirt

Kate Middleton wearing Lela Rose:

If “Lela Rose” sounds familiar, it’s because Kate chose a dress from the designer back in 2014 during the Royal Tour of Australia and New Zealand.  She chose the Circle Lace Trim Dress from Lela Rose’s spring/summer 2012 collection.

Where Kate wore her Lela Rose Double Faced Twill Elbow Sleeve dress

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