Irish Guard

Kate re-wears Emilia Wickstead coat dress for Irish Guard parade

Kate Middleton re-wears Emilia Wickstead coat

Earlier today, William and Kate visited the Mons Barracks in Aldershot for the annual St. Partrick’s Day parade, where they met the 1st Battalion Irish Guards.  In his capacity as colonel of the regiment, William took part in the parade.  Meanwhile, Kate met officers and guardsmen, and then pinned bunches of shamrocks onto their jackets.  This tradition dates over 100 years, started in 1091 by … [Read more...]

Kate celebrates St Patrick’s Day by handing out Shamrocks to the Irish Guards

Kate Irish Guards

This morning Kate arrived at Mons Barracks in Aldershot to present Irish Guard soldiers with shamrocks to mark St. Patrick’s Day.  During the presentation, Kate also pinned shamrocks to the collar of a very special member of the regiment:  their mascot, an Irish Wolfhound dog named Conmeal. This was the first solo military engagement for Kate, who smiled all through the event.  You may recall … [Read more...]

Get Kate’s Style: Blue Military Coat

Kate Middleton Blue Military Coat

Did you love the navy military jacket worn by Kate as she presented medals to the Irish Guards today (Armed Forces day)?  We did too.  And no, we can't afford to splash over a grand on an Alexander McQueen coat either.... To console ourselves we've found several coats on the high street at all ends of the pricing spectrum to help you get Kate's look! 1. The first item is a knee-length … [Read more...]

Kate wears military jacket to Armed Forces Day ceremony

Kate Middleton Coat

To mark Armed Forces Day in Great Britain, Kate Middleton and Prince William attended a ceremony at at Windsor's Victoria Barracks and presented medals to members of the Irish Guards. The event was Kate’s first military role as a member of the Royal Family - and we thinks she dressed the part!  Her ensamble was demure yet serious: very apt considering Kate met with families of the Irish Guards who … [Read more...]