Kate Middleton owns the Barbour Longshore Quilted Jacket in navy.
We first spotted the Princess wearing the quilted jacket in 2019. She has worn the item to five public engagements to date.
About Kate’s Barbour quilted jacket:
The sporty royal clearly needed to add a stylish, practical and lightweight quilted jacket to to her collection. Of course, the Longshore style fits the bill.
The classic cut, chevron baffles, stretch-fabric side panels and diamond waist detail all provide a feminine, figure-flattering fit. While the practical funnel collar keeps the wind at bay on a chilly day.
The contrasting marigold orange lining and zipper tabs all provide a pop of colour.
Barbour Longsdale Quilted Jacket in Blue
Exact match! Throw on this blue quilted jacket to keep the wind at bay.
Kate Middleton wearing Barbour Jackets:
Kate Middleton owns four Barbour jackets (that we know of!).
In addition to the Longshore style pictured on this page, she’s worn the Waxed Defence Jacket regularly over the last 11 years. She debuted Edith jacket from the Alexa Chung collaboration in November 2020 and so far, has worn it twice to date in public.
In September 2023, a fan uploaded a candid snap to social media showing the Princess at one of her children’s sports activities. Eagled eyed fashion spotters noticed she had on the Barbour x Alexa Chung Elfie Casual Jacket.
Barbour is a British luxury lifestyle brand with a 100+ year pedigree—they celebrated their centenary in 1994. The company is well-known for manufacturing wax jackets at their factory in South Shields, North East England. According to this newspaper article, the factory produces 650 jackets every day!
Barbour has a fascinating history—from releasing a motorcycle range worn by British International teams in the 1930s to clothing the Submarine Service during World War II. Read more about their history on this page.
The company received their first Royal warrant in 1974. They hold three to date: from The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales and HM The Queen.