Duchess Kate: Corflower blue wool “Gerbera” coat by Sportmax

This is the cornflower blue “Gerbera” coat in double-faced wool sewn by hand and featuring bold lapels. It is by  MaxMara, Sportmax.

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It is a nice enough coat but I find the lapels a bit too big and the colour not vibrant enough.

1- The Duchess of Cambridge wore it on 18th February 2015 to visit a pottery factory at Stoke-on-Trent and Smethwick.

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Duchess Kate: peach lacy maternity dress and coat by Jenny Packham

Bespoke delicate daisy lace dress with silver grey ribbon detail and an empire waist beneath a peach silk shantung coat  by Jenny Packham.

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Kate looks very pretty in this dress and coat, it is very elegant and the colour is delightful.

1- The Duchess of Cambridge wore this dress and coat on 4th June 2013 to attend the 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth’s coronation at Westminster Abbey in London.

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Duchess Kate: navy zipped jacket by Max Mara and navy short pleated skirt by Orla Kiely

Short fitted jacket with a asymmetrical side zipper and patch pockets with flaps by Max Mara’s Autumn/Winter 2013 collection.
Crepe navy skirt featuring pleats all the way around with a button and concealed zip to fasten at centre back. 63% Polyester,33% Viscose,4% Elastane. It is by the Irish designer Orla Kiely.

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It is a very pretty combination giving a lovely and youthful look. Navy is a very nice colour on Kate.

1- The Duchess of Cambridge wore the combination of these two garments on 20th November 2013 to visit the Place2Be forum in London.

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Duchess Kate: “Shola” camel bandage dress by Reiss

This is the “Shola” cap sleeves figure hugging camel dress with a box neckline, asymmetric overlays on the skirt, a band around the waist and a concealed zip at the back. 57% viscose, 41% modal, 2% elastane. It is by Reiss.

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I find this dress very pretty even though it lacks the quality of cutting and material of high fashion brands.

1- The Duchess of Cambridge wore it on 24th May 2011 to meet Barack and Michelle Obama in the grand 1844 room of Buckingham Palace, London.

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Duchess Kate: chestnut brown coat by Catherine Walker

Double wool crepe chestnut brown coat with a Chelsea collar, two inverted pleats at the front and four small buttons at the cuffs. It is custom made for the Duchess by Catherine Walker.

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This is a fabulous coat, extremely elegant in its simplicity and beautiful cut.

1- The Duchess of Cambridge wore it on 17th March 2015 at Mons Barracks in Aldershot when she was pregnant with Princess Charlotte.

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Duchess Kate: black and nude lace tulip dress by Zara

Short black and nude lace tulip dress with V-neckline at the back side, zip fastener at the left side for closing, 100% polyester. It is by the Spanish brand Zara.

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Very pretty dress with a very flattering cut, the lace gives a delicate and feminine touch.

1- Kate wore it on 6th December 2011 to attend the Gary Barlow concert at the Royal Albert Hall, London. She teamed it with a wide black belt and a black jacket by Ralf Lauren.

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Duchess Kate: purple and white dress by Prabal Gurung

Purple and white mirror image print wool and silk blend shift dress with three-quarter length sleeves, boat neckline, V back and hidden back zipper. It is by Prabal Gurung.

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This design would be too bold for my taste but it is a gorgeous dress that seems so luxurious to wear and it is a refreshingl choice for the Duchess.

1- Kate wore it on 11th September 2012 in Singapore.

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