Duchess Kate: “Naomi” French tweed and wool shift dress by Madderson

The “Naomi” short shift navy wool dress trimmed with French pink and cream tweed at the hem and details on the dress and three-quarter sleeves. It is by Madderson, London.

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I find this dress a bit bulky even though it looks a very high quality garment.

1- The Duchess of Cambridge wore it on 16th January 2015 when she was pregnant with Princess Charlotte to visit the Barlby Primary School in Ladbroke Grove, London.

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Duchesse Or Ange: Cream bonnet in alpaca wool – Newborn

Newborn cream bonnet in alpaca wool with picot edging and under-the-chin tie similar to the bonnet seen on Princess Charlotte.

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Size: newborn
Height : 14 cm (5,5 in)
Depth: 9 cm (3,5 in)
85% acrylic, 15% alpaca
Handmade in France

Available at the Duchesse Or Ange store, handmade clothing for babies and young children.

Duchess Kate: midnight blue silk suit by Amanda Wakeley

Midnight blue vintage silk mikado suit with a fitted peplum jacket, wing collar with a hook and eye closure up the front, topstitched darts and a straight skirt. It is by Amanda Wakeley.


It is a very elegant suit with lovely details and a colour that really suits the Duchess.

1- Kate Middleton wore it previous to her wedding on 11th April 2011 to officially open with Prince William the Darwen Aldridge Community Academy in Darwen.

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2- The Duchess of Cambridge wore it again on 3rd June 2011 for official portraits taken in the garden of Clarence House prior to the official visit to Canada and California.

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