Bespoke princess silhouette collared cream coat featuring an inserted waistband, an off-center front closure with a hidden placket and front flap pockets. The collar, pockets and seams are edged with a beige trim. By Catherine Walker.
This is a gorgeous coat, it is elegant, perfectly tailored and made with a beautiful soft coloured fabric.
1- The Duchess of Cambridge wore the coat on 1st October 2016 at Victoria Harbour Airport, Canada upon her departure with her family.
2- The cream coat was worn again on 16th April 2017 to attend Easter Sunday service in Windsor.
On 3rd April 1983 during an official trip in Australia, Prince Charles, accompanied by Princess Diana, travelled to Warwick Farm to play in a polo match, his first for six months. For the Princess, though, there was an ulterior motive. At the match she met Ann Bolton, her flatmate from bachelor-girl days, who was now resident in Australia. The Princess was wearing a pale blue and white stripes dress with a white sailor collar by Catherine Walker.
On 11th May 1986 in Tokyo, Japan, the Princess of Wales wore an elegant cream and black wool suit by Catherine Walker. The double-breasted white jacket has black covered buttons to match the collar and cuffs and is completed with a long pleated black skirt. More than 100 000 people lined the streets of Tokyo in scenes of near hysteria to catch a glimpse of the Prince and Princess of Wales as they passed by in their open car. The couple visited St Alban’s Anglican church and the Princess watched demonstrations of doll-making and ikebana in the annexe of the Akasaka Palace.
Bespoke ice blue wool crepe skirt suit consisting of a nipped-in fitted bodice jacket featuring a modified Peter Pan style collar, large self-covered buttons, a peplum waist, notched sleeves and a wide belt and a knee-length pencil skirt. By Catherine Walker.
Lovely suit, elegant and classy, the colour is lovely and I like the peplum details.
1- The Duchess of Cambridge wore this suit on 11th October 2016 at the Mauritshuis gallery in The Hague, the Netherlands.
The Princess of Wales attends a tribute concert for Sammy Davis Jr. at the Royal Albert Hall on 23rd June 1992. She wears a double-breasted black and white banded nautical-style silk cocktail suit by Catherine Walker with a square neckline, a double row of pearl and diamanté buttons and long sleeves with white cuffs.
The Princess of Wales meets Pope John Paul II at the Vatican on 29 April 1985. At this occasion the Princess is required to adhere to the demands of protocol and wears a calf-length black lace dress by Catherine Walker. The Victorian style dress with a dropped V-shaped skirt is worn with a lace veil in the same fabric. The back view reveals some exquisite button detailing. Protocol also demanded that the Princess wear gloves, an accessory not much used in her working wardrobe.