Blue sparkle tweed ruffle jacket featuring a concealed snap front with split collar, patch pockets, ruffle hem and frayed finish throughout with a hint of sparkle. 62% cotton, 14% acrylic, 13% polyester, 7% acetate, 3% other fiber, 1% elastane, lining: 100% polyester. By Rebecca Taylor.
This suit gives a classic look favoured by the Duchess.
1- Kate wore the suit on 28th February 2017 when visiting the Ronald McDonald House in London.
Rich green boiled-wool “Sinead” collarless jacket featuring a subtle peplum and bodice detailing to the back to define the figure, and fastening with an exposed front-zip. Matching pencil skirt. By Hobbs.
This is a very elegant suit, the colour is nice. I am not a big fan of the boiled-wool material though.
1- The Duchess of Cambridge wore this suit on 24th January 2017 at East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices in Quidenham, Norfolk.
The Princess of Wales visited Wales on 16 November 1993 to carry out a series of engagements in Carmarthen including a visit at the Teen Challenge in Gorslas where she visited a crafs workshop and met staff and students. Diana was wearing a double-breasted green tweed wool suit with green velvet trim along the lapels, the sleeves and the pockets and a pencil skirt. The jacket features self covered velvet buttons.
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.
Diana arrives at the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children on 2nd December 1982.She wears a raspberry pink woollen double-breasted two-piece suit designed by Jasper Conran. The long jacket has turned back cuffs, a mandarin collar and fastens with a double row of transparent buttons. The suit is completed with a full skirt.