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The McQueen was pure perfection and the hat was OK. Overall she looked very good, despite those LK Bennett pumps I hate...
Why do you hate them?

They seem understated and appropriate; not as pricey as ,say, Jimmy Choo...
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I dislike them as well, they just look bad. We have an LK Bennett where I work and they have much better shoes than these.
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Why do you hate them?

They seem understated and appropriate; not as pricey as ,say, Jimmy Choo...
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I dislike them as well, they just look bad. We have an LK Bennett where I work and they have much better shoes than these.
I agree, those pumps are perfectly acceptable. They match well, are broadly on-trend, so I see absolutely no reason for Catherine to not continue to reuse them till either they start to look less than pristine, or until trends change materially.
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Old 10-25-2013, 03:31 PM
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Why do you hate them?

They seem understated and appropriate; not as pricey as ,say, Jimmy Choo...
Let's clarify I don't think they are inappropriate. I just don't like them, for a variety of reasons: the platform - while it probably makes them more confortable, it also makes them less elegant, IMO, more casual-looking, I would have chosen different nude pumps for a christening and for most of the events she attends; the shade of nude - a nude pump to look good (and to have the nude effect) needs to be as close as possible to your skin colour (like choosing a foundation for your make up), that's why there are many different nude pumps from the same brand. This particular shade of nude is too "white" for Kate, specially when she is a bit more tanned, and thus, don't blend in with her feet (ie, don't have a nude effect), they stand out, and that doesn't look good.
Of course, my "hate" (please, do NOT take the hate word too serious) is intensified by the fact that she wears them everywhere, even when they don't go with her outfit (I don't follow the trend that nude pumps go well with everything).

This said, I think she could have chosen far better shoes, far better nude pumps, even from L.K. Bennett
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Could someone post a clear pic of the shoes please?
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Old 10-26-2013, 04:53 AM
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I really like the silhouette of the dress and I love that pastel color, glad she didn't go with blue.

I like the shoes, they are very pretty, elegant and very useful to match with other clothes.
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Could someone post a clear pic of the shoes please?
We're just talking about those nude pumps she always wears, nothing special.
https://www.google.pt/search?q=kate+...w=1280&bih=685
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Nit picking over shoes, the ones we know she will wear. Reminds me of the comment made a while ago "wrong shade of white".
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Are those the LK Bennett pumps or the Prada pumps? Either way I love them! Nothing wrong with a comfy pair of shoes esp for a woman who just had a baby.
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Old 10-26-2013, 07:42 PM
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Are those the LK Bennett pumps or the Prada pumps? Either way I love them! Nothing wrong with a comfy pair of shoes esp for a woman who just had a baby.
They were identified by whatkatewore.com as the Park Avenue style by Russell and Bromley.
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Nit picking over shoes, the ones we know she will wear. Reminds me of the comment made a while ago "wrong shade of white".
I was asked why I didn't like them, and I answered. Just that.
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Catherine wearing a casual outfit whilst shopping in London on 25th October:

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Her blouse is from Jack Wills whilst her jeans and shoes are from Zara and Mint Velvet: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-nlfbkQlA8r...0/1113-001.jpg
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It's a very nice and casual look. Great for shopping!
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Old 10-29-2013, 12:10 PM
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Catherine wearing a casual outfit whilst shopping in London on 25th October:

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Her blouse is from Jack Wills whilst her jeans and shoes are from Zara and Mint Velvet: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-nlfbkQlA8r...0/1113-001.jpg
Nice, casual look, perfect for shopping day.
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She appears to be wearing the same pair of earrings she wore to George's christening. How she must love them.
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Love the casual outfit!
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Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, looked lovely.The ensemble is appropriate.
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It is indeed both appropriate and lovely. I love the blouse and the necklace. So pretty.
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Catherine wearing a casual outfit whilst shopping in London on 25th October: Full View ~ Close-up ~ Close-up 2 ~ Back View Her blouse is from Jack Wills whilst her jeans and shoes are from Zara and Mint Velvet: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-nlfbkQlA8r...0/1113-001.jpg
Love the outfit, I want those jeans.
She looks amazing, I want those jeans.
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