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Old 12-07-2013, 03:30 PM
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I like the outfit Catherine wore to the Children's Hospice. The coat is nice and her shoes are alright, although I don't like the two shades of black together (seen in this photo).

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Grey, black and blue does not go.
I respectfully disagree with this as I personally think that grey, black and blue do go well together. Grey and black seem to go well with most colours.
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I don't like the two shades of black
I think the pant is blue, not black?
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Old 12-07-2013, 05:48 PM
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I think the pant is blue, not black?
The are, they're navy blue legging cords.
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Old 12-07-2013, 09:47 PM
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I like this coat very much. But that's it. The rest is all wrong, specially the colour combination.
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I think the pant is blue, not black?
I was actually commenting on her shoes, which are black, rather than her trousers:

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I like the outfit Catherine wore to the Children's Hospice. The coat is nice and her shoes are alright, although I don't like the two shades of black together (seen in this photo).
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^^So where are the two shades of black?
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^^So where are the two shades of black?
In this photo, you can see that the wedges have a lighter shade of black and a darker shade of black.
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^^So where are the two shades of black?
I think it refers to the heel color vs. the suede color. Much ado...
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Old 12-08-2013, 02:18 PM
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i like seeing kate in these more casual outfits. it really gives a breath of fresh air to the monarchy - as if we'd have seen diana in anything similar!
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Old 12-08-2013, 02:33 PM
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I think her clothing choices are also showing her confidence in her role as she is making her own boundaries. she has done quite a few of these hospice visits (and I'm sure more that we aren't aware of - gasp!). She knows what works for these visits. I think the jacket was a tasteful tailored way to pull it all together. professional yet practical if she wanted to sit on the floor with the kids. its all about the kids and the families. and shining a light to raise awareness and donations. this was one of her most relaxed visits and she obviously connected with the kids; completely warmed my heart.
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She looked the way she should when bending down/over and greeting children up close. No worry here about a skirt flying up and giving the opportunity to those so willing to criticize her. It was clearly a working outfit. I thought she looked lovely.
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i like seeing kate in these more casual outfits. it really gives a breath of fresh air to the monarchy - as if we'd have seen diana in anything similar!
Not good to compare, Diana was Princess of Wales and expected to look like one in her official duties. She did wear casual clothes on official visits, the landmines visit in Africa comes to mind.
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She wasn't The Princess of Wales by then. She was Diana, Princess of Wales, but only by use of it as a sort of "last name".
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December 11, 2013 - Catherine in a polka dot skirt suit.

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Love it. Very fun.
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December 11, 2013 - Catherine in a polka dot skirt suit.

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1st worn 2007 in Dublin and 2ndly at Garter ceremony 2008. source @AnnaElizabethN on Twitter.
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1st worn 2007 in Dublin and 2ndly at Garter ceremony 2008. source @AnnaElizabethN on Twitter.
Hope that she recycles this one again.
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I like this look; it's professional, but still fun. Good choice.
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Good one, Kate! Pencil skirt and sensible length. No wind is going to cause any bother to that outfit. Hardly "matronly" when worn by an attractive woman like her with fashionable stockings and smart shoes. On the contrary it's a very professional look yet still shows off her very fine legs and slender shape. Great choice!
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Old 12-11-2013, 04:50 PM
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here is when she wore to Garter Ceremony 2008

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