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Old 05-29-2014, 01:07 PM
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I like the colours but the coat looks heavy and bulky, not very flattering. Kate looks stressed out and haggard, hair as usual no comment.
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It's not her best. But tragic?
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It depends where you are in Scotland, I would think. In the North, it can be very cold, and they usually always have snow in the winter months. I did a quick Google search and where William and Catherine are it's 14°C at the moment, so not that cold but still not that hot either.
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Its cold. I'm in the south and yesterday we put the heating back on.
I see. I visited Scotland and liked a cool summer very much. Hopefully a cold spell will end soon.
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Old 05-29-2014, 01:40 PM
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Don't like it all. The fabric, the stripes, she reminds me of a piece of fruit but I can't think which. I want to say strawberry.
I know what it is. A blob of raspberry jelly.
I hope that isn't too unkind, but it is what it really makes me think of.
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Here's Tom and Lorenzo's (snarky) take on it

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I don't see her as being haggard and stressed.
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Old 05-29-2014, 07:54 PM
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I don't like this outfit at all. The coat is too big on her and once again she seems to be hiding behind a big coat and her curtain of her. The brooch, however nice, was very badly used: not only it's hidden behind the hair, it's also badly positioned. She should have worn another coat to make it shine. Bad choice.
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I love the shade of red, but that's about it.
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Old 05-30-2014, 03:08 PM
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A half updo for her hair, and it would have been altogether a perfect outfit for the weather and occasion.
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I don't think the coat is nice. The color (I hate red) to the fit. It doesn't really fit like a glove.

What is the deal with coat dresses anyway?
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I like this coat on her, the rosy red is perfect. The shading of the reds is unusual and yet it's a very pretty coat. Over all, it's a nice outfit for the day out in Scotland where I hear it's a bit chilly. She looks very tired/stressed and completely worn out, I hope the press leaves her alone....
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Love the coat, looks like mohair to me, and the color. But not on her. Would look better on a blonde, and the hair ruins the striping effect, imo.
For once, she really does look tired to me.
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I like the coat, but worn with a belt, like in the catwalk
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I don't really like the red coat. But what really bugs me is I can't put my finger on what exactly I don't like about it.
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Actually, looking at it again the coat reminds me of a blanket with that pattern.
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Actually, looking at it again the coat reminds me of a blanket with that pattern.
Now that you mention it, I think we had a woolen blanket with that kind of pattern back in USSR. It was itchy, and I hated it. Now wonder I'm not so fond of the coat. Brings back awful childhood memories (I still have no problem with the shade of red, however).
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LOL, now that you mention it, it reminds me of some blankets my grandmother has.
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The coat per se isn't that bad, it's not stylish enough though. The sleeves are rather bulky, I think.
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http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2014/...95_964x647.jpg

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In France for D-Day70, a repeated coat from the Australasia tour and fascinator.
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In France for D-Day70, a repeated coat from the Australasia tour and fascinator.

she looks great as usual. is that a new fascinator? the coat is very appropriate for today's event, and i liked how she styled it this time, rather than in australia with the ponytail...
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