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Old 09-03-2012, 07:27 AM
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I liked Kate's appearance. By dressing as she did, the focus was on the athletes versus her which is as it should be, imo.
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Old 09-03-2012, 07:41 AM
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She looks wonderful and professional

Though I still think she managed to be the centre of attention. It's not her fault really!
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I have to agree. They are nice shoes, but don't go with the rest of this outfit. Not on this occasion.

But she has to walk on grass, which is harder to do with heels. That is probably why she wore the wedges.

I love the scarf, I think Kate should wear scarves more often.
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Old 09-03-2012, 11:48 AM
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Nice outfit but I hate these wedges. She has plenty of black and navy heels which would be much more elegant and suitable for that event. I don't like Kate's new hair color, too yellow in my opinion, she looks better with dark brown locks.
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Old 09-03-2012, 11:55 AM
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But she has to walk on grass, which is harder to do with heels. That is probably why she wore the wedges.
YAY SOMEONE ELSE UNDERSTANDS THIS. If she'd worn heels, she would have aerated the lawn. Just sank right in. It had to be wedges, or flats. This is a rule of lawn sport spectating.
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Old 09-03-2012, 12:14 PM
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YAY SOMEONE ELSE UNDERSTANDS THIS. If she'd worn heels, she would have aerated the lawn. Just sank right in. It had to be wedges, or flats. This is a rule of lawn sport spectating.

CORRECT!!! She has arleady well understood this.
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Old 09-03-2012, 02:11 PM
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She looks like an air-hostess without the hat IMO.
That was my first thought, too.
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Old 09-03-2012, 02:36 PM
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Despite the Air Hostess outfit, she looked glowing. She seemed really excited and humbled to be there.
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Old 09-03-2012, 06:15 PM
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YAY SOMEONE ELSE UNDERSTANDS THIS. If she'd worn heels, she would have aerated the lawn. Just sank right in. It had to be wedges, or flats. This is a rule of lawn sport spectating.
I have been one of the staunchest defenders of wedges, but the two-tone wedges here in black and tan don't go with the outfit.
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Old 09-03-2012, 09:05 PM
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Bad shoes, just don't go with the oufit. could have worn the scarf in her breast pocket, the way she wore it looks too air hostessy
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Old 09-03-2012, 09:27 PM
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Well I for one thought she looked quite nice. Yes maybe a little air hostess like but quite clean and businesslike. I rather like the look. I really like the wedges, always have.
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Old 09-04-2012, 02:46 PM
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I understand about the wedges but... couldn't she find a pair with black or darker jute instead of the glaring light straw color? They wouldn't be as in your face then..
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Old 09-05-2012, 05:33 PM
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Smart choice for presenting the medals - my only issue was the dress underneath was very figure hugging and you could see it bumped up at the edge of the jacket at times. I dont have a problem with her wearing her favourite wedges they would have been comfortable and more practical than heels
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