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Old 05-11-2012, 05:39 PM
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Stunning! Wish she had worn her hair like this for her wedding --- tiara and veil would have "hung" much better.
Me too; up do would have looked absolutely stunning with her wedding dress.

Old 05-11-2012, 06:15 PM
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Count me in as well with your opinions, ladies, that would have looked sublime.

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Old 05-11-2012, 06:18 PM
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What a beautiful dress!!! Wow!!!
Old 05-11-2012, 06:28 PM
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Kate looks gorgeous! I love the colour, the hair - everything, at least from the few pictures I can see.
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Stunning! IMO the best she has EVER looked including the wedding....just absolutly in love with the whole look!!!!
Old 05-11-2012, 06:31 PM
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Originally Posted by asturiana
What a beautiful dress!!! Wow!!!
Yup! I think her "stylist" for the wedding missed BIG with her hair. Hair/tiara management is an art .... Check with Queen Silvia for the best advice :)
Old 05-11-2012, 06:52 PM
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Oh my! Tonight Kate had oodles of "Princess Power". Very regal and the best I've ever seen her.
Old 05-11-2012, 06:57 PM
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An up do, finally! Catherine looks beautiful this evening and the colour of that dress is stunning. She looks suitably regal, and I would like to own her clutch bag, please. Thank you.
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Old 05-11-2012, 07:04 PM
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She looks amazing! The color is gorgeous, and the lace details are beautiful. Her hairstyle is also wonderful! One of her best looks yet!
Old 05-11-2012, 07:10 PM
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i'm hugely in love with this appearence. she looks sublime! the dress is gorgeous (i'm specially in love with the lace detail in the back), the colour is beautiful, the updo is an amazing choice and the jewelry complements it all very well. spotless. a special appearance for a special occasion certainly.
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Old 05-11-2012, 07:15 PM
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All I can say is "WOW"!!!!! She looks gorgeous!!!!

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Old 05-11-2012, 08:19 PM
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Also it is SO NICE to see an appearance where we're all in agreement that she knocked it out of the park :)
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I don't usually post about the Duchess of Cambridge, but she is absolutely gorgeous!

She is the epitome of grace and glamor and looks truly regal!!

It is so good to see her in an updo!!!! Way to go, your highness!!!

10 out of 10!!!!!!!
Old 05-11-2012, 08:31 PM
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Old 05-11-2012, 09:23 PM
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Radiant! VERY beautiful indeed and it seems what many people have been waiting for for ages!! LOL!
Now, without wishing to stir up the debate about hairstyles etc, it's a real treat to see her hair styled like that and such a surprise that I think it's nice once in a while to do it.
Old 05-11-2012, 09:34 PM
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Gorgeous!! Love the dress and hair, looks divine! Don't know if I like this updo or the Canada Day updo more!!. Anyway, this should please the hair brigade who go on about how she should wear an updo!.
Old 05-11-2012, 09:47 PM
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And the "hair brigade" duly notes her beautiful updo! Obviously, Kate is also taking note of how a flattering updo complements her pretty face and a lovely evening look.
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Old 05-11-2012, 10:01 PM
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Beautiful! Gorgeous color on her, and the style couldn't be more flattering.
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I love the hair and it looks great on her. Why she hasn't worn in this way before is beyond me. It really suits her you can see her face and her lovely earrings. Love the strong colour of the dress. I think it's the best I have seen her! Yeah for Kate, I hope she wears her hair like this again because she really wears it well.
Old 05-11-2012, 10:58 PM
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Catherine looks simply exquisite in the blue gown. The color suits her, and the up-do and earrings complete the looks quite nicely. I love the lace detailing in the back. The only minus for me is her choice of footwear (whatever was visible of it). She does look radiant, regal and sophisticated; everything a princess ought to be when going out on the town for a public engagement.
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Old 05-11-2012, 11:13 PM
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Isn't that something that Dazzling suggested this dress for her months ago??!!
Finally, a great hairdo showing off her pretty face!
Front of gown a little spare for me and do agree that a woman with slightly more, weight and bust, would look better. More draping and padding for Kate would have improved her look.

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