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Old 11-08-2015, 11:20 PM
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Catherine was very elegant at the Festival of Remembrance.
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Busty isn't a descriptive adjective I'd ever apply to Kate!

She looks fine; the dress is conservative and well-suited to the occasion, and it's the sort of thing she'll probably wear again.
Yeah, that's the point! I know Kate isn't busty at all, but that dress made her look as if she were busty! She is very thin and can pull off better silhouttes
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Old 11-09-2015, 01:48 PM
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Oh, that's really pretty and elegant! The guy next to Kate doesn't look half bad either...
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Old 11-16-2015, 03:54 PM
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Here's one Alexander McQueen gown we can all hope Catherine NEVER wears:

Rooney Mara in Alexander McQueen at the 7th Annual Governors Awards | Tom & Lorenzo Fabulous & Opinionated

(not really OT, but this gown gave me a laugh today)
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I'd like to see the top as a jacket. Perhaps with white or matching red trousers. A bit excentric but not too much over the top. Not something for the Dutchess though, not her style.
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Old 11-17-2015, 02:25 PM
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Hello! article on Catherine's outfit for the Fostering Network event.

It's a lovely dress!
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Old 11-17-2015, 02:31 PM
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Love that dress. Divine, especially the color. Gorgeous, Elegant, and regal. Perfect for a princess! Or Duchess!
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Old 11-17-2015, 02:56 PM
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Catherine looks great! The dress is beautiful and elegant. I also love her hair.
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I don't like the dress, I think it is dowdy.


The hairstyle is okay.
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Old 11-17-2015, 03:39 PM
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Lovely dress but the belt isn't very attractive. Like her hairstyle.


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Old 11-17-2015, 05:03 PM
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Duchess steps out in a £555 royal blue dress by Indian designer Saloni

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The fabric looks interesting, however the dress is nothing special in my opinion. There are hundreds of dresses out there just like it. I do think Catherine looks pretty.
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I think she look smashing! Great color for her, love the textured material and the style is classical elegance...and appears to fit her very well!


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Sorry, but this is in my bottom ten all time. It is hard for anything to make Kate's derriere look large. This does. There is an awkward tulip shape thing happening with the bottom half.
It's the right color, nice length, appropriate and the fabric is gorgeous. But it's dull and not flattering. JMO.
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Old 11-17-2015, 05:34 PM
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Sorry, but this is in my bottom ten all time. It is hard for anything to make Kate's derriere look large. This does. There is an awkward tulip shape thing happening with the bottom half.
It's the right color, nice length, appropriate and the fabric is gorgeous. But it's dull and not flattering. JMO.
Exactly my thoughts. Dull and not flattering is a great way to describe it. The fabric, as you stated, is gorgeous.
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It's a classic A line dress....it doesn't even show her behind. I don't see how it can make her look too big....most of her dresses are A lines....
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Old 11-17-2015, 05:45 PM
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The dress is attractive. It is a great color. The belt and shoes match.

IMO, it is a great look that could have been polished a bit more without the 'Shirley Temple curls'.
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Old 11-17-2015, 05:50 PM
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I lie her dress.... Wish she could have recycled this one though, it is one of my favourite blue dresses of her:

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Sorry, but this is in my bottom ten all time. It is hard for anything to make Kate's derriere look large. This does. There is an awkward tulip shape thing happening with the bottom half.
It's the right color, nice length, appropriate and the fabric is gorgeous. But it's dull and not flattering. JMO.
Tulip-shaped. That was the word I was looking for to describe the 'full sail' look in the wind, and yes, it is an awkward shape.

But with the reappearance of the "sausage curls" the only thing missing was the four-inch wide sash and obligatory bows.
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Old 11-17-2015, 06:24 PM
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Tulip-shaped. That was the word I was looking for to describe the 'full sail' look in the wind, and yes, it is an awkward shape.

But with the reappearance of the "sausage curls" the only thing missing was the four-inch wide sash and obligatory bows.
We called them 'boings'.
http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-emWCyxn7yV...rley_young.jpg

http://spyhollywood.com/wp-content/u...-temple-13.jpg

http://www.gannett-cdn.com/-mm-/b20d...TY-2642529.jpg

http://www.birdyboredombusters.com/i...rope_boing.jpg
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