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Old 02-09-2016, 01:02 AM
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i was actually expecting this navy McQueen to be worn at the Cadet Service Kate Mixes New McQueen and Old Favorites at Irish Guard Armed Forces Day Event - What Kate Wore

however if she had considered it - the size of the brooch would have been a deal breaker with all of those buttons. I think she chose wisely.

Old 02-09-2016, 01:36 AM
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I am not a fan of that navy blue, the gold buttons are some where between busy and costumey. At least with the Irish guards she wouldn't have looked like she was mimicking them as their uniforms are red.

The broach wouldn't have fit, unless it was over top of the buttons on one side, the double breasted style calls for a much smaller broach.

Old 02-09-2016, 02:38 AM
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What has Kate done to her eyebrows? She can't leave them alone! But critics say the results are unflattering - and ageing* | Daily Mail Online
Old 02-09-2016, 03:52 AM
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I refuse to click on that misogynistic click bait. Frankly, I refuse to believe any woman in the world would do so. *shudders*
Old 02-09-2016, 07:39 AM
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I actually hate the fashion for big drawn on eyebrows that are everywhere now. Some people ( I'm not saying Kate ) look like clowns.
As for Kate I have always thought she could cut back a bit with eye make up JMO

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Old 02-10-2016, 02:10 AM
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Old 02-17-2016, 12:10 PM
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The Duchess looked very elegant today for the Huffington Post engagement today
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Did not like the outfit for Kate today

and the hair always in her face
Old 02-17-2016, 02:17 PM
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Don't mind the skirt but think it would look better in a pencil style, but not a fan of the top. And wish she would do something with her hair.
Old 02-17-2016, 02:56 PM
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Huffington Post engagement - I love love LOVE the look today, with the white blouse and tweedish-skirt. Love it. And the hair looks so much better just that bit shorter.
Old 02-17-2016, 03:28 PM
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Not a fan of the looks mismatched.

Old 02-17-2016, 04:07 PM
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I think the look works well for the nature of the engagement - it also reminds me very much of her pre-engagement days when she was either working for Jigsaw or her parents party business. This is the type of clothes she wore in those days.
I adore the skirt its cute and girly and works well with the blouse.
Agree about the hair is a royal mess at the minute - neither one length or the other and those bangs are annoying me. This whole look would have been perfect had she caught it back in an elegant ponytail, then the high neck blouse could have shone.
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Old 02-17-2016, 05:36 PM
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i like kate's look today, she never disappoints :)
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Old 02-17-2016, 06:08 PM
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I love the look today too, and agree her hair looks much nicer now. I particularly liked the skirt

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Old 02-17-2016, 06:47 PM
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LOVE this outfit! Perfect for me. Hair will always be a problem.
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Old 02-17-2016, 07:15 PM
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I can't decide over this new outift yet. I like it because she has tried something new, but I also don't like it as I think that an high-waist skirt matched with a shirt is more flattering on a curvy woman.
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Old 02-17-2016, 07:17 PM
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I'm on the fence about Catherine's latest outfit. It's not something I'd wear, but the skirt is elegant and the whole look suits her well overall. However, I do agree about her hair, it looks a little unkempt and 'in her face'.
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Old 02-17-2016, 07:28 PM
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I loved today's outfit. I also don't mind her hair. I like the new shorter cut and think the length really suits her.
Old 02-17-2016, 07:43 PM
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It shows how much tastes vary! I think her hair looks lovely, but the outfit looks thrown together. Just my opinion.
Old 02-17-2016, 07:47 PM
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I think Catherine looked fine today. The outfit was business-casual and in my opinion, worked for the engagement.

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