venerdì 30 dicembre 2016

The Duchess of Cambridge's Complete 2016 Lookbook

A look back at all the looks the Duchess of Cambridge has been photographed wearing in 2016 (you can find the 2015 lookbook here).

Paparazzi/candid shots are included.

For each look, you'll find a link to either a news article or photo gallery for more pictures and in-depth information on the event.

Enjoy!


1. 10 January 2016 - Sunday morning church service at St Mary Magdalene, Sandringham and commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of the Gallipoli campaign.
Virgin wool plaid blazer and guncheck wool trumpet skirt, both by Michael Kors; unidentified black turtleneck top; "Fairy Tale" hat by Sylvia Fletcher for Lock & Co.; Aquatalia by Marvin K "Rhumba" boots; Kiki Classic citrine pear drop earrings; Mulberry "Bayswater" clutch in black suede (Daily Mail article here, Mirror article and photo gallery here).


2. Out shopping with Prince George, date and location unconfirmed, photos published on Australian magazine Woman's Day dated 18 January 2016, on sale 10 January 2016 (cover can be found here), illustrating an article on Prince George's first day at nursery school on 6 January 2016.
New jacket: "Hendre" jacket in navy boiled wool by Katherine Hooker; unidentified grey top and skinny jeans; new shoes: Russell & Bromley "Chester" loafers in navy suede.

 

3. 7 February 2016 - Marking the 75th anniversary of the RAF Air Cadets at her first official engagement as Honorary Air Commandant of the organisation at RAF church St Clement Danes, followed by a reception at the Royal Courts of Justice, London.
Black felt Sylvia Flercher for Lock & Co. hat; Alexander McQueen cornflower blue belted coat; unidentified black dress/skirt (just seen); navy suede "Muse" clutch by Stuart Weitzman at Russell & Bromley; navy merino wool "Imogen" gloves by Cornelia James; unidentified (possibly Asprey) diamond and aquamarine earrings; new shoes: navy suede "Malory" pumps by Rupert Sandersonnew brooch: the RAF Cadets Dacre brooch, presented in 1982 by Mrs Dacre to the Corps and subsequently presented to the Duchess as a gift following her appointment as Honorary Air Commandant of the organization (Daily Mail article here).


4. 7 February 2016 - Boarding the royal helicopter in Hyde Park on her way back to Norfolk after the RAF Cadets engagement in the morning.
New coat: Mulberry "Paddington" wool blend coat; Tusting "Explorer" holdall in olive canvas with tan leather trim; unidentified necklace; most probably the same unidentified black dress worn in the morning.


5. 8 February 2016 - Video message filmed at Salusbury Primary School in Queen's Park, London, to launch Children's Mental Health Week 2016 in support of Place2Be, of which the Duchess is patron.
Rebecca Taylor suit with frayed trim and sequin floral embellishment; diamond and sapphire earrings (Daily Mail article here; you can watch the video here).


6. 17 February 2016 - Guest editing the Huffington Post UK from Kensington Palace in support of the launch of the children's mental health initiative "Young Minds Matter".
New shirt: "Vinnie" off-white high-neck shirt by Reiss; new skirt: bouclé wool-blend skirt with yarn fringe detail by Dolce & Gabbana; Classic Baroque Pearl earring drop by Annoushka suspended from Kiki Classic 18ct yellow gold and diamond hoops; Cartier Ballon Bleu watch; Stuart Weitzman black suede "Power" pumps (Daily Mail article here).


7. 18 February 2016 - Attending the Search and Rescue Force Disbandment Parade at RAF Valley in Anglesey, North Wales (the service has now been privatised and is operated by a civilian company).
"Betty Boop" brown felt hat by Sylvia Fletcher for Lock & Co.; Mappin & Webb white gold and diamond "Empress" earrings; L.K. Bennett red wool-mix "Ami" coat with belt; brown wool gloves (possibly the "Imogen" in chocolate merino wool by Cornelia James, although pictures aren't clear enough to tell for sure); unidentified black/brown clutch bag (Catherine's beloved Mulberry "Bayswater" came in chocolate as well, so again it's a possibility - or indeed it may be her black suede one); unidentified brown suede pumps (Daily Mail article here).


8. Published by the Daily Mail on 21 February 2016, likely taken the day before - Shopping on the King's Road (including at fitnesswear shop Lululemon, as seen from the carrier bag).
New gilet: Temperely London black leather and suede gilet; Temperley London honeycomb tunic in black; unidentified black leggings; Classic Baroque Pearl earring drop by Annoushka suspended from Kiki Classic 18ct yellow gold and diamond hoops; Asics "Oberon 8" running shoes; grey leather Tod's D-Styling medium-sized bowler bag (Daily Mail article here).

 

9. 24 February 2016 - First solo engagement in Scotland: visiting three school-based charity projects in Edinburgh, in support of Place2Be, The Art Room and Tennis on the Road.
 Long belted coat in green virgin wool by Sportmax, worn with the original belt; unidentified black turtleneck top; new skirt: classic houndstooth pure wool kilt by Le Kilt; Mulberry "Bayswater" clutch in black suede; Stuart Weitzman black suede "Power" pumps"Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough; Cartier Ballon Bleu watch (Daily Mail article here).
Tennis look new top: white "Baseline" half-zip women's tennis top by Nike; new trousers: black "Tuxedo" track pants by Monreal London; new shoes: Asics Gel-Solution Speed 3 ladies tennis shoes; Cartier Ballon Bleu watch.


10. Released by Kensington Palace on 7 March 2016, taken on 3 March in an undisclosed location in the French Alps during the family's first skiing holiday.
 White E+O ski jacket and coral ski pants; unidentified ivory zipped cardi; "Grace" white topaz stud earrings by Kiki McDonough; new hat: "Alwin" navy pompon hat by Eisbaer; Restelli Guanti for Alexski ski mittens in black kid leather with possum liningUvex Ultrasonic black chrome ski gogglesnew boots: Women's 1964 Pac2 snow boots in curry by Sorel (Daily Mail article here).


 11. 10 March 2016 - A series of engagements highligthing mental health issues and efforts to prevent suicide and to support those bereaved by suicide at St Thomas' Hospital, Maytree Suicide Respite Centre and Kensington Palace.
Erdem "Allie" coat; new dress: Jonathan Saunders for Debenhms/EDITION black sheer bird print dress; Stuart Weitzman for Russell & Bromley black suede "Muse" clutch; Stuart Weitzman black suede "Power" pumps; emerald and diamond earrings; Cartier Ballon Bleu watch (Daily Mail article here).
 

12. 11 March 2016 - Visiting a project by urban youth charity XL-Mentoring at the Barbican, London.
New suit: coral checkered box pleated A-line skirt and boat neck top with belt detail at the front in style 1113 by Eponine London; Stuart Weitzman for Russell & Bromley black suede "Muse" clutch; Gianvito Rossi black suede pumps; Kiki Classic pale pink morganite and diamond cushion drop earrings suspended from Kiki Classic 18k white gold and diamond hoops (Daily Mail article here).


 13. 14 March 2016 - Attending the Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey with the Queen and other senior members of the Royal Family.
New hat: bespoke version of the W009/W010 styles by John Boyd; aquamarine and diamond earrings (unidentified, possibly by Asprey); unidentified grey pleated dress (possibly the one worn to a book launch in 2007); new coat: bespoke coat with lace print by Erdem, based on styles from the pre-fall 2015 collection; new shoes: "Winona" high heel pumps in grey suede by Rupert Sanderson; new clutch: "Natasha" classic envelope clutch in cinder kid suede with leather trim by Emmy London (Daily Mail article here; order of service here).


14. 18 March 2016 - Official opening of a new EACH charity shop in Holt, Norfolk.
M Missoni tweed collarless coat; cornflower blue sleeveless pleated dress by Zara; Cartier Ballon Bleu watch; sapphire and diamond earrings; Stuart Weitzman for Russell & Bromley navy suede "Muse" clutch; new shoes: navy suede point-toe pumps by Prada (Daily Mail article here).


15. ITV documentary "Our Queen at 90", aired on 27 March 2016, filmed sometime in February 2016 (first solo interview).
Rebecca Taylor jacket with frayed trim and sequin floral embellishment (Daily Telegraph article here).


16. 6 April 2016 - Hosting a reception at Kensington Palace for young Indian and Bhutanese people living in the UK ahead of the Royal visit to India and Bhutan.
New gown: "Mary" illusion dot dress in blue by London-based, Indian-born designer Saloni; "Temple of Heaven" girandole pendant earrings by Cassandra Goad; navy suede Rupert Sanderson "Malory" heels (Daily Mail article here).


Royal tour of India and Bhutan, 10-16 April 2016


17. 10 April 2016 - Arrival in Mumbai and wreath-laying ceremony at the Taj Palace Hotel.
New dress: bespoke version of an Alexander McQueen pre-fall 2016 paisley-print dress with peplum detail; new bag: Russell & Bromley "Curvy" clutch bag in taupe suede with a gunmetal frame and clasp closure; new shoes: L.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather; "Temple of Heaven" girandole pendant earrings by Cassandra Goad (Daily Mail article here).


 18. 10 April 2016 - Watching a young person’s cricket match at Oval Maidan, a public park in Mumbai, and meeting representatives and beneficiaries of three charities: Magic Bus, Doorstep, and India’s Childline, and later visiting Banganga Water Tank and meeting with representatives of the Smile Foundation.
New dress: "Gulrukh" tunic dress in viscose georgette by Indian designer Anita Dongre; new shoes: "Fleur" espadrille wedges in mink by Monsoon; new earrings: filigree bead short drop earrings by Accessorize; Ray-Ban Wayfarer (folding?) sunglasses (Daily Mail article here, Daily Telegraph article on how the Duchess had the dress customized here).


19. 10 April 2016 - Attending a reception and dinner hosted by the British High Commission in partnership with the British Asian Trust at the Taj Palace Hotel to celebrate Mumbai’s film and creative industries and to raise funds for the three charity the couple met earlier in the day.
New gown: bespoke Jenny Packham evening gown and matching cape, hand-beaded in India; new bag: bespoke Jenny Packham clutch matching the gown; new shoes: navy suede Prada sandals with wavy straps (either this style or this one, it's impossible to tell for sure from the pictures available); new earrings: bespoke lapis and diamond oval drop earrings by Jaipur-based Amrapali Jewels, similar in style to these (Daily Mail article here).


20. 11 April 2016 - Meeting aspiring young entrepreneurs at a GREAT campaign event at The Social, a bar, restaurant and collaborative workspace in Mumbai. Later, arrival in New Delhi, wreath-laying at India Gate, the country's main war memorial and visit to Gandhi Smriti, where Mahatma Gandhi, India’s founding father, spent the last few years of his life.
New dress: ivory wool crepe midi dress with pocket detail by Emilia Wickstead; new bag: Mulberry "Bayswater" clutch in oatmeal suede; new shoes: "Calice" high heel pumps in pink lady textured kid by Rupert Sanderson; "Temple of Heaven" girandole pendant earrings by Cassandra Goad (Dail Mail article here). 


21. 11 April 2016 - Garden party at the British High Commissioner's residence in New Delhi to celebrate the Queen's 90th birthday.
New top: "Delphia" crop top with opulent embroidery motifs of Indian chintz and lattice and new skirt: long "Delphia" skirt in embroidered silk, both by Temperley London; unidentified costume chandelier earrings, dating back to at least 2007; new shoes: criss-cross ankle wrap suede sandals by Gianvito Rossi; new bag: black satin clutch with crystal-embellished clasp by Prada (Daily Mail article here).


22. 12 April 2016 - Visiting the Salaam Baalak Trust, a charity which provides a sensitive and caring environment to street and working children in New Delhi.
New dress: red navy border print lace up maxi dress by Glamorous; new shoes: Russell & Bromley "Xpresso" crossover flat shoes in blush suede; filigree bead short drop earrings by Accessorize (Daily Mail article here).

 

 23. 12 April 2016 - Meeting with a group of women's rights activists at the British High Commissioner's residence and lunch with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Hyderabad House in New Delhi, a residence used by the Government for meetings with visiting foreign dignitaries. Arrival at Tezpur Airport in Assam.
New dress: "Desdemona" lace dress in jade by Temperley London; L.K. Bennett "Natalie" clutch; new earrings: Kiki McDonough green tourmaline and green amethyst oval drop earringsL.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather (Daily Mail article here).

 

24. 12 April 2016 - Seeing dance and musical performances by local people at the time of the Bohag Bihu festival, the celebration of the Assamese New Year.
New dress: printed crinkled silk-chiffon and twill maxi dress by Anna Sui; gold-tone chandelier earrings with azure stones (chalcedony?), dating back to at least 2006; Pied-a-Terre "Imperia" wedges in black canvas (Daily Mail article here).

 

25. 13 April 2016 - Open-air drive around Kaziranga National Park and meeting with local people, park staff and rangers.
New shirt: "Gretna" ruffled shirt in white/navy/sand from Australian brand RM Williams's A/W 2014 collection; new trousers: biker stretch pants by Zara; Kiki Classic citrine pear drop earrings by Kiki McDonough; Sebago "Bala" moccasin slip-on shoes in white/taupe; new scarf: beige Indian embroidered stole by Flora Garments; Ray-Ban Wayfarer (folding?) sunglasses (Daily Mail article here).


26. 13 April 2016 - Visiting Pan Bari village and the Kaziranga Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation Centre and meeting with young filmmakers from the Green Hub, a project that teaches film-making as a vocational skill to young people across North-East India. Then visiting the Kaziranga Discovery Centre, built by Elephant Family, the charity founded by Mark Shand, late brother of The Duchess of Cornwall.
New dress: embroidered smock dress by Topshop; filigree bead short drop earrings by Accessorize; Pied-a-Terre "Imperia" wedges in black canvas (Daily Mail article here).


27. 14 April 2016 - Departing Guwahati Airport in Assam en route to Bhutan.
"Chrissy" dress by Tory Burch, in a Moroccan-inspired print of abstract fans and flourishes; L.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather; new earrings: lavender amethyst pear and oval drop earrings by Kiki McDonough.


28. 14 April 2016 - Arrival at Paro Airport in Bhutan, ceremonial welcome and scenic drive to the capital city of Thimphu.
Bespoke Emilia Wickstead belted coatdress in buttercup yellow; L.K. Bennett "Natalie" clutch; L.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather; new earrings: gold charm earrings by Brora (Daily Mail article here).


 29. 14 April 2016 - Arrival at Thimphu Dzong, a Buddhist monastery, fortress and the seat of Bhutan's government; chipdrel (a traditional welcome procession, and rivate audience with the King and Queen. Later, visit to Thimphu’s open-air archery venue (archery is Bhutan's national sport) and meeting with young people from local schools and NGOs.
New cape: Paul & Joe cream wool cape embroidered in India with pink, turquoise and red florals; new skirt: inspired by the kira, the national dress for women in Bhutan, made in England by Catherine's dressmaker from material sourced and woven in Bhutan; L.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather; lavender amethyst pear and oval drop earrings by Kiki McDonough (Daily Mail article here).

 

30. 14 April 2016 - Private dinner with the King and Queen at Lingkana Palace.
New dress: floral mesh gown by Tory Burch; criss-cross ankle wrap suede sandals by Gianvito Rossi; new scarf: plain cashmere shawl in orange by Pickett London; gold charm earrings by Brora (Daily Mail article here).


31. 15 April 2016 - Hiking to Paro Taktsang, the Tiger’s Nest monastery, a prominent Himalayan Buddhist sacred site and temple in the upper Paro valley.
Shooting leather waistcoat by Really Wild Clothing in olive green nubuck; new shirt: white linen classic blouse by Jaeger; new jeans: no definite ID, the mid-rise biker trousers in khaki marl by Zara is a possibility; Penelope Chilvers long tassel boots in conker; Kiki Classic citrine pear drop earrings by Kiki McDonough; Ray-Ban Wayfarer (folding?) sunglasses; beige Indian embroidered stole by Flora Garments (Daily Mail article here).



32. 15 April 2016 - Attending a reception in Thimphu for British nationals in Bhutan and Bhutanese people with strong links to the UK.
New dress: Beulah London "Juliet" dress in silk chiffon with a poppy print (the poppy is the national flower of Bhutan); "Temple of Heaven" girandole pendant earrings by Cassandra Goad; criss-cross ankle wrap suede sandals by Gianvito Rossi (Daily Mail article here).


33. 16 April 2016 - Departing Bhutan en route to Agra, India.
White broderie anglaise suit by Alexander McQueen; L.K. Bennett "Natalie" clutch; L.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather; "Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough; new necklace: rose gold and diamond necklace depicting the endless knot, one of the eight auspicious symbols in Buddhism, representing the harmony of wisdom and compassion, a gift from Bhutan's Queen Jetsun. The Duchess's is a bespoke version of this silver and cubic zirconia necklace by Sonam Rabgye (Daily Mail article here).


34. 16 April 2016 - Visiting the Taj Mahal in Agra, India.
New dress: blue and white embroidered dress by Indian-born designer Naeem KhanL.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leatherRay-Ban Wayfarer (folding?) sunglassesnew earrings: Bhutanese earrings bought at a market stall during the hike to the Tiger's Nest monastery (Daily Mail articles here and here).


35. 21 April 2016 - Leaving Kensington Palace en route to the Queen's 90th birthday party at Windsor Castle.
New dress: unidentified green lace dress (possibilities include Dolce & Gabbana and bespoke Temperley London).


36. 22 April 2016 - Hosting President and Mrs Obama for dinner at Kensington Palace.
New dress: "Addison" printed silk dress in multi/azure by L.K.Bennett; navy fabric belt (most probably the one debuted in India with the Glamorous dress); navy suede Rupert Sanderson "Malory" heels; pear shape tanzanite and diamond pendant and matching earrings by G. Collins & Sons Ltd (Daily Mail articles here and here).

 

37. 24 April 2016 - Launching the Heads Together campaign to eliminate stigma and change the conversation on mental health.
New top: "Tippi" striped 100% merino wool sweater with shoulder buttons in ivory/navy by J. Crew; "Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough; unidentified navy skinny jeans; most probably "Fleur" espadrille wedges in mink by Monsoonnew headband: #HeadsTogether sports headband (Daily Mail article here).


38. Released on 30 April 2016 - Photos by Josh Olins, part of a photoshoot appearing in the 100th anniversary issue of British Vogue magazine and displayed at the National Portrait Gallery, of which the Duchess is patron, as part of the "Vogue 100 - A Century of Style" exhibition.
On the left, Catherine is wearing: vintage dark green wool felt fedora by Beyond Retro; Burberry double-breasted coat in charcoal brown suede; white Burberry shirt, possibly the check jacquard white cotton shirt, although no positive ID.
On the right: women's striped t-shirt in red/navy by Petit Bateau; black stretch boot cut trousers with red military topstitching by Burberry. None of the clothes are Kate's, she chose them from a selection brought along to the shoot by one of the magazine's senior style directors, Lucinda Chambers (Vogue article here; Daily Mail article here).


 

39. The remaining looks from the Vogue 100 photoshoot, published on 3 May 2016.
Bottom right - tartan shirt by Burberry; belted palazzo rinse jeans by 7 for all mankind; unidentified black leather belt. Again, none of the clothes are Kate's, she chose them from a selection brought along to the shoot by one of the magazine's senior style directors, Lucinda Chambers  (view all the photos from the shoot here).

 

40. 4 May 2016 - Opening the Magic Garden at Hampton Court Palace, the Palace's new children's play area, designed by RHS Chelsea award-winning landscape architect Robert Myers, drawing inspiration from the myths and legends of the Tudor Court. Then attending a lunch reception in support of the Anna Freud Centre at Spencer House in London, her first engagement as Patron of the Anna Freud Centre.
Indigo twill jacquard swing coat by Michael Kors (from the Spring 2014 collection); "Peridot" drepe dress by Roksanda Ilincic in light blue grey crepe; new bag: "Nina" clutch bag in trench leather by L.K. Bennett; L.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leatherCartier Ballon Bleu watch; Mappin & Webb white gold and diamond "Empress" earrings and necklace (Daily Mail article here).


41. 4 May 2016 - Viewing the "Vogue 100 - A Century of Style" exhbition at the National Portrait Gallery in London, featuring work in British Vogue magazine from 1916 – 2016, including two photos of the Duchess herself from the centenary issue photoshoot.
Wool cashmere peplum dress with draped hemline by Alexander McQueen; "Nina" clutch bag in trench leather by L.K. Bennett; L.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leatherCartier Ballon Bleu watch; "Riva" diamond cluster drop earrings and "Riva" diamond cluster bib necklace, both by Monica Vinader (Daily Mail article here).

 

42. 15 May 2016 - Attending the final night of the Queen's 90th birthday celebrations at the Royal Windsor Horse Show in the grounds of Windsor Castle.
New dress: white cotton-blend lace dress by Dolce & Gabbana; new jacket: red blazer with back pleat by Zara; diamond chandelier earrings thought to be on loan from the Queen; black satin clutch with crystal-embellished clasp by Prada; unidentified black pashmina, possibly new (Daily Mail article here).


43. 16 May 2016 - Attending the launch event for the Heads Together mental health campaign at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London.
New shirt: cream silk "Binky" blouse by Goat; new skirt: "Geo" cotton jacquard skirt by Banana Republic; sapphire and diamond earrings; navy suede "Malory" pumps by Rupert Sanderson; navy suede "Frome" clutch bag by L.K. Bennett (Daily Mail article here).


 44. 20 May 2016 - Visiting Portsmouth in her role as Royal Patron of the 1851 Trust, to see how the trust is using sailing to inspire younge people in sport, education and technology.
Silk georgette blouse and embellished wool crepe skirt, both by Alexander McQueen; navy suede "Malory" pumps by Rupert Sanderson; navy "Kate" quilted leather clutch by Jaeger (Daily Mail article here).
Sailing looknew jumper: black cable-knit jumper, possibly by Ralph Lauren; unidentified black skinny jeans; new trainers: Adidas Pure Boost X trainers; new jacket: Land Rover BAR Team Elite jacket by Henry Lloyd; new trousers: Columbia Sportswear trousers, possibly one of their convertible styles (Daily Mail article here).


45. 23 May 2016 - Attending for the first time the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea in London.
Green belted coatdress by Catherine Walker, in a bespoke style that mixes elements of the "Evelyn" and the "Lara"; "Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough; Cartier Ballon Bleu watch; "Nina" clutch bag in trench leather by L.K. Bennett; L.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather (Daily Mail article here).


46. 24 May 2016 - Playing with Prince George in the grounds of Kensington Palace.
New dress: "Cezanne" pleated dress in ebony/navy combo by Great Plains (Daily Mail article here).

 

47. 24 May 2016 - Attending the last garden party of the season at Buckingham Palace.
Bespoke Alexander McQueen ivory crepe dress with wave ruffle panel; "Georgie" hat by Jane Taylor(both first worn at Prince George's christening in October 2013); Classic Baroque Pearl earring drop by Annoushka suspended from Kiki Classic 18ct yellow gold and diamond hoops"Nina" clutch bag in trench leather by L.K. Bennett; new shoes: Gianvito 105 suede pumps in praline (Daily Mail article here).


48. New official portrait by photographer Chris Jelf, who was printed on the Duke and Duchess's thank you cards to those who wrote to congratulate them on their fifth wedding anniversary and shared on Twitter by recipient Paul Ratcliffe on 26 May 2016. A solo version of the portrait from the same photoshoot was sent on 19 May 2016 by the Duchess to the International Children's Palliative Care Conference in Buenos Aires, along with a letter of support to all attendees.
New jacket: Philosophy by Alberta Ferretti ivory fitted jacket with front patch pockets; ivory pleated skirt, most likely the "Lina" dobby pleated skirt by Whistles first worn in Los Angeles during the 2011 tour; Kiki Classic pale pink morganite and diamond cushion drop earrings by Kiki McDonough, suspended from Kiki Classic 18k white gold and diamond hoops (Daily Mail article here).


49. 28 May 2016 - Attending the Houghton International Horse Trials at Houghton Hall in Norfolk.
"Tori" Breton stripe top by Ralph Lauren; UFO jeans first worn hiking in Bhutan, could be the mid-rise biker trousers in khaki marl by Zara; Le Chameau "Vierzon" green leather boots; unidentified navy sweater/jumper; new headband: leopard print Alice band (Daily Mail article here).


50. 29 May 2016 - Attending the last day of the Houghton International Horse Trials at Houghton Hall in Norfolk.
Barbour "Belford" jacket; unidentified dark skinny jeans; Le Chameau "Vierzon" green leather boots.


 51. 9 June 2016 - Hosting a dinner at Kensington Palace in celebration of SportsAid's 40th anniversary year. The Duchess, who has been Patron of the charity since 2013, also met SportsAid ambassadors and young athletes who will be competing in the forthcoming Rio 2016 Olympics.
New gown: "Nansen" blue open-shoulder crepe gown by Roland Mouret; criss-cross ankle wrap suede sandals by Gianvito Rossi; black satin clutch with crystal-embellished clasp by Prada; new earrings: diamond tricolor gold "Trinity" hoops by Cartier (Daily Mail article here).

 

 52. 10 June 2016 - Attending the National Service of Thanksgiving to mark the Queen's 90th birthday at St Paul's Cathedral in London.
New coat: bespoke sky blue coat with white lace trim by Catherine Walker that incorporates elements of the "Rosa" and "Melrose" styles; bespoke hat by Jane Taylor first worn at Princess Charlotte's christening; Gianvito 105 suede pumps in praline; "Nina" clutch bag in trench leather by L.K. Bennett; unidentified (possibly Asprey) diamond and aquamarine earrings; new necklace: unidentified pendant, possibly aquamarine and diamonds (Daily Mail articles here and here; order of service here).


53. 11 July 2016 - Trooping the Colour.
New hat: powder pink sinamay slice hat by Philip Treacy (style OC 147); bespoke Alexander McQueen fit and flare coatdress first worn at Princess Charlotte's christening; Mappin & Webb white gold and diamond "Empress" necklace; new earrings: "Eugenia" silver-tone faux pearl and crystal ear cuffs by Balenciaga; Mulberry "Bayswater" clutch in oatmeal suede (Daily Mail articles here and here).


 54. 12 June 2016 - Attending the Patron's Lunch, a special street party held along The Mall to celebrate the Queen's patronage of over 600 charities and organisations on the occasion of her 90th birthday.
New dress: "Marwood" colour-block wool crepe dress by Roksanda"Nina" clutch bag in trench leather by L.K. Bennett; L.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather; Mappin & Webb white gold and diamond "Empress" earrings and necklace (Daily Mail article here).


 55. 13 June 2016 - Attending the annual Order of the Garter service at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle.
Red Catherine Walker coat and dress, first worn in Calgary during the 2011 Canada tour; Sylvia Fletcher for Lock & Co. red felt hat; acorn and oak leaves white gold and diamonds  Royal wedding earrings by Robinson Pelham; Art Deco diamond bracelet thought to be a wedding present from the Prince of Wales; Mappin & Webb white gold and diamond "Empress" necklace; bespoke Alexander McQueen red clutch bag with bow detail; new shoes: red suede court shoes by Gianvito Rossi (Daily Mail article here).


56. 14 June 2016 - Visiting the US Embassy in London to sign the book of condolence for the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting of 12 June.
 Black Ralph Lauren peplum jacket; new dress: "Sophia" colour block floral print dress by Tory Burch"Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough; Stuart Weitzman black suede "Power" pumps (Daily Mail article here).


57. 14 June 2016 - Attending a garden party hosted by the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland at Hillsborough Castle in Belfast.
Day Birger et Mikkelsen gold brocade coat debuted at the wedding of Laura Parker Bowles in May 2006; new hat: "Morning Rose" perching hat by Lock & Co. Hatters in a bespoke colourway; new earrings: "Eden" diamond flower drop earrings by Kiki McDonough (offered in lemon quartz on the Kiki website, although Kate's look more like citrine in the photos available); lace dress by Collette Dinnigan (another piece dating back to at least 2006); "Nina" clutch bag in trench leather by L.K. Bennett; L.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather; gold and emerald shamrock brooch on loan from the Irish Guards (Daily Mail article here).


 58. 15 June 2016 - Attending the Royal Ascot races (the first time for both the Duke and Duchess).
White cotton-blend lace dress by Dolce & Gabbana; new hat: "Una" floral mesh disc with angular feather and twist in ivory parkin by Jane Taylor; "Natalie" woven leather clutch by L.K. Bennett; Gianvito 105 suede pumps in praline; new earrings: might be a bespoke pair by Robinson Pelham, see the photo collage My Small Obsessions made here (Daily Mail article here).


59. 22 June 2016 - Attending a gala dinner ('A Taste of Norfolk') hosted by the Marquess and Marchioness of Cholmondeley at their Norfolk home, Houghton Hall, in support of East Anglia's Children's Hospices' (EACH) Nook Appeal to build and equip a new children’s hospice for families in Norfolk. The Duchess is Royal Patron of EACH.
Pearlescent rose sequin gown with Swarovski crystal from the SS11 Jenny Packham catwalk collection (first worn in Los Angeles at the annual ARK gala dinner in June 2011); diamond chandelier earrings and diamond choker originally belonging to Queen Mary and remodeled into a bracelet, both thought to be on loan from the Queen; "Raso" clutch in pink satin by Prada; pink suede "Agata" sandals by L.K. Bennett (Daily Mail article here).


Engagements in France for the centenary of the
Battle of the Somme, 30 June - 1 July 2016


 60. 30 June 2016 - Attending a vigil on the eve of the centenary of the Battle of the Somme at Thiepval Memorial in Picardy, France.
New coat: long snake stitch coat by Missoni; unidentified black dress; new hat: unidentified black felt pillbox hat with bow trim (interestingly, the Duchess wore a hairnet to secure her updo); "Eugenia" silver-tone faux pearl and crystal ear cuffs by Balenciaga; Mulberry "Bayswater" clutch in black suede; Gianvito Rossi black suede pumps (Daily Mail article here).


 61. 1 July 2016 - Attending the official opening the new Thiepval Memorial to the Missing Visitor Centre.
New dress: bespoke peplum detail day dress by Jenny Packham, overlaid in cream lace by French textile house Sophie Hallette (the same that made the lace used for Catherine's wedding dress and shoes); "Lion Tamer" perching hat in ebony sinamay with ostrich feather trim by Sylvia Fletcher for Lock & Co.; Classic Baroque Pearl earring drop by Annoushka suspended from Kiki Classic 18ct yellow gold and diamond hoops; Mulberry "Bayswater" clutch in black suede; Gianvito Rossi black suede pumps; fabric poppy and cornflower corsage, the French flowers of remembrance (Daily Mail article here).


 62. 6 July 2016 - Presenting the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2016 prize at a dinner hosted at the Natural History Museum in London.
New dress: "Tribal" off the shoulder, mesh-paneled, stretch-jersey dress by Brazilian-born designer Barbara Casasola; new shoes: "Dollie" nubuck sandals by Brazilian brand Schutz; unidentified beaded clutch, possibly vintage, first seen in May 2012; new earrings: baroque pearl double-sided earrings with multi-faceted Swarovski crystals by Soru Jewellery (Daily Mail article here).


63. 7 July 2016 - Watching Serena and Venus Williams competing in the Ladies' Singles semi-finals at Wimbledon.
Bespoke version of the "Ryedale" dress by Roksanda, debuted in Sydney in April 2014; baroque pearl double-sided earrings with multi-faceted Swarovski crystals by Soru Jewellery; Cartier Ballon Bleu watchnew shoes: nude kid "Malory" pumps by Rupert Sanderson; new handbag: "Quincy" mini shopper-style tote in moonshine buffalo leather with calf leather trim by Victoria Beckham; Ray-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses (Daily Mail article here).



64. 8 July 2016 - Visiting the Royal International Air Tattoo, the world's largest military air show, staged in support of the RAF Charitable Trust at RAF Fairford, Gloucestershire. This year the airshow stages official celebrations marking the 75th anniversary of the Air Cadets, of which the Duchess is Honorary Air Commandant (also, the first official engagement on British soil for Prince George!).
Stella McCartney "Ridley" dress in electric blue crepe, debuted during the London 2012 Olympic Games; navy Smythe blazer, debuted during the 2011 tour of Canada; leopard print Alice band;  "Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough; "Floret" nappa leather courts in natural/trench by L.K. Bennett (Daily Mail article here).


65. 10 July 2016 - Watching Andy Murray and Milos Raonic competing in the Gentlemen's finals at Wimbledon.
New dress: Alexander McQueen "Obsession" print short sleeve silk dress; gold charm earrings by BroraL.K. Bennett "Natalie" clutch; Cartier Ballon Bleu watchRay-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses (Daily Mail article here).

66. 16 July 2016 - The Duke and Duchess, along with Prince George, visited the SAS camp at Credenhill in Herefordshire as the regiment celebrated its 75th anniversary.
Due to the nature of the event, no pictures were made public (Daily Mail article here).


 67. 24 July 2016 - Visiting Portsmouth to see the second Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series event taking place there, in her role as Royal Patron of the 1851 Trust.
Personalized Land Rover BAR replica piqué women's polo by Henri Lloyd; fleece jacket similar in style to the Land Rover BAR replica half-zip tech top by Henri Lloyd; black skinny jeans; Ray-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses; "Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough; "Fleur" espadrille wedges in mink by Monsoon, later changed into Adidas Pure Boost X trainers (Daily Mail article here).


68. Video uploaded on the Cambridges' Twitter account, @KensingtonRoyal, on 4 August 2016, to wish good luck to TeamGB athletes competing in the Rio 2016 Olympics (you can watch it here).
Presumably recorded after the America's Cup races in Portsmouth, Kate is wearing: personalized Land Rover BAR replica piqué women's polo by Henri Lloyd"Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough.


69. 24 August 2016 - A day of engagements in Luton, Bedfordshire, including visits to youth work organization Youthscape, Keech Hospice Care and the Hayward Tyler Group, one of the world's leading suppliers of electric motors and pumps.
L.K. Bennett "Lasa" poppy print dress in snorkel blue, first worn during the 2014 tour of New Zealand; L.K. Bennett "Nina" clutch bag in trench leatherL.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather; sapphire and diamond earrings (Daily Mail article here).


70. 25 August 2016 - Visiting the London headquarters of YoungMinds, the UK's leading charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people, run by one of the eight charity partners of the Heads Together mental health campaign.
New dress: L.K. Bennett "Eugenia" skirted dressL.K. Bennett "Nina" clutch bag in trench leatherGianvito 105 suede pumps in praline"Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough; Cartier Ballon Bleu watch (Daily Mail article here).


Mini tour of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, 1-2 September 2016


71. 1 September 2016 - Visiting Truro Cathedral, youth charity ZebsHealeys Cornish Cyder Farm, both also based in Truro, Duchy of Cornwall development projects in Nansledan and Tregunnel Hill and finally taking part in an activity on Newquay's Towan Beach with the Wave Project, who aims to improve children's mental wellbeing through surfing.
New dress: double faced twill elbow-sleeve dress in blush by Lela RoseL.K. Bennett "Natalie" clutch; "Fleur" espadrille wedges in mink by MonsoonCartier Ballon Bleu watch; Kiki Classic morganite and diamond cushion drop earringsRay-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses (Daily Mail article here).


72. 2 September 2016 -  The couple's departure was the Isles of Scilly was delayed due to bad weather, so in the morning there was an unplanned visit to the Eden Project, a greenhouse complex in St Blazey, mainland Cornwall. Then the rest of the day went as scheduled, with a visit to Tresco Abbey Garden on the island of Tresco, followed by a stop at the Churchtown Farm, a working flower farm on the island of St Martin, and a visit to the local community centre.
Smythe One-Button blazer; new top: H&M off the shoulder rib-knit top in white rayon mix; new trousers: Gap bi-stretch skinny ankle pants in ikat blue; L.K. Bennett "Natalie" clutch; "Fleur" espadrille wedges in mink by Monsoon for the Eden Project visit, she later changed into her Sebago "Bala" moccasin slip-on shoes in white/taupe for part of the Isles of Scilly visit; Cartier Ballon Bleu watch; sapphire and diamond earrings; Ray-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses (Daily Mail article here).


73. 10 September 2016 - Being driven by the Queen to a picnic lunch in the hills above Loch Muick on the Balmoral estate.
Unidentified Barbour-type jacket; possibly the Really Wild Clothing Company silk scarf in autumn partridge; leopard print Alice band (Daily Mail article here).


74. 11 September 2016 - Attending the Sunday morning church service at Crathie Kirk on the Balmoral estate.
Virgin wool plaid blazer by Michael Kors (presumably worn with the matching guncheck wool trumpet skirt, although of course no full lenght photos so impossible to say); unidentified black top; probably the sapphire and diamond earrings; new hat: unidentified wine/burgundy wool hat (Daily Mail article here).


75. 16 September 2016 - Visiting Stewards Academy in Harlow, Essex, to discuss how people cope with issues such as starting a new school as part of the Heads Together campaign.
New dress: "Aimee" polka-dot button-front dress in blue by AltuzarraMappin & Webb white gold and diamond "Empress" earrings and necklace"Nina" clutch bag in trench leather by L.K. BennettL.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leather (Daily Mail article here).




Royal visit to Canada (British Columbia and Yukon), 
24 September - 1 October 2016


 76. 24 September 2016 - Arrival in Victoria, the capital of British Columbia, on a Royal Canadian Air Force plane. Transfer to British Columbia's Parliament Buildings to pay respects at Victoria's Cenotaph and unveil a new plaque paying tribute to the veterans of Canada's involvement in the Afghanistan conflict. Official welcome ceremonies, including a dance performed by the Lekwungen Traditional Dancers (Songhees Nation) and Esquimalt Singers and Dancers (Esquimalt Nation), military honours and speeches, followed by a  meeting with Governor General David Johnston and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at Government House.
New hat: bespoke Sylvia Fletcher for Lock & Co. hat in blue felt trimmed with maple leaves and a central bloom made up of multiple bow loops and blue seed pearls; new dress: bespoke royal blue sheath dress by Jenny Packham"Nina" clutch bag in trench leather by L.K. BennettGianvito 105 suede pumps in praline; pear shape tanzanite and diamond earrings by G. Collins & Sons; the Queen Mother's Canadian Maple Leaf brooch by Asprey & Co., on loan from the Queen (Daily Mail article here).


77. 25 September 2016 - Travelling by float plane from Victoria to Vancouver Harbour. In the Downtown East Side of Vancouver, meeting the team at Sheway, a charity that works with vulnerable mothers who are battling addiction and other issues. Then visit to the Immigration Services Society of British Columbia to meet the staff and volunteers who support recent migrants to Canada, including some of those who have fled the war in Syria.
Attending an event at Telus Park celebrating young leaders in Canadian arts, music, sport, charity, business, and film, then visiting the Kitsilano Coastguard Station in Vanier Park to learn more about the work of first responders. Lastly, departing the area by Coast Guard's hovercraft before flying back to Victoria for the evening.
New dress: bespoke version of this piece from the Alexander McQueen Resort 2017 collection; new bag: Miu Miu bow-embellished red suede shoulder bag; new shoes: "Pinpoint" pointed-toe courts by Russell & BromleyCartier Ballon Bleu watch; new earrings: diamond and pearl drop earrings on loan from the Queen (Daily Mail article here).


 78. 26 September 2016 - Travelling to the Great Bear Rainforest – the world's largest temperate rainforest, which has been named as Canada's commitment to The Queen's Commonwealth Canopy. Launched at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Malta in 2015, the QCC is a unique network of forest conversation initiatives, which involves all 53 countries of the Commonwealth. Ceremonial welcome by the Heiltsuk First Nations community, then a visit to the local community centre to attend a youth performance and a brief ceremony during which the rainforest was officially committed to The Queen's Commonwealth Canopy.
New jacket: Holland & Holland ladies lightweight multipocket safari jacket; new shirt: gingham print polyester shirt in navy blue by Topshop; Penelope Chilvers long tassel boots in conker; new jumper: "Cloud" cashmere crew neck jumper by Jigsaw; black skinny jeans by Zara; new earrings: large "Kite" double drop earrings in yellow gold by Canadian designer Pippa Small; both Catherine and William were given First Nation blankets and traditional dancing vests to wear during the celebrations (Daily Mail article here).

 

 79. 26 September 2016 - Attending a reception hosted by the province of British Columbia at Government House in Victoria.
New dress: "Finella" pleated stretch-crepe midi dress by Preen by Thornton Bregazzibaroque pearl double-sided earrings with multi-faceted Swarovski crystals by Soru Jewellery"Pinpoint" pointed-toe courts by Russell & Bromley; new bag: Jenny Packham "Casa" clutch in red (Kate carried it in silver to the "Spectre" premiere in October 2015); the Queen Mother's Canadian Maple Leaf brooch by Asprey & Co., on loan from the Queen (Daily Mail article here).


80. 27 September 2016 - Arriving in Kelowna, a city in the Okanagan Valley, to visit the Okanagan campus of the University of British Columbia and meet students. Taking part in the BC Government's 'Taste of British Columbia' festival at Mission Hill Winery
New dress: bespoke version of the pocket watch appliqué midi dress by Dolce & Gabbana in bottle green crepe, without the pocket watch embroidered motif; new earrings: "Siren" wire earrings in green onyx by Monica Vinader"Nina" clutch bag in trench leather by L.K. BennettL.K. Bennett "Fern" courts in trench leatherCartier Ballon Bleu watchRay-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses (Daily Mail article here).


 81. 27 September 2016 - Arrival in Whitehorse, Yukon, and meeting with members of the Canadian Rangers, the military branch that provides a presence in the north of the country.
Watching a cultural performance at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre.
Green Hobbs "Persephone" coat in rayon/wool blend, first worn on St Patrick's Day 2014; new scarf: York Scarves cotton scarf in the maple leaf tartan, designed in 1964 by David Weiser to commemorate the new Canadian flag; rest of the outfit as before (Daily Mail article here).

 

82. 28 September 2016 - Visit to the MacBride Museum of Yukon History in Whitehorse. 
New coat: red double-breasted coat by Carolina Herrera in double-faced wool/cashmere mix from the fall/winter 2016 collection; new shoes: Tod's burgundy leather fringe buckle detail pumps; Mulberry "Bayswater" clutch in conker (burgundy) suede; York Scarves cotton maple leaf tartan scarfClassic Baroque Pearl earring drop by Annoushka suspended from Kiki Classic 18ct yellow gold and diamond hoopsCartier Ballon Bleu watch (Daily Mail article here).


83. 28 September 2016 - Arrival in Carcross, a small town on the Klondike Highway, to meet with the local community and attend a traditional welcome ceremony by the Carcross/Tagish First Nation. Then on to the Single Track to Success, a mountain biking project on Montana Mountain.
New coat: wrap coat with ribbed sleeves in superfine alpaca mix in gull colour by Canadian brand Sentaler; new boots: R. Soles "Virgi" cowgirl boots in chocolate suede (the same brand, but not the same style worn during the 2011 Canada tour, as confirmed by the designer); new earrings: large "Ulu" (a traditional all-purpose Inuit knife) earrings in bronze by Shelley MacDonald (ShelleySilversmith on Etsy), a jewellery designer based in Whitehorse; skinny jeans and unidentified black top (Daily Mail article here).


84. 29 September 2016 - Back in Victoria, attending a children's party with military families in the grounds of Government House.
New dress: See by Chloé pointelle-knit cotton-blend dress; new belt: Acne women's beige leather waist belt"Fleur" espadrille wedges in mink by Monsoon"Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough (Daily Mail article here).


 85. 30 September 2016 - Visiting Haida Gwaii, a remote archipelago on the northern coast of British Columbia that is home to the Haida Nation. Arrival at Skidegate and visit to the Haida Heritage Centre and Museum to see a cultural performance. Official opening of the new Haida Gwaii Hospital and Care Centre.
New jacket: Smythe "Duchess" one-button blazer in army wool (the Duchess has previously often worn the same style in navy); new shirt: Somerset by Alice Temperley spot pretty blouse in ivory; new jeans: skinny mid-rise trousers in khaki by Zara; Mulberry braided leather belt (dating back to 2012, similar in style to this one); Kiki Classic citrine pear drop earrings by Kiki McDonoughR. Soles "Virgi" cowgirl boots in chocolate suedeCartier Ballon Bleu watch; new headband: in the style of plaited hair; both Catherine and William were given woven raven's tail and sea otter fur scarves by the local First Nation Haida community upon arrival (Daily Mail article here).


86. 30 September 2016 - Fishing with young people from the Skidegate Youth Centre.
For the fishing trip, Kate removed the Smythe blazer and plait Alice band and added the following: new jumper: cashmere mix cable crew in ruby by Really Wild Clothing; new parka: wax parka in khaki green by Troy London; unidentified leopard print Alice band. The rest of the outfit remained the same (Daily Mail article here).


 87. 1 October 2016 - Back in Victoria, visit to the Cridge Centre for the Family, western Canada’s oldest registered non-profit society, then a meeting with families who have benefited from the services offered by the Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre; then touring Victoria Harbour aboard a tall ship piloted by a crew from the Sail and Life Training Society (SALTS), a charity using sailing to help build life skills.
New jacket: white Zara one-button blazer in a textured poly/rayon blend, from the brand's 2015 collection; black skinny jeans also by ZaraH&M off the shoulder rib-knit top in white rayon mixClassic Baroque Pearl earring drop by Annoushka suspended from Kiki Classic 18ct yellow gold and diamond hoops; Asprey woodland charm necklace, including acorn, oak leaf and mushroom charms; Cartier Ballon Bleu watch; new shoes: "Avery" heels in tweed with tassel detail by J.Crew. For sailing, Kate changed into the same Jigsaw jumper first seen on Day 3 of the tour, her wax parka in khaki green by Troy London and new shoes: Superga 'Cotu' sneakers in white canvas (Daily Mail article here).


88. 1 October 2016 - Departure from Victoria Harbour's seaplane terminal.
New coat: bespoke cream coat by Catherine WalkerClassic Baroque Pearl earring drop by Annoushka suspended from Kiki Classic 18ct yellow gold and diamond hoops; the Queen Mother's Canadian Maple Leaf brooch by Asprey & Co., on loan from the Queen; Cartier Ballon Bleu watch; ivory pleated skirt, possibly the "Lina" dobby pleated skirt by Whistles first worn during the 2011 North American tour; "Floret" nappa leather courts in natural/trench by L.K. Bennett (Daily Mail article here; roundup of tour outfits here).


 89. 10 October 2016 - Celebrating World Mental Health Day with a special Heads Together event at the London Eye.
New dress: "Encore Rose" tie-neck pleat chiffon dress in plum dawn by Kate Spade New York; Kiki Classic morganite and diamond cushion drop earringsGianvito 105 suede pumps in pralineL.K. Bennett "Nina" clutch bag in trench leather (Daily Mail article here).


A day of engagements in the Netherlands, 11 October 2016



90. 11 October 2016 - First official solo trip abroad: paying a courtesy call on His Majesty King Willem-Alexander at Villa Eikenhorst in The Hague. Then visiting the Mauritshuis to see the exhibition "At Home in Holland: Vermeer and his Contemporaries from the British Royal Collection". Later hosting a roundtable discussion at the British Ambassador's residence in The Hague on the themes of addiction, intervention and mental health with the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families and Action on Addiction, of which the Duchess is patron. Then travelling to Rotterdam to see Bouwkeet, the social makerspace of Bospolder-Tussendijken, a community-focussed initiative.
New suit: pale blue bespoke suit with belted jacket by Catherine WalkerGianvito 105 suede pumps in pralineL.K. Bennett "Nina" clutch bag in trench leather; diamond and pearl drop earrings on loan from the Queen and first worn in September during the tour of Canada (Daily Mail article here).


 91. 14 October 2016 - A day of engagements in Manchester, including a visit to Francis House Children's Hospice to mark its 25th anniversary, a tour of the world-leading National Graphene Institute at the University of Manchester, a visit to the National Football Museum and a ceremony at Manchester Town Hall to honour the city's WWI Victoria Cross recipients.
New coat: navy and pink check coat from the Erdem Resort 2016 collection; Charlotte Tarantola for Anthropologie black crochet bib vest top first worn under her Paule Ka suit in 2012; new earrings: hammered gold disc pearl button earrings by Oscar de la Renta; navy suede "Frome" clutch by L.K. Bennettnavy suede "Malory" pumps by Rupert Sanderson (Daily Mail article here).


 92. 18 October 2016 - Attending a reception at Buckingham Palace for Team GB and ParalympicsGB medallists from the 2016 Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games.
New dress: ivory silk with red and grey poppy print, a bespoke version of a sleeveless dress from the Alexander McQueen Resort 2017 collectionbaroque pearl double-sided earrings with multi-faceted Swarovski crystals by Soru Jewellery; red suede "Gianvito" pumps by Gianvito RossiMiu Miu bow-embellished red suede shoulder bag (Daily Mail article here).


 93. 3 November 2016 - Attending a special screening of The Recovery Street Film Festival, which focuses on filmmakers who have experience of recovering from drug or alcohol addiction, and later attending the world premiere of "A Street Cat Named Bob", in aid of Action on Addiction, of which the Duchess is patron.
New dress: pleated crochet maxi dress by Self Portrait, with grosgrain band at the waist; hammered gold disc pearl button earrings by Oscar de la Rentared suede "Gianvito" pumps by Gianvito RossiMulberry "Bayswater" clutch in conker (burgundy) suede; Buckley London sparkle poppy brooch, first worn in 2013 (Daily Mail article here),

 

94. 4 November 2016 - Making a private visit to HMP Eastwood Park in Gloucestershire, then to the Nelson Trust, a charity which provides residential services for women who have experienced trauma or abuse which is closely associated with substance dependency and which works closely with HMP Eastwood Park to provide ongoing support to women and their families, on departure from prison.
Mulberry "Paddington" wool blend coat, first worn in February 2016; unidentified black turtleneck jumper; bouclé wool-blend skirt with yarn fringe detail by Dolce & GabbanaStuart Weitzman black suede "Power" pumpsMulberry "Bayswater" clutch in black suede; Classic Baroque Pearl earring drop by Annoushka suspended from Kiki Classic 18ct yellow gold and diamond hoopsCartier Ballon Bleu watch; Royal British Legion poppy pin; on her way to the engagement, she carried a new bag: "Panama East West" zip tote by Smythson in black calf leather (Daily Mail article here).


95. 12 November 2016 - Attending the Festival of Remembrance at the Royal Albert Hall.
New coat: "Callas" coat from the pre-fall 2014 collection at Temperley Londonhammered gold disc pearl button earrings by Oscar de la RentaGianvito Rossi black suede pumps; black velvet clutch with bow detail by Mascarò/Pretty Ballerinas; large sparkly poppy brooch by Buckley London (Daily Mail article here).


96. 13 November 2016 - Attending the national Service of Remembrance in London.
Diane von Furstenberg "Lio" coat; new hat: bespoke black velvet and felt hat by John Boyd; new earrings: Bahrain diamond and pearl drop earrings on loan from the Queen; black wool gloves, likely by Cornelia JamesRoyal British Legion poppy pin (Daily Mail article here).


97. 14 November 2016 - Attending the autumn dinner of the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry at One Belgravia, 9 Grosvenor Place in London.
"Finella" pleated stretch-crepe midi dress in red by Preen by Thornton BregazziMulberry "Bayswater" clutch in black suede; unidentified earrings (Anna from My Small Obsessions thinks they may be these). Photo collage shared on Instagram by navi_ananth.


98. 22 November 2016 - Attending a children's tea party at the Natural History Museum, in her role as patron of both the NHM and Place2Be, in honour of the museum's Diplodocus, Dippy, going on a tour of the UK in 2018.
New dress: "Cersei" evergreen silk dress with textured velvet print by L.K. Bennett"Lauren" yellow gold pave diamond leaf earrings by Kiki McDonough; new shoes: "Staple P90-L" pumps in anthracite embossed leather with a kitten heel by Hugo Boss (Daily Mail article here).


99. 22 November 2016 - Attending the Place2Be Wellbeing in School Awards at Mansion House.
New dress: "Finella" pleated stretch-crepe midi dress by Preen by Thornton Bregazzi in black (the same dress worn in Canada in red); new shoes: Prada wavy-cut suede pumps in black; new earrings: diamond drop earrings on loan from the Queen; new belt: crystal-embellished belt by Temperley London, from the A/W 2013 collection (Daily Mail article here).


100. 28 November 2016 - Attending a memorial service for the late Duke of Westminster at Chester Cathedral.
Bespoke black velvet and felt hat by John Boyd; bespoke Alexander McQueen coat with black velvet inserts, first worn on Remembrance Sunday 2015; diamond and pearl drop earrings on loan from the Queen; Gianvito Rossi black suede pumps; black velvet clutch with bow detail by Mascarò/Pretty Ballerinas (Daily Mail article here).


101. 8 December 2016 - Attending the annual Diplomatic Reception at Buckingham Palace.
Queen Mary's Lover's Knot tiara, diamond drop earrings and Art Deco diamond bracelet, all on loan from the Queen; bespoke red Jenny Packham gown and matching clutch, first worn to attend the Chinese State Banquet in October 2015 (Daily Mail article here).


102. 14 December 2016 - Attending a special Cubs 100 pack meeting in the King's Lynn Scouting District to celebrate 100 years of Cubs.
New sweater: "Grace" cashmere turtleneck sweater in light grey by Iris and Ink; Zara skinny mid-rise trousers in khaki; Spanish boots in chocolate suede by Really Wild; Kiki Classic citrine pear drop earrings by Kiki McDonough; Cubs100 official adult scarf (Daily Mail article here).


 103. 19 December 2016 - Attending a Christmas party hosted by youth charity The Mix to celebrate the volunteers and counsellors who support young people through tough times in their lives, as part of her work with mental health initiative Heads Together.
New dress: "Cai" floral print silk-jacquard dress by Vanessa Seward; glossed-leather belt by Alexander McQueen; gold fern hoop earrings by Catherine ZoraidaGianvito Rossi black suede pumpsMulberry "Bayswater" clutch in black suede (Daily Mail article here).


104. 20 December 2016 - Arriving at the annual Royal Family Christmas luncheon hosted by the Queen at Buckingham Palace.
Unidentified purple/dark fuchsia outerwear (coat?), possibly new; dark fur collar (possibily the same one worn to a wedding in Switzerland in 2013); Kiki Classic morganite and diamond cushion drop earrings by Kiki McDonough (Daily Mail article here).


105. 25 December 2016 - Attending the Christmas Day church service at St Mark's, Englefield, Berkshire.
New faux fur collar: ASOS faux fur mini slot-through collar; "Celeste" coat by Hobbs, dating back to 2012; Tod's burgundy leather fringe buckle detail pumpsMulberry "Bayswater" clutch in conker (burgundy) suede; diamond and pearl drop earring on loan from the Queen; unidentified black turtleneck top/black skirt combo or black turtleneck dress (Daily Mail article here).

2 commenti:

  1. Thank you for all your work in assembling such a great post. I think my favorites are the Roland Mouret Nansen dress and the Finella red dress by Preen for Thornton Bregazzi.

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    1. Thank you for your lovely comment! The red Preen dress is also one of my favourites, as is the Erdem coat she wore in October. Happy New Year!

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