Kate Middleton is always ahead of the game with her style.
It’s no secret that the Duchess of Cambridge loves a British designer and is often subject to a bargain.
But the jewelry she pairs with these iconic outfits is what unites the look.
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She recently took some portraits to celebrate her 40th birthday on January 9 this year.
For this, the Duchess stylized an Alexander McQueen with very special jewelry.
In one of the photos, Kate is wearing a one-shoulder red satin dress that matches Queen’s Diamond Frame earrings.
The other two photos were in black and white, where she wore items that were once sported by another prominent royal.
The late Princess Diana’s Collingwood Pearl earrings, given to her before her marriage to Prince Charles in 1981.
She first wore them earlier that year and they quickly became a wardrobe staple.
Fast forward to 2022 and Kate is rocking the earrings in a white off-the-shoulder dress with a bow and in the second an asymmetrical ruffled dress in the same shade.
But this isn’t the first time she’s worn the late princess’s jewelry.
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Kate once posed for a photo shoot where she wore her three-row pearl bracelet – and her signature sapphire engagement ring.
However, if there’s one thing that comes from her own sense of style, it’s dresses.
Alexander McQueen designer Sarah Burton, who designed Kate’s royal wedding dress in 2011, has been a favorite of hers for years.
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The mother of three has kept several of her McQueen pieces in frequent rotation.
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