Kate Middleton Wears Princess Diana's Lover's Knot Tiara With Alexander McQueen Velvet Dress
Kate Middleton looked majestic at Queen Elizabeth's Diplomatic Reception that was held Wednesday evening at Buckingham Palace. Dressed in a navy-blue-velvet, Alexander McQueen gown, Kate Middleton wore Princess Diana's Cambridge Lover's Knot tiara on her head. At 37-years-old, Kate Middleton the mother of four is one of the most popular royals and many feel she is most similar to Princess Diana. Princess Kate and Prince William were photographed greeting the guests and were full of smiles as they circulated amongst the crowds.
As Kate made an incredible statement with Princess Diana's tiara, she also wore one of Queen Elizabeth's necklaces, the Nizam of Hyderabad, in addition to a gorgeous pair of diamond drop earrings.
Kate pulled her hair back, away from her face and gathered it in a knot behind her head. The tiara took center stage and featured a row of stones. Princess Kate's jewels were exquisite and people across social media platforms began talking about how gorgeous and regal Kate Middleton looked.
Kensington Royal stated the following.
"The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended the annual Diplomatic Reception at Buckingham Palace.
The reception, hosted by Her Majesty The Queen, was attended by members of the Diplomatic Corps based in London — who support the work of @theroyalfamily in representing the UK at home 🇬🇧 and 🌎 abroad.
This work includes the hosting of State Visits and The Queen’s regular audiences with Ambassadors and High Commissioners."
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry weren't in attendance as they have taken a break from their royal duties. You may see multiple photos of Kate Middleton and the Royal Family in the photo slideshow below.
Kate Middleton is extremely fond of Alexander McQueen and she frequently wears the fashion house's designs when attending special events. Many of Kate's gowns are couture and not available for sale to the public, but there is no question that Kate Middleton has a strong influence on fashion choices.
What do you think about Kate Middleton and her navy-blue, Alexander McQueen velvet gown? Were you surprised to see her wear the Cambridge Lover's Knot tiara that was formerly owned by Princess Diana?