Camilla Parker Bowles Looks Summer Ready in a Light Blue Ensemble

The Duchess of Cornwall accessorized with a pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses.

From royal weddings and black tie events to international tours of the Commonwealth, Camilla Parker Bowles carries out a number of official duties—and she has to look the part of the wife of the future King of England. Unlike the Queen—and her step-daughter-in-law Kate—the Duchess of Cornwall usually steers clear of bright colors, favoring neutrals, pastels, and navy—with the occasional pop of bright blue. But when it comes to hats, she's not afraid to make a bold statement.

JULY 3, 2018

The Duchess of Cornwall wore a simple blue patterned dress, which she accessorized with a gray pearl necklace, pearl earrings, and brown Ray-Ban sunglasses while on a royal visit with Prince Charles in Wales.

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JUNE 27, 2018

The Duchess of Cornwall wore a purple patterned skirt and matching top while speaking at The Royal Society of Literature's "40 Under 40" fellow induction at The British Library.

JUNE 22, 2018

Camilla Parker Bowles stepped out in another repeated outfit while on a royal visit to Salisbury with her husband, Prince Charles.

JUNE 21, 2018

The Duchess of Cornwall wore this simple cream dress for the second time while participating in a charity event in London which promoted the protection of the Asian elephant.

JUNE 19, 2018

Camilla Parker Bowles chose a pleated cream-colored dress and matching floral hat to the opening day of Royal Ascot.

JUNE 18, 2018

The Duchess of Cornwall stepped out in a white dress and white jacket embroidered with black floral detail while attending the Order Of The Garter Service at Windsor Castle.

JUNE 9, 2018

Camilla Parker Bowles wore a powder blue Bruce Oldfield ensemble which she paired with a celebratory hat designed by Philip Treacy to Trooping the Colour 2018.

JUNE 8, 2018


Camilla Parker Bowles looked stunning in this plain white dress and classic pearl necklace while speaking at a creative writing competition at Hampton Court Palace.

JUNE 7, 2018

The Duchess of Cornwall wore a printed ivory dress, a light pink coat, and carried a gray purse while attending the Royal Cornwall Show in Wadebridge, England.

JUNE 5, 2018

Camilla Parker Bowles wore a periwinkle coat dress and white feathered hat to the Buckingham Palace Garden Party.

MAY 22, 2018

Camilla Parker Bowles wore a mint green ensemble and simple white hat to celebrate Prince Charles's various patronages for his 70th birthday in the Gardens of Buckingham Palace.

MAY 16, 2018

In London, England.

MAY 15, 2018

In London, England.

MAY 14, 2018

In London, England.

MAY 11, 2018

In Crete, Greece.

MAY 10, 2018

In Athens, Greece.

MAY 9, 2018

In Athens, Greece.

MAY 9, 2018

In Nice, France.

MAY 8, 2018

In Lyon, France.

MAY 7, 2018

In Nice, France.

APRIL 21, 2018

In London, England.

NOVEMBER 3, 2017

In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

MAY 9, 2017

In Hillsborough, County Down, Northern Ireland.

APRIL 3, 2017

In Florence, Italy.

MAY 28, 2016

In Granada, Spain.

MARCH 18, 2015

In Washington, DC.

NOVEMBER 19, 2014

In London, England.

OCTOBER 31, 2014

In Cartagena, Colombia

FEBRUARY 6, 2014

In London.

APRIL 29, 2013

In Amsterdam, Netherlands.

NOVEMBER 15, 2013

In Colombo, Sri Lanka.

MAY 22, 2013

At Buckingham Palace.

APRIL 30, 2013

In Amsterdam, Netherlands.

MAY 26, 2012

In Chipping Norton, England.

JULY 30, 2011

In Edinburgh, Scotland.

JUNE 18, 2011

With Duchess Kate at Windsor Castle.

APRIL 29, 2011

At Prince William and Duchess Kate's wedding reception at Buckingham Palace.

JUNE 9, 2010

In London.

MARCH 7, 2008


In St. Lucia.

FEBRUARY 27, 2007

In Abu Dhabi.

MARCH 13, 2006

At Westminster Abbey in London.

SEPTEMBER 18, 2005

At Westminster Abbey in London.

SEPTEMBER 13, 2005

In London.

APRIL 9, 2005

With Prince Charles on their wedding day.

JUNE 10, 2004

In London.


At Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London.

JULY 11, 2002

At Somerset House in London.

DECEMBER 19, 2001

At the Ritz in London.

JULY 4, 2001

At a party in Chelsea, London.

JUNE 2001

In Buckinghamshire, England.

JUNE 2000

At a gala dinner in London.

MAY 1999

At a wedding in London.


At the Ritz in London.

JUNE 1992

In Windsor, England.

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