Kate Middleton's Greatest Style Moments This Year

She also showed off a shorter hairstyle.

A collection of standout fashion statements from our favorite impeccably-dressed royal so far in 2017.

JULY 3, 2017

The Duchess attended day one of the Wimbledon Championships wearing a polka dot midi dress by Dolce & Gabbana. She also showed off a short new hairstyle!


JUNE 29, 2017

When Duchess Kate arrived at the opening of a new exhibition space within the Victoria and Albert Museum she appeared to channel Jackie Kennedy, pairing a tweed Gucci dress with black pumps and a solid red clutch.

JUNE 20, 2017

For the first day of Royal Ascot, Kate made a regal entry with a lace Alexander McQueen dress, complemented by a white fascinator. The dress had a cinched waist, quarter-length sleeves and a high neckline.

JUNE 17, 2017

For the Queen's annual birthday parade, Duchess Kate donned a cotton candy pink Alexander McQueen dress with a pleated neckline and skirt. Her Jane Taylor fascinator was also pink.

JUNE 16, 2017

Kate arrived at the 1851 Trust Roadshow at the Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre wearing a white shirt and Zara blazer, and J. Crew navy pants with gold button decals.

JUNE 12, 2017

Kate arrived at Kings College Hospital to meet victims of the London terrorist attacks. For her visit, she wore a royal blue tweed skirt suit by Rebecca Taylor and matching pumps.

MAY 22, 2017

Perfect for the event, Duchess Kate arrived at the Chelsea Flower show in an emerald Rochas floral dress and a pair of nude pumps.


For Pippa Middleton's wedding in Berkshire on May 20, the Duchess of Cambridge wore a pink Alexander McQueen dress, the same designer she wore to her own wedding in 2011.

MAY 13, 2017

The Duchess of Cambridge made an appearance at a garden tea party hosted by Buckingham Palace; the event recognized young lives lost while serving the armed forces. She wore a polished, ivory dress from See by Chloé. The lace top had a ruffled neckline and ruffled sleeves, and the Duchess brought it together with the skirt with an Acne Studios belt.

MAY 11, 2017

Taking on the role of "Brexit Ambassador," the Duchess Kate visited Luxembourg to strengthen ties between the United Kingdom and the European Union. For her first event on the solo trip, she paired a baby blue coat dress by Emilia Wickstead with nude L.K Bennett pumps and a matching clutch.

MAY 3, 2017

The Duchess of Cambridge dressed down during her visit to a farm with "Farms for Children," an organization that allows inner city kids to visit a working ranch for a week. She wore a khaki jacket from Troy London, Zara jeans, and Penelope Chilvers boots that only a royal could pull off while doing farm chores.

APRIL 24, 2017

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry attended the 37th London Marathon, where they officially began the race. The three royals wore matching Heads Together jackets to promote their campaign for mental health.

APRIL 20, 2017

In support of Heads Together, a cause that focuses on mental health issues, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended the opening of The Global Academy. The new school will specialize in preparing children for a profession in broadcast and digital media. For the event, the Duchess wore a scarlet red Armani skirt suit, and paired the outfit with muted nude accents.

APRIL 16, 2017

The Duchess is ready for spring! Kate wore a cream Catherine Walker coat with a matching hat and pumps while attending an Easter Sunday mass in England with several other royals.

APRIL 5, 2017

The Duchess of Cambridge attended a service for the four victims of London's recent terrorist attack. She dressed appropriately in an understated black and white Missoni coat dress, sheer black tights, a black headpiece, and pearl drop earrings.

APRIL 4, 2017

The Duchess of Cambridge enjoyed a night on the town at the Theatre Royal for the West End premiere of 42nd Street. The production was affiliated with the East Anglia's Children's Hospice, of which the Duchess is a patron. She arrived in a sheer, crimson Marchesa dress embedded with a subtle gem-lined belt. Her maroon clutch matched her shoes as well as her Oscar de la Renta earrings.

MARCH 28, 2017

Arriving at the National Portrait Gallery's 2017 Portrait Gala, one of the most anticipated events of the year, Duchess Kate chose a pine green, floor-length gown by Temperley London. She paired her slim-fitting, lace dress with a gold clutch from Wilbur & Gussie and gold heels by Jimmy Choo.

MARCH 23, 2017

After the terrorist attack in London, the Duchess of Cambridge attends a mental-health charity event for struggling mothers at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Kate brightened up the room with her vintage fifties-inspired gingham skirt suit by British designer Eponine.

MARCH 18, 2017

In support of the Wales rugby team, The Duchess of Cambridge sports a bold red coat and black gloves.

MARCH 18, 2017

To begin their Paris visit, Kate and William meet victims and first response teams present during France's terrorist attacks. She wears a positive and colorful Chanel dress for the occasion, paired with a Chanel belt and handbag.

MARCH 17, 2017

For the dinner, Duchess Kate changes into a stunning Jenny Packham dress while William matches her elegance by wearing a tux.

MARCH 17, 2017

Duchess Kate arrives at the dinner reception at the British Ambassador residence in a slim black dress by Alexander McQueen.

MARCH 17, 2017

Duchess Catherine dons a green coat from Catherine Walker at the annual St. Patrick's Day parade in London. She accessorized with an Irish Guards brooch to celebrate the day of good fortune.

MARCH 16, 2017

For the first garden party of the season, the Duke and Duchess coordinate their pastel looks. Prince William wore a silk blue vest to match the Duchess's satin blue Chistopher Kane suit dress. She topped off the outfit with a fascinator from John Locke & Co.

MARCH 9, 2017

Duchess Catherine attends a Service of Commemoration and Drumhead Service on Horse Guards Parade in central London wearing a blue tweed Michael Kors coat and navy accessories.

FEBRUARY 28, 2017

For the opening of Ronald McDonald House Evelina London, The Duchess of Cambridge wears a blue tweed suit from Rebecca Taylor.

FEBRUARY 27, 2017

Pictured in a gold shimmering dress by Erdem at a reception for the launch of the UK-India Year of Culture in London.

FEBRUARY 22, 2017

The Duchess of Cambridge wears a burgundy Paule Ka skirt suit, black tights, and black knee-high Stuart Weitzman boots during a visit to Wales.

FEBRUARY 14, 2017

Duchess Kate visits the Royal Air Force Air Cadets at RAF Wittering on Valentine's Day wearing a red double-breasted Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini coat, black skinny jeans, and black boots.

FEBRUARY 12, 2017

For the 2017 BAFTA Awards, Duchess Kate glittered in an Alexander McQueen gown and statement diamond earrings.

FEBRUARY 6, 2017

Kate wears a purple Oscar de la Renta ensemble with black tights, pumps, and clutch to the Guild of Health Writers Conference with Prince William.

FEBRUARY 6, 2017

During a Place2Be event, Kate wears a red peplum Luisa Spagnoli suit accented with a black velvet bow and black buttons.

FEBRUARY 5, 2017

Duchess Catherine, Prince William, and Prince Harry attend a Head's Together training session for the London Marathon at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Kate pairs a red jacket by the French brand Perfect Moment with New Balance shoes.

JANUARY 24, 2017

The Duchess wears an emerald green tweed skirt by Hobbs and matching jacket with a black clutch by Mulberry and pumps by Gianvito Rossi during her visit to East Anglia's Children's Hospices in Norfolk, England.

JANUARY 17, 2017

Duchess Kate attends the Heads Together charity event with Prince William and Prince Harry. The Duchess wears a floral Erdem dress in a classic silhouette and paired the look with a Mulberry clutch and leather fringe pumps.

JANUARY 11, 2017

For her first engagement of the year, The Duchess of Cambridge steps out in London wearing a royal blue coat dress by Eponine and navy suede clutch and heels.

JANUARY 8, 2017

The day before Duchess Kate's birthday, the Royal Family attended a church service at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Norfolk, England. Duchess Kate wore a belted olive coat, matching suede heels, and gray fur hat.

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