Cathy Cambridge, Rebellious Duchess

Posted on July 08, 2016

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London, England.

 

Either Miss Cathy has been freed from some kind of tower or she’s finally said “To hell with it,” because the country has SO many more important things to focus on at the moment. Whatever the cause, whether it’s royal decree, Brexit-fueled recklessness or straight-up rebellion, the future Queen of England …

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Has discovered color.

Or at least, she’s discovered that the nation will not collapse if she wears something with a tiny bit of personality to it. Now if only we could get her to extend that boldness to her footwear.

This looks great on her. We love the smartness of the bag. Wish she’d pulled her hair back just a little, because those earrings are one of the more interesting parts of the look. And yes, Cathy-watchers, we know she’s worn bright colors before. It just seems to us there’s been a slight uptick in their deployment lately. We’re only half-joking about the Brexit thing. You’ll know Great Britain’s really in trouble when she heads out in a leather miniskirt. Or leggings and an oversized t-shirt.

 

Style Credits:
Roksanda Ilincic ‘Ryedale’ Dress from the Spring 2014 Collection
Soru Jewelry Baroque Pearl Earrings in Gold
Victoria Beckham ‘Quincy‘ Leather Tote Bag
Rupert Sanderson ‘Malory’ Pump

[Photo Credit: Getty Images, i-Images/PacificCoastNews, matchesfashion.com, victoriabeckham.com, rupertsanderson.com, sorujewellery.com]

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