Last month we delved into the backstories behind some of Duchess Kate's favourite brands and designers. This month we continue with the series and learn more about who makes her wonderful clothes:
Jenny Packham www.jennypackham.com
Founded in 1988 by Jenny Packham, the company began as an evening ready to wear collection. Then in 1997, her popular bridal collection was born.
Emilia Wickstead emiliawickstead.com
Emilia Wickstead is a New Zealand born designer, based in London. Her mother owned a boutique in the oldest suburb of Auckland, Parnell, when she was a young girl.
Beulah London www.beulahlondon.com
Founded in 2010 by Lady Natasha Rufus Isaacs and designer Lavinia Brennan. The two met at their church in South Kensington.
Stuart Weitzman www.stuartweitzman.com
Stuart A. Weitzman is an American shoe designer. His father, Seymour Weitzman, opened a shoe store called Seymour’s Shoes, in Massachusetts in the1950s.
Which brands do you love Kate wearing the best? Would you like to learn about any other designers? Let me know and I will do some more digging.
Fashion Files offers a retrospective look at Duchess Kate's sartorial choices.
Alaina is a stateside Anglophile, obviously living on the wrong side of the pond! Besides loving all things royal, she also enjoys playing Scrabble, sending (and receiving!) handwritten notes, shopping for repliKates, traveling locally and internationally, finding new used book stores, and spending time with her own Prince Charming! Alaina also loves e-meeting new people and she looks forward to hearing from you – firstname.lastname@example.org