After spending the holidays at Anmer Hall, where the Cambridge's celebrated Christmas and Kate's 33rd birthday, the Duchess returned to London this week ahead of several royal engagements.
On Monday she was spotted shopping at one of her favourite department stores, John Lewis. Kate sported a new Zara dusty pink pea coat. Click to read the full story >
On Thursday, the Duchess of Cambridge returned to royal duties, visiting Barlby Primary School in London to officially name the Clore Art Room. Catherine debuted a new frock by British maternity brand Madderson. Click to read the full story >
The Duchess finished the working week in Islington where she attended an event hosted by the Fostering Network to celebrate the work of foster carers in providing support to vulnerable young people. Click to read the full story >
In other news, Jason Knauf, the new PR manager of William, Kate and Harry, has already made some changes at Kensington Palace. On Wednesday, the royal trio launched their own Twitter account, @KensingtonRoyal. It's expected that the PR team at Kensington Palace will be tweeting on behalf of the young royals.
Monday 19th Jan 2015
The Duchess of Cambridge will undertake a day of engagements in Kensington. She will have morning coffee at Family Friends Kensington to meet volunteers and get an overview of the organisation's work supporting vulnerable families. Kate will then visit Kensington Aldridge Academy to formally open the new school. Her day will conclude with a visit Kensington Leisure Centre to formally open the new leisure centre.
WHAT'S NEW IN KATE'S CLOSET
This week, Kate revealed three new pieces from her closet:
My favourite repliKate finds of the week ...
ASOS have reissued their exclusive maternity dress as seen on the Duchess during her first pregnancy with Prince George. They have renamed it the "Kate Dress".
Temperley London's Spring '15 collection is now available online. There are so many gorgeous pieces and I can see Kate adding a couple to her closet. Here's a snippet of what's new this season or you can check out the full collection here.
Some good news from CZ by Kenneth Jay Lane ...
The colour palette of the Stuart Weitzman 'Corkswoon' wedges keeps expanding! Zappos has added a few more colour options on their website:
Still on the topic of the Corkswoon's, Stuart Weitzman UK has discounted the black suede and bisque suede wedges by 40%!
I hope you all have a wonderful weekend and I'll be back on Monday to cover Kate's day of engagements in Kensington.