Kate Middleton Holds the Spotlight in Bright Coat and Navy for Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebration

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Kate Middleton looked elegant and cheerful in a bright ensemble for a surprise visit to Wales on Saturday in celebration of the Queen, with husband Prince William and children George and Charlotte in tow.

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With the rest of the family matching in sophisticated and smart navy blue, Middleton took the spotlight in a red-orange button down coat. The garment featured a mock neck collar, which she wore upright, and a long line of buttons, creating a sleek silhouette. Inside the coat, a navy blue lining matched the Duchess’s dark blue dress, which coordinated with her family’s celebratory look.

Subtle with accessories, Middleton wore a pair of gold medium-sized rectangular hoops and put her hair in a low-back ponytail, which emphasized the formality of the event. The bright color added a whimsical touch to the celebratory day. The Duchess’s sapphire and diamond engagement ring from Prince William — which famously belonged to Princess Diana and was passed down for the couple’s nuptials — was also an elegant and subtle match to the navy accents of her ensemble and her family’s.

Middleton joined by husband Prince William and George and Charlotte on a visit to Cardiff Castle to meet performers and crew involved in the Platinum Jubilee Celebration concert taking place on the castle grounds later today. - Credit: SplashNews.com
Middleton joined by husband Prince William and George and Charlotte on a visit to Cardiff Castle to meet performers and crew involved in the Platinum Jubilee Celebration concert taking place on the castle grounds later today. - Credit: SplashNews.com

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True to her signature style, Middleton cleverly matched her accessories, sporting a pair of navy pumps to coordinate with her dress, coat lining and her family’s ensembles. The pointy-toe heel rounded out the formal wear with style, showing both versatility and instant sophistication. The style is perfect for both a night out or as the punctuation to a sophisticated and elite event such as the Platinum Jubilee Thanksgiving.

A close up of Middleton’s navy pumps, which matched the interior of her coat. - Credit: SplashNews.com
A close up of Middleton’s navy pumps, which matched the interior of her coat. - Credit: SplashNews.com

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The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrates Queen Elizabeth II’s unprecedented 70-year reign over the United Kingdom and associated Commonwealths. The Queen is the first British Monarch to achieve a Platinum Jubilee following seven decades of service to the throne, longer than any other British royal in history. The Platinum Jubilee, which runs from June 2 to June 5, is a four-day bank holiday that will include celebrations all over the U.K., including parades, performances, and other public gatherings. 

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