The Princess of Wales and the Queen Consort looked stunning in their signature dress.
Kate Middleton and Camilla Parker Bowles have worn jewelry that belonged to the late Queen Elizabeth II of England.
Kate and Camilla went further in their tribute to Queen Elizabeth II.
The Princess of Wales and the Queen Consort were the center of attention at the December 6 diplomatic corps reception. The reception was held at Buckingham Palace. The opportunity to see Kate Middleton, 40, appear in a magnificent sparkling scarlet dress. The Daily Mail reports that it is a dress signed Jenny Packham. As usual, the wife of Prince William, Prince of Wales, 40, was flawless in her choice of dress. Festive and sparkling, Kate Middleton associated her magnificent dress with a lotus flower tiara. But of all her pageantry, it was that yellow brooch on her chest that surely caught the Princess of Wales’s attention the most.
Indeed, it is with the help of this yellow brooch that Kate Middleton paid tribute to the late Queen Elizabeth II of England. Note also that above the yellow ribbon-shaped brooch is pinned a portrait of Elizabeth II. Camilla Parker Bowles, Queen Consort, 75, also wore the same yellow ribbon above which hung a portrait of the late Queen of England. The wife of King Charles III, current King of England, 74, dazzled in her diamond and sapphire tiara and necklace. According to the Daily Mail, it is jewelry from Elizabeth II of England that Camilla Parker Bowles wore to the South African State Banquet last month.
Kate Middleton and Camilla Parker Bowles: a perfect tandem at Buckingham Palace
The portrait found on the jewels pinned on the brooches of Kate Middleton and Camilla Parker Bowles is that of a young Queen Elizabeth II. In the portrait, the Queen of England wears an evening dress with a ribbon and a star of the Order of the Garter, specifies the Daily Mail. The fact that Camilla, 75, and Kate, 40, wear brooches on their dresses means they have been made into the Royal Family Order. During this prestigious reception, one can also notice the blue belt of the Royal Victorian Order worn by the Princess of Wales and the Queen Consort.
Catherine Kate Middleton, Princess of Wales © Agency