Alexander McQueen’s Princess of Wales for the Windsor Castle audience – what Kate wore

The Princess of Wales met with the crew. HMS Glasgow Heading to Windsor Castle today.

Kensington Palace released photos of the meeting later this afternoon.

see more Royal Navy news release.

The crew was invited to Windsor to meet the Princess of Wales for the first time since her appointment as sponsor of the HMS Glasgow ship was announced last June.

“It was a great honor to be invited to Windsor Castle to meet Her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales.

“The appointment of a sponsor demonstrates a lasting connection between the ship’s crew and His Royal Highness. It is clear.”

Return to news release.

Petty Officer Colin Chalmers, who joined HMS Glasgow as one of the Marine Engineers last month, said: The moment she walked into her room her enthusiasm and genuine interest in us really shined through and she immediately put us at ease. ”

During the visit, the ship’s company presented the British Royal Family with the HMS Glasgow ship coat of arms and a challenge coin.

another view.

Commemorative group photo.

Last June, Prince William announced the Duchess of Cambridge as the ship’s royal sponsor when he visited the BAE Systems shipyards where the ship is being built.

this is daily mail Talk That shipyard visit is covered.

Known north of the border as Earl of Strathairn, William visited the BAE Systems yard in Govan, Glasgow to meet the team building HMS Glasgow on the banks of the River Clyde.

He announced that the 39-year-old Duchess of Cambridge would sponsor a Royal Navy frigate and officially name it after the Queen approved her appointment to the role.

He announced: “Her Majesty has approved the appointment of my wife Katherine as the sponsor of the wonderful ship HMS Glasgow, which we are taking shape outside of.

“I think Katherine will be delighted to be able to attend the naming ceremony in Glasgow in the near future.”

more from scottish daily express.

HMS Glasgow is the first of a new City Class Type 26 frigate for the Royal Navy. The first batch of new generation ships, on the River Clyde she is being built by BAE Systems, followed by HMS Cardiff and her HMS Belfast in the first class.

The ship’s primary role is anti-submarine warfare and air defense, but its flexible design allows it to perform other missions such as counter-terrorism missions, disaster relief and coast guard missions. These ships also provide important protection for the Continuous Maritime Deterrence Force (CASD) and the Royal Navy’s carrier strike groups.

Let’s take a look at what Kate wore during today’s meeting with the crew.

She had a style that we had seen before. Alexander McQueen crepe blazer And pants coordination.

The single-breasted jacket features peak lapels, slanted flap pockets, double back vents and slightly raised shoulders. Bergdorf Goodman ($1995), which is also offered at neiman marcus When alexander mcqueenThe trousers are a cigarette leg style that is not yet available in navy. The princess has a jacket and coordinating trousers in several colors. Pictured below is the white ensemble recently worn at the Commonwealth Games in August, and the pink ensemble seen at the Early Years engagement in June. She is wearing a

Underneath the jacket, it looked like the princess was wearing layers of bodysuits. holland cooper.

The exact style above is no longer available in the 90% polyamide / 10% elastane blend that the princess previously wore.New style with similar looking cut and other details now available 60% cupro/40% viscose fabric (£149, about $165 at today’s exchange rate).

in curly kate middleton style This looks like the ensemble the Duchess of Cambridge wore during her January 2021 phone call with nursing students.

I think the princess had her Patrick Mavros Ocean Tide Milky Quartz ($4800), first worn May 2020.

and she took her back Round Stila Lapis Lazuli Pendant Necklace ($180) from Astley Clarke.

see more Description of item: “…This Demi-Fine Stira Gemstone Pendant features a captivating table cut lapis lazuli gem set in 18K yellow gold plated sterling silver. This gemstone pendant is finished with gold nugget detailing and a lapis lazuli tag set with our signature Astley Clarke star.”

Nothing to do with wardrobe, but today’s meeting green drawing room Windsor Castle where many royal photos were taken. Below is one of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s classic photos of her on her 90th birthday, this one with her five great-grandchildren and her two youngest children.

This is one of the rooms badly damaged in the 1992 castle fire.
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Below are some of the ongoing restoration work in January 1995.
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The restored room was completed in 1997.
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I believe this is the first time the Princess of Wales has had an audience at Windsor Castle.

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