The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attend the Royal Variety Performance

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attend the Royal Variety Performance

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge donned some serious finery for the Royal Variety Performance at London’s Palladium Theater. The gala evening is always attended by a senior member of the Royal Family – this year, William and Catherine were honored to attend. #458916814 / gettyimages.com The Royal Variety Performance is an annual concert eventContinue Reading

The Duchess of Cambridge Attends SportsAid Athlete Workshop 2014

The Duchess of Cambridge Attends SportsAid Athlete Workshop 2014

The Duchess of Cambridge attended one of SportsAid’s regular Athlete Workshop today in London. Last year, she attended the event and it was a huge success – images of new mummy Kate spiking a volleyball in her 5-inch Corkswoon wedges are now iconic. More importantly, her attendance at the event shows her support and raises awarenessContinue Reading

Now Available: Limited Edition Holiday 2014 What Would Kate Do? Royal Beauty Boxes

Now Available: Limited Edition Holiday 2014 What Would Kate Do? Royal Beauty Boxes

Who hasn’t wondered what products Kate uses to get her flawless complexion and impeccable look? The mascara and eyeliner that make her eyes stand out, the perfume that enchanted a prince or the skincare regime that creates a dewy, glowing look? Last year, we introduced a special WWKD offering for the holidays – a special box curated byContinue Reading

Keeping Up with the Cambridges- November 9

Keeping Up with the Cambridges- November 9

  “I’m late, I’m late! For a very important date!” This edition of of KUWTC might be tardy like the White Rabbit in Alice in Wonderland, but with all of the events this weekend, making a fashionably late entrance seemed just right. Whether you’re polishing off your Sunday roast or sound asleep, some royal newsContinue Reading

Kate Pays Respects on Remembrance Sunday

Kate Pays Respects on Remembrance Sunday

Today, millions of people around the world will pause to remember and pay respect to all those in the armed forces who have paid the ultimate price for their country. Today, 100 years after the First World War broke out, the Queen led Remembrance Sunday ceremonies today at Whitehall’s Cenotaph to honour all those who haveContinue Reading

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit Wales

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit Wales

Today, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge enjoyed a series of events in Wales. After a quiet couples of months, we were thrilled to see the Duchess of Cambridge enjoying her formal engagements and returning to royal duties. She looked relaxed and often had a smile across her face, and perhaps most excitedly, there was theContinue Reading

Monthly Mental Health: Sport and Psychology

Monthly Mental Health: Sport and Psychology

Research has shown the multiple benefits that can be derived from sport and movement. Athletic activity reduces stress, boosts mood, and also provides significant physical advantages. This month, let’s take a look at the interaction of sports and mental health, and how the Duchess of Cambridge encourages and partakes in sport. The Duchess of Cambridge’sContinue Reading

My Royal Closet: Carmen

My Royal Closet: Carmen

Welcome to My Royal Closet! Each month, take a look into a different closet that has been royally-inspired by Kate. The Duchess of Cambridge has been a huge influence on our closets, and we want to share our favorite repliKates and outfits with you! Meet Carmen: Carmen is the voice of Compact Closet, a blogContinue Reading

Call Me Kate: 2014’s Best Duchess-y Halloween Costumes!

Call Me Kate: 2014’s Best Duchess-y Halloween Costumes!

Each year on Halloween, we are overwhelmed by how many fabulous royally-inspired costumes we see on social media! From the full Royal Family, to a classic “Kate Middleton,” you really cannot go wrong dressing as the Duchess of Cambridge. This year, we decided to award our favorite costumes in different categories with our very ownContinue Reading

Keeping Up with the Cambridges- November 2

Keeping Up with the Cambridges- November 2

  How on earth is it November already? The thought is quite mind boggling, but thankfully we have some leftover Halloween sweets to dull the pain. Our dear friends Will, Kate, and George decided to take a mini-break and escape to Scotland this week, so grab some chocolate (I know you want to) and let’sContinue Reading

Shop Like The Duchess of Cambridge: Edinburgh Edition

Shop Like The Duchess of Cambridge: Edinburgh Edition

This isn’t just a shopping guide – this is a window into the Duchess of Cambridge’s very soul… Buckle up and take a journey with us as we discover the origin of not just Catherine’s personal style, but maybe even the name of her first born child… and the second?! What better place to takeContinue Reading

Plus-Sized Princess: Royal style for sizes 12 and up!

Plus-Sized Princess: Royal style for sizes 12 and up!

Everyone loves Kate’s style, from her elegant ball gowns to her casual jeans and flats. These styles are so versatile for our non-royal lives, whether we are attending holiday parties or our children’s playdates. However, not everyone has a size 6 physique. Does this mean we can’t enjoy that same royal style? Of course not! WhenContinue Reading

Keeping Up with the Cambridges-Oct 26

Keeping Up with the Cambridges-Oct 26

  She’s back, and better than ever! The Duchess of Cambridge dazzled us at three events this week as she made her first public appearances in what seemed like eons to us Kate fans. Battling Hyperemisis Gravidarum has been quite debilitating for Catherine, but we are happy to see she is on the road toContinue Reading

Rules of EtiKate: Shopping Etiquette

Rules of EtiKate: Shopping Etiquette

It is clear from the many pictures we see that one of Kate’s favorite ways to spend time is shopping. We often get glimpses of Kate and her mother ducking in and out of shops. These are some of my favorite appearances because we get to see Kate in a casual setting and yet sheContinue Reading

The Duchess of Cambridge attends Action on Addiction Autumn Gala Evening

The Duchess of Cambridge attends Action on Addiction Autumn Gala Evening

This evening, the Duchess of Cambridge attended an Autumn Gala Evening in support of her patronage Action on Addiction. The black tie dinner and reception was held at L’anima, an upscale, award-winning restaurant in London. #457721828 / gettyimages.com Catherine became patron of Action on Addiction in January 2012. One of her first patronages, the charityContinue Reading