Kate Middletoni

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, née Middleton, is a member of the British monarchy. She is the wife of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, who is second in line to the throne. Born on January 9, 1982, Catherine grew up in Chapel Row, a village near Newbury, Berkshire, England. She met Prince William in 2001 while studying Art History in Scotland at the University of St Andrews. They were married at Westminster Abbey on April 29, 2011. On January 14, 2013, St James's Palace announced that the Duchess was expecting her first child in July 2013.

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stunned the world when they left the royal family to pursue financial independence, but if the monarchy were no more, William and Kate would have to do the same
  • And while Queen Elizabeth passed on land, jewels and royal residences to King Charles after her death, Buckingham Palace would likely become a full-time tourist attraction if abolition occurred

From bright-blue dresses for Easter to gorgeous Collett x Alexander McQueen headpieces at King Charles’ coronation, here are 7 times the royal mother-daughter duo twinned together – to adorable effect

Catherine, Princess of Wales, swapped traditional tiaras for a floral headpiece during her recent appearance at King Charles’ coronation – here’s why


Both Charles and Camilla’s sides of the family will be attending the coronation, representing Britain’s modern royal family … from rebellious son Prince Harry to ex-husband Andrew Parker Bowles

Princess Diana’s beautiful niece Lady Amelia Spencer was raised with her family in South Africa away from the public eye – and just got married to her university sweetheart after a decade of dating

From voting in elections and taking selfies with fans to wearing bold colours, Meghan Markle appears to be enjoying her new-found freedom from royal protocol – but Kate Middleton has no such luck

Complete with 3 swimming pools, 9 bedrooms and equipped with 18 staff, this Venetian-style mansion boasts everything you need for an island escape – and comes with a US$200 million price tag

Some of the world’s most expensive jewels are owned by its royal families … find out which royal female has the most precious piece

Who says you can’t wear an outfit twice? Here are 10 times Kate Middleton has shown off her sustainable repeated styles, from her BAFTAs Alexander McQueen gown to vintage Chanel tweed jacket …


From glamorous coats to white winter gowns, we look back at Princess Diana’s most fashionable cold-weather outfits during her life in the limelight

From Princess Diana’s yellow jumpsuit in Mallorca to Sophie, Countess of Wessex in neutrals at the Royal Ascot, here are 15 times royals have shown monochromatic doesn’t have to mean mundane

The 76th annual British Academy Film Awards took place in London on February 19 – and celebrities wowed in glamorous fashion looks on the red carpet, from Kate Middleton to Michelle Yeoh

From the US$80 million Cartier-designed Nizam of Hyderabad necklace to Princess Diana’s original engagement ring from now King Charles, here are 5 of Kate Middleton’s most expensive jewellery pieces

From Kate Middleton’s Alexander McQueen pink power suit to Meghan Markle’s Gabriela Hearst bag, these royal women have one thing in common with Queen Rania – an innately regal sense of style

From Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s famous first meet in Soho to Princess Diana’s favourite French fine dining, here are 10 hotspots that British royals love to visit – and that you can too

The royal family hasn’t had an easy year with controversial Netflix docuseries Harry & Meghan and Prince Harry’s memoir Spare – but at least they still have their sophisticated sense of style …

Despite the drama in Kate Middleton’s life, her unwaveringly flawless fashion sense remains constant – in celebration of her 41st birthday, these are 41 of her best looks since becoming a royal

With access to some of the world’s best beauty and wellness services, it’s no wonder many royals are blessed with flawless complexions – here’s how they do it

From Princess Diana’s creased dress and Queen Elizabeth’s broken tiara, to Meghan Markle’s wedding flowers and a horse going rogue on Kate Middleton’s big day – here are 7 biggest royal wedding fails

Prince Harry has spoken of his fear that Meghan Markle would suffer due to the press just like his mum had – but it’s not the only worrying parallel between them, as their new Netflix docuseries shows

Harry & Meghan’s new Netflix series details the couple’s difficulty navigating life inside the royal family, with Markle being asked not to invite her niece Ashleigh Hale to the wedding – but why?


With Netflix’s explosive Harry & Meghan docuseries releasing on December 8, and perfectly timed after William and Kate’s US trip, we can only expect British royal family relations to get worse …

Mini Margaret: Lady Margarita Armstrong-Jones recently made her society debut at an exclusive London event, but who is this young royal and is she set to be the next ‘It’ girl?

Carole Middleton is more like a ‘close sister’ to her daughter Kate Middleton, and loves to ‘muck around dancing’ and run down hills with grandkids Princess Charlotte and Princes George and Louis

Royal protocols and traditions prevent everything from signing autographs to eating raw meat – but are royals really required to weigh themselves before Christmas dinner every year?

Two new royal books are revealing plenty of drama, from Queen Elizabeth being ‘exhausted’ by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, to Camilla, queen consort ‘calling the shots’ for King Charles

Britain’s new queen consort owns two rescue dogs, Beth and Bluebell, and embraces the label of ‘feminist’ … here are 11 facts you may not know about Camilla Parker Bowles

Kate Middleton often stands in heels for hours at a time while making public appearances. To ensure comfort, etiquette expert Myka Meier says, the Princess of Wales uses two tricks.

He set off a string of playful memes about his mischief when he missed Queen Elizabeth’s funeral, but what other cheeky moments do you remember of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s youngest son so far?

From Meghan Markle’s diamonds and pearls – a gift from the queen – and Kate Middleton’s Princess Diana nod, to Lady Louise Windsor’s pendant honouring her grandmother’s love of horses