Though Catherine’s office did not release a statement in response to Mantel’s lecture, HRH is no doubt ready to prove the old gal wrong through her work with various charity organizations; according to royal reports, the Duchess is currently looking to expand her patronage and has been visiting several charities over the past weeks.
Pippa Middleton has a dashing new lad in her life. Nico Jackson, 35, has been courting Middleton for a few months now, and joined her on holiday with the rest of the Berkshire-raised clan on Mustique earlier this month.
And what say you, Vivienne Westwood? The British fashion designer’s recent remarks about the Duchess tickled my funny bone.
For more on what HRH is doing behind-the-scenes, read royal reporter Richard Palmer’s piece in today’s Daily Express. According to the British Monarchy’s court circular (a public listing of past events involving members of the royal family), Catherine held a meeting yesterday at St James’s Palace regarding palliative care for children and young people.
Did you like Catherine’s MaxMara wrap dress? Learn more about it from our friends over at What Kate Wore.