Long gone are the coat dresses for regular public engagements, Kate, Princess of Wales has established her go-to work wear pieces consisting of fine knits or blouses, sometimes with a jacket or long coat over the top, and smart trousers. In recent years, Kate has swapped the traditional button-down shirt for blouses with silk ties at the neckline, but in 2019 she made a fashion faux pas.
In March 2019 when visiting the Henry Fawcett Children’s Centre, Kate chose a beautiful purple blouse.
The top was from designer brand Gucci, and it was its pussy bow silk crepe blouse in violet orchid.
The relaxed style featured a neck tie and was crafted in Italy from silk georgette.
It was priced at £799 and Net-A-Porter described the item as: “Cut from fluid silk-crepe, this style has a loose silhouette and features fabric-covered buttons that run down the back.”
But Kate didn’t