Jun 302011
 

The Royal Tour kicked off in a stylish way today as the Duchess of Cambridge selected a medley of international designers for her flight to Canada.

Kate is wearing the Manon dress by French designer Roland Mouret.

PHOTOS: PA/MyTheresa.com

The dress features an asymmetric neck with criss-cross straps on the back, a modified empire waist and a partially exposed metal zipper. It is made of a silk/cotton blend, a good weight for this time of year and it is widely available as of this writing. That will not be the case in a matter of hours.  Above we show it at My Theresa, below at Neiman Marcus (Originally $1975, now $1382).

Roland Mouret Manon Dress at Neiman Marcus

Kate selected a jacket from Canadian label Smythe; oddly enough, it is the very blazer we featured last night in our post predicting what Kate might wear. The blazer is $575 at Revolve, $357 at Saks.

Smythe 1 Button Blazer at Revolve Clothing (L)/Saks Fifth Avenue(R)

Smythe is based in Toronto and designed by Andrea Lenczner and Christie Smythe.

Kate’s shoes have been identified in a story by The Telegraph as the Manolo Blahnik Calogera shoe, the only place we can locate them is Amazon Japan, click here for that site.

Amazon Japan

Kate’s bag is the Mulberry Polly Push Lock in Midnight, crafted of what we would call a pebble grain, available at Mulberry for $1300.

“Polly Push Lock” by Mulberry

Special thanks to @LiltingLimes on Twitter for alerting us to the Telegraph story!

We’ll be back later with a look at what Kate wears for the official welcoming ceremony in Ottawa. Click here to visit the Official Royal Tour page online, here for our Facebook page where we have loads of fun posting details on Kate’s apparel/accessories as soon as we see them, and here for our Twitter feed.

 

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