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Duchess Of Cambridge Outfits: All The Looks She Wore In India And Bhutan

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Kate Middleton clearly was not bound by the usual luggage restrictions during the royal couple's tour of India and Bhutan last week.

The Duchess of Cambridge made 17 wardrobe changes in the seven days she and husband Prince William toured the countries.

Mixing sporting activities and sight-seeing during the day, the royal couple also went full-formal for dinner galas and lunches.

And to no one's surprise, Kate stunned in every single outfit change.

The chic 34-year-old mother to Prince George and Princess Charlotte used every opportunity to switch up her look with thoughtful and appropriate ensemble choices.

The Duchess made a point to pick outfits that made a nod to the local fashions of the countries on her itinerary.

Many of her dresses featured organic prints and flowing cuts. And Kate made a point to have one of her skirts made from traditional Bhutanese fabric, as well as having an evening gown beaded in India.

Without further ado, here is a day-by-day recap of all of Catherine's royal tour outfits.

  • Day 1 - The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Visit India And Bhutan
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    The royal couple's first stop was at their hotel, the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel to lay a wreath to honour the victims of the 2008 terror attacks. Kate wore a stunning crimson peplum blouse and mid-length skirt with paisley accents by Alexander McQueen. She accessorized with her favourite LK Bennett Fern nude pumps, a clutch by Russell and Bromley and earrings by Temple of Heaven.
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    Later that day, Kate switched over to a turquoise and coral flowing sundress by Anita Dongre for a cricket and football (soccer) match.
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    She managed to get in a few serves and kicks wearing a pair of nude espadrille wedges from Monsoon, another budget-friendly U.K. brand.
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    For the grand finale of their first day, the Duke and Duchess attended a Bollywood-inspired charity dinner where Kate dressed in a lapis-coloured gown and matching shawl, both by Jenny Packham. The beading on the two garments was done in India, a fitting nod to the local culture and artisans.
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    Kate completed the look with a pair of matching statement earrings by Indian jeweller Amrapali, and heeled Prada sandals.
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    Prince William and Kate spent their second day touring Mumbai with a stop at India's national war memorial as well as the Gandhi Smiriti museum. For the occasion, the Duchess picked a collared midi dress with a swing skirt by Emilia Wickstead, a blush-toned clutch by Mulberry, and matching Rupert Sanderson pumps.
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    That night, Kate swapped her daytime threads for an evening look for the Queen's garden party. She wore a ornate floor skimming skirt and matching silk crop top by Alice Temperley, plus a pair of statement earrings and Gianvito Rossi open-toe shoes.
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    Kate kept it casual on day three, sporting nude flats and this patterned maxi dress by U.K. retailer Glamorous to visit a centre for homeless children in New Delhi.
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    Next, the Duke and Duchess met India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi for lunch. The Duchess changed into a mint green lace high-neck frock by Alice Temperley, and pulled her hair back to polish off the look.
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    She carried a LK Bennett straw clutch along with her, wore nude pumps by the same designer. For accessories, she wore custom Kiki McDonough earrings, which were made to celebrate Princess Charlotte's birth.
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    The two closed the night enjoying fireside dancing and drum performances for the Bihu Festival Celebration at Diphlu River Lodge Kate again opted for a flowing blue and green printed tunic dress from Anna Sui and finished the look with simple, black Pied a Terre wedges.
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    Will and Kate both sported their most casual looks for a safari through Kaziranga National Park on the fourth day of their visit. The mum of two dressed down in a pair of Zara skinnies, a polka-dot RM Williams shirt and Ray Ban sunglasses.
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    The royal couple were gifted with hand-woven scarves upon their arrival.
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    Still at the park, the Duchess of Cambridge completely overhauled her look for a slightly dressier vibe. Catherine slipped into a pink, embroidered frock from Topshop, and — you guessed it — it's already sold out.
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    She got repeat wear out of her black wedges and these $11 earrings from Accessorize to finish the look before heading off to meet the rhinos and elephants!
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  • Day 5 - The Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge Visit India & Bhutan
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    On day five of their international trip, Prince Willam and the Duchess arrived in Bhutan, for a two-day visit.
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    Kate stepped off the plane in Paro, Bhutan donning a sunshine yellow, coat-dress by Emily Wickstead. And she brought along the same straw purse and nude heels that she wore earlier to meet the Prime Minister of India.
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    Their first stop of the day was to meet the King and Queen of Bhutan, and the plans included a round of archery. Kate tried her hand at the sport and managed to keep her balance while wearing heels! Bravo!
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    The Duchess wore a Paul & Joe top with draped sleeves and intricate beading down the front, with a purple and teal skirt (called a Throngdrel). The skirt was custom-made in London from Bhutanese fabric.
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    That evening, Catherine unknowingly twinned with Drew Barrymore on the same day, halfway around the world! The Duchess of Cambridge wore this floor-length Tory Burch embellished dress with an orange shawl and black strappy sandals for dinner with Bhutan's royal couple.
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    The next day, Kate brought out another pair of Zara pants, an army green vest from Really Wild Clothing, white collared shirt and a pair of riding boots that have been in her closet for more than a decade. The activity of the day was a hike up to Tiger's Nest Monastery, tucked in the Himalayan mountainside.
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    For the Britsh royals' last night in Bhutan, Kate stepped out in a flowing poppy-printed gown from Beulah.
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    The Duke and Duchess jetted back to Agra, India for the final day of their trip. Kate wore white Alexander McQueen suit, her nude pumps once again and a necklace gifted to her by the Queen of Bhutan.
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    Before their departure, Kate and Will made a visit to the Taj Mahal. The two recreated a famous photo of Willam's late mother, Princess Diana, sitting alone on a marble bench in front of the "Monument of Love". Kate closed the trip in an ornately patterned, royal blue and white Naeem Khan dress, her nude heels and a pair of $7 earrings she bought on the mountainside in Bhutan.

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