When she’s not clad in a swanky sequin number by Needles & Thread or dripping in Cleef & Arpel Clovers to the tune of $9,000–Duchess Kate is like every ordinary mom with a focus on keeping her family happy, health and entertained. Spotted recently with George, Charlotte and Louis at Sainsbury’s supermarket in the UK and photographed buying books for her brood–it seems that the down-to-earth duchess is keen to do her own errands from time to time. Let’s take a look at some of her best mom moments and shopping adventures.
Here are Kate Middleton’s 10 Best Casual Shopping Outfits:
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While perusing a wide assortment of handbags and suitcases, the duchess brought along mom Carole Middleton for a girls only shopping outing. For the retail session, she carried her beloved black Longchamp tote.
2. Parent Pride
Wearing her favorite Merci Maman duchess necklace, the busy mama was spotted shopping at Zara Home in October 2013.
3. Wrap Star
Ahead of the royal wedding, the future duchess wore a black jersey Issa wrap dress and Bally tan kitten heels for a little retail therapy at Whistles.
4. Supermarket Sweep
Stocking up on bananas, chicken, milk, potatoes, oranges, cereal, Haagen-Dazs ice cream and lettuce–Kate looked cozy in a chunky wool turtleneck sweater.
5. Christmas Crawl
The duchess was busy shopping for the holidays among the crowds of commoners at discount store The Range in December 2018.
6. Zest for Zara
Recently spotted on Zoom in a mustard colored Zara sweater–Kate is not inclined to change her ways and continues to shop at the high street store. Back in 2015, she wore a white coat by the brand for a trip to John Lewis. She added a Tod’s D-styling bag and Russell & Bromley boots to the casual chic ensemble.
7. Super Mom
Wearing her beloved Sebago bala shoes and a striped Ralph Lauren boatneck Tori Breton top, the duchess wowed in her post-baby shopping spree to the supermarket in August 2013 just five weeks after the birth of Prince George.
8. King Ralph
Clad in Ralph Lauren cashmere purple cable stitched sweater and a checked scarf, the royal was ready for a run to Tesco for all her essentials.
9. Book Worm
Wearing a Smythson Ludlow Concertina crossbody, the duchess recycled an old Mulberry coat for a London shopping excursion where she bought military and history books for her children.
10. Shawl Story
Rumored to be wearing a Minnie Rose ruffled shawl, the duchess looked picture perfect as she did her food shopping in May 2011 at Waitrose on the island of Anglesey.