From tailored blazers to ruched midi dresses and bow blouses, the Princess of Wales has added a number of Burberry garments to her closet recently. The iconic British luxury fashion house was founded in 1856 and is headquartered in Kate’s home country of England. The acclaimed design house offers the latest in elevated equestrian styles to the country chic set.
Kate has mastered the art of incorporating Burberry’s heritage checks and playful plaid into her wardrobe wares. The princess just stepped out in a checked quilted jacket from the label which she paired with ankle bootcut jeans and new chunky Chelsea boots. The royal has long been a fan of the revered and beloved brand best known for their cashmere scarves, trench coats and iconic check print.
Here are 10 of Kate Middleton’s Best Burberry Fashion Moments:
1. Burberry Littleton Trench Coat
Stepping out in Belfast in Northern Ireland in March 2011 — the princess was all smiles as she greeted locals and visited city hall just a month before her marriage to Prince William. For the pre-wedding outing, the princess donned a stone colored coat which was based on the brand’s classic ‘London’ topper. The warmth of the wool fabrication and the airy aesthetic of the rain shielding cashmere made this double-breasted coat a major style win for the bride-to-be. Slant pockets, a belted waist, plaid print lining and an elegant ruffled hem gave more character to this timeless trench. Similar shop HERE
2. Burberry Silk Crepe de Chine Tie-Neck Blouse in Green
Making her foray into posh professional, the princess was a corporate cool girl in a tie-neck blouse tailored from Italian-woven silk crepe de chine from Burberry for two outings in early 2023. Her Royal Highness wore a bespoke Burberry blouse sans patch pockets for a school visit in London’s East End and a meeting with Norway’s Crown Prince and Princess at Windsor Castle.
3. Burberry Aurora Dress
In Boston, the princess celebrated the city and its Celtic colors by donning this dark green tartan midi distinguished by an asymmetrical gathered waist. The sleek blackwatch bodycon with bunched fabric felt very modern and playful with a touch of traditional and timeless elegance. Kate paired the formfitting draped dress from the brand’s Autumn/Winter 2022 collection with a green Mulberry Amberley satchel and Emmy London Rebecca greenery suede pumps.
4. Burberry Military Pocket Jersey Shirt in Tan
A relaxed take on military tailoring, the princess stepped out in this slim fit cargo shirt made in soft jersey for three outings in the summer of 2011 and 2012. Kate paired the semi-sheer long button down featuring a pointed collar and snap cuffs with deep blue skinny jeans and her Sebago boat shoes in Canada. Later, she wore the blouse with a Really Wild vest and Le Chameau Wellies for a charity camping excursion. In addition, the sporty minded royal was spotted in the button down for a day of playing polo spectator in June 2012.
5. Burberry Silk Crepe Blouse in Pink
A pussybow longline blouse in a soft pink perfectly paired with a rich red Roland Mouret suit for a visit to Greentown Labs in Boston. Kate opted to once again wear a custom creation from the luxury label for the 2022 American tour.
6. Burberry Tailored Blazer
Refined and regal, Kate stepped out in this Italian woven wool blazer in September 2023 for a visit to textile manufacturers in Leeds and Lancaster. The princess previously wore the sharp and structured jacket for a ‘Shaping Us’ campaign video in January 2023 and a meeting at Windsor Castle in March 2023. The princess also wore the pine pantsuit with its coordinating wide-leg trousers.
7. Burberry Quilted Shell Jacket
The princess wore this hunter green jacket made from a diamond quilted fabric for a visit to Scotland in early November 2023. Kate paired the quilted riding coat with new Mother Denim Weekender flare jeans in the shade ‘deep end’ with what’s believed to be a Polo Ralph Lauren cashmere turtleneck sweater. Similar jacket shop HERE and budget friendly shop HERE
8. Burberry Wool Silk Bootcut Trousers
While still a duchess, Kate played covergirl for British Vogue Magazine’s 100th anniversary issue. The royal was photographed for a special spread in the fashion junkie beloved periodical for the June 2016 issue. The princess wore $1195 rayon and elastane blend bootcut pants with red topstitching for the country themed photoshoot. For a snap near a fence, Kate donned the stretch bootcut pants paired with a striped red top from Petit Bateau.
9. Burberry Trench Coat
The future Queen wore this $7500 classic double-breasted chocolate brown coat from Burberry for the same Vogue editorial feature. The stylish coat has a wide revere collar, tapered waist and softly pleated skirt. Actress Kate Hudson was also spotted in the soft suede coat in New York in February 2016. Similar style shop HERE
10. Burberry Slim Check Cotton Shirt
For a scene near some grassy plains and an old farmhouse on location in Norfolk, the princess wore this vintage check print red shirt. The metal button detailed top was paired with 7 for All Mankind Palazzo Rinse jeans.