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7 Times Kate Middleton wowed us with her jewels

How does a modern day princess curate her jewellery collection? By combining diamond tiaras with statement earrings and bespoke pieces by emerging British designers, of course. Take a look at our favourite glittering moments courtesy of the Duchess of Cambridge herself Kate Middleton.

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For her wedding to the Duke of Cambridge, the Duchess wore a Cartier halo tiara borrowed from the Queen, and originally made for the Queen Mother in 1936. The Duchess paired the piece with bespoke earrings by Robinson Pelham.

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For a reception at Calgary Zoo during the Royal Tour of Canada, she sported another heirloom: the Queen Mother’s maple leaf brooch.

Kate Middleton
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At the premiere of Spectre at the Royal Albert Hall, the Duchess wore diamond, blue topaz and white gold Pagoda earrings borrowed from her mother Carole Middleton.

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She wore an Air Cadets Dacre brooch to mark the 75th anniversary of the RAF Air Cadets.

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For a diplomatic reception, she wore a lover’s knot tiara that belonged to Princess Diana.

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On her sister Pippa Middleton’s wedding day, she wore Kiki McDonough earrings.

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More earrings by Kiki McDonough, this time in special edition pink tourmaline and green amethyst, worn at the National Portrait Gallery Gala.

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