Her daughter has been announced as one of the most elegant women in the world, so it is no wonder that Carol Middleton inspired the wardrobe of the Duchess of Cambridge for her today’s trip to Royal Ascot.
The 67-year-old businesswoman looked elegant in a ME + EM silk shirt dress that has a tucked-in midi hem and pleated details, exactly the same dress that Kate wore at the royal engagements last May.
Carole paired the dress with a black openwork hat with feathered embellishments, while her husband Michael (72) looked elegant in a traditional top hat and ponytails.
The couple’s daughter, Kate, previously wore a dress to meet a five-year-old cancer patient who participated in her Hold Still photographic project after she was photographed kissing her father through a window during isolation.
Kate, 40, welcomed Milo Sneddon, from Falkirk, for tea at Holyroodhouse in May 2021 during a one-week visit to Scotland.
Carole Middleton (pictured) was photographed in a silk pink ME + EM dress while attending the first day of the Royal Ascot today. Her daughter Kate was seen in the same dress last year
Kate previously wore a dress to meet a five-year-old cancer patient who participated in her Hold Still photography project after she was photographed kissing her father through a window during isolation.
Carole Middleton looked elegant in a ME + EM silk shirt dress that has pleated details, exactly the same dress that Kate wore at the royal engagement in May last year
While in Ascot, Carole Middleton looked in a good mood, perhaps cheering on one of the drivers during the race
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Carole combined the dress with a black openwork hat with feather embellishments. She seemed to be enjoying the day as she chatted with other race fans in the stands
The Duchess of Cambridge kept her promise to wear pink when she met Mia last May at Holyrood
The duchess previously spoke by phone with the young man, who underwent intensive chemotherapy last year due to leukemia, which means that she was forced to protect herself during the peak of the pandemic.
Her painting, taken by her mother Lynda, entitled Protective Soap, was one of 100 paintings included in the book The Duchess of Cambridge Stay Calm: A Portrait of Our Nation 2020.
Kate fulfilled the promise she made to wear pink, Mila’s favorite color, combining her dress with tan heels and a floral face mask.
The Duchess is not attending the Royal Ascot today, but the rest of the royal family was out of power, while the Queen missed the event due to her constant mobility problems.
Prince Charles and Camilla led the royal family at Royal Ascot today as they took effect on the first day of the race – while the Queen missed the event due to her ongoing mobility issues
Camilla, meanwhile, gestured across the racetrack as she stood beside Prince Charles and her daughter-in-law Sophie Wessex
Princess Anne and Camilla the Duchess of Cornwall spoke on the lawn during the afternoon event
Meanwhile, Princess Beatrice also offered Prince Charles a kiss on the cheek, while her husband Edoardo tilted his hat to the royal family.
Her Majesty was a regular at the Berkshire Racecourse before the pandemic and has been at every royal meeting since coming to the throne in 1952. year, except when it was held behind closed doors in 2020.
However, the 96-year-old monarch will likely be looking from home just seven miles away at Windsor Castle this afternoon, especially when her horse King’s Lynn is racing at King’s Stand Stakes at 3.40pm.
Instead, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall attended, along with many other members of the royal family – including Princess Anne and her two children Peter Philips and Zara Tindall, Countess Sophie Wessex and Princess Beatrice, joined by her husband Edoardo Mapelli. Mozzi.
Princess Beatrice’s husband Edoardo took off his hat and turned it towards the Prince of Wales as they greeted each other in Ascot
Meanwhile, Zara also greeted Princess Michael of Kent with a kiss on the cheek when they arrived at the racetrack earlier today
The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall were present along with Princess Beatrice (left with husband Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi) and Zara Tindall (right)
Meanwhile, Sophie Wessex was elegant in a raspberry hat today as she joined other members of the royal family at the event
Meanwhile, the Queen’s only daughter, Princess Anne, also attended the event, opting for a cream dress with a coat with a brown fascinator
Excited Zara looked delighted to be back at the races with her family today as the royal shone with joy as she arrived
Members of the royal family appeared in a good mood, and many took part in the procession of carriages before greeting each other in the warm summer sun at the hippodrome.
Zara could be seen lovingly greeting her Uncle Charles, as well as Princess Michael of Kent, while Princess Beatrice also shone at the event.
The Queen, who had 22 race winners at Royal Ascot, was among the race visitors last year after she was chosen to take part in the government’s research program on events on behalf of racing.
She did not attend the first day of last year’s races, but was later present on the fifth day with her race manager John Warren and inspected her four horses in the Parade Ring after crossing the finish line.
The Queen is an avid horse breeder and has a large number of runners who will be signing up for the Royal Ascot this week.