Kate Middleton’s Most Iconic Maternity Styles

When it comes to her maternity style, Kate Middleton knows how to rock a chic outfit and show off her royal bump. While pregnant with Prince George and Princess Charlotte, the Duchess of Cambridge showed off her signature looks — bright colors, bold prints, and monochromatic style — while on royal tours, attending parties at Buckingham Palace, and lending her time to the various charities close to her heart.

We take a look back at some of Kate Middleton’s most iconic maternity styles, ahead.

1. This cheerful yellow dress

Kate Middleton Yellow Dress

A sunny dress for a garden party | John Stillwell/WPA Pool/Getty Images

It’s no secret that — like Princess Diana — Kate Middleton loves to wear color. While pregnant with Prince George, the princess attended Queen Elizabeth II’s Garden Party at Buckingham Palace in a bright yellow and cream tunic dress with a matching cream-colored fascinator. By the looks of it, Kate’s dress is actually a collarless jacket, buttoned all the way up. Perfect for a chilly spring day!

2. This monochromatic ensemble

Kate Middleton

A chic monochromatic look | Eddie Mulholland/WPA Pool/Getty Images

The Duchess of Cambridge is known for wearing monochromatic ensembles from time to time, and this rich brown look is one of our favorites. Worn to a St. Patrick’s Day Parade at Mons Barracks, Kate pairs her chocolate-colored coat with matching heels, gloves, and a fascinator — drawing attention to her gorgeous clover brooch.

3. This leopard print frock

Kate Middleton

The leopard dress is a winner | Chris Jackson/AFP/Getty Images

It’s no secret that the Duchess of Cambridge likes to have fun — especially when it comes to her wardrobe. And she wore this leopard print tunic dress to the official naming ceremony of Princess Cruises’ Royal Princess to prove it. Paired with a matching black fascinator, Kate Middleton shows how to rock prints while pregnant.

4. This navy coat and fascinator

Kate Middleton

She knows how to rock the monochromatic looks. | Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

In signature Kate Middleton fashion, the Duchess wore a monochromatic sapphire-colored coat, fascinator, and heels to a memorial service marking the end of Britain’s combat in Afghanistan. Needless to say, the maternity outfit looked great with her engagement ring.

5. This jacket … and those boots

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An outfit fit for a royal | Chris Jackson-Pool/Getty Images

While visiting Scotland on official business — and pregnant with Prince George — the Duchess strutted the streets in thigh-high boots, a black dress, tights, and a stunning red coat.

6. This peaches and cream getup

Kate Middleton

A perfect spring ensemble | David Parker/WPA Pool/Getty Images

While in Winchester, England, visiting with children and staff at the Naomi House Children’s Hospice, the Duchess of Cambridge wore a peach-colored jacket and creamy peach dress to match.

7. This jacquard coat

Kate Middleton

The mint green dress was chic and stylish. | Olivia Harris /WPA Pool/Getty Images

While pregnant with her first born, the Duchess of Cambridge attended The National Review of the Queen’s Scouts at Windsor Castle in a beautiful mint jacquard coat with large bronze buttons and a matching bronze fascinator.

8. This hot pink pea coat

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Her baby bump is barely visible. | David Parker/WPA Pool/Getty Images

While it may be hard to tell, Kate Middleton was just a few weeks away from giving birth to her second child, Princess Charlotte in this picture. The Duchess hid her bump in a hot pink pea coat while visiting the Stephen Lawrence Centre in South London to support development opportunities for young people.

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