Sarah Burton on Kate dress secret: 'I kind of blew it'

Thursday May 5, 2011

Sarah Burton has finally broken her silence over how it felt to create the most iconic dress of the century.

Alexander McQueen's protégée described the whole experience as "great fun".

The woman at the helm of one of Britain's biggest fashion houses particularly enjoyed dodging photographers.

"The most fun I had was trying to hide. We laughed a lot about that," she told the New York Post.

But Kate's couturier admitted that she let the cat out of the bag when she was snapped dashing into the hotel where the bride was staying before the wedding.

"She loved the secrecy of it until she kind of blew it by running into the hotel wearing a fur hood, which was from the last collection," the interviewer told WWD magazine.

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