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Love Princess Kate's navy blue blazers? Shop her fave plus similar looks for less

Shop the best Kate-style navy blue blazers from £30 ($35)

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Karen Silas
Karen SilasSenior Lifestyle Editor
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When it come to her royal wardrobe, Princess Kate has a few main staples in her closet - floral shirt dresses, comfy & Other Stories jeans, Breton striped tops and last, but certainly not least, the Duchess of Cambridge classic: a tailored black or navy blue blazer for the perfect year-round nautical look.

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The Duchess has been wearing the single-breasted Smythe 'Duchess' blazer for years - here she is at Wimbledon 2021

Princess Kate’ has been branching out into brighter looks – from yellow blazers to powder blue  – but she always relies on her go-to navy blue (or black) blazer, which is perfect for transitional dressing year round. They can can be single or double-breasted, and often feature gold button details.

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Be like Kate and team a navy or black blazer with your outfit. This £549 look is by Holland Cooper

So take a close look at the Princess' style and check out these royal-inspired options – including picks from Kate's favourites like Marks & Spencer, Boden and Karen Millen - to add to your own wardrobe, starting from £30 ($35).

Princess Kate's go-to Smythe blazer

The Princess of Wales's favourite single-breasted look is the £525 ($725) Smythe 'Duchess' Blazer - in fact, she loves the clasically tailored look so much she has it in three colours!

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Princess Kate has worn this Smythe blazer on many occasions

Shop Princess Kate inspired navy blazers, from M&S to Reiss

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    H&M Fitted Single Blazer

    H&M's Kate-worthy navy blue fitted jacket is lined and features notch lapels, jetted front pockets and a single button fastening at the front. It comes in six colours from ivory to black and pink.

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    Marks & Spencer

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    M&S Collection Relaxed Single Breasted Blazer

    Also available in black, this single-breasted M&S navy blazer is described as having a "roomy relaxed fit". The jacket has two front felt pockets and is made from a fabric with added stretch for comfort.

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    River Island

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    RI Ruched Sleeve Blazer

    River Island's blazer features ruched sleeves for a relaxed touch, and a single button closure. The look comes in six colours, including navy and black along with beige, light blue, red, and white.

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    Boden Brighton Twill Blazer

    This fitted blazer by Princess Kate favourite Boden is made from a wool blend and is fully lined.

How to wear a navy blazer like Princess Kate

If you are wondering how to style a navy blazer à la Kate, we have some royal styling tips. The Princess often teams her blue jackets with a pair of skinny navy blue jeans and some shoes with height – like her favourite wedges – for the final touches.

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The Duchess of Cambridge combines her navy blazers with everything from dresses to culottes

The Princess of Wales has shown this wardrobe staple's versatility – and how blazers are year-round winners from season to season – by also styling her tailored jackets over dresses, pencil skirts and even culottes.

So now you know how to wear a dark blazer like the royal and where to buy one. It's a look that's easy to repli-Kate and will stay in style for seasons, and even years, to come.

It's time to get styling!

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