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Kate Middleton's sell-out high street dress is back by popular demand

The Duchess-approved dress you need in your life

Laura Sutcliffe

The Duchess Of Cambridge loves a chic dress or two - and we love the fact she often recycles them after she's worn them. The wife of Prince William is a true advocate of sustainable fashion and sets a really good example to royal fashion fans.

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One of her favourite high street brands is L.K.Bennett. She has been pictured in numerous frocks from the luxury store and we covet each and every one.

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Kate's selling power is top-notch and back in 2019 she rocked a red floral design called 'The Madison'. The floaty design was eye-catching but not overbearing, and she first wore it for a day out at the polo with her children, William and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who had recently welcomed baby Archie. She then re-wore it a year later for a video call in 2020 when she spoke to workers to hear about their experiences of providing care during the coronavirus outbreak.

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The Madison dress sold out immediately despite numerous re-stocks. We hate it when this happens! But the brand has just launched a brand new number called the Elowen from their Pre-fall collection. This is almost identical to the best-selling Maddison and we think you will agree; just as gorgeous.

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Kate wearing L.K.Bennett's 'Madison' dress in 2019

It's crafted from a silky fabric in a soft pink animal print and boasts a round neck with pleat detail to the front, short cape sleeves and a floaty, midi skirt. It would look amazing with sandals and a matching clutch.

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Elowen Pink Animal Print Midi Dress, £279, L.K.Bennett

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It's not just L.K.Bennett dresses - Kate loves their shoes, too. The mother-of-three rocked the brand's 'Sledge' high heel pumps in 2011, and they quickly became her go-to shoes which she wore frequently up until 2014. The comfortable, durable shoes are ideal if you want to add a polished tone to your outfit and need to spend the entire day standing on your feet – rather like Duchess Kate! 

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