Kate Middleton, Queen ElizabethAfter a somewhat reclusive beginning to 2014-no public appearances in January!-Kate Middleton has gifted us with an embarrassment of riches these past seven days. She wore a recycled Jenny Packham dress (accessorized with some diamonds, on loan from the Queen) last Tuesday for the National Portrait Gala; on Friday, she emerged in blue, yet again, for a visit to a London high school. And yesterday, Kate joined the Queen in greeting a cadre of British actors and actresses at an event celebrating the Queen's 60 years of patronage of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
A day after William schmoozed with the likes of Angelina and Lupita at the BAFTAs-at one point presenting Helen Mirren with an award-Kate mingled with the thespian-kind, as well, giggling with Mirren and chatting with Helena Bonham Carter ("So, Helena, you were great in The Lone Ranger! . . . Yeah, we had literally seen every other movie they had On Demand; we were left with no choice.") John Hurt, MichaelRead More »from Kate Middleton Became a Godmother