The Duchess of Cambridge gives a masterclass in the new rules of high-low dressing

Duchess of Cambridge
Old Chanel and new high street heroes: The Duchess of Cambridge served up a masterclass in high-low dressing on Wednesday Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Is it just me, or is the Duchess of Cambridge is killing it in the style stakes these days? A week on from her stylish appearance at the Aga Khan Centre in London, where she wore a dress by rising label ARossGirl x Soler (sparking a sell-out, no less) she’s done it again with another winning look.

Kate arrived at the Natural History Museum in London on Wednesday for a surprise visit to the Angela Marmont Centre for UK Biodiversity, dressed in pieces from two British high street fashion stalwarts: a £39 burgundy Warehouse knit with a frill collar and cuffs, with olive green Jigsaw culottes (currently reduced from £130 to £89) - a trouser shape that’s fast becoming her new style signature.

Kate teamed her high street top and trousers with a Chanel bag and Tod's shoes Credit: Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images

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