Kate Middleton Just Wore Shorts For The First Time Ever As A Royal
By Emily Lee
August 9, 2019
Kate Middleton just made a major fashion statement. She wore shorts. Yes, shorts. You may be wondering why rocking a pair of shorts is such a big deal. Well, this is the first time the Duchess of Cambridge has worn shorts in 11 years, which means it's the first time she's worn them as a member of the royal family.
Kate wore a pair of athletic shorts to a charity sailing race where she faced off her against her husband Prince William. It makes sense that Kate would need to rock a sporty look for the race. She was there to win, after all. Sadly, though, her crew had a false start and were disqualified.
The last time the Duchess was seen wearing shorts was all the way back in September 2008. She was photographed attending a Day-Glo Midnight Roller Disco Party in London, according to People. She arrived to the event in a pair of neon yellow shorts paired with a sparkly green top. Her style has definitely changed over the course of her life as a royal.
Kate's shorts wasn't the only thing that got people talking at the race. Prince George and Princess Charlotte were in attendance, as well. When Kate brought them over to a window to wave to the crowd, Charlotte ended up sticking her tongue out at them instead. Kate's reaction to the sassy moment will make you LOL.
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August 8, 2019- The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge hosted the inaugural regatta The King’s Cup to raise awareness and funds for 8 of Their Royal Highnesses’ patronages. William and Kate go head to head as skippers of individual sailing boats, in an 8 boat regatta race. The winning team is awarded The King’s Cup, a historic trophy first presented by King George V at Cowes’ Royal Yacht Squadron in 1920.The event takes place to raise awareness and funds! #williamandkate #katemiddleton #duchessofcambridge #theroyals #thekingscup #cowesroyalyachtsquadron #kingscup #british🇬🇧 #britishroyals #britishroyalfamily #princesscharlotte #princess #duchess #princesskate
It sure was an eventful day for the royals!