The Queen And Duchess Kate Pose In Pastels At Olympic Opening Ceremony

17/12/2017 06:44 GMT

The world stood still for the London 2012 Olympic opening ceremony last night, with The Queen taking centre stage and a demure Duchess of Cambridge in the wings.

Duchess Kate chose a tailored Christopher Kane number in ice blue with a cinched waist and respectable hemline.

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And, yes, Kate looked her normal pretty self too.

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The Queen, meanwhile, went for a sparkly and feathery formal frock. And look, not a hair out of place following that impressive sky dive. Very nice work, ma'am.

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And, for more Royal style, here's a gallery of some of Kate's finest sartorial moments.