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Princess Kate's Maternity Style Secrets Revealed

May 5th, 2013 9:00am EDT
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As the royal couple celebrate two years of wedded bliss and count down to baby, at seven months pregnant Princess Kate looks more polished than ever. From hairstyles to hemlines, this week's issue of PEOPLE magazine reveals The Kate Effect in dazzling photos: her Top 10 style tricks for looking great while dressing for two. Below are five of the Duchess of Cambridge's style secrets:

1. Keep It Classic: Say hello to the new Jackie O. "Kate's look is incredibly chic and rather retro," says British maternity expert Rosie Pope. Modern approach aside, "Kate reminds me of Jackie Onassis when she...

Kate Middleton Is Pretty In Polka Dots During 'Harry Potter' Outing

April 26th, 2013 8:48am EDT
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We spotted Kate Middleton, her husband Prince William and Prince Harry visiting the Warner Bros. Studios in Leavesden, Hertfordshire, on Thursday.

The royal family was all smiles while sightseeing at the place where the "Harry Potter" movies were filmed. According to The Mirror, Kate and William learned how to cast spells with wands and then had a duel. The prince even cast an "expelliarmus" spell to disarm his wife. How cute!

The pregnant Duchess of Cambridge looked absolutely radiant in a white and black polka dot dress with a black jacket and matching pumps. Her baby bump was just bare...

Photographer, Magazine Publisher Investigated Over Topless Photos Of Duchess Of Cambridge Kate Middleton

April 25th, 2013 12:15pm EDT
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The photographer who allegedly snapped shots of Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton topless last year is facing criminal charges over the photos, which were published in French magazine Closer in September.

French photographer Valerie Suau and Ernesto Mauri, the publisher of Closer, are being investigated for their parts in the scandal and face charges of breach of privacy and criminal use of the images.

According to UsWeekly.com, Closer's editor, Laurence Pieau told Agence France-Press last fall that she had no regrets over publishing the pictures in the magazine.

"These photos are not ...

Kate Middleton Shows Off Her Baby Bump In A Pale Blue Dress In London

April 25th, 2013 12:00pm EDT
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All eyes have been on Kate Middleton and her fashion picks ever since she revealed she was pregnant last year. She has yet to make a fashion misstep.

The Duchess of Cambridge stepped out at the National Portrait Gallery in London on Wednesday to celebrate The Art Room charity. She glowed in a designer, 50s-style Emilia Wickstead dress paired with grey pumps.

The Duchess hasn't veered from her usual style while pregnant. Rather, she seems to be choosing larger sizes of ensembles she would likely wear anyway.

Middleton and her husband, Prince William, appear to have a stronger relationship...

TIME Releases '100 Most Influential People' List With Jay-Z & Jennifer Lawrence On Two Of Seven Covers

April 18th, 2013 8:00pm EDT
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100, a list of the 100 most influential people in the world. The issue features seven different covers for the first time ever, including two showcasing entertainers: hip-hop artist Jay-Z and actress Jennifer Lawrence.

Editors selected guest contributors to write about the honorees. New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg said of the hip-hop star: "He's never forgotten his roots—'Empire State of Mind' was a love song to our city—and as a co-owner of the NBA Nets, he helped bring a major league sports team back to Brooklyn, not far from his old neighborhood.

Bloomberg added, "In nearly every...

Prince William And Kate Middleton: Madly In Love And Ready For Parenthood

April 14th, 2013 9:00am EDT
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From gallant gestures and lovey-dovey looks to a life-changing decision about the Royal Air Force, this week's issue of PEOPLE goes inside the marriage of Prince William and Kate to reveal how he is pampering his princess as the couple get ready for parenthood.

A first pregnancy can put any marriage to the test – cue the nausea, stressful moments, and unforgiving deadline (ready or not…). But well into their second trimester, the royal couple are cruising to parenthood more demonstrably – and demonstratively – in love than ever. "They're much more touchy-feely than they were," observes ro...

Kate Middleton To Become Godmother Of New Cruise Liner

April 10th, 2013 9:07pm EDT
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Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, will follow in the footsteps of fellow British royals - by becoming the godmother of a cruise liner.

Royal Princess confirms that they will have the... royal princess... christen their new ship, which will be named after her. The ship will be set to sail for the first time on June 13.

Middleton is due to have her child in mid-July, so all eyes will be on her big bump when she smashes the champagne bottle.

A spokesman tells WENN, "We can think of no better way to celebrate our company's British heritage than by having the Duchess, admired around the w...

Kate Middleton Reveals How She's Getting Ready For The Royal Baby

March 31st, 2013 9:00am EDT
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Six months pregnant and feeling her baby kick ("very much so"), Princess Kate is basking in pre-baby bliss. From her posh pals dishing advice to her reserved spot in London's most exclusive maternity wing, this week's issue of PEOPLE magazine features new photos and new details of the Pregnant Princess Diaries and how Kate is prepping for her special delivery. From shopping to cravings and choosing baby names: PEOPLE has all the inside scoop on the Royal Baby countdown.

Princess Kate cheerfully models a "Baby on board!" button for the Queen while visiting the London tube ("I'll make sure I...

Kate Middleton Hides Her Baby Bump In Several Trendy Coats

March 20th, 2013 7:00pm EDT
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Kate Middleton is often lauded for her sense of style, and this week the Duchess of Cambridge has stepped out several times - in various shades of outerwear.

As much as we'd love to see the cute frocks underneath, we understand why she's covering up in tights, coats and gloves. It's not very warm in England right now, and she has a baby to keep warm!

We spotted the royal out and about several times this week, attending a St. Patrick's Day parade, visiting the racetrack, and more. And each time she's donned a different colored coat.

On Sunday she reportedly let it slip that's hoping for a...

Kate Middleton Lets It Slip That She Wants A Baby Boy

March 18th, 2013 11:07am EDT
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On Sunday, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took part in a traditional St. Patrick's Day celebration with the Irish Guards in England and let some interesting news slip about their impending arrival.

Prince William, a colonel of the Irish Guards, was dressed in traditional regalia, whereas Catherine, also known as Kate Middleton, wore a green trenchcoat on the rainy day.

Kate presented members of the first battalion sprigs of shamrocks in a tradition dating back to 1901 when it was started by Queen Alexandra. The duchess also honored the regimental mascot, an irish wolfhound, by pinning ...

Is Kate Middleton Having A Girl?

March 6th, 2013 12:00pm EST
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Oops! The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, may have accidentally revealed the sex of her baby. A woman who met Kate is claiming she nearly let it slip that she's expecting a girl.

When Kate was offered a teddy bear by a woman in a crowd of admirers, Kate said before stopping herself, "Thank you. I will take that for my d-" The well wisher then reportedly asked if she was going to say "daughter."

The 31-year-old royal was quick to avoid the question, saying she and her husband Prince William didn't know the gender of their baby, which is due in July.  However, when she was questioned ...

A Stylish Kate Middleton Shows Off Her Baby Bump For The First Time

February 19th, 2013 9:18am EST
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It's the moment royal watchers have been waiting for - the first photos of Kate Middleton's baby bump! Kate and Prince William's first child is due in July.

The Duchess of Cambridge showed off her expanding tummy at London House Hope on Monday.  She looked lovely in a gray Max Mara wrap dress and black pumps.

It was Kate's first official public apperance of the year. She spoke for Action on Addiction, a charity that supports women battling substance abuse problems.

The duchess recently made headlines after Italian magazine Chi published photos of her vacationing in a bikini, revealing he...

Royals Angry Over Kate Middleton's Bikini Baby Bump Photos

February 13th, 2013 2:07pm EST
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The Royal family as lashed out at a magazine for invading their privacy - by publishing photos of a pregnant Kate Middleton vacationing in a bikini.

Chi, an Italian magazine, has published the new photos of Kate. They were also the magazine to post the topless photos of the Duchess last year. Australian magazine Women's Day has said they will publish the photographs worldwide.

St. James Palace released a statement that they are "disappointed that photographs of the Duke and Duchess on a private holiday look likely to be published overseas. This is a clear breach of the couple's right to p...

It's Official: Kate Middleton Due To Give Birth In July

January 14th, 2013 1:07pm EST
Kate Middleton and Prince William
St. James's Palace has made the official announcement that Kate Middleton is due in July - and hinted that she's only expecting one baby.

Rumors have been swirling that the royal family is expecting two newborns, with tabloids reporting that her heavy bouts of morning sickness is a hint she will have twins. 

However, St. James's Palace has released the following statement: "Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to confirm they are expecting a baby in July."

"The Duchess's condition continues to improve since her stay in hospital last month."

That's right...

Kate Middleton's First Official Painting Is Unveiled, Critic Calls It Disappointing & Ordinary

January 11th, 2013 11:06am EST
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British royal Kate Middleton reportedly loves the official painting that was just released of her, but some aren't as impressed with the picture as she is.

The Duchess of Cambridge, who turned 31 this week, said: "It's just amazing, I thought it was brilliant." Her husband Prince William agreed: "It's beautiful, it's absolutely beautiful."

Artist Paul Emsley spent several months working on the painting, but some don't think it's that great.

An art critic from the Sunday Times said, "I was disappointed, to be honest. I've been waiting for it like everybody else with great expectations bec...

Pregnant Celebrities Expecting In 2013

January 3rd, 2013 5:03pm EST
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian
Another year, another crop of celebrity babies! Here are the celebrities looking forward to a happy and healthy bundle of joy in 2013:

Twilight star Cam Gigandet and longtime girlfriend Dominique Geisendorff announced in June they are expecting their second child.

Mentalist actress Amanda Righetti and her husband Jordan Alan revealed they were expecting this past August.

Former Girls Next Door star and Playboy Playmate Holly Madison is expecting a child with Pasquale Rotella in March.

Malibu Country actress Sara Rue is expecting a child with husband Kevin Price early this ...

Fans Want To See Kate Middleton & Prince William Get Naked In A Sex Tape

January 3rd, 2013 9:16am EST
Kate Middleton & Prince William
Adult porn company Vivid Entertainment just released its "Top 10 Hottest Couples' Celebrity Sex Tapes Wish List," and for the second year in a row Catherine the Duchess of Cambridge (a.k.a. Kate Middleton) and Prince William topped the list.

Its unlikely the world will ever see such a tape; however, over the summer photographers snapped photos of the duchess topless while she was vacationing in France.

They royal couple narrowly beat out the number two choice on the list: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian. Kardashian catapulted to fame after she starred in a sex tape with her boyfriend Ray J,...

Kate Middleton Puts All Foreign Tours On Hold For 2013

December 27th, 2012 4:03pm EST
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Pregnant British royal Kate Middleton (Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge) will not undertake any tours of duty abroad in 2013, according to a new report.

Prince William's wife is due to give birth to the couple's first child in the summer, and aides believe official trips outside of the U.K. will be put on hold to avoid tiring her out.

A source tells British newspaper The Daily Telegraph, "No overseas tour has yet been planned for next year, and obviously the arrival of the baby will have an effect on the Duchess' diary."

Since marrying the Prince in 2011, the Duchess has undertaken severa...

2012 Celebrity Sex Scandals & Nude Photo Leaks

December 25th, 2012 8:00am EST
Kanye West & Kim Kardashian
Real life often mimics soap operas, and 2012 was no exception. Several celebrities were embroiled in sex scandals and nude photo leaks. As much as these stars try to keep some things to themselves, sometimes their private moments result in a media frenzy.

In September, a video featuring Kanye West getting down and dirty with a woman looking very similar to his girlfriend Kim Kardashian was being shopped around. RadarOnline reported that they viewed the 20-minute sex tape and posted a non-nude screen shot from it.  The video was allegedly made before the rapper started dating the reality st...

Royal Couple To Spend Christmas With Middleton Family

December 23rd, 2012 6:00pm EST
Kate Middleton
Prince William and his pregnant wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge will break with tradition this year by spending Christmas Day away from the rest of the royal family.

The couple usually spends the big day with Queen Elizabeth II and their many royal relatives at the family's Sandringham estate in Norfolk, England.

However, this year they have chosen to have Christmas Day with the Duchess' family in her hometown of Bucklebury, England.

The prince will join the rest of the Middletons for celebrations at the family home, while they will both re-join the Queen and his father Charles, Pri...

50 Hottest Celebrity Women Of 2012

December 14th, 2012 8:42am EST
Hottest Celebrity Women of 2012
They've delighted us on stage, on screen and on the red carpet - they're the hottest women of 2012!

One of them, Rihanna, keeps making headlines for her mysterious relationship with Chris Brown. She sucks us in with her number-one songs and controversial Twitter photos.

British royal Kate Middleton has always turned heads, but now that she's pregnant she's captured the hearts of even more fans all over the world (and the leaked topless photos earlier this year didn't hurt).

At 43 Jennifer Lopez is one of the oldest women on our list, but she still knows how to dominate the stage in skint...

Australian Radio Hosts Behind Kate Middleton Prank Break Silence Over Nurse's Suicide

December 10th, 2012 2:38pm EST
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The Australian radio hosts behind a hoax call to the London hospital treating Kate Middleton broke down in tears as they spoke of their anguish over the apparent suicide of a nurse caught up in the prank.

Jacintha Saldanha was duped by Mel Greig and Michael Christian when they phoned London's King Edward VII Hospital pretending to be members of the Royal Family asking about the Duchess, while she was being treated there for acute morning sickness last week.

The mother-of-two was found dead in staff accommodation at the hospital on Friday, three days after taking the prank call, and the DJ...

Kate Middleton Still Suffering From Morning Sickness, Considers Naming Baby Diana

December 10th, 2012 8:46am EST
Prince William & Kate Middleton
Being pregnant is proving challenging for Kate Middleton. The British royal is still suffering from intense morning sickness, a few days after being treated at the hospital for the condition known as hyperemesis gravidarum.

Her husband, Prince William, canceled a public appearance in London on Sunday to be at Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge's side.

A royal spokesman told UsMagazine.com, "It is well known that hyperemesis gravidarum often recurs... Until further notice, to allow the Duchess a degree of privacy during her pregnancy, we do not intend to offer regular condition checks or ...

Royal Family Thrilled Over William & Kate's Baby News

December 9th, 2012 9:01am EST
William & Kate
Move over, Harry. A royal heir (or heiress! Or both?) is on the way for Prince William and Kate. But the couple's joy is tinged with fear as the Princess rushes to the hospital and learns she faces days, if not months, of acute morning sickness. Is this a sign that she's in for a rough pregnancy? This week's issue of PEOPLE features a special 10-page report on the baby bliss (and drama) surrounding Kate's condition: How their families found out; their parenting plan; royal maternity looks, and more.

"There is real excitement," a royal source tells PEOPLE of the mood inside the palace....

Kate Middleton Is All Smiles Following Hospital Release, Feels 'Much Better'

December 6th, 2012 9:44am EST
Kate Middleton & Prince William
Despite a few days of intense morning sickness, a newly pregant Kate Middleton put on a smile following her release from the King Edward VII Hospital in London this morning.

The Duchess of Cambridge, 30, carried a bunch of yellow roses as she left the facility with her husband Prince William and graciously posed for photographers before leaving for Kensington Palace, the couple's royal residence in London. She told reporters she was feeling "much better."

Kate looked stylish in a navy blue overcoat, knee-high boots, and a blue scarf.

The duchess was hospitalized on Monday for hyperemesis...

New Details Emerge About Kate Middleton & Prince William's Baby

December 5th, 2012 10:31am EST
Kate Middleton & Prince William
The grandparents-to-be heard the news first about Kate Middleton and Prince William's baby, according to Us Weekly.

During the weekend of Dec. 1, the couple visited Carole and Michael Middleton at their Georgian manor in Bucklebury, England, when they revealed a new little prince or princess was on the way.

Unfortunately, on the morning of Dec. 3, Kate felt lightheaded and nauseous, and when her symptoms didn't improve by the afternoon, William drove her to the hospital an hour away. William stayed with his wife until after 8 p.m. that evening, and a witness claims "he looked pensive and...

Possible Baby Names For Kate Middleton & Prince William's Little One

December 4th, 2012 8:48am EST
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According to British bookies, Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton are likely to call their baby Frances or John.

Officials confirmed on Monday that Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant with the couple's first child. She was hospitalized for a severe bout of morning sickness that requires supplementary hydration and nutrients.

Immediately royal watchers started speculating what the newest heir to the throne may be named.

According to bookmakers William Hill, Frances and John are the most likely names, with odds of 9/1, while Charles, Victoria and George are other favorites w...

Kate Middleton Is Expecting, Hospitalized For Pregnancy-Related Condition

December 3rd, 2012 2:19pm EST
Kate Middleton & Prince William
After weeks of speculation, British officials have confirmed that Prince William's wife Kate Middleton (more formally known as Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge) is pregnant with the couple's first child.

According to an official statement: "Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting a baby. The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Harry and members of both families are delighted with the news. As the pregnancy is in its very early stages, Her Royal Highness ...

Kate Middleton Is Reportedly Pregnant, But There's No Baby Bump Yet (Photos)

November 28th, 2012 12:00pm EST
Kate Middleton & Prince William
According to a close friend and former school pal, Kate Middleton, is pregnant. We spotted the couple today arriving at Kings Cross station in London, and there's no sign of a baby bump...yet.

But old friend Jessica Hay has revealed to Life & Style magazine that Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William will make the news public next month.

She told the magazine, "I have this on the highest authority, and it's not to be taken lightly. It's going to be wonderful, happy news when it's announced."

Hay and Middleton attended the exclusive Marlborough school together, and the school...

Prince William & Kate Middleton Are Trying To Make A Baby

November 20th, 2012 1:50pm EST
Kate Middleton & Prince William
Guess who's making a lot of whoopee in the bedroom? Catherine, duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William are taking steps to start a family. A confidant close to the couple recently told Us Weekly, "They’re excited at the prospect of becoming parents."

Kate and William, both 30, are "working on it," and ideally "they'd love to be a step closer at Christmas," the confidant added.

A source close to Kate commented, "They have been on such a high since getting married. It's time for the next step — Kate is hoping she and William can become parents in 2013."

The royal couple wed in April 2011 ...