Back in March, when most of the world pivoted their in-person meetings over to Zoom, even members of the crown went digital for a variety of official duties. Royals, they’re just like us. Without missing a beat, Kate Middleton launched her “Hold Still” photo campaign with the National Portrait Gallery and put a spotlight on important causes such as Maternal Health Awareness Week and the 75th anniversary of VE Day. Throughout it all, the Duchess of Cambridge mastered something else: The art of looking impeccable on Zoom.
As co-host of the Royally Obsessed podcast, I watched the mother of three on numerous video chats posted to her Instagram feed and began to wonder: Would it be possible to replicate her style for my own packed schedule of Zoom calls? I was determined to give it a try for a whole work week, with a little help from PureWow’s fashion director, Dena Silver. Here’s exactly what went down.