She paired the dress and boots with a Mulberry clutch and Kiki McDonough sparkly gold heart earrings. Middleton's fully riding the lace-up boot train this year (thanks to Meghan Markle for the inspo, perhaps?). She wore a pair of See by Chloé lace-up black combat boots three weeks ago to garden with schoolchildren.
Middleton wore her hair in her signature bouncy blowout, and Herbie the school dog couldn't help but rub his face all up in her hair, which the duchess handled like a pro.
Just no muddy paw prints on the frock, pretty please? We're betting this bright springy look will be a royal rewear for Her Royal Highness in the coming months.
Kate Middleton's Bouncy Blowout Is Kid-Proof, Too (and We Have the Photographic Evidence)