Kate Middleton vs. Pippa Middleton: Wedding Guest Style

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Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, and her bachelorette sister Pippa are frequent guests on the fashionable wedding scene. They are something of a sister act in the way they dress, but it isn’t hard to tell them apart. The biggest difference, reports Hello magazine, is color. Most often Pippa goes all out with bright pinks and reds and even orange. Her coloring, and her dark brown hair can pull off the vivid shades.

Duchess Catherine has the same coloration, and her glossy brown hair iFile:Kate in Ottawa for Canada Day 2011.jpgs world-famous. But she most often mutes her choices when she is a wedding guest. She sticks with subdued blue and more neutral colors. Could this be deliberate? Kate Middleton, just by who she is, generally upstages everyone. It wouldn’t be fair—”sporting”, the British sometimes say—to stride into the church in a vibrant scarlet dress and a hat waving feathers. The bride, in her wedding finery might find every head turned Kate’s direction. Well, okay, that probably happens anyway.

Both Duchess Catherine and her sister Pippa like coat dresses. They suit the chilly, often rainy British climate. But now that summer is here, fashions should lighten up a bit.

Accessories are key, and both sisters enjoy bold hats. Kate Middleton has made fascinators a hot item. Both also like their small, clutch purses to match the hats, and they prefer neutral shoes. It’s something of a trademark look. But each sister does things in her own way. If you see a tangerine bag peeking out,

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