The Royal bump wears High Street too! Duchess of Cambridge hits Topshop to stock up on maternity gear
She dazzles on the red carpet in an array of glamorous designer
dresses but the Duchess of Cambridge is also known to like a high
street bargain or two. She has long championed the likes of Zara and Reiss and her outfit choices have sparked multiple sales booms. And
now, the 31-year-old, who is expecting her first child with husband
Prince William in July, has hit the high street once more - this time to
dress the Royal bump.
High street shopper: The Duchess of Cambridge popped into Topshop for a spot of maternity shopping
Kate was spotted browsing the maternity racks at high street store Topshop during a shopping spree in London. A
fellow shopper tweeted: 'Oh Just an average day, Kate Middleton smiled
at me! :) oh best bit... This was in Topshop! Truly Beautiful :) (sic)'.
Speaking to MailOnline, Layla Maan, a Business Development Manager, said: 'She really is stunning up close. 'I am still in shock! I had to sit down after. 'She
was just browsing next to me and then was shortly in the personal
shopping area which I usually am in but they had security there.' Kate wore her hair in a bouncy ponytail, with her trademark pearl earrings and casual black leggings. She swapped her court shoes for flat boots and wrapped up warm with a short fur trimmed brown jacket.
Average day: Layla Maan tweeted her excitement at seeing the Duchess at her local shop
Hopeful: Sarah Burton, who designed Kate's iconic wedding gown, hopes to design maternity wear for the royal
In January, Kate was spotted in another high street store, Gap, on the hunt for some maternity jeans.
as Kate may be to shop on the high street, Alexander McQueen's Sarah
Burton - the designer behind the duchess's wedding gown for her 2011
nuptials - recently revealed wants to design maternitywear for Kate. When asked if she would be making any maternity clothes for Catherine, the acclaimed designer said: 'I hope I will be.' However, with Sarah due to give birth to twins any day now, it's a good job Kate has been stocking up her wardrobe herself.