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Is This Gutsy Gown One Of Kate Middleton’s Best Looks Ever?

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Kate Middleton isn’t exactly my fashion hero, given her somewhat mundane personal style selections (don’t hit me!), but I must confess that even I, a jaded fashion freak, am occasionally charmed by some of her more impressive choices. My favorite thus far of her sartorial standouts has been the Grecian-style lavender Alexander McQueen gown she wore in July to the Hollywood BAFTA dinner, but I’ll admit I’m equally dazzled by this week’s stunning floor-length split-to-the-thigh Roland Mouret. I know she’s married to the prince and all (I mean, duh), but Kate is a young, fresh-faced woman who shouldn’t feel confined to matronly wear. In particular, I like to see some glamour from her. This gown is the perfect synthesis of proper (the length, the long sleeves, the high neckline) and punchy (the off-center zipper in the back, the daring exposure of leg, and especially those shimmering Jimmy Choos). To this I say, Kate may in fact be wholly worthy of her iconic reputation. [photos via People Style Watch]

Shopping Guide: 7 Sunny Yellow Dresses

Warm weather calls for sunglasses, popsicles, cute sandals, and breezy dresses. Here are seven of our favorite summer dresses in sunny shades of yellow, in a variety of sizes and styles. The best part? They’re all $50 or less. Click through to check ‘em out…

Do Not Want: Doily Dress

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If you’ve always harbored a hidden fantasy about wearing a giant doily, this dress is currently on sale for $886. That’s a small price to pay to realize a doily dress dream, you guys. [Shopbop]

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Pieces From Brooklyn Industries Under $80

Unisex clothing company Brooklyn Industries makes comfy staples and classic designs, all with a cheeky Brooklyn twist. As the name might suggest, the company is New York born and bred, and is as much influenced by the city life surrounding it as by the desire to create easy, affordable casual wear. We’ve found 10 pieces from their humongous collection that we think you’ll like — no, love – without breaking the bank.

Shopping Guide: Retro Plus-Size Dresses

If you’re searching for style inspiration for spring and summer, try looking to the past. Silhouettes and prints from the 40s through the ’70s will instantly add a playful feel to your wardrobe. Whether you’re looking for something casual or special occasion, we found 7 gorgeous dresses to flatter and celebrate your curves. Click through to check ‘em out …

Check Out Tracy Reese’s Collection For Anthropologie

We’ve been big fans of Tracy Reese for a long time. Her dresses are girly, pretty and the epitome of feminine charm. So we were especially thrilled to learn she’d be doing a capsule collection for Anthropologie. Reese’s seven-piece collection is part of Anthro’s Made In Kind series, where the company teams up with lesser-known and smaller design houses to create limited collaborations. Check out Reese’s designs in the slideshow above!

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