18 Times Kate Middleton Couldn't Hide Her Excitement

Amy Goldman | Aug 9, 2016 Celebrities

Kate Middleton Prince WilliamThere are so many reasons we adore Kate Middleton, but near the top of our list is her inability to hide her excitement. With that endlessly expressive mug of hers, Kate lets the world know that she has absolutely no chill, and it delights us every time. So we've rounded up some of the best photos of Kate looking about as giddy as one of the Queen's prized corgis.

We love that Kate never tries to tamper down her excitement for the sake of looking prim and proper. Keep reading for photos of our favorite maybe-future queen looking wide-eyed and absolutely thrilled.


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  • The Sailor's Life for She

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    Kate looked super excited to be a spectator at the Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series event in Portsmouth, Hampshire this summer. She's just wild about catamarans! 

  • Dressed to Thrill

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    Kate can barely contain her excitement while visiting London's National Portrait Gallery to see the Vogue 100: A Century of Style exhibition. 

  • Pleased to Meet Me

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    If we had a date to the Trooping of the Colour as cute as little Charlotte, we'd probably be just as excited as Kate was to be there. It's like Charlotte was born knowing how to steal a country's heart.

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  • Sports!

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    In case you can't tell, Kate really loves watching tennis! She looked like she was on cloud nine while watching the Men's final of the Lawn Tennis championships at Wimbledon recently.

  • OMG

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    Kate looks so pumped about supporting East Anglia's children's Hospices Nook appeal at this gala dinner, you guys! It's understandable, considering that it's such a worthy cause.

  • Not So Mellow Yellow

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    If this photo is any indication, Kate's crazy excited to be at Wimbledon. The sunny color of her dress represents the color of her soul, because Kate is a radiant beam of light in the form of a stylish royal.

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  • Water Enthusiast

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    It's obvious how Kate feels about water sports. She loves them!

  • Flower Power

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    Kate has no chill at the Royal Horticultural Society Chelsea Flower Shower. Who can blame her? Flowers are pretty great in our book!

  • Awe Struck

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    Nothing is more relatable than how in awe of President Obama Kate is while hanging out with him in the rain. She can't even try to hide her lack of chill.

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  • Horseplay

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    Nobody was more excited to be at Royal Ascot than Kate. She's all dressed up and ready to watch some horse races!

  • Be Her Guest

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    Kate was so stoked to present the award for Art Fund Museum of the Year at a dinner held at London's Natural History Museum. Did she mention how much she likes museums? So much!

  • Overjoyed

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    The Duchess of Cambridge was absolutely delighted to attend a garden party at Buckingham Palace. She even wore a flower on her fascinator to show everyone how much she loves flowers.

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  • Sheer Exuberance

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    Nobody is more excited about gardens than Kate! She was positively tickled to officially open the Magic Playground, Hampton Court's new children's playground, earlier this year. 

  • Doubly Delighted

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    Kate is either incredibly enthusiastic about the Garter Day service she's attending or she's pleased as punch about how great she looks in her red Karen Walker coat. Then again, why not both?

  • Not a Drop of Chill to be Found

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    Kate was so ecstatic about something at the Secretary of State's that her face almost broke. Maybe it was her rosebud-shaped Lock & Co. hat, which admittedly was incredibly chic.  

  • You Don't Say

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    Kate looked like she could have burst with joy while attending a lunch in support of the Anna Freud Center earlier this year. Her passion for charity really shows!

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  • Drunk With Power

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    Just look how excited Kate was during archery practice in Bhutan! Kate never looks happier than when she's demonstrating her athletic prowess. You go, Duchess

  • Losing It

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    An oldie but a goodie. See the person Kate's talking to, with the perfectly straight, glossy hair? That's Beyonce. Kate is making exactly the same expression we would make if we met Beyonce face to face.

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