20 of Kate Middleton's Best Fall Outfits

Madison Breaux | Sep 13, 2019 Celebrities
20 of Kate Middleton's Best Fall Outfits
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Well, it's that time of year, ladies and gents! The summer heat is finally starting to break, the leaves are starting to change colors, and the fashion is getting cozier. There's no denying that everyone loves when the fall season rolls around, and perhaps the thing we love most about autumn is the way Kate Middleton dresses during it. Sure, we love the Duchess of Cambridge's summer style as much as any royal fan, but there's some sort of special fashion magic that happens when the weather turns a little chilly. The duchess steps out in her best coats and long-sleeved dresses, and of course, we want to copy every single outfit ... if only we had the budget.

The Duchess of Cambridge is a style expert during every season, but we think everyone would agree that her best royal fashion truly comes out September through December. Whether the seasons are transitioning from summer to fall or fall to winter, Kate has the perfect outfit for every occasion. She isn't afraid to mix textures, bring summer patterns into fall, or play around with brighter colors during the autumn months, and we're thinking that anyone who has ever called Kate's royal fashion boring isn't paying attention. 

This duchess keeps it fresh every time fall rolls around, and now that we're quickly approaching the cooler months, we can't wait to see what kind of autumn outfits Kate has in store for us this season. If we had to guess, we'd say she's going to pull out all the stops. So, in honor of the weather finally starting to cool off, here are 20 of Kate Middleton's best fall-inspired outfits.

  • Standing Out

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    When Kate wears a fall outfit as vibrant as this one, she can't help but stand out from the crowd. Plus, with the foggy, misty fall weather in England, any sort of color would make Kate the complete star of the show.

  • The Perfect Coat

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    We really don't know how she does it, but Kate always seems to have the perfect coat for every occasion. This cobalt blue coat is the perfect choice for those transition days when it's not quite winter but the autumn chill is definitely present.

  • Keeping Florals Alive

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    Who says floral prints can't carry on into the fall season?? Kate found the perfect floral dress for September, when we're aren't quite ready to give up our summer looks, but a longer sleeve is necessary. Good job, duchess.

  • So Classic

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    Seriously, Kate does classic so well. Some people may call it stuffy, but in our biased opinion, we can't get enough of how the duchess mixes vintage looks and textures to make a the perfect fall weather outfit.

  • Wishing It Were Christmas Already

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    It's so easy to get impatient for the Christmas season during fall, but Kate fights the urge to sing holiday carols a few months early by sporting this beautiful dark green coatdress. Don't worry, Kate ... November will turn into December before you know it.

  • Going Monochromatic

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    Kate rocks a monochromatic ensemble pretty often, but she never (and we mean never) makes it looks boring or stuffy. Fall is definitely one of the best times to just pick a color and stick with it, and who knew that black could look so autumn!

  • Breaking Out the Tights

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    We know it's officially the fall season when Kate starts breaking out her best pairs of tights. Black tights with a deep plum dress certainly seems like the most perfect autumn ensemble to us. Let's hope Kate wears something like this again soon.

  • Sometimes a Dress Won't Cut It

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    If we were Kate, we would honestly get a little tired of wearing dresses all the time ... especially during the fall season. Sometimes a duchess just needs to break out her best pair of business pants for a more corporate autumn look.

  • Matching the Changing Colors

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    As the leaves start to change their colors, Kate starts to do the same with her wardrobe. During the summer, Kate is all about the florals and the pastel colors, but this duchess really brings out all the stops for the fall weather. 

  • Can't Go Wrong With Tweed

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    Now -- we're pretty sure that Kate Middleton and Kate Middleton only could pull off a tweed dress like his. And this is one of those dresses that the duchess has broken out several times, especially during the fall. 

  • Casual Autumn

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    Fall is the official season of army green jackets and hunting boots ... and it looks like Kate got the memo. We love when the duchess goes casual, and she really breaks out the best of her casual outfits during the cooler weather months.

  • Playing With Pattern

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    People often think of the spring and summer months being the time to play with pattern, and while fall does have more of a minimalist feel to it, Kate doesn't always play by those rules. We are loving this plaid, textured coat dress.

  • Accessorizing With Bangs

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    Sometimes the perfect fall outfit doesn't need a lot of unnecessary jewelry to go along with it. Kate knew that the debut of her new side bangs was going to steal the show.

  • The Perfect Jumper

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    Kate's red jumper (or sweater, for us Americans) looks like the perfect cozy piece for the fall months. The weather in England can get quite brisk during autumn, so this duchess probably has a lot of fall sweaters to choose from.

  • Good 'Ol Sweater Dress

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    Kate became a royal just as sweater dresses were having their moment in the fashion world, so of course she had to sport a few during her early days of having HRH status. The addition of the wide black belt is so 2011, it hurts.

  • Ready for School

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    The Cambridge kids have a school uniform ... and so does Kate Middleton! The duchess's red and blue floral dress was the talk of the town on Princess Charlotte's first day of school, and rightfully so.

  • Fall Prints

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    Kate isn't afraid to play with pattern all year round. She swaps her pastel florals for darker hues and longer hemlines, but she remains just as classic and elegant as she was during the spring and summer. 

  • Classic Burgundy

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    Where there's fall weather, there's also a duchess sporting a burgundy outfit. This two piece set was the most perfect way Kate could have made her fall debut as a duchess, and luckily for us, she's re-worn it a couple of times over the years.

  • Leafy Red

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    Boy, does Kate look good in burning red. This duchess loves breaking out those traditional autumn colors once September rolls around, and she's really convincing us that fall is the season she thrives in the most.

  • Pretty In Cream

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    Fall doesn't always have to mean wearing darker hues and shades of red. Kate still looked absolutely ready for autumn in this creamy coat and dark brown tights. It's all about balance, right?

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