Kate's State Banquet Jewels: the Queen Alexandra Wedding Necklace

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King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands accompanied by Queen Maxima are staying at Buckingham Palace during their two day stay in the United Kingdom.

Both Princes wore bright, fun, Hawaiian-style short-sleeved shirts, whilst both Duchesses opted for ankle-length red, pink, and purple printed dresses with heeled wedges.

The tiara has appeared on Kate's head a few times over the years, usually at state banquets at Buckingham Palace like the event last night.

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (aka Kate Middleton) arrives for the State Banquet with Prince William at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday (October 23) in London, England.

The order, which is also worn by the Duchess of Cornwall, Princess Anne and the Countess of Wessex, features a jewel encased image of the Queen pinned on a chartreuse yellow ribbon and worn on the left shoulder.

Worn by the 36-year-old duchess a number of times previously, once in 2017 and on another occasion in 2016, the Cambridge "Lover's Knot" tiara has an extensive regal history, having capped the crowns of a long line of royals since 1818, including the beloved Princess Diana. It was one of her most important marital presents, coming from her groom himself, and she wore it on their wedding day at St. George's Chapel, Windsor.

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The Queen inherited the necklace following her mother's death in 2002, but has not been photographed wearing it.

British Prime Minister Theresa May was also on hand.

Cape Town - The Duchess of Cambridge looked stunning wearing a lovely diamond tiara, as she paid homage to her late mother-in-law, Princess Diana, on Tuesday night at a state dinner.

It was a favourite piece of the Queen Mother's but hasn't been seen publicly since the monarch inherited it.

The Duchess of Cambridge also wore Diana's favorite Collingwood diamond and pearl drop earrings and a spectacular necklace borrowed from the Queen Elizabeth's collection of pearls and diamonds.

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