Duchess Kate brightens up in Marks & Spencer pink suit at London Ambulance Service 111 call centre

By Heather Cichowski

Duchess Kate brightens up in Marks & Spencer pink suit at London Ambulance Service 111 call centre


Duchess Kate and Prince William made a private visit to an NHS 111 control room in Croydon on March 19 to show their support to all the staff working tirelessly during the coronavirus pandemic.

Kate wore a pink suit from Marks & Spencer, which brought a joyful feeling and helped celebrate the new season, since spring official began that day.

The Duchess of Cambridge was clad in the Autograph Wool Blend Double Breasted Blazer in Dark Rose ($239) and matching Wool Blend Slim Leg Cropped Trousers ($145), according to HELLO! UK.

Kate was right on trend for spring in this rose trouser suit! Photo: © Marks & Spencer

The mom of three paired the pastel pink suit with a cream crew-neck top. She added a metallic pop with a pair of silver pumps. The style maven accessorized simply, letting the colour of the suit and her heels make the statements.

The duchess's brunette locks were blow-dried in a voluminous style which showed off the elegant layering of her mane. Her makeup was fresh-faced and natural.

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As of writing, both pieces from Kate's trendy high street suit are still available for purchase. But given her strong fashion influence, it's likely the entire look will quickly sell out!

During the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's royal engagement, they lent their support to the staff who have had to deal with an influx of challenges due to COVID-19.

"Catherine and I were proud to visit staff working at NHS 111, to pass on our personal thanks, along with those of my grandmother and father, to staff working around the clock to provide care and advice to those that need it most," William later wrote on Twitter after the visit.

Queen Letizia of Spain was pretty in pink! Photo: © Paolo Blocco/WireImage

Pink suits are popular for spring and among royals. Queen Letizia wore a cotton candy-coloured pantsuit with matching pumps when she attended a meeting with the APRAMP (Prostitution Women Association) on March 6 in Madrid.

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What a beauty in blue! Photo: © Chris Jackson - WPA Pool/Getty Images

Royals fans last saw Duchess Kate when she stepped out to a gala in honour of her patronage Place2Be on March 9. She stunned in a sapphire blue embellished Jenny Packham gown, Jimmy Choo heels and coordinating blue crystal and pearl earrings from Erdem.

The Cambridges entering Westminster Abbey for the Commonwealth Day service on March 9. Photo: © Yui Mok/PA Images via Getty Images

Earlier that same day, the Duchess of Cambridge joined multiple members of the Royal Family, including William, the Queen, Prince Charles, Duchess Camilla, Duchess Meghan and Prince Harry, at Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey.

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