Kate Middleton’s necklace at Prince Philips funeral holds a heart-touching significance
Kate Middleton wore a necklace that had deep symbolism.
Kate Middleton bids the last goodbye to her husband- Prince William’s, grandfather, Prince Philip. On April 17, she became a part of the His Royal Highness’s intimate funeral services, taking place at St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle in England.
The Duchess of Cambridge was dressed in a fitted black coat dress with a large bow, as well as a modest fascinator hat and small accompanying veil. She also wore a necklace that had deep symbolism. The accessory was a four-strand pearl necklace from Queen Elizabeth II’s personal collection. It is the reigning monarch once loaned to the late Princess Diana.
The necklace has been worn by both the queen and Diana at public events. It was originally a gift from the Japanese government.
Kate is well-known for accessorizing tiaras and jewelry from both the queen and Diana in the past. Saturday’s attire was a touching tribute to Queen Elizabeth II.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived at Windsor Castle by car together on Saturday. They then split off as William went for the procession behind the coffin. The pair came together inside St. George’s Chapel where they sat together but separated from the rest of their family members due to COVID-19 protocol.