And the Duchess wore Alexander McQueen.
Stepping out in a grey coat and matching Jane Taylor hat, the 32-year-old pregnant royal and her husband greeted the President of Singapore Tony Tan Keng Yam and his wife Mary Chee Bee Kiang at London’s Royal Garden Hotel on behalf of Queen Elizabeth.
“I’ve been looking forward to getting out of the house – that’s for sure,” the Duchess reportedly told the President’s wife.
“The Duchess of Cambridge continues to be affected by Hyperemisis Gravidarum, but her condition is steadily improving,” the Palace said in a statement.
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