35 Things Kate Middleton Did During Her First 1,000 Days as a Duchess
Kate's First 1,000 Days as a Royal
Catherine kept the designer of her wedding dress a secret up until the morning of her nuptials, wanting to keep it a surprise for William. The Bucklebury native chose a true English designer in Sarah Burton, who took over as creative director when Alexander McQueen passed in February 2010. The final product was Catherine's first unofficial outing as an ambassador for British fashion.