Kate Middleton’s Polka Dot Obsession Continues – 7 Dresses She Would Love That Won’t Break the Bank

Megan Bull

When it comes to royal fashion, there’s no more iconic duo than Kate Middleton and his penchant for peas.

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Boasting several styles in the timeless print, the Duchess has added polka dot pieces from Alessandra Rich, Emilia Wickstead, LKBennett, Topshop and more to her ever-growing collection.

With the ‘Kate effect’ prompting searches for ‘polka dot dresses’ every time she wears one, we’ve rounded up the best high street polka dot designs so you can dress like a Duchess for less. cost.

After the royal’s last appearance at WimbledonOne thing is clear: Kate’s obsession with polka dots isn’t going away anytime soon, and neither will ours!

The Best Polka Dot Dresses Kate Middleton Would Love

Stunning fans at a street party in the Ladbroke Grove area, the Duchess of Cambridge looked effortlessly stylish in a polka dot midi by Alessandra Rich. Accessorized with pearl earrings and a pair of white Jimmy Choo pumps, the mum-of-three’s outfit was an instant hit with fans.

Duchess Kate looked pretty in polka dots at Wimbledon

She later did it again on the ninth day of the Wimbledon tennis championship, coordinating it with a white leather handbag called the ‘Amberley Petit’ by Mulberrymore white slingback heels that were also by Alessandra Rich.


Blue polka dot dress, £40, Dorothy Perkins


Duchess Kate turned heads at Royal Ascot in a beautiful white polka dot dress

A vision in white, Duchess Kate gave off ‘My Fair Lady’ vibes as she made her way to Royal Ascot. Unsurprisingly, Kate’s dress was by one of her favorite designers, Alessandra Rich, which she paired with a glorious woven hat in the same monochrome hue.

The dress costs just under £2,000 and is unfortunately a purchase from last season, but luckily Oasis has an affordable solution.


Ivory Polka Dot Pleated Midi Dress, £63.20, Oasis


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Kate stepped out in an Alessandra Rich polka dot dress for the Duke of Edinburgh’s memorial service

An image of sophistication as she attended the Duke of Edinburgh memorial service at Westminster Abbey in March, Duchess Kate put on an elaborate display to pay tribute to Prince Philip.

Dressed in a beautiful black and white polka dot dress, she added a stunning feathered hat from Lock & Co as well as black leather stilettos. Browsing through ASOS, we did a double take after spotting this nearly identical midi from & Other Stories, and it’s already selling like hot cakes!


& Other Stories Black Polka Dot Dress, £85, ASOS


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WATCH: Kate Middleton backs BBC’s new Tiny Happy People initiative

In 2020, Prince William’s wife stunned in Emilia Wickstead Anatola’s new spotted dress. On hand to present Tiny Happy People, an initiative of BBC Education, Kate polished off her ensemble with her favorite Castañer Carina wedge espadrilles.

Still obsessed with her shirt dress? Thanks to Marks & Spencer, you can pick up this silky lookalike for £225.


Jaeger Pure Silk Button Print Midi Shirt Dress, £225, Marks & Spencer


The mum-of-three upcycled this navy polka dot pattern from Alessandra Rich in 2019

Complete with a contrasting collar and cuffed sleeves, Kate upcycled this navy polka dot design from an exhibition at Bletchley Park in 2019. something similar – but more affordable – then this £46 style from River Island ticks all the boxes.


Black Polka Dot Swing Dress, £20, River Island


Kate introduced Prince George to the world in a Jenny Packham polka dot number

Introducing Prince George to the world in 2013, the brunette beauty stepped out in a pastel blue number by Jenny Packham. Although the Duchess’ exact dress is a bespoke creation, you can replicate her look with a little help from Wallis.


Blue polka dot print wrap dress, £62.10, Wallis


During her pregnancy, she wowed in a polka dot mini dress from Topshop

While pregnant with Prince George, Kate covered her growing baby bump in a white and black polka dot mini dress from Topshop. Sure to get the royal stamp of approval, this £24.99 version from New Look is a great choice for all your summer celebrations.


White Polka Dot Puff Sleeve Mini Dress, £18.74, New look


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