The Velvet Duchess – Catherine in Erdem Velvet dress for glittering reception in Sweden

The Velvet Duchess – Kate in Erdem Velvet dress for glittering reception in Sweden
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After a packed itinerary of 2nd day of the tour, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge had a quick change of outfit to attend a glamorous event at Fotografiska Gallery in Sweden.

The couple arrived at the gallery in a boat that gave them an opportunity to admire the beautiful views of Stockholm at night.

The event was a celebration of contemporary culture with guests representing the worlds of music, film, television, theatre, tech, dance, art, and sport, with live music, drinks, and canapés.

The Velvet Duchess – Kate in Erdem Velvet dress for glittering reception in Sweden
Kensington Palace

Upon arrival, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were given the tour of the gallery’s latest exhibition by UK photographer Nick Veasey.

The Duchess of Cambridge and Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden at the Gala Night in Sweden
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Photography is one of the hobbies The Duchess pursues profoundly. A passionate photographer Catherine regularly clicked pictures of her kids that turned out to be iconic portraits.

The Velvet Duchess – Kate in Erdem Velvet dress for glittering reception in Sweden
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Speaking at the event Prince William said: “Tonight is a celebration of energy, creativity, innovation and engagement in the world – all words we associate with both Britain and Sweden. Above all, tonight is a celebration of friendship. Skål!

The Velvet Duchess – Kate in Erdem Velvet dress for glittering reception in Sweden
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Couple Chatting with guests at the event.

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Once again, for the evening event in Sweden, The Duchess of Cambridge chose a floral Erdem number. She wore the Christina Devore Velvet Midi Dress from the label’s Autumn-Winter 2017 Collection.

The Duchess of Cambridge wore Erdem Christina Devore Velvet Midi Dress in Sweden
Erdem Christina Devore Velvet Midi Dress

The banded waist ‘petrol blue’ dress features a mock neckline, long sleeves with flared cuffs, A-line silhouette, flounced hem and nude silk crepe de chine lining.

The Duchess of Cambridge wore Ida Sjöstedt Black Coat
Ida Sjöstedt Black Coat

Upon arrival, The Duchess of Cambridge was seen wearing a black coat by well-known Swedish designer Ida Sjöstedt from its 2018 A/W collection.

Troy London faux fur collar and faux fur cuffs
Troy London faux fur collar and faux fur cuffs

To keep the cold away, Kate accessorized the outfit with her Troy London faux fur collar and faux fur cuffs that were also seen yesterday.

The Duchess of Cambridge wore Gianvito Rossi Ankle Strap Suede D'Orsay Pumps
Gianvito Rossi Ankle Strap Suede D’Orsay Pumps

The Duchess of Cambridge paired the look with her Gianvito Rossi Ankle Strap Suede D’orsay Pumps we last saw during Poland tour.

The Duchess of Cambridge wore Robinson Pelham Aspen Earrings
Robinson Pelham Aspen Earrings

Tonight Catherine debuted a new pair of earrings. The white diamonds set in 18ct gold hoop Aspen earrings are from the Oxygen collection of Robinson Pelham. We all remember The Duchess of Cambridge’s teardrop diamond earrings designed by the designer, that she wore on her wedding day.

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The two days in Sweden were a great success giving the couple an opportunity to make new friendships and enhance the diplomatic relationship with Sweden. Tomorrow Duke and Duchess will head towards Norway.

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