Kate Middleton proved her fashion mettle during her recent tour of South East Asia. By opting for designers such as Prabal Gurung and Raoul during her visit to those designers' home countries, she proved there's a canny head for fashion on those elegant shoulders.
But will the Duchess maintain her mojo next season?
We select the dresses that will help her to sail gracefully into Spring Summer 13. From art openings at the Serpentine to black tie balls, our Senior Fashion editor Natalie Wansborough-Jones chooses the catwalk looks that will continue Kate's reign as sartorial sovereign.More
Of this beautiful printed trapeze dress from Mary Katrantzou, Natalie Wansborough Jones says: 'This dress would be a gorgeous choice for Kate on a trip to China. The elegant line and intricate prints would make it a lovely choice for meeting and greeting foreign dignitaries while flying the flag for British design.'