No relaxation for Kate Middleton! After attending Commonwealth Day service with the royal household on Monday, Kate Middleton pulled double obligation the next day when she visited London’s Henry Fawcett Centre and made a surprising look on the 2019 Portrait Gala later that night. Clad in a black floral robe (which she first wore to the 2017 BAFTAs), the Duchess of Cambridge stepped out solo for the occasion and was all smiles as she made her method inside. This yr’s gala helps the Inspiring Individuals mission, which goals to assist the gallery full its renewal and refurbishment of the constructing.
Kate is a patron of the Nationwide Portrait Gallery, and it probably holds a particular place in her coronary heart, because it was one of many very first patronages she introduced when she grew to become a royal again in 2011. Enjoyable truth: the mom of three studied artwork historical past at the College of St. Andrews and considered one of her watercolors even appeared on the order of service at sister Pippa’s marriage ceremony in 2017.