The Princess of Wales wore the Mantle of the Royal Victorian Order as her father-in-law was crowned. Catherine is a Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order.
Underneath, she wore an Alexander McQueen dress in ivory silk crepe with silver bullion and threadwork embroidery featuring rose, thistle, daffodil and shamrock motifs. Her headpiece with silver bullion, crystal and silver thread work three-dimensional leaf embroidery was by Jess Collett x Alexander McQueen.
Her daughter, Princess Charlotte, was also wearing an Alexander McQueen dress and cape in ivory silk crepe with ivory
satin stitch embroidery featuring rose, thistle, daffodil and shamrock motifs. She wore a similar headdress to the one worn by her mother.