Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge donned a daring thigh-high slit for the Thirty Club dinner at Claridges on May 8, 2012 in London, England.
The 30-year-old duchess, also known as, wore a stunning form-fitting floor length Roland Mouret gown from his 2009 Fall collection, accessorizing with strappy metallic sandals by , according to Grazia magazine and a small clutch bag with a striped finish.
Kate, who has been experimenting with a partial topknot, kept things simple this time by letting her long tresses flow.
This off-white “Lombard” gown, reportedly named after actressand the Mouret collection in which it was featured has been a popular choice, with variations of the style being worn previously by model Amber Valletta in its peacock green version (for the NARS 15X15 project in November of 2009 in New York) as well as France’s First Lady, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, who chose the same green for a state dinner with Russian President and his wife Svetlana Medvedeva back in March of 2010 in Paris.
Duchess Kate is also quite fond of the London-based designer Roland Mouret, having worn a navy dress for her 2011 tour of North America. Take a look at these Roland Mouret gowns in my slide show…