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Duchess Catherine wore a blue tweed Rebecca Taylor skirt suit to an event in London today, and we caught up with the New Zealand-born, New York-based designer to get the inside scoop on dressing the royal. “I thought she looked impeccable as always, very clean,” Taylor told InStyle.com. “I’m such a royalist, and I think Catherine is so perfect for the royal family. She’s got such style.” We agree! Next on Taylor’s agenda: “It’s early morning in New Zealand, but when my mum and dad wake up, I’m going to call them,” she said. “They’re going to freak!

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