The stunning transformation of Kate Middleton
In a dazzling real-life Cinderella story, Kate Middleton spent her idyllic childhood going to school, playing sports, and selling cookies for her local Brownies club like the rest of us, and then grew up to become Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. She captivated a world audience when she first stepped out into the spotlight as Prince William's girlfriend, and she's lit up the presses ever since, with every stylish, bold, and brilliant move she makes. Royal by marriage, the natural beauty stays true to her commoner roots, while modernizing her roles as mother, Duchess, and philanthropist. She is head-to-toe grace and beauty, with a genuine heart for the people. She is as stylishly iconic as she is down to earth. And with an alluring candor, a jaw-dropping designer wardrobe, and the courage to change the world? She's just the princess we've been waiting for.