Princess Charlotte’s first day of school photos are too adorable!

January 11, 2018
  • Portraits to mark the milestone
    1 / 17 Portraits to mark the milestone

    Oh, how fast they grow! Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana has officially started her first day at Willcocks Nursery School in London.

    Her mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, snapped a couple of portraits to mark the milestone.

    See the photos, along with a gallery of Princess Charlotte’s cutest moments – plus her striking resemblance to a very well-known family member.

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  • Beaming with Confidence
    2 / 17 Beaming with Confidence

    The tiny tot looks stylish rocking a retro red overcoat by Amaia Kids, a pony print backpack by Cath Kidston, grey stockings, red leather buckle-up shoes, a pink scarf and a red bow in her shiny brunette locks.

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • Royally Sweet
    3 / 17 Royally Sweet

    Alongside the album, the palace explained in a statement: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share two photographs of Princess Charlotte at Kensington Palace this morning.

    The images were taken by The Duchess shortly before Princess Charlotte left for her first day of nursery at the Willcocks Nursery School.

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • Birthday Smiles
    4 / 17 Birthday Smiles

    The Duchess took this adorable photo at the family’s home in Norfolk, in celebration of the royal cherub’s second birthday.

    And she isn’t the only princess of the royal family to have a photo taken when she turned two…

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • Like Great-grandmother Like Great-granddaughter
    5 / 17 Like Great-grandmother Like Great-granddaughter

    They’ve got the same cheeks and lips, don’t they?

    Yes, this is actually the Queen at age 2, back when she was known as Princess Elizabeth.

    She’s seen waving from a carriage as it drives through London in 1928.

    (Photo: Instagram/theroyalfamily)

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  • Too Cute For Words
    6 / 17 Too Cute For Words

    Here’s one of Princess Charlotte snuggling up to a rabbit at a children’s party in Canada.

    She was 16 months old at the time!

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • All Smiles
    7 / 17 All Smiles

    Princess Charlotte beams as she’s carried by her mother at the same children’s party.

    The little royal had plenty of fun that day, petting animals and playing with balloons.

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    (Photo: Instagram/theroyalfamily)

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  • Super Adorable
    8 / 17 Super Adorable

    This is one of four images released by her mother, Duchess Catherine (aka Kate Middleton), to celebrate Charlotte’s first birthday.

    It’s very special having a new little girl… I feel very, very lucky that George has got a little sister, the Duchess shares in a recent ITV documentary.

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • Those Hypnotic Eyes
    9 / 17 Those Hypnotic Eyes

    Charlotte’s twinkling blue eyes resemble her father’s, while her chubby cheeks remind us of her brother George.

    The Duke and Duchess are very happy to be able to share these important family moments, ahead of their daughter’s first birthday.


    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • First Royal Steps
    10 / 17 First Royal Steps

    Princess Charlotte shows walking is a breeze and poses happily for her mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, in this shot.

    We won’t be surprised this cute little 21-pound floral dress from Spanish retailer M&H will be sold out in minutes once it’s available online.

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • Moment To Cherish
    11 / 17 Moment To Cherish

    A beautiful moment captured by her mother while the Royals were in their Norfolk Anmer Hall residence in April.

    To clip up Charlotte’s fringe, the Duchess of Cambridge used bow clips which cost about 2.50 pounds.

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • Princess Charlotte Is Born
    12 / 17 Princess Charlotte Is Born

    On May 2, 2015, Wills and Kate welcomed Charlotte to their brood.

    Prince William says fatherhood has changed him.

    “Now the smallest little things, you well up a little more, you get affected by the sort of things that happen around the world, he revealed in an interview.

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • Happy Family
    13 / 17 Happy Family

    William and Kate take a very hands-on approach to caring for their children.

    When Charlotte was born, it was reported that instead of getting another nanny, the Duchess asked her mother Carole Middleton to help with her baby (especially for the period after the Prince returned to work when his paternity leave ended).

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • First Family Holiday
    14 / 17 First Family Holiday

    For their first holiday as a family of four, William and Kate took George and Charlotte to Courchevel in the French Alps.

    It’s the same resort they visited before they were married, and it was the first time the children got to experience snow.

    (Photo: John Stillwell via Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • Sibling Love
    15 / 17 Sibling Love

    Cheeky older brother George shows his affection for his new sibling in these images released by Kensington Palace not long after Charlotte was born.

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

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  • With Great-Grandma And The Cousins
    16 / 17 With Great-Grandma And The Cousins

    Charlotte had the privilege of sitting on great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth’s lap for this family portrait commemorating the Queen’s 90th birthday.

    Kate reveals how excited the Queen was at Charlotte’s arrival. She shares in a TV interview.

    The Queen was really thrilled that it was a little girl, and I think as soon as we came back here to Kensington she was one of our first visitors.

    (Photo: Annie Leibovitz via Instagram/theroyalfamily)

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  • Daddy's Girl
    17 / 17 Daddy's Girl

    The royals thought hard about what to name their daughter.

    And as family means a lot to both of them, they finally decided on Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, honouring both Prince William’s grandmother and late mother.

    Charlotte is also the female version of Charles, and is Kate’s sister Pippa’s middle name.

    (Photo: Instagram/kensingtonroyal)

    This story was first published in The Singapore Women’s Weekly, the go-to, trusted magazine for the latest news and information in areas that matter most to the professional working woman. The Singapore Women’s Weekly is now available in both print and digital formats.
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