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You know that old saying "It's all about the dress?" Boy was that an understatement! While most brides suffer the overly opinionated chatter of their sisters and mothers when it comes to that ultimate sartorial selection, poor dear Kate Middleton
is at the mercy of the entire world!
Since her engagement to Prince William was announced in December 2010, every major designer under British rule has, at one point or another, been named as the
Kate Middleton dress designer.
This week, the latest names to surface are relatively unknown, with Sophie Cranston and Jasper Conran leading the pack. Daniela Isa Helayel has also been mentioned in the royal wedding dress race and, as one of Kate's favorite designers, seems like a contender. However, word is that Issa's Brazilian heritage may stand in her way.
See the many other boldface who may or may not have been considered to be Kate Middleton's dress designer:
When the announcement was made that Kate Middleton would choose and up-and-coming dress designer, Victoria Beckham's name was at the tip of everyone's tongue. Sarah Burton, creative lead at Alexander McQueen, was an early rumor contender to be the Kate Middleton Dress Designer.Bruce Oldfield, aka clothier to royals including Queen Rania and Lady Di, was an obvious pick to be Kate Middleton's dress designer, but rumors of his collaboration were shut down from the start. Of course Dame Vivienne Westwood, the ultimate badass Brit designer, was named as a candidate for the Kate Middleton dress designer. Well, she might have been, had she not started dissing on the bride!Alice Temperley, head of Temperley London, is the latest Kate Middleton dress designer rumor. Check out Kate Middleton's Lookbooks on StyleBistro:
Stay tuned for the big day!