The Royals

Kate vs. Diana's Maternity Style: How Do They Compare?

Both royals swathed their bumps in prints and color – but see how far maternity trends have come in three decades


Much like Princess Diana, pregnant here with Prince William in 1982, the Duchess of Cambridge, who welcomed a son on July 22, kept covered and colorful during her pregnancy, favoring ladylike, empire-waist dresses (including this Jenny Packham number, worn in London on June 4) accessorized with tailored coats and cardigans. The women's silhouettes of choice, however, couldn't be more different.