A tribute match for a princess.
Alongside a photograph of the pair shared to the Royal household’s official Instagram account Jan. 9, the message famous, “Wishing The Princess of Wales a really joyful birthday immediately!”
The picture—wherein Kate is seen grinning from ear-to-ear whereas sporting a shocking Jess Collett x Alexander McQueen headpiece—was snapped through the king’s coronation final Might.
As for her birthday plans this 12 months? Kate—who’s mother to Prince George, 10, Princess Charlotte, 8, and Prince Louis, 5 with Prince William—is celebrating her large day with a “relaxed and casual tea celebration” on the household’s Windsor’s house, per Vanity Fair.
Although this 12 months’s festivities could also be a bit of extra low-key, Kate has celebrated in epic vogue in years previous. Actually, to mark her fortieth birthday, Kensington Palace launched three new portraits of the royal trying extra regal than ever.