10  Things You May Not Know About Kate Middleton

Kate is one of the most famous royals in the world, but you may be surprised to know these facts about the Princess of Wales. 

Catherine’s full title in the UK is Her Royal Highness, Princess William, Duchess of Cambridge, Countess of Strathearn, Lady Carrickfergus.

Hold more than one royal title

Kate once modeled for her parent's company, Party Pieces- for catalogs and broachers, which sells party supplies and decorations.

Modelled for her parent’s company

Kate and William were roommates while studying at St. Andrews University in Scotland. They lived together in a student dormitory, and their close friendship grew into a romantic relationship.

Kate and William were roommates

Kate did not have any pictures of Prince William on her room wall while they were studying at St. Andrews University. Instead, she preferred to keep their relationship private.

No pictures of William on the wall

Kate trained for several months to cross the English Channel. The "Five Gloves Challenge" event involved participants rowing across the Channel to raise money for children's charities. 

Trained to cross the English Channel

The blue ribbon sewn into the waistband of Kate's wedding dress was a tribute to Princess Diana, symbolizing love, purity, and fidelity. 

Blue ribbon in her wedding dress

Despite her allergy, Kate enjoys horse riding and has been spotted participating in horse shows and polo matches. 

She is allergic to horses

Kate has a keen interest in photography. She likes to capture portraits of her children and special photos to mark special events and milestones.

She loves photography

Kate opted for a natural look with minimal makeup, highlighting her features rather than relying on a professional makeup artist. 

She did her own wedding makeup

She worked as an accessories buyer for the clothing company Jigsaw; she was responsible for sourcing and purchasing fashion accessories.

Held a job as a buyer