Royal Wedding 2011: Kate Middleton Wedding Dress Look-Alikes

The royal wedding has finally arrived and, with it, a wedding dress that will go down in history. Kate Middleton (Catherine, Duchess of her what you will) is the epitomy of elegance. And now that we've finally laid eyes on her satin gazar and Chantilly lace stunner, created by Sarah Burton at Alexander McQueen, we've found seven similar styles that will make any bride princess for a day.
by Heather Levine
  1. Designer: Legends by Romona Keveza

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    The only thing missing from this near-perfect Kate Middleton wedding gown match is a sprig of myrtle for the bouquet.

  2. Designer: Monique Lhuillier

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    Kate's V-neckline was both respectful and modern, but we also adore this more modest take -- an all-lace boatneck style.

  3. Designer: Priscilla of Boston

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    We love the idea of sleeves for the ceremony and strapless for the reception, which makes this gown (with a removable lace cape) the perfect choice.

  4. Designer: Sophia Tolli

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    Perhaps inspired by Grace Kelly, this buttoned-up lace ball gown is fit for a walk down the royal aisle.

  5. Designer: Birnbaum & Bullock

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    For a ceremony space like Westminster Abbey, only a big ball gown will do, but if your wedding venue is a bit more intimate, this look-alike dress with a slimmer, A-line skirt is a worthy option.

  6. Designer: Monique Lhuillier

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    Why not cover up with a floor-length lace coat? We love the way this look is topped with the hottest accessory of the royal wedding: a chic fascinator.

  7. Designer: Legends by Romona Keveza

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    This regal look has all the right elements: a full A-line silhouette, a detachable court-length train, a point d'esprit lace bolero, and a Chantilly-lace-trimmed veil.

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