The Duchess of Cambridge's top maternity style moments

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have announced their third pregnancy with a statement from Kensington Palace, reading, “The Queen and members of both families are delighted with the news.”

The good news comes the same week that 4-year-old Prince George is set to start school, making this a rather eventful time for the royal couple.

Kate has become a style icon since joining the royal family in 2011. Her streamlined feminine looks have never faltered — even when she was pregnant with George and Charlotte.

As she prepares to embark on a whole new round of maternity fashion, here’s a look at her best-ever pregnancy style moments.

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March 2015

The duchess is the master of hiding her baby bump. One cover-up style came in the form of a leopard-print dress by High Street brand Hobbs. (Photo: PA)

December 2014

Kate hid her growing baby bump at a dinner, choosing a petrol blue Jenny Packham gown.
(Photo: PA)

March 2013

Back in the days when Kate wore shorter styles, here for the 2013 Cheltenham Festival, the royal dressed in a wool Joseph coat and knee-high suede boots. (Photo: PA)

April 2013

For a visit to the National Portrait Gallery, the duchess chose a light blue Emilia Wickstead dress with gray suede heels. (Photo: PA)

March 2015

The duchess visited the set of “Downton Abbey” in another tailored coat. Her pristine cream style was by Jojo Maman Bebe. (Photo: PA)

November 2014

The Duchess showed barely a hint of a bump in a black lacy design by Diane von Furstenberg. (Photo: PA)

March 2015

Kate arrived at Westminster Abbey glowing in a pale pink Alexander McQueen coat and matching bow-adorned hat. (Photo: PA)

April 2013

Not one to shy away from a loud print, Kate donned a polka-dot shift dress by Topshop, of all places. (Photo: PA)

March 2015

The duchess didn’t ditch the brighter colors, turning up at a charity appearance in a hot pink Mulberry coat. (Photo: PA)

April 2013

Kate went high-fashion during her first pregnancy, attending an event at Windsor Castle in a mint green Mulberry coat. (Photo: PA)

March 2015

The duchess was all smiles in a navy coat by Beulah London paired with blue suede heels.
(Photo: PA)

March 2015

Kate went for another High Street look, this time choosing a polka-dot dress from ASOS. (Photo: PA)

April 2013

The duchess covered her stomach in a peach-coloured Tara Jarmon coat while pregnant with Prince George. (Photo: PA)

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