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Designers Sketch Their Suggestions for Kate Middleton's Wedding Dress

Everything about the royal wedding will ultimately go down in history — starting with The Dress. WWD asked numerous designers for suggestions.

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Karl Lagerfeld suggests a Chanel take on “the Victorian wedding dress with a twist — high boots and open in the front”

It is certain to be the wedding of the century. When fetching commoner Kate Middleton marries HRH Prince William of Wales, everything about the event will be scrutinized immediately the world over and will ultimately go down in history — starting with The Dress. WWD asked numerous designers for suggestions. Thought it’s unlikely we’ve hit on the winner — the only Brit to submit was Elizabeth Emanuel, who, with her then-husband David, designed Diana Spencer’s storybook extravaganza in 1981 — the offerings here provide alluring ideas for Kate’s consideration.