William & Kate attended an open-air evening reception around a pool held in their honor at the British Consul-General’s residence on Friday (July 8) in Hancock Park, Los Angeles.
The couple were chatty and personable as they mingled with the 200 people who attended the function. The guests included the city’s civic and business elite, prominent entertainment industry officials and one globally famous sportsman, who just happens to be English — David Beckham.
Kate wore an emerald green, silk-belted ‘Maja’ dress by Diane von Furstenberg, accessorised with her favourite beige platform LK Bennett Sledge2 stilettos and a ‘Lytton’ Spotted Leopard Clutch, also by DVF.
The ‘Maja’ dress is available at www.boutique1.com
for $ 538 (as of this writing, it is in stock). The description of the dress from the Boutique1 website is as follows:
‘100% Silk dress. Features three-quarter length sleeves. Dress also has V back and is secured along full length of back with snap dome fastenings.’
The Diane Von Furstenberg Popcorn Black/Blush ‘Lytton’ Small Printed Snake Minaudiere (£325) was available at www.profilebrighton.co.uk
but is sold out.
The description of the clutch from the Profile website is as follows:
‘Diane Von Furstenberg brown/beige ‘Lytton’ small hard case animal print clutch bag with the signature twig clasp and gold chain.’
The description of the clutch from the Diane Von Furstenberg website is as follows:
‘Wrapped in spotted water snake, this Lytton minaudiere features a brushed gold branch closure and a detachable gold chain.’
As of this writing, the clutch is available on the Diane von Furstenberg Website for $197.50
Kate’s earrings have been ID’d.
They are ‘Temple of Heaven’ 9ct yellow gold girandole earrings by Cassandra Goad £1,100 www.cassandragoad.com