The Queen, the Duchess of Cambridge, the Duchess of Cornwall and Carrie Symonds all wore pink ensembles over the weekend. Here, color expert Jules Standish decodes the meaning.
Kate Middleton, 39, cut an elegant figure in the £1,125 fuschia midi dress from Alexander McQueen, when she visited a Cornish school with the First Lady, 70, who was wearing a £440 bright pink L’Agence Fashion blazer.
That same day the new Mrs Johnson, 33, wore a £1,395 vibrant pink Roksanda dress, which she borrowed from a rental website for a discounted rate.
Two days later, the Queen wore a pink floral dress and matching hat as she welcomed the Bidens to Windsor Castle.
Speaking to FEMAIL, author Jules Standish, Head of Colour at the London College of Style, explained the decision to wear pink is a sign of ‘compassion and kindness’ as well as a desire to ‘forge ahead with enthusiasm’ after a difficult year.
‘These inspirational ladies are leading the way in the hottest fashion colour of the season,’ she said.
‘All sporting varying shades of pink, their message suggests they are forging ahead in a new way with enthusiasm and vigour, whilst being supportive and thoughtful in their actions.
‘Strong pink is assertive and empowering whilst highlighting feminine qualities of compassion and kindness with a playful side.’ Read more: daily mail