Vanity Fair Princes Diana during her visit in 1992 (L) Will and Kate at Taj in 2016 (R)
Duke and Duchess at Taj Mahal Getty
But anticipating the comparison, Kate gamely and diplomatically rose to the challenge and played it safe by avoiding vibrant colors and instead donning a pretty azure blue and white embroidered dress by the American-Indian designer Naeem Khan.
Kate in American-Indian Designer Naeem Khan’s Dress Getty
Reacting to the fact that the Duchess choose to wear his design at the Taj, Khan said:
“This is my happiest morning. My son got married last night and The Duchess of Cambridge wears Naeem Khan in India. I am in Heaven.”