These extravagantly stunning gold creations, inspired by the recent olympic games in london, made of gold leather and an exquisite, handcrafted rose -- by a couturier in paris, of gold leaf fabric that is over a hundred years old -- can you ever imagine? and if had even the faintest idea before that such a thing as gold leaf fabric existed, the place would already be covered in it . .
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge aka Kate Middleton smiles as she talks to Olympic and Paralympic Athletes during a reception for Team GB Medallists at the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games at Buckingham Palace
Kate, wearing the GB Team Supporter's Official Scarf for London OOGG 2012, while she the Olympic park as well as meeting members of the men's and women's GB Hockey teams at the Riverside Arena. (March 15, 2012 in London, England).
September 3, 2012: Kate participated in a Paralympic medal ceremony, crowning Team GB's Aled Davies with a gold for men's discus. She's wearing a navy blazer by Pucci, a Paralympic Team GB scarf and Stuart Weitzman wedges.