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Kate Middleton: Style icon in waiting
Kate Middleton: Style icon in waiting

Finally, after eight years of courtship, Britain's Prince William and Kate Middleton are engaged, and the fashion world has a new icon in waiting. When the engaged couple met the media for the first time Tuesday, Middleton's sapphire blue Issa dress matched her sapphire and diamond engagement ring. Of course, the ring once belonged to William's mother, Diana, and sapphire was also the color she wore on the day her engagement to Prince Charles was announced in 1981. Copies of the ring were sold then, and they are being sold now. By Wednesday morning, HSN was hawking a similar style by Carol Brodie, and Issa had sent out a news release bragging about its famous fan. Will...