Kate Middleton experienced bad press for the first time last week, when the British rags revealed that she has spent $54,000 on clothes in 2012 alone (it’s June). The Duchess, who is famous for repeating outfits, clearly hasn’t spent much of that budget on denim — because she’s worn these Paige Premium Denim Skyline Ankle Skinny Jean ($189) more than once.
She’s worn them with ballet flats while grocery shopping, and tucked into Wellies while playing with her dog in Kensington Gardens. Kate makes a great case for these under $200 skinnies; the slightly distressed pair can be worn countless ways, and already has the royal stamp of approval. Now, what are you waiting for?