Prince Louis' christening: Will, Kate, George and Charlotte lead the celebration

Prince William and Duchess Kate Middleton with their new Royal baby boy

Meghan Markle had all eyes on her at the Royal Wedding earlier this year and the former actress also paid tribute to husband Prince Harry's beloved mother.

Along with cake, outfits and designers, Kate also reused Prince Louis' christening gown, having previously dressed both Prince George, 4, and Princess Charlotte, 3 in it.

"They are rewarding the loyalty of their really close friends and keeping the godparents from the tight, inner circle", one source said, commenting on the fact that some of Prince Louis' godparents have direct ties to some other royal godparents.

Kensington Palace reports that following the service, Wills and Kate hosted a lovely tea for guests back at Clarence House. Nicholas Van Cutsem is an old family friend whose daughter Florence was a bridesmaid at the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, while Harry Aubrey-Fletcher went to Ludgrove School and Eton with the young Prince William.

Prince Louis' first godmother is Lady Laura Meade.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex - Prince Harry and Meghan Markle - were also present at the ceremony.

The Duke and Duchess's second child "made hearts melt" as she walked into the Royal Chapel at St James' Palace holding her father's hand, says the Daily Express.

Kate's sister Pippa is expecting her first child.


Prince Harry was christened Henry Charles Albert David in December 1984.

In one photo, Prince George and Princess Charlotte can be seen pressing their faces to the window, watching the event unfold.

It was a family affair for the Middletons, who all stepped out on Monday afternoon to celebrate Prince Louis' christening.

Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge holds Britain's Prince Louis of Cambridge on their arrival for his christening service.

Duchess Kate was in a creamy Alexander McQueen dress with a V-neck, plus a Jane Taylor hat.

At his christening on October 23, 2013 at the Chapel Royal at St. James's Palace in London, Prince George was dressed up in the newly made replica of the classic Victorian christening gown.

Carter is an old friend of Kate's and attended Marlborough College alongside her, according to Time.

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