Stella McCartney collecting her OBE at Buckingham Palace

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London-based fashion designer Stella McCartney looked suitably chic in a bespoke skirt suit to collect her OBE for services to fashion from HM the Queen at Buckingham Palace.

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Accompanied by her dashing husband Alasdhair Willis, the mum-of-four was all smiles at the ceremony, for which she teamed a waist-cinching navy skirt suit with a vintage Cartier hairpiece and velvet courts.

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On being asked about receiving the Order of the British Empire, the designer replied: “I feel really proud and really excited and honoured to be here.”
 
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