Unless you’ve spent the last three months living under a rock you will have noticed that the cold shoulder trend has taken over this summer, and now it’s even been given the royal seal of approval. Kate Middleton can take any trend and make it look timeless and elegant. What might have once been a look you reserved solely for beach days and more bohemian outfits, Kate shows us how to work this uber flattering look for a more formal occasion. Showing just the right amount of collarbone and covering upper arms, this style of dress will look effortlessly chic at any age. Paired simply with a metallic clutch and blush pink sandals, Kate adds some fashion kudos by opting for a midi length of this Barbara Casasola beauty. Inevitably like everything Kate touches, this dress has already sold out but we’ve managed to track it down in black here. All you need now is a Middleton worthy volume boosting blow dry. Luckily Wendy’s got you covered, see her post on The Grown Up Edit's 6 Tips To Volumize Your Hair and you’ll be half way there to bagging yourself a Prince.