Now that Kate Middleton's resting her buzzed-about baby bump until her due date, it's up to her sister's outfits to entertain us all summer. Pippa Middleton upheld that responsibility on Saturday, when she attended the wedding of Lady Melissa and Thomas van Straubenzee in Kate's place.
The much anticipated Alnwick society wedding, which royal favorites Prince William and Prince Harry also attended, offered an occasion for Pippa to pick an ambitious peplum dress in a black and white print. Clearly not yet ready to abandon Royal Ascot fashion, Pippa paired the party frock with a dramatic fascinator.
Pippa has peplummed in the past -- she tried the style out at her book launch back in December and at Wimbledon last year -- but we think it's her most masterful stab at the tricky trend. What do you think?
Pippa's no slouch in the style department: