But with all the hype surrounding the amazing style of the Duchess of Cambridge (formerly Kate Middleton), it’s easy to lose sight of the fact that the queen was mixing prints and color-blocking way before the duchess was around.
But as her majesty turns 90 on April 21, there is no better time to revisit some of her earlier, less expected moments. Like, say, a statement coat at 9 years old or the many flower crowns she's worn over the years.
In honor of this exciting milestone, we invite you to check out just how stylish the queen was -- and still continues to be.
CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story misstated the date of Queen Elizabeth II's wedding. She was married to Prince Philip in 1947.