Kate Middleton and Isabella Orsini wedding dresses strikingly similar

Kate Middleton and Isabella Orsini wedding dresses strikingly similar

Mirror mirror: The striking similarity between Kate”s Royal Wedding dress and the gown worn by Berlusconi”s princess goddaughter (but who is the fairest of them all)

7:56 AM on 12th May 2011

Isabella OrsiniKate, Duchess of Cambridge

Similarities: Italian-born Isabella Orsini (left) was stunned to notice the likeness between her own gown, from her wedding two years ago, and the Sarah Burton dress worn by the Duchess of Cambridge last month

Isabella OrsiniPrince William and his new wife the Duchess of Cambridge

Mirror mirror: Both women are slim, very pretty brunettes, who married into European royalty

Isabella Orsini

Making an entrance: Like Catherine, Ms Orsini had a long train on her gown by Belgian designer Gerald Watelet

Kate Middleton

Fashion statement: Catherine”s dress had a full skirt and dramatic train to match the Westminster Abbey venue

Style inspiration Grace Kelly, who became Princess Grace of Monaco when she married Ranier III in 1956

Style inspiration Grace Kelly, who became Princess Grace of Monaco when she married Ranier III in 1956