Sarah Burton: I'm "Very Proud" to Design Kate Middleton's Dress
Calling it "the experience of a lifetime," the clothier explained that "Alexander McQueen's designs are all about bringing contrasts together to create startling and beautiful clothes and I hope that by marrying traditional fabrics and lacework, with a modern structure and design we have created a beautiful dress for Catherine on her wedding day."
"The last few months have been very exciting and an incredible experience for my team and I," she continued, "as we have worked closely with Catherine to create this dress under conditions of the strictest secrecy."
"Understandably, Catherine has been very keen to keep the details of her dress a secret, which is every bride's prerogative," she explained. "We gave an undertaking to keep our role confidential until the day of the wedding."
"The team at Alexander McQueen are very proud of what we have created. The dress was just one component of a spectacular day, and I do not think it is appropriate to comment any further beyond saying that I personally am very grateful and honored to have been given the opportunity to work on this project," she said. "I wish TRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge every good wish for the future."
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