Kate Middleton's dress sparked row that 'raged for some time' in family

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This week Kate and William marked their tenth anniversary together and were inundated with happy wishes from around the globe. Their 10-year marriage has seen four prime ministers come and go from, and in April, the pair marked the passing of William's grandfather, Prince Philip. In the run-up to their big day, the Duchess of Cambridge was reportedly unable to agree with other members of the Middleton family, including her mother Carole, on who should be given the honour of designed her dress.

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Kate would eventually opt for , who made the dress at , and having wowed viewers across the world who watched their historic nuptials.

Dan Wootton, a royal commentator, claimed, however, that it was far from an easy decision for Kate to make.

Speaking on the 2017 Amazon Prime documentary, 'Kate Middleton: Working Class to Windsor', Mr Wootton said: "Believe me, the decision about what dress designer all of the Middletons were going to use raged for some time.

"It was a really difficult decision for them. So for example, Carole Middleton - she was going to have a dress designed by Lindka Cierach.

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"And then she shoved it out of the way, at the last minute because of all these women knew, picking a dress designer was so important."

The dress itself was described by designer Ben De Lisi as being "youthfully regal".

Kate would wear another number for the reception after the ceremony.

This dress featured a circle skirt and diamante detailing, which again stunned those lucky enough to attend the evening function.

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Kate Middleton and Prince William marked their tenth anniversary this weekKate Middleton and Prince William marked their tenth anniversary this week (Image: GETTY)

Mr De Lisi said of the dress: "It was modern with a classic twist to it, which was fantastic because I didn't want Kate to lose touch with Kate, in the whole pageantry of this occasion.

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