The Duchess of Cambridge's best hairstyles

Sporting a chic low ponytail underneath her stylish fascinator, the Duchess of Cambridge (née Kate Middleton), was the epitome of elegance as she stepped out on Tuesday.

But it's the not the first time the royal has shunned her signature blowout in favour of a more daring 'do — she has previously experimented with braided buns, low chignons and even pearls.

Click on the photo below to take a look at Kate's best ever hairstyles to date...

Tuesday's event marked Kate's first appearance since announcing that she was pregnant with her second child.

The Duchess of Cambridge's best maternity looks

The striking brunette paired with ponytail with a grey Jane Taylor hat that matched her chic Alexander McQueen checked coatdress. The royal, who is just over 12 weeks pregnant, was showing off a hint of a baby bump.

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