Despite being born thousands of miles apart, they have both faced a rollercoaster ride from commoner to royal in the last year.
So the Duchess Of Cambridge
was the obvious choice to welcome Princess Charlene of Monaco at Windsor castle on Friday.
?And she may have even been asked to do so by the Queen herself. Kate appears relaxed chatting to Princess Charlene of Monaco at Windsor Castle today After all, Kate is regarded as a safe pair of hands ...