Kate Middleton Is Taking on One of Princess Diana’s Very Special Christmas Traditions

Kate Middleton is so thoughtful!

The Duchess of Cambridge may be breaking the royal rules by starting her own family Christmas traditions, but that doesn’t mean she won’t be honoring her late mother-in-law, Princess Diana, this holiday season.

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Kate (left) and Diana (right).

This year, the 34-year-old royal plans to partake in the same special holiday activity with her own kids, Prince George, 3, and Princess Charlotte, 1, that Diana once did with Kate’s husband, Prince William, also 34, and his younger brother, Prince Harry, 32.

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“Diana liked to take long walks in the woods with William and Harry on the holiday. Kate will do the same with George and Charlotte,” an insider told Closer Weekly. So sweet!

For more on Kate’s Christmas plans, pick up the new issue of Closer Weekly, on newsstands now!

Click through the gallery below to see all the times Kate dressed just like Diana!