With Prince William and Kate Middleton's engagement finally confirmed, the bridal industry has quickly turned its attention to the big question - what will Kate wear as she walks down the aisle? The award-winning editor of Brides magazine, Deborah Joseph, gives her expert opinion: "I think she will wear a British designer but I can't decide whether she'll give a nod to tradition and go for someone classic such as Bruce Oldfield (design pictured) who designs many bespoke gowns for royalty."

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Although the royal family are certainly ones for tradition, like any young bride, Deborah thinks Kate's age and personal style will play a large part in her final selection: "On the other hand she may be totally independent and forge her own way, setting herself up as a new fashion icon by choosing a dress designed by someone younger and hipper like Jenny Packham or Alice Temperley."

"She's a young, modern woman so I think she will like to do her own thing but incorporate a traditional touch; for instance some brides take a piece of jewellery that belonged to someone special and have that sewn into the dress. I imagine she might like to do that." Either way we're sure there will be a queue of wedding dress designers waiting for that particular royal appointment.

What do you think Kate Middleton will wear to marry Prince William?