Prince William and Kate Middleton’s daughter will be four this coming May, so we’re looking back at the cutest moments of everyone’s favorite little royal!
To mark Princess Charlotte's fifth birthday, Prince William and Kate Middleton released four new photographs of their only daughter on May 1. The photographs were taken the previous month by the Duchess of Cambridge on the Sandringham Estate, where the family helped to pack up and deliver food packages for isolated pensioners in the local area during the coronavirus pandemic. The Instagram post on the Kensington Royal account read, "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share four new photographs of Princess Charlotte ahead of her fifth birthday tomorrow."
U.K. Mother's Day
Kensington Palace shared this sweet pic of Charlotte getting a piggyback ride from her mom alongside her brother and dad in honor of the U.K.'s Mother's Day in March 2020.
First Day of School
Even royals get the giggles! Princess Charlotte had her mom cracking up after she stuck her tongue out at onlookers as the pair walked across a bridge following the King's Cup regatta in Cowes, England, on Aug. 8.
Bend It Like Megan
The loud noises at Trooping the Colour, the queen's annual birthday parade in London, seemed to be a bit much for Charlotte. However, she still looked pretty adorable and like she was having a great time as she stood alongside her big brother, George, at the festivities on June 8.
Kate Middleton and Prince William's only daughter turns four on May 2, and in celebration of her special day, Kensington Palace released a series of photos of the birthday girl one day early. According to the palace, the adorable shots were photographed by the Duchess of Cambridge, who has a passion for art and photography. Charlotte couldn't look any cuter in the snaps, sweetly posing and smiling for her mama at Kensington Palace and at their home in Norfolk.
Posing alongside her parents and brothers, Charlotte looked too cute at the center of her family's 2018 Christmas card.
Posing Like a Pro
She's got the wave down! Charlotte may have been at Princess Eugenie's wedding to Jack Brooksbank in Windsor in October 2018, but the little royal got almost as much attention as the bride!
Bridesmaid Duties, Part Two
The little bridesmaid gave a wave as she held her mom's hand outside of St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle on May 19, where her uncle, Prince Harry, wed Meghan Markle in a beautiful ceremony.
Big Sister Duties
This sweet photo of Charlotte giving her baby brother, Louis, a kiss on the forehead was taken on May 2, her third birthday.
Visiting Baby Louis
On April 23, Charlotte became the middle child when her baby brother, Prince Louis, was born. She joined her father and her older brother, Prince George, at the hospital to meet him just hours after the newest royal's birth, and all three wore blue for the occasion. While there, Charlotte couldn't stop sweetly waving to photographers!
First Day of School
The little princess looked ready to go in a precious outfit that included a brick red coat, taupe stockings, red saddle shoes and light pink scarf on her first day of nursery school in January 2018.
Smelling the Roses
Charlotte and her mom were gifted with bouquets of flowers when they landed in Berlin, Germany, in July 2017, and the tiny princess couldn't stop taking a whiff of her sweet present!
Tarmac Temper Tantrum
Not all cute moments feature smiles! In July 2017, Princess Charlotte had a bit of a meltdown while on the royal tour of Germany and Poland with her parents and brother, Prince George. Crying in her pretty pink dress, the little royal was comforted by her mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, who calmed her down.
Look Over There
On that same royal trip, Charlotte pointed out all the sights to her mom after they landed in Warsaw, Poland, on their first day in the European country.
Just Plane Cute
Charlotte and her brother, George, enjoyed waving at the passing planes from the balcony of Buckingham Palace at the annual Trooping the Colour parade in June 2017.
Flower Girl Duties
The little royal took her duties very seriously at her Aunt Pippa Middleton’s May 2017 wedding. She had several chats with her mom, who was also helping Pippa on her sister's big day.
In honor of her second birthday, Princess Charlotte posed for a beautiful portrait taken by her mother in Norfolk, England.
Channeling Blue Steel
She may have been in her Sunday best for a 2017 Christmas service, but Charlotte also enjoyed making some hilarious faces while out with her family.
For her first royal tour of Canada in September 2016, Princess Charlotte was gifted a balloon creation and even got to meet a dog named Moose.
Give a Wave
Attending her first Trooping the Colour in June 2016, Charlotte was all about perfecting her wave while in her mom’s arms. She wore her hair pulled half back in a light pink dress, which matched Kate's pink hat.
Ahead of her first birthday in May 2016, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge shared a precious shot of Charlotte playing in the countryside, as well as this adorable one of the little princess at home at the family's home in Norfolk, England.
The little cutie enjoyed a skiing break in the French Alps with her family in March 2016.
All eyes were on the newborn as she was pushed in a silver cross pram after her christening at the Church of St. Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham Estate in King's Lynn, England, in July 2015.
Making her debut to the world in May 2015, Princess Charlotte looked angelic in her knitted cream cap while exiting the hospital with her parents.