However, the decision for them not to attend Louis' baptism at St. James's Palace in London was understood to have been mutually agreed by the sovereign and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge some time ago, and was not health-related.More news: Thai Cave Rescue Operation Suspended After 4 More Boys Freed
Prince Louis will be christened in the Lily Font, a silver gilt font and bowl decorated in lilies, ivy and cherubs.
Prince Louis' six godparents are Nicholas van Cutsem, a friend of Prince William's; Harry Aubrey-Fletcher, a friend from prep school and Eton; Lady Laura Meade, wife of Prince William's close friend James Meade; Guy Pelly, a longtime friend of Prince William and Prince Harry; Mrs. Robert Carter, one of Kate Middleton's closest friends, and Lucy Middleton, Kate Middleton's cousin.
From a distance, the Duchess of Cambridge appeared to have just told her stylist "same old" when asked what she would like to wear to the christening of her third child, Prince Louis, at St James's Palace in London on Monday.
The gallery also features the Prince Louis' first official portrait taken by his mother, Kate Middleton.More news: Trump picks Kavanaugh for court, setting up fight with Dems
For her daughter Charlotte's christening on July 5, 2015, Kate wore a lovely white coat by Alexander McQueen and a white fascinator by Jane Taylor - a similar look by the same designers.
Louis will wear the replica of the royal christening robe, first used in 2008. On Monday just before the christening, the palace confirmed that the gown would be worn by Louis once more to continue the royal tradition. As after George and Charlotte´s baptisms, guests will be served slices of the duke and duchess´s wedding cake.
They were followed by Prince William, who was holding Prince Louis' brother George with his left hand and sister Charlotte with his right.More news: Anti-Trump #resistance threatens Senate leader Mitch McConnell