As the Duchess of Cambridge celebrates her 33rd birthday, we take a look back at 33 moments Kate Middleton won our hearts.

1. When she first came onto our radar as a fresh-faced university student

2. When she reminded us that even royals have skeletons in their closets (if only someone had warned us against low-rise)

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3. And made us feel better about wearing our uggs in public

4. When she walked down the catwalk in this dress and won Prince William’s heart (in our heads at least)

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5. When she chilled out on the grass – just like us

6. And then teamed tights with boots and her favourite summer dress – again, just like us

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7. When she wore sequins and leg warmers

8. When reminded us that even rowing – she takes better photos than us

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9. When she wore this hat

10. And this hat…

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11. Oh, and this one…

12. And proved once and for all – she can wear any hat

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13. When she got engaged and paid tribute to Princess Diana

14. Then married her Prince Charming

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15. In what was undoubtedly a fairytale wedding

16. When she proved she owned maternity fashion

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17. And we all wanted to steal her style – even if we weren’t pregnant

18. When she stepped outside the hospital and had us remembering back to Princess Diana

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19. And followed it up with this gorgeous shot

20. When we got a peak back into her own childhood

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21. And realised that really, she’s just like us (well kinda)

22. When she was welcomed to New Zealand and reacted exactly how we would have

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23. When she once again looked picture perfect – despite hurtling over the water at quite some speed

24. And gave us the thumbs up to know it was all good

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25. When she decided it was her turn to be captain

26. When she decided to try her hand at cricket

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27. And delivered this face

28. And left the field without a hair out of place

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29. When she first stepped off the plane in Australia

30. When she shared this special moment with the world

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31. When she looked exactly like we imagined a princess would in our childhood dreams

32. And proved she’s that, plus so much more

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33. Happy birthday Kate, you’ve won our hearts

Photos: Getty / AAP

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