Kate Middleton's Newest Role: Interior Designer

anmer-hall_2525177b Aside from her royal duties as the Duchess of Cambridge, People Magazine reports that new-mother Kate Middleton has opted to take on the renovation and decoration of Anmer Hall, the 10-bedroom country estate she will share with husband Prince William. The Duchess recently added a garden room and according to People, "Kate, whose eye for design was honed during her years studying art history, is now sourcing all the interior details." The royal recently purchased antique kilim rugs from Knights Antiques. "She was looking for things for bedrooms," the shop owner told the mag. "She wanted softer pastel shades rather than strong colors." In addition, the style star has also investigated luxury light fixtures from Vaughn and reclaimed tile from Ann Sacks. If her sense of sartorial style is any indication of her eye for interior design, we cannot wait to see how this home comes together. To read the full story, head to People.