The Princess of Wales has released a breathtaking portrait ahead of the Christmas carol concert which she is hosting.

Kate Middleton stuns in a beautiful red dress from British brand Needle and Thread, which retails for $850.

She is seen posing in front of a Christmas tree in a decorated room as part of ITV’s Christmas carol service at Westminster Abbey.

The Princess of Wales will host the Together at Christmas service on December 15, with the support of Prince William, King Charles and the Queen Consort which will celebrate the life of Queen Elizabeth II.

The program will also include the choir performing all the classics, including readings by the Prince of Wales and an introduction from The Princess of Wales.

Fans were in awe over the portrait and the Princess’s outfit, wishing her the best for when she hosts the show.

“Wow, Princess of Wales looking stunning and classy,” someone wrote.

“First Christmas without our beloved Queen Elizabeth II. What a wonderful and touching tribute The Princess of Wales pays to her,” another commented.

“Our Princess looks so christmassy. I can’t wait to watch her carol service,” another person wrote.

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