Royal baby Prince George is fast becoming our favourite Cambridge thanks to his super-sweet grin and even more adorable wardrobe. Here's why we love him almost as much as Kate and Wills.
Baby Prince George may be the apple of his royal parents’ eye, but the scrumptious toddler has also won a warm place in our hearts here at Marie Claire.
From the moment he was born back in July 2013, to his very first birthday, we’ve been just as smitten as the rest of the nation.
Whether it’s his cute chubby cheeks, sweet mini wardrobe or just plain innocence, we can’t tell. All we know is that we’re head over heels for baby George.
And as Kate Middleton and Prince William’s first born celebrates being a whole year old, what better way to coo over the latest addition to the family than with a gorgeous selection Prince George pictures…
Here, Prince William cradles baby George moments after Kate gives birth on the 22nd July, 2013. He’s already won over our hearts and it’s been a matter of hours…
New mum Kate Middleton holds baby George as she leaves St Mary’s Hosptial in London.
Kate Middleton and Prince William present baby George to the world on a sunny British day in the royal family’s first official photograph.
The bundle of joy was just weeks old when his first official photograph was shared with the public.
Kate Middleton lovingly holds son Prince George moments before his christening back in 2013.
Prince William proudly holds up his son, Prince George, during the christening ceremony at St. James’s Palace.
Prince George wears a traditional christening dress for the religious ceremony at the royal residence.
What a gorgeous family snap of Kate Middleton, Prince William and baby George enjoying a day of celebration together.
Prince George cosies up to mum Kate Middleton during their family’s royal tour of New Zealand.
Prince George puts his super-cute chubby cheeks on show during his first international tour alongside Kate and Wills.
Prince George pulls at our heartstrings dressed in a crisp white collared t-shirt during the royal tour of New Zealand. Adorable.
Kate Middleton carries baby Prince George as the family touch down in Wellington for the start of their three-week royal tour of New Zealand.
Prince George pulls a completely hilarious face during the royal tour of New Zealand. It’s almost as good as his little relative on the balcony at Kate Middleton and Prince William’s wedding. Almost.
Prince George looks cheekier than ever sitting on Kate Middleton’s lap during the royal tour of New Zealand. You can’t get much cuter, surely…
Prince George plays with mum Kate Middleton’s brunette tresses on a charity visit in Wellington, New Zealand.
Prince George snuggles in close to his beaming mother, Kate Middleton, during a family day out in New Zealand.
Kate Middleton introduces baby George to a huge furry friend for an event held at Government House in Wellington, New Zealand.
Prince George joins the legions of Kate Middleton hair fans during the royal tour of New Zealand, chewing on her chocolate brown locks.
Prince George entertains himself during the royal engagement in Wellington. Look at that smile!
Prince George enjoys some serious playtime on his visit to an event for Plunket nurses and parents with their young children in Wellington.
Prince George looks like quite the handful for the royal couple. Wearing his cosiest white jumper and accompanying polo shirt, Prince George looks precious in his coordinated pre-flight ensemble.
Prince George is carried by his father, Prince William, as the royal family prepare to leave Wellington Airport, New Zealand.
Wearing adorable navy Mary Jane’s with dinky shorts and a snug white jumper, Prince George is the picture of cuteness.
Kate Middleton, Prince William and Prince George wave goodbye to New Zealand as the sartorially sharp family make their way to Australia for the next leg of the royal tour.
On his first royal tour, George landed in Sydney Australia, where he woiuld have lots of new experiences…
…Like going to the zoo. A perfect trip for the family, the zoo provided George with the perfect opportunity to see Australia’s wildlife up close.
Dad Prince William holds him outward so he can see and learn as much as possible.
Baby Prince George is turning out to be one cheeky little monkey. As he explores Australia with his parents William and Kate, the adventurous side in George is starting to emerge. This snap of the Prince bopping another child on the nose is just precious.
Prince George shows off his grumpiest face once again as the Duchess effortlessly balances him on her hip. Now at 10 months, this little cutey has been said to have taken his first steps. Yay.
Like father, like son – Prince William and Prince george look equally dapper, red coordinated accents.
Proving that Prince George can officially walk, this sweet snapshot from the Cirencester Polo shows just how quickly Kate Middleton and Prince William’s first child is growing up.
Kate Middleton showed she can so effortlessly balance Prince George on her hip now as she attended the polo in support of Prince William. The pair wore coordinating stripes with Prince George dressed in red dungarees and Kate in blue nautical stripes.
Prince George seemed to be Prince William’s biggest fan as the little prince took a sip from Prince William’s water bottle.
This photo of Prince George charging around at the Natural History Museum was released to celebrate the heir’s first birthday.
A total of three official photos were released to celebrate Prince George’s first birthday. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge released this statement to mark the occasion. It read: ‘We would like to take this opportunity on Georges first birthday to thank everyone over the last year, wherever we have met them both at home and overseas, for their warm and generous good wishes to George and our family.
Kate Middleton wore a Suzannah Budding Heart Tea Dress for the visit to the Natural History Museum.
The cute family snaps were taken by photographer John Stillwell.
Happy birthday, Prince George.