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While you (we) were downing a coffee and scarfing a bagel this morning, Stella McCartney was at Buckingham Palace to receive her OBE (Order of the British Empire) honor from the Queen. She wore a cinched navy skirt suit of her own creation and looked every inch the dame she now officially is. [Stella McCartney/Twitter]