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Now, everyone knows it's not nice to pit babies against one another according to their overall cuteness — but I think it's fair to say that if you were to play such a game, Princess Charlotte (and her rosy-cheeked, knee-sock-loving big brother Prince George) would emerge as the winner each and every time. I mean, just look as these new photos Kate Middleton snapped of her baby daughter in honor of her first birthday tomorrow. Those big blue eyes!
The Duke and Duchess are delighted to share new photographs of Princess Charlotte. pic.twitter.com/Hvnk7FYEFC— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) May 1, 2016
That "who, me?!" gaze worthy of a Vogue Bambini cover:
The Duchess took these pictures of her daughter in April at their home in Norfolk. pic.twitter.com/dzPlj1snhN— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) May 1, 2016
That...cart full of blocks!
The Duke and Duchess are happy to be able to share these family moments, ahead of their daughter's first birthday. pic.twitter.com/JziskTyCq4— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) May 1, 2016
Even her itty-bitty royal hands are photo-ready:
We hope that everyone enjoys these lovely photos as much as we do. pic.twitter.com/PqZnnQyX9h— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) May 1, 2016
In all of the photos, Princess Charlotte wears her signature look: a floral dress, tights, and a tiny cardigan, all in pretty pastel hues. Yep — definitely the world's cutest (almost-) one-year-old.