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Copies of the famous engagement ring abound, among them this 8-carat oval faux sapphire surrounded by CZs; $29.99 at avon.com.

Gift guide: A blue Christmas

For Catherine, of course, it was that famed sapphire, once worn by Princess Diana. But we've found royal blue a popular shade all over this year.

Copies of the famous engagement ring abound, among
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Copies of the famous engagement ring abound, among them this 8-carat oval faux sapphire surrounded by CZs; $29.99 at avon.com.

Even watches go royal blue, with this Modern
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Even watches go royal blue, with this Modern Camper design; $55 at timex.com.

Emulate the royals' love for wearing things on
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Emulate the royals' love for wearing things on their head with this satin band adorned with Swarovski star, $58 at Henri Bendel.

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Glitzy Oscar de la Renta sapphire crystal and
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Glitzy Oscar de la Renta sapphire crystal and brushed brass long necklace can be doubled up for maximum ummmph; $995 at Oscar de la Renta, Americana Manhasset. (Oct. 27, 2011)

Fur trimmed blue suede boots will add true
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Fur trimmed blue suede boots will add true wow factor; $495 at alice + olivia, Americana Manhasset. (Oct. 27, 2011)

Clusters of blue and green feathers mixed with
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Clusters of blue and green feathers mixed with emerald green beads are perfect for queens of drama; $225 at Intermix, Americana Manhasset. (Oct. 27, 2011)

Add a bit of color with this slim
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Add a bit of color with this slim blue belt in pony hair; $44, Ann Taylor stores or anntaylor.com. (Oct. 27, 2011)

Princess Catherine loves her skinny jeans and what
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Princess Catherine loves her skinny jeans and what could be better than these in royal blue ones by Rag and Bone; $176 at Scoop, Wheatley Plaza, Greenvale. (Oct. 27, 2011)

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For wannabe duchesses with mere mortal bank accounts,
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For wannabe duchesses with mere mortal bank accounts, this fun tote kinda looks like that pricey famous bag you've always coveted; $86 at Lester's, Greenvale and Huntington Station.

If your guy prefers trucks to limos, he
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If your guy prefers trucks to limos, he might cherish this bowl; $225 at Maison24, Bridgehampton.

For your swanky gent, cufflinks of quartz-cut lapis
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For your swanky gent, cufflinks of quartz-cut lapis set in sterling silver by Stephen Webster; $595 at London Jewelers, Americana Manhasset. (Oct. 27, 2011)

Vintage bracelet in varying shades of blue, $395
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Vintage bracelet in varying shades of blue, $395 at My Inheritance, Huntington. (Nov. 3, 2011)

Stand out from the crowd in Charter Club's
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Stand out from the crowd in Charter Club's long-sleeved cashmere crewneck; $109 at select Macy's and macys.com.

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We know who the real “King” is, and
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We know who the real “King” is, and if there’s a little Elvis in someone you know, give him a blue suede chukka boot; $198 at select Cole Haan stores or colehaan.com.

Platform stilettos by ZigiSoho; $100 at Linda's g2g,
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Platform stilettos by ZigiSoho; $100 at Linda's g2g, Port Washington.

Top anything, including basic black, with this cropped
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Top anything, including basic black, with this cropped fur jacket; $698 at alice + olivia, Americana Manhasset. (Oct. 27, 2011)

Kate Middleton chose Diane von Furstenberg when she
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Kate Middleton chose Diane von Furstenberg when she visited California, and she might like this vivid cami and blouse; $275 at Intermix, Wheatley Plaza, Greenvale. (Oct. 27, 2011)

Classic double-wrapped leather bracelet is done up in
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Classic double-wrapped leather bracelet is done up in royal blue with silver hardware; $520 at Hermes, Americana Manhasset. (Oct. 27, 2011)

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Erickson Beamon’s safari earrings feature lustrous Swarovski crystals
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Erickson Beamon’s safari earrings feature lustrous Swarovski crystals set in 22-karat gold plate; $355 at Haute Hippie, Southampton.

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