One source claims the 18-year-old was actually bullied for being there -- apparently not everyone thought she earned the right to walk the shows!
The insider spilled:
The Duchess of Cambridge was beaming as she walked down the red carpet with her husband at The Sun Military Awards.
For Monday night's festivities Kate donned a strapless black velvet Alexander McQueen with a gorgeous diamond and ruby necklace and matching bracelet.
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