You Voted: Best & Worst of the Royal Wedding

Beatrice's hat! The double kisses! See what you loved – and hated – about William and Kate's nuptials from our flash polls!

01 of 10

MOST ROMANTIC KISS: NO. 2

MOST ROMANTIC KISS: NO. 2
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Prince William and Kate Middleton bucked tradition by kissing twice on the balcony at Buckingham Palace, and an overwhelming majority of readers were glad they did, with 96% praising the second, more relaxed smooch as "more romantic."

02 of 10

KATE'S DRESS: A WINNER!

KATE'S DRESS: A WINNER!
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Who didn't love the Grace Kelly-inspired gown? Only 5% of readers, since 95% voted in favor of Middleton's simple, sophisticated lace Alexander McQueen.

03 of 10

HOTTEST BROTHER-IN-LAW: PRINCE HARRY

HOTTEST BROTHER-IN-LAW: PRINCE HARRY
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The bride and groom both boast handsome siblings, but Prince Harry beat out James Middleton as most handsome brother-in-law, with 87% of readers selecting the ginger-haired royal as the most swoon-worthy.

04 of 10

PIPPA'S GOWN: WHITE HOT

PIPPA'S GOWN: WHITE HOT
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Although several of you commented that it was odd to see a maid of honor in white, 83% voted in favor of Pippa Middleton's white Alexander McQueen sheath, proclaiming that you "loved" it.

05 of 10

KATE'S DIY MAKEUP: LOVED IT!

KATE'S DIY MAKEUP: LOVED IT!
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Eschewing a professional makeup artist, Middleton took lessons and did her own makeup on the big day. And it was a hit, with 94% of readers rating her DIY job "a success."

06 of 10

MOST DAPPER: PRINCE WILLIAM

SIMPLY THE BEST
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The groom and his best man both stepped out in military garb, but appropriately, Prince William was voted the "most dapper," with 62% praising his scarlet Colonel of the Irish Guard uniform.

07 of 10

THE TRADITIONS: LOVE 'EM!

THE TRADITIONS: LOVE 'EM!
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The April 29 ceremony was short on vows and long on traditions, with blessings, choral performances and more adding to the overall run time of the event. Still, 85% of readers liked William and Kate's nuptials with a hefty side of tradition, while only 15% voted that the traditions just made the ceremony run too long.

08 of 10

KATE'S HAIR: A HIT!

KATE'S HAIR: A HIT!
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What didn't readers love about the Duchess of Cambridge's wedding look? Middleton kept her much-envied hair down in a "demi-chignon" underneath her veil, a look created by longtime stylist James Pryce of Richard Ward – and readers approved, with 98% gushing "she has beautiful hair," while only 2% voted they would have preferred a "more formal" updo.

09 of 10

MOST WANTED DESTINATION: LONDON

MOST WANTED DESTINATION: LONDON
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Thousands lined the streets of London to watch the newlyweds travel from Westminster Abbey to Buckingham Palace in a 109-year-old State Landau carriage – and there would have been even more revelers in attendance if our readers had their way! Seventy-four percent of you voted that you would have traveled to see the carriage procession – that is, if money were no object.

10 of 10

PRINCESS BEATRICE'S HAT: HUH?

PRINCESS BEATRICE'S HAT: HUH?
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The groom's royal cousin made quite the impression with her blush sculptural Philip Treacy hat. While fascinators are the signature look of royal affairs, 54% of readers "hated" the topper, and 32% admitted "it confuses me."

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