Royals Did Princess Kate Get Caught Wearing a Hairnet—and Does She Own a Topsy Tail? The royal mom debuted not one, but two retro hairstyles this week By Erin Hill Erin Hill Twitter Senior News Editor, PEOPLE People Editorial Guidelines Published on October 15, 2016 09:45 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Samir Hussein/WireImage Princess Kate is going retro! The royal mom debuted not one, but two retro hairstyles this week. On Tuesday, she perfectly channeled Jackie O in a powder blue suit and classic low chignon. Want to keep up with the latest royals coverage? Click here to subscribe to the Royals Newsletter. But the beautifully-styled bun held a little secret — a hairnet! That’s right, the royal trendsetter kept her updo in place with the classic reinforcing hair accessory. But this isn’t your lunch lady’s hairnet. The royal’s discreet accessory, which comes in a variety of colors, is much thinner and almost impossible to detect. And at under $2, this is one affordable beauty hack. Samir Hussein/WireImage Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage This isn’t the first time Kate has been spotted wearing one. She kept her braided chignon in place with a hairnet at the Somme Centenary Commemorations in France in July. UK Press Pool/UK Press via Getty Kate kept the hair surprises coming when she arrived in Manchester on Friday wearing a tucked ponytail, begging the question: Does Princess Kate own a Topsy Tail? Samir Hussein/WireImage Kate rocked the hairstyle, which was made popular in the ‘90s thanks to the easy-to-use tool that transformed the average ponytail into an instant updo! And we can’t forget Kate’s ultimate go-to retro hair accessory — the headband! The royal is singlehandedly flipping the script on what’s hot in hairstyles.