AEST 11:00, Tue Dec 4 2012
After years of speculation Kate was expecting, the media were taken by surprise when the Duchess revealed she was pregnant today.
William and Kate have been the subject of so many false stories that it's perhaps unsurprising that we missed all the tell-tale signs the Duchess was with child.
For the past two months, Kate has been photographed rubbing her belly and looking particularly smug.
Her usually-thin face has been looking puffy too, and William has been looking like the cat that got the cream. Here are the signs we missed!
Kate has been touching her tummy constantly in recent weeks.