Letizia's locks get a second look - the Princess ofAsturias showed off a new hairstyle in her latest appearance
It was just one pesky strand at the front that gave the game away as it worked its way loose to reveal that the new short do was in fact just a temporary measure. It's not the first time in recent months that Letizia has surprised with her barnet - she went all Great Gatsby with a twenties style up do on her November visit to America.
The Princess of Asturias hit the Gatsy trend just before the rest of the fashion pack proving she's always one trend step ahead
Not long afterwards, Kate tried an up do at a film premiere where she paired tied back hair with a repeat couture dress but most attention was focused on the High Street necklace she chose to top the outfit off. And she was back to long and lovely again within days, showing that when it comes to hair then her style rival, Letizia, is still moving ahead.
A rare glimpse of the Duchess of Cambridge with a different hair style