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Kate Middleton & the queen prepare for royal baby... kinda

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Ladbrokes imagines royal baby shower

OK, this is pretty cute: British betting company Ladbrokes celebrated the upcoming royal baby — and all the bets surrounding the impending birth — with a series of "exclusive" photos at Kate Middleton's baby shower. And yes, before you ask, it's a parody — though the actors look exactly like the royals!

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Ladbrokes imagines Kate Middleton's baby shower

Pink or blue?

We might now know the sex of the royal baby, but it seems that Kate Middleton and Queen Elizabeth have differing ideas on what color to paint the nursery.

By the way, Ladbrokes has the odds of a royal girl at 1–3, while a boy is at 5–2.

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Ladbrokes imagines Kate Middleton's baby shower

The Duchess of Cambridge might like to recycle her clothes, but the royal baby will have nothing but the best!

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Ladbrokes imagines Kate Middleton's baby shower

Have to admit: This onesie is pretty spot-on when it comes to Prince William's hair — er, lack thereof — these days.

Ladbrokes imagines Kate Middleton's baby shower

Queen Elizabeth might be celebrating 60 years on the throne this summer, but she's still able to burn rubber with the wee ones.

Ladbrokes imagines Kate Middleton's baby shower

Queen Elizabeth is taking bets on what Wills & Kate will call their new bundle of joy. According to Ladbrokes, the odds are Alexandra (2–1), Elizabeth (5–1), Diana (5–1) and George or Charles (14–1).

Kate Middleton's friends bug her with baby name ideas >>


Ladbrokes imagines Kate Middleton's baby shower

All of this baby talk is exciting, but the queen has to check her horse racing results, too.

Ladbrokes imagines Kate Middleton's baby shower

Middleton needs all the delivery advice she can get — and the queen (with Camilla Parker-Bowles) are all too happy to help.

Ladbrokes imagines Kate Middleton's baby shower

Camilla can't believe much Kate's baby bump has grown over the past few weeks.

What does Kate Middleton call her royal baby bump? >>

Ladbrokes imagines Kate Middleton's baby shower

We wonder: What baby names does Pippa Middleton have in mind for her new nephew or niece?

Read on for more royal baby

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Kate Middleton makes final pre-baby public appearance
The royal baby bump timeline: Kate Middleton's belly

Photos: Ladbrokes

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