Pregnant Kate Middleton FINALLY shows off royal baby bump, looks gorgeous

We've been on Kate Middleton baby bump watch ever since she announced her pregnancy in December.

Kate Middleton baby bumpKate Middleton had her baby bump on display today. Copyright [PA]And now Kate Middleton has FINALLY let us catch a glimpse of her little baby bump, and we are now more excited than ever about the royal baby.

Kate Middleton, who is now four months pregnant, cradled her growing baby bump as she stepped out for her first official engagement of 2013.

Kate Middleton's baby bumpKate Middleton's baby bump was finally visible today. Copyright [Splash]The Duchess of Cambridge chose a pretty Max Mara wrap dress for the outing, which saw her visit a treatment centre run by Action for Addiction.

Kate looked as gorgeous as ever, teaming her dress with her favourite black court shoes, and wearing her hair in its usual chic blowdried style.

Kate Middleton looked pretty in a wrap dress. Copyright [Splash]Not only was her baby bump visible, but Kate Middleton kept her hands on her stomach, gently patting it as she arrived at the centre.

Aww!

Kate Middleton was at her first official engagement of the year. Copyright [Splash]These photos of a pregnant Kate Middleton follow the scandal of the shots taken of her in a bikini on holiday and printed in the European and US press.

However, as the UK media refused to print the photos, this is the first time we've seen a glimpse of the royal baby bump.

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Kate Middleton and her husband Prince William confirmed her pregnancy back in December after Kate was admitted to hospital with acute morning sickness.

It's not known whether the royal baby is a boy or a girl, but it IS due in July - and we can't blimmin' wait.