Kate Middleton as cover girl in South Africa

first_img New high school in Mesa lets students pick career paths The cover claims Middleton wears South Africa’s “best local designs” only to acknowledge in a well-hidden small print that “of course she doesn’t. But she should.”Some readers on the magazine’s website described the cover as “misleading” but others thought it was “pure genius.”Editor Aspasia Karras says the cover was meant to be a playful tribute harking back to the covers of the 1940s and 50s.(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Patients with chronic pain give advice More Valley freeways to be closed this weekend for improvements Top Stories Arizona families, Arizona farms: providing the local community with responsibly produced dairy Think Tank analyzes the second round of Democratic debatescenter_img Meghan McCain to release audiobook on conservatism, family Sponsored Stories JOHANNESBURG (AP) – The August edition of Marie Claire South Africa featuring an illustration of Kate Middleton has raised eyebrows with some saying the magazine bypassed traditional routes of securing a cover girl.The magazine cover appears to show the Duchess of Cambridge wearing African-style designer clothes but a closer look reveals that an illustrator and a real-life model were used to create a likeness of Prince William’s wife. Comments   Share   Get a lawn your neighbor will be jealous oflast_img read more