Kate Middleton Not Posing in Vogue, Palace Confirms

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Despite rumors that Anna Wintour had approached Mario Testino to take the portraits, the princess will instead focus on charity.

Kate Middleton won't be posing on the cover of Vogue any time soon.

Rumors launched this week that Anna Wintour had asked photographer Mario Testino to convince the newlywed princess to pose for the fashion magazine. Testino, a family friend after shooting Prince William's mother, Princess Diana, secured exclusive photos of the couple that ran in Vanity Fair earlier this year.

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But a palace rep says, "There are no plans for the Duchess to do anything with U.S. Vogue."

Kate, 29, will open a children's cancer center this week with her husband.

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The Duchess of Cambridge is also researching other causes and charities where she can "make a difference," People.com reports.

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"She knows her role is to bring a spotlight onto causes and she will do that – and when she starts, she will do it with gusto," the magazine reports.

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