Kate Middleton had best response to young fan wondering about her Elsa dress

Royal visit to Cumbria

There's no question that Elsa from 2013's Frozen has a pretty terrific wardrobe.

But as one young fan of princess (actually the Duchess of Cambridge) Kate Middleton learned, the real-life royalty she was meeting did not share outfits with the icicle-wielding uber-popular animated character.

During a visit on Tuesday to Deepdale Hall Farm in Cumbria, Kate met the Brown sisters. The girls were a little shy, so their father explained that they were really excited to meet her, which you can see in this adorable video posted on Twitter:

"It's a princess. You love princesses!" the father told his daughter as she and Kate shook hands.

"She wanted to know if you were going to be wearing your Princess Elsa dress," the girls' dad told Kate.

"I know. I'm sorry," Kate said instantly. "I came in my trousers and my coat because I'm going to see some of your sheep."

Not baaa-d for a spur-of the moment reply!

That said, Kate has channelled Elsa (who's actually a queen) before, in a crystal and sequin-embellished Jenny Packham dress, which she wore in 2017 to the Palladium Theatre's Royal Variety Performance.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge is seen backstage at the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre on November November 24, 2017 in London, England. The Royal Variety Performance takes place every year, either in London or in a theatre around the United Kingdom. The event is in aid of the Royal Variety Charity, formally, The Entertainment Artistes Benevolent Fund, of which The Queen is Patron. The money raised from the show helps hundreds of entertainers throughout the UK, who need help and assistance as a result of old age, ill-health, or hard times. (Photo by of Eddie Mulholland - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 24: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge departs after attending the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge meets performers after the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre in central London on November 24, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Eddie MULHOLLAND (Photo credit should read EDDIE MULHOLLAND/AFP/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, shoe detail, attends the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge meets performers after the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre in central London on November 24, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Eddie MULHOLLAND (Photo credit should read EDDIE MULHOLLAND/AFP/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge attend the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge meets performers after the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre in central London on November 24, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Eddie MULHOLLAND (Photo credit should read EDDIE MULHOLLAND/AFP/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 24: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge departs after attending the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, shoe detail, attends the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 24: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (posy detail) departs after attending the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge attend the Royal Variety Performance at Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Ricky Vigil M/GC Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the Royal Variety Performance at Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Ricky Vigil/GC Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the Royal Variety Performance at Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Ricky Vigil/GC Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 24: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge attend the Royal Variety Performance at Palladium Theatre on November 24, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Ricky Vigil/GC Images)
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Back in Cumbria, Kate was ideally dressed for the outdoors, wearing a Troy London UK Tracker jacket over a ruffled "pie crust" shirt, as People magazine reported. She also had on "Lauren" earrings by Kiki McDonough.

She also told the young ladies that they had lovely French braids, but admitted she wasn't very skilled at making plaits.

"I tried to do a plait with (Princess) Charlotte this morning, and it didn't really work very well," she said.

We'll just bet someone else stepped in to make the young royal look terrific, though ... because that's the kind of magic real-life royalty has!

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Royal family at Trooping the Colour
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Louis, Prince George, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge appear on the balcony during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Andrew, Duke of York appear on the balcony during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex ride by carriage down the Mall during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Louis, Prince George, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge appear on the balcony during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Louis, Prince George, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge appear on the balcony during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Louis, Prince George, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge appear on the balcony during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Queen Elizabeth II appear on the balcony during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Andrew, Duke of York appear on the balcony during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 08: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince George of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge watch a flypast from the balcony of Buckingham Palace during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. The annual ceremony involving over 1400 guardsmen and cavalry, is believed to have first been performed during the reign of King Charles II. The parade marks the official birthday of the Sovereign, although the Queen's actual birthday is on April 21st. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 08: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge watch a flypast from the balcony of Buckingham Palace during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. The annual ceremony involving over 1400 guardsmen and cavalry, is believed to have first been performed during the reign of King Charles II. The parade marks the official birthday of the Sovereign, although the Queen's actual birthday is on April 21st. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex ride by carriage down the Mall during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 08: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince George of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge watch a flypast from the balcony of Buckingham Palace during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. The annual ceremony involving over 1400 guardsmen and cavalry, is believed to have first been performed during the reign of King Charles II. The parade marks the official birthday of the Sovereign, although the Queen's actual birthday is on April 21st. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - 2019/06/08: Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is seen in a carriage on her way to Buckingham Palace after the Trooping the Colour ceremony, which marks her 93rd birthday. (Photo by Dinendra Haria/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - 2019/06/08: Catherine Duchess of Cambridge (R) and Meghan Duchess of Sussex (L) are seen in a carriage on their way to the Horse Guards Parade during the Trooping the Colour ceremony, which marks the 93rd birthday of Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's longest reigning monarch. (Photo by Dinendra Haria/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 08: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Louis of Cambridge and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall on the balcony of Buckingham Palace during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. The annual ceremony involving over 1400 guardsmen and cavalry, is believed to have first been performed during the reign of King Charles II. The parade marks the official birthday of the Sovereign, although the Queen's actual birthday is on April 21st. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - 2019/06/08: Meghan Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry are seen in a carriage on their way to Buckingham Palace after attending the Trooping the Colour ceremony, which marks the 93rd birthday of, Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's longest reigning monarch. (Photo by Dinendra Haria/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge rides by carriage down the Mall during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Lady Louise Windsor rides by carriage down the Mall during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex rides by carriage down the Mall during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Queen Elizabeth II, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Andrew, Duke of York seen on the balcony of Buckingham Palace during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by James Devaney/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Queen Elizabeth II, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Andrew, Duke of York seen on the balcony of Buckingham Palace during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by James Devaney/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Autumn Phillips, Peter Phillips, Savannah Phillips and Isla Phillips seen on the balcony of Buckingham Palace during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by James Devaney/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince George, Princess Charlotte, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Prince Louis and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge seen on the balcony of Buckingham Palace during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by James Devaney/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Princess Eugenie Windsor and Jack Brooksbank during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Princess Beatrice Windsor and Jack Brooksbank during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex rides by carriage down the Mall during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: (L-R) Lady Louise Windsor, Sophie, Countess of Wessex, James Viscount Severn and Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Louis of Cambridge, Prince George of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Princess Beatrice of York and Princess Eugenie of York leave Buckingham Palace in a carriage during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by James Devaney/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex rides by carriage down the Mall during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex ride by carriage down the Mall during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall arrive to Buckingham Palace during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by James Devaney/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex arrive to Buckingham Palace in a carriage during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by James Devaney/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge leave Buckingham Palace in a carriage during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by James Devaney/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 08: Autumn Phillips, Peter Phillips and their children Savannah Phillips and Isla Phillips stand on the balcony of Buckingham Palace following Trooping the Colour on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Anwar Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 08: Autumn Phillips, Peter Phillips and their children Savannah Phillips and Isla Phillips stand on the balcony of Buckingham Palace following Trooping the Colour on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Anwar Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 08: Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge ride in an open carriage as they attend Trooping the Colour on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Anwar Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 08: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Louis of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge wave from a window of Buckingham Palace as they attend Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 8, 2019 in London, England. The annual ceremony involving over 1400 guardsmen and cavalry, is believed to have first been performed during the reign of King Charles II. The parade marks the official birthday of the Sovereign, although the Queen's actual birthday is on April 21st. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Lady Louise Windsor attends Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 08: Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Andrew, Duke of York appear on the balcony during Trooping The Colour, the Queen's annual birthday parade, on June 08, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
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