This little prince already knows how to mug for the camera.
With a sly grin and robust rosy cheeks, the son of Prince William and Catherine looks cheerful and self-assured - for a toddler - in pictures released Sunday.
Prince George's sleeveless sweater features Coldstream Guardsmen in bearskin hats and red tunics. The outfit was completed by black knee socks and shoes.
His fashion choice prompted the Sunday Times to call him, "Mummy's Little Soldier Prince." The Sunday Express chimed in with "Little Prince Charming."
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have released the images of the third in line to the throne ahead of Christmas. The release is being seen as a 'thank you' note of sorts to Britain's vivacious media, which have so far allowed George to grow up largely free from intrusions.
Prince George poses in a courtyard at Kensington Palace in London in this one out of three official Christmas photographs of him taken in late November. (AP photo)