The 26-year-old was immediately launched into the celebrity stratosphere, garnering a great deal of media attention and millions of admirers around the globe.
Her classy demeanour and almost old-world elegance was a breath of fresh air. She didn't give any interviews or attempt to capitalise on the interest, thus adding to her mystique.
And now, the brunette beauty has received the ultimate endorsement. Pop culture phenomenon Lady Gaga said Pippa "oozed style" - an accolade which can only boost her newfound star status.
Whilst this poised young lady continues to grow in popularity, hellomagazine.com takes a look at why she's the nation's other golden girl.