It’s been quite a ride since Meghan Markle married prince harry In 2018, and amid the ups and downs of royal life, the Duchess of Sussex’s style has evolved in major ways.
Markle became a Hollywood star when she appeared in the legal drama “Suits” from 2011 to 2018, and after that, her wardrobe consisted mostly of fun minidresses, motorcycle jackets, and jeans while she lived in Toronto.
Her look changed dramatically when she married into the royal family, with the newly minted Duchess adding more flashy looks, hats and even pantyhose to her wardrobe as she adapted to life in the UK. Was.
And then and Prince Harry resigned from his royal duties In 2021 and moved to California, Markle’s wardrobe shifted once again; These days, the Duchess wears high-end designers like Carolina Herrera and Dior almost exclusively to public appearances.
From her acting days to her new life in Montecito, we’re taking a look at the evolution of the Duchess of Sussex’s style.
In the 2010s, Markle starred in “suits,” often attending red carpet events and parties in colorful, curve-hugging cocktail looks—a far cry from the neutral hues and slouchier silhouettes she’s wearing today. She also wasn’t afraid to show some skin, be it through a strapless frock or the now-baring crop top. One thing that has remained the same for years? His love of jacket or coat rested on his shoulders.
When the Californian began dating Prince Harry, she stuck to her cool style, even wearing distressed denim for her first public appearance with the prince at the 2017 Invictus Games. once their engagement was announcedWe saw Markle in more tailored toppers and modest silhouettes, like the camel maxi skirt and black turtleneck worn with a long wool coat for her inaugural royal engagement in November 2017.
wedding gown Markle chose to be the Duchess of Sussex, designed by then Givenchy chief Claire Waight Keller, surprising many royal fans with its simplicity. And throughout her time in England, she kept to streamlined silhouettes and a mostly beige, black, navy and white color palette, along with a few pops of color in the way of keeping things interesting.
Megan’s old jeans were replaced by a midi skirt and evening gown, but every so often we got a glimpse of her past style, like when she wore a striped sweater and black jeans Visit an Equestrian Club Madewell Denim Jacket in Morocco or on Sussex tour of south africa,
dressing like diana
Through the years, we’ve seen the Duchess rock some Diana-inspired dresses, but she wore two dresses during her first pregnancy that were particularly similar to the looks seen on her late mother-in-law.
In January 2019, he sported a purple and red combo It reminded fans of two of Diana’s flashy outfits from the 1980s, pairing a red Centler coat with an Aritzia midi dress. Two months later, Markle wore a custom green Erdem coat With black beading that looked very close to the one Princess Diana chose during her pregnancy with Prince William in 1982.
In March 2020, Sussex went to uk To a new life in America. While it was rare to see the Duchess once in a couple moved to california For good, we’ve seen elements of her past style, as Markle volunteered and posed during the height of the pandemic in 2020, wearing casual staples like shorts, jeans and chambray shirts.
Once pandemic restrictions are lifted, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will make more public appearances – and Markle has recently rocked some stunning designer outfits from labels like Dior, Givenchy, Carolina Herrera, Oscar de la Renta and Chanel. She often wore trousers, unlike her palace days, when she mostly stuck to dresses and skirts.
Was It the $1,290 Cashmere Turtleneck from The Row for 2021 travel to new york city Or Head to Toe Dior Look She worn to a church service During the Platinum Jubilee, Markle has been living her best life lately — and wearing the designer duds to prove it.