Meghan Markle shows off very special gift from the Queen on their first trip together

Edduin Carvajal
Jun 15, 2018
08:52 A.M.
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For the first time since she married Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan Markle attended a solo Royal engagement with Queen Elizabeth.

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According to Harper’s Bazaar, the outfit chosen by Meghan was one of the most impressive aspects of their outing. She wore a custom pencil beige Givenchy dress designed by the same person who created her wedding dress, Clare Waight Keller.

Apart from that, Meghan got on black heels, a thin black belt cinched in around her waist, and a black Givenchy clutch. While her outfit was simple yet elegant, her earrings attracted a lot of attention.

Harper’s Bazaar reported that the pair of pearl-and-diamond earrings she wore were a ‘very special gift’ from Elizabeth.

People reported that Meghan’s pieces of jewelry appeared to be a smaller version of the ones Elizabeth got during their solo outing. They added that it is unusual seeing the Queen without her pearl accessories.

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For most Royal engagements, the most famous monarch in the world pairs her pearl necklace and matching earrings together, proving how much she likes wearing pearls.

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Meghan would not be the only female member of the Royal family who has borrowed a couple of pieces of jewelry from Elizabeth over the years. People pointed out that Duchess Kate Middleton has done the same a couple of times.

During her first solo trip abroad in 2016, Kate took with her a pair of stunning pearl and diamond earrings that belonged to Elizabeth. At a state banquet in 2015, Kate wore the Lotus Flower, a pearl and diamond tiara that belonged to Elizabeth’s mother back in the ‘20s.

Even Princess Diana wore very similar pearl and diamond earrings twice: during an official visit to Edmonton, and in the middle of an official Royal tour of New Zealand, reported Hello!

It seems like pearls are a trendy accessory for the Royal family. Princess Charlotte, Kate and Prince William’s daughter, might be the next one wearing them.

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