Meghan Markle's and Princess Diana's First Major Royal Moments Compared
Many perks come with being a British royal family member. Apart from the fame and spotlight, you'd get access to various fashion designers and incredible outfits. While the above benefits are enjoyed by every prominent member of the royal family, we'd be focusing on Princess Diana and Meghan Markle.
Right from the time these beautiful women became royals, they have made a significant impact in the fashion industry. From their extraordinary wedding dresses to their simple modish outfits, we have collated pictures that shows how these royal wives dressed for their first Royal events. Enjoy!
CHAPTER 1: The Royal Wedding
- Date: July 1981
- Location: St. Paul's Cathedral
- Who made the dress: David and Elizabeth Emanuel
Princess Diana's beautiful gown was manually embellished with approximately 10,000 pearls and mother-of-pearl sequins. Also, the dress had a 25-foot-long train which was decorated with lace that was once owned by Queen Mary.
- Date: May 2018
- Location: St George's Chapel
- Who made the dress: Givenchy Couture
Meghan Markle turned heads in her Givenchy gown on her wedding day. The dress' bateau neckline and 3/4 sleeves made it stand out. The five meters long veil also added to its beauty. The gown was designed by Claire Waight Keller, the French fashion house's creative director.
Click 'Continue reading the next chapter' to find out similarities between Meghan's and Diana's outfits for the first post-wedding appearance