Fashion
Meghan Markle Channels Audrey Hepburn for a Day of Events Marking the 100th Anniversary of the RAF
The occasion marked her second appearance up on the Buckingham Palace balcony.
IMAGE GETTY IMAGES
Comments

The woman formerly known as Meghan Markle is one busy Duchess. After attending yesterday's christening for her newborn nephew Prince Louis, the Duchess of Sussex is appearing at a number of events on July 10 in honor of the Royal Air Force's 100th anniversary.

Per royal reporter Omid Scobie, Meghan joined Prince Harry, the Queen, and several other members of the royal family at a service at Westminster Abbey, on the Buckingham Palace balcony for a flyover, and a reception with servicemen and women.


For the day of celebrations, Meghan is wearing a black dress with a bateau neckline, which is reportedly by Dior. She paired the fit and flare design with a hat by Stephen Jones, Cartier earrings, and nude pumps.


The whole look was very reminiscent of Audrey Hepburn.


See Meghan's full look below:


And again up on the balcony:


The dark dress was a marked difference from the off-the-shoulder blush number by Carolina Herrera that Meghan chose for her balcony debut at this year's Trooping the Colour. Despite an outcry on social media suggesting that she was breaking some unwritten fashion rule, her bare shoulders were not a break in royal protocol.


Meghan and Kate chatting on the balcony at this year's Trooping the Colour.

After today's full schedule, Meghan and Harry head to Dublin for a two-day official visit. While there, they will attend a Gaelic sports festival, and visit Trinity College to see the Book of Kells, and pay tribute to those who died at the Famine Memorial. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will also meet with government leaders while in the country.

This story originally appeared on Townandcountrymag.com.
* Minor edits have been made by the Townandcountry.ph editors.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
Comments
About The Author
Caroline Hallemann
View Other Articles From Caroline Hallemann
Comments
Latest Stories
 
Share
The Duchess falling ill and boos from the crowd were just the beginning.
 
Share
Here's what we can learn from her flawless skin regimen.
 
Share
The royal sisters-in-law had a turbulent relationship until the end.
 
Share
Marley Hodgson, who founded the leather goods company Ghurka, is selling the 250-acre compound.
 
Share
Nothing sets the mood for anything like the perfect room fragrance.
 
Share
Anthony Bourdain reportedly left his frequent-flier miles to his wife. Are they an asset you should make plans for?
 
Share
 
Share
He's one of the more controversial members of the royal family.
 
Share
Welcome to Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte and Clos Fourtet.
 
Share
Candice Bergen is returning to CBS for a 13-episode revival of the sitcom. Here's what we know so far about the reboot.
Load More Articles
CONNECT WITH US