Diana of Wales he lost his life in a tragic accident, but his legacy lives on. And one of the people who has been in charge of maintaining the most fashionista part, as a remembered fashion icon, was Meghan Markle.
A reference that women have since before meeting Prince Harry. It is because of that on several occasions he has made tributes through his looks in different public instances in which the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have participated.
This admiration of Meghan Markle for Diana of Wales was documented in the biography Meghan: a princess of Hollywood “, where the writing Andrew Morton reviewed how the tragic death of the princess affected in a car accident in Paris almost 24 years ago. At the time, Harry’s wife was 16 years old.
“She and her friends watched the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, in early September 1997, tears rolling down her cheeks as the camera zoomed in on the royal coffin”, wrote the biographer.
Andrew Morton, who also wrote “Diana: Her True Story,” described how Meghan Markle and her friend Suzy Ardakani admired the princess. For this reason, after hearing the news of his death, He would have sat down to watch the 1981 wedding between Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer.
Megahn Markle’s admiration for the style of Diana of Wales
According to the writer, several friends of Meghan Markle’s family assured that The Duchess of Sussex was “intrigued” by Princess Diana’s fashion and style and her humanitarian work.
At 39, the Duchess of Sussex has in her two diamond wedding ring from Diana’s royal jewelery collection. Meghan also has a princess engagement ring, one that she wore to her wedding party at Frogmore House. This jewelry was a gift to Lady Di from the wife of the UK Ambassador to Brazil.
But the stylistic winks continued with her Stella McCartney evening wedding dress, which drew comparisons to the one the late princess wore to a reception at Spencer House in 1992.
Another look that immediately generated a comparison was the one she wore to a family wedding on June 16, 2018. Harry’s wife wore a blue Oscar de la Renta dress, which was very similar to the one Diana of Wales wore during a visit. to Saudi Arabia in 1986, led by Catherine Walker.