If Kate Middleton is the most stylish royal icon in the British monarchy, Meghan Markle has a popularity advantage that does not go unnoticed. In May 2018, the Duchess of Sussex said “yes” to Prince Harry, making this royal wedding a story worthy of a fairy tale, between an American actress and an English prince. However, if the result is not very bright and marked by many scandals and a thunderous departure of the couple from the monarchy, their union will remain forever in the annals. Notably Meghan Markle’s dress, which was voted the most popular wedding dress of the decade.
According to Tatler magazine, this immaculate Givenchy boat-neck dress by Clare Waight Keller has been the subject of thousands of searches in just three years, to the point of surpassing must-have dresses like that of Kate Middleton, who married in 2011. , and whose dress is second in this ranking conducted by the experts of “Find Me A Gift”. While Meghan Markle counts 21,900 monthly searches in the United Kingdom, the wife of Prince William sees her dress signed Alexander McQueen counting 21,500. They are closely followed by Hailey Bieber, who married Justin Bieber in 2018 in a halter top dress by Virgil Abloh, and who is searched 5,800 monthly.
What detail has Meghan Markle integrated into her wedding dress?
It must be said that only a few days after her marriage to Prince Harry, Meghan Markle saw her wedding dress declined in several copies, only a few hours after the ceremony. Her cocktail dress signed Stella McCartney had also been copied, to offer future brides the opportunity to marry also the chosen one of their heart in a dress similar to that of the Duchess of Sussex. However, one particular detail did not appear in these replicas. “Somewhere, in there, there is a piece of blue fabric sewn inside, it was my” something blue “to me (Editor’s note.” Something blue “is the reference to the tradition of the 4 elements in England) “, she had confided, revealing that this piece of fabric came from the dress she wore on her first date with Prince Harry.
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