Kate Thornton speaks to royal commentator Victoria Arbiter, historian Kate Williams and PR expert Nick Ede about the backlash against Meghan Markle in the media and why her inspirational banana messages for sex workers divided opinion. It’s also been 20 years since Prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles made their official public debut as a couple. The experts discuss why there isn’t more interest in the Duchess of Cornwall and why there’s such a big debate about her future title. Plus we take a look back at what the Cambridges and Sussexes have been up to over the past couple of weeks. Watch more of Yahoo UK’s show ‘The Royal Box' here.
From the A-list set Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will hang out with, to what Windsor's residents think of the royal couple moving in, Kate Thornton and guests dissect the Sussexes upcoming, big move out of London in 'The Royal Box: Extra'. PR guru Nick Ede, royal correspondent Victoria Murphy and body language pro Judi James debate Meghan and Harry's desire for anonymity and outline how Windsor's fast becoming a celebrity hub. Watch episode 14 of Yahoo UK’s show ‘The Royal Box,‘ here
The Duchess of Sussex sported her signature colour for her latest appearance.
The Duchess of Sussex's maternity wardrobe has only further cemented her reigning fashion status.
The Duchess of Sussex has brought a whole new dimension to royal style this year, making clear her love of clean lines, neutrals and trouser suits . Meghan, 37, has proved to be a master of diplomatic dressing and introduced us to little-known fashion labels, in addition to representing American and Canadian designers . The mum-to-be was born and raised in the US and spent around six years in Toronto, Canada, while filming ‘Suits’. The Duchess also paid tribute to her London, since moving here at the start of the year and has worn pieces from a number of British-based designers, including Stella McCartney, Erdem and Emilia Wickstead as well as accessories from Strathberry, Charlotte Elizabeth and DeMellier. Meghan’s also cemented her relationship with Givenchy’s creative director Clare Waight Keller , who created her wedding dress. Meghan turns to Keller for bespoke pieces, particularly for high-profile and important engagements. But, being a former Hollywood actress and a royal does mean that her wardrobe carries a hefty price tag. By all accounts, Meghan’s 2018 wardrobe has proved to be far more expensive than her stylish sister-in-law’s. Thanks to her wedding, royal tour of Australia and a wealth of formal events, the cost of the Duchess’ ensembles has crept into the thousands. Notable outfits from the year include the newlywed’s two bridal gowns and a particularly show-stopping Oscar de la Renta cocktail dress, which she wore in Australia. Take a look at Meghan’s most expensive outfits she’s worn in 2018 in the gallery above. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK . Read more from Yahoo Style UK: From Kate and Meghan to the Queen, the best royal fashion moments of 2018 The royals arrive for the Queen’s Christmas lunch The Royal Family’s Christmas 2018 plans: Meals, presents and traditions