Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton showed off their totally different royal styles at their first event together this year

WPA Pool/Getty ImagesMeghan Markle and Kate Middleton showed off their signature royal styles.
  • Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton attended their first event of the year together on Tuesday.
  • Markle wore a metallic silver and gold brocade dress with a cream coat by Amanda Wakeley that she has worn a couple of times before.
  • Middleton wore a baby-blue dress with sheer sleeves and cream heels.
  • Both outfits showed off their personal royal styles.

Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle have established influential yet totally different royal wardrobes. Both of their personal styles were on display as they attended their first event of the year together.

Markle, who has been debuting several new maternity looks lately, arrived at a reception at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday wearing a metallic outfit.

Meghan markle metallic dressWPA Pool/Getty ImagesMarkle wore a glimmering metallic dress.

The Duchess of Sussex wore an eye-catching silver brocade dress with gold floral embroidery. She paired the dress with the $US695 Pump it Heels by Paul Andrew and a £205 ($269 USD) silk clutch by Wilbur & Gussie.

Prince harry meghan markle prince charles 50thWPA Pool/Getty ImagesPrince Harry was at her side in a dark-blue suit.

Markle also wore the $US1,190 Amanda Wakely coat that she debuted at the Commonwealth Day service in March 2018.

Meghan Markle and Prince harryChris Jackson/Getty ImagesShe first wore the coat back in March 2018.

At the same reception on Tuesday, Middleton showed off her signature style in a baby-blue, knee-length dress with sheer long sleeves. She paired the dress with a matching clutch and cream-coloured heels.

Kate middleton blue dressWPA Pool/Getty ImagesMiddleton went with a baby blue dress.

The Daily Mail’s Rebecca English reports that Middleton’s design is from a private dressmaker, though it’s quite similar to the Beulah dress she wore during a visit to Malaysia in September 2012.

Kate middleton malaysia tripSamir Hussein/Getty ImagesIt was similar to the dress she wore for a trip to Malaysia in 2012.

The Queen, Prince Charles and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, and Prince William were also in attendance for the reception to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the investiture of the Prince of Wales.

The queen and prince charlesWPA Pool/Getty ImagesThe royal family came together to celebrate.


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Tuesday’s event marked the first time Middleton, William, Harry, and Markle have been officially spotted together since reports of a royal rift between the couples started to emerge. People reported that a spokesperson for Kensington Palace has since shut down the reports of a feud, and spirits seemed to be high for Charles’ celebratory reception.

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