The Duke and Duchess of Sussex (aka Meghan Markle and Prince Harry) are applying a modern spin on the monarchy—it's clear they'll be approaching their public duties in their own style. Meghan has now been officially welcomed into the royal family, however it's unlikely she'll start wearing classic coat dresses and conservative accessories just because she's now a duchess. Meghan is a classic dresser, but she always adds modern twists to wardrobe staples and wears pieces that you wouldn't normally expect from the Windsors. Keep scrolling to see the times Meghan modernised royal style conventions.
1. Cutout Detailing
Meghan wore a green floral tea dress by Self Portrait, which is made fashion-forward with cutout details and an off-the-shoulder neckline.
Royals tend to stick to structured top-handle handbags like the Lautner handbags famed by the queen; however, Meghan opts for a more casual and modern option, often favouring small crossbody bags like the above from Strathberry.