Meghan Markle Wears Earrings Gifted By Queen Elizabeth To Monarch’s Funeral

Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth on the monarch’s state funeral on Monday by sporting earrings the queen gave her as a present.

Folks journal reported that the queen gave the duchess the pearl and diamond drop earrings in 2018 for his or her first solo outing.

Meghan additionally wore the earrings final week because the royal household carried out a processional following the queen’s coffin from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Corridor.

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, arrives at Westminster Abbey for the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II on Monday.

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A closer look at the earrings.
A better take a look at the earrings.

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Kate Middleton and Princess Charlotte equally honored the queen by the significant items of jewellery they wore to the funeral.

The Princess of Wales wore a four-row Japanese pearl choker, paired with Bahrain pearl drop earrings. Each of the items belonged to the late queen.

The pearls are of nice significance, as they have been a favourite of the late monarch and are additionally an emblem of mourning.

Prince George and Princess Charlotte with the Princess of Wales during the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.
Prince George and Princess Charlotte with the Princess of Wales in the course of the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.

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Another look at the earrings worn by the Princess of Wales.
One other take a look at the earrings worn by the Princess of Wales.

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Lauren Kiehna, author and editor of The Courtroom Jeweller, famous on Monday that Princess Charlotte wore her first piece of “significant” jewellery on the queen’s funeral.

Charlotte wore a diamond horseshoe brooch in honor of her great-grandmother’s love of horses, Keihna identified.

Princess Charlotte of Wales leaving Westminster Abbey on Sept. 19.
Princess Charlotte of Wales leaving Westminster Abbey on Sept. 19.

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Observers additionally famous the gown code on the state funeral on Monday, together with Prince Harry in a morning swimsuit. He was not permitted to put on his navy uniform for funeral occasions, as he’s now not a working royal.

The Duke of Sussex was given one exception to put on his uniform for a Saturday vigil over the queen’s coffin, alongside his brother, Prince William, and the six different grandchildren of the queen. The exception was not made at Harry’s request, sources confirmed to HuffPost.

“Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex will wear a morning suit throughout events honouring his grandmother,” a spokesperson for the duke confirmed to HuffPost on Tuesday.

“His decade of military service is not determined by the uniform he wears and we respectfully ask that focus remain on the life and legacy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II,” the spokesperson added.

The Prince of Wales and Duke of Sussex during the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey on Sep. 19.
The Prince of Wales and Duke of Sussex in the course of the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey on Sep. 19.

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Prince Andrew, who was stripped of his royal patronages and navy titles ― although for very completely different causes ― additionally wore morning gown on Monday.

He was additionally given an exception to put on a navy uniform when he stood vigil alongside his siblings on Friday.

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The Duke of Sussex stands subsequent to King Charles III, Princess Anne and Prince William as they salute.

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Yeoman of the Guard at Westminster Abbey forward of the State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.

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Friends arrive for the State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey

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Carole Middleton and Michael Middleton, dad and mom of Kate Middleton, the Princess of Wales, arrive at Westminster Abbey.

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Coldstream Guards forward of the state funeral Queen Elizabeth II on Sep. 19.

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Invited visitors arriving on the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.

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President Joe Biden arrives at Westminster Abbey.

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President Joe Biden and Jill Biden in Westminster Abbey.

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A marching band performs forward of the funeral service for Queen Elizabeth II.

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French President Emmanuel Macron and First Woman Brigitte Macron arrive on the state funeral.

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Prime Minister of the UK, Liz Truss, and Hugh O’Leary arrive at Westminster Abbey.

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Former Prime Ministers Gordon Brown and Tony Blair arrive at Westminster Abbey.

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Kids view flower preparations left outdoors Windsor Fort as they watch for the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II to reach on Sep. 19, 2022 in Windsor, England. The committal service at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Fort, will happen following the state funeral at Westminster Abbey.

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King Charles III and Princess Anne, Princess Royal attend the state funeral for his or her mom, Queen Elizabeth II.

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King Charles III arrives with Princess Anne, Prince William, and Prince Harry for the funeral.

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Prince William and Prince Harry walked side-by-side at Queen Elizabeth’s funeral procession to Westminster Abbey, alongside their cousin, Peter Phillips.

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Meghan, Duchess of Sussex arrives at Westminster Abbey for the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.

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Gents at Arms, the Queen’s bodyguard takes half within the state funeral service.

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Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern arrives.

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Catherine, Princess of Wales, Camilla, Queen Consort and Prince George of Wales are seen on The Mall forward of the state funeral.

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The Princess of Wales, the Duchess of Sussex, Prince George and Princess Charlotte arrive on the funeral.

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The Princess of Wales, Princess Charlotte and Prince George arrive.

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The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II with the Imperial State Crown resting on high is carried into Westminster Abbey.

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Princess Charlotte of Wales arrives at Westminster Abbey.

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The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II in the course of the State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey.

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The Prince and Princess of Wales, Prince George of Wales, Peter Phillips, and Zara and Mike Tindall attend the state funeral service.

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Members of the royal household stroll behind the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II as they go away the state funeral.

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The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II carried by pallbearers on the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II, held at Westminster Abbey.

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The Prince of Wales follows the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II, draped in a Royal Customary and adorned with the Imperial State Crown and the Sovereign’s orb and sceptre.

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Prince William and Prince Harry in the course of the State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey on Sep.19

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The Duchess of Sussex, Camilla, Queen Consort, Prince George, the Princess of Wales and Princess Charlotte take a look at the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II, draped in a Royal Customary and adorned with the Imperial State Crown and the Sovereign’s orb and sceptre.

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The Queen’s funeral cortege borne on the State Gun Carriage of the Royal Navy travels alongside The Mall.