Style Meghan Markle wore a $30 dress for a video chat with Prince Harry and James Corden
Meghan Markle Was Financially Comfortable Long Before She Met Harry
Who knew Suits royalties could sustain actual royalty?The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have taken this responsibility seriously: Last September, they reportedly repaid the $3 million in public funding that had been used to renovate Frogmore Cottage, their residence on the royal Windsor estate. They've also begun to establish their own partnerships with various private companies to help fund their continued philanthropic work, in addition to relying on the sizable inheritance left to Harry by his late mother, Princess Diana.
- Meghan Markle wore a blue dress and matching necklace on "The Late Late Show with James Corden."
- The duchess wore Velvet Torch's $30 puff-sleeve dress during a video chat with Corden.
- The item was sold out on Nordstrom Rack's and Velvet Torch's websites at the time of writing.
stunned in a blue dress and matching pendant for a quick video chat on Thursday's episode of
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Meghan Markle's Carolina Herrera dress makes a nod to the couple's son Archie, as it was custom designed for the Duchess during her first pregnancy.The black and white shot was taken on an iPad by Nigerian-born British photographer, and long-time friend of the Duchess of Sussex, Misan Harriman.
Meghan Markle appeared briefly during James Corden's segment with Prince Harry after the TV host insisted that they call the duchess outside "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" house. Corden took Harry to the home as part of a tour of Los Angeles and even got the royal towhile they were there.
"Give me your phone. How do I find the duchess?" Corden asked Harry before using his phone to call Markle.
"I think this is where you should live," Corden told the duchess when she answered the phone. "You would be the fresh princess of Bel-Air."
Markle appeared on the screen in a $30 puff-sleeve dress from Velvet Torch. The Los Angeles boutique confirmed the duchess was wearing its smocked dress in an Instagram post shared on Friday.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Shared How They'd Be Commemorating International Women's Day
The Archewell Foundation shared "real acts of compassion.""[They] are hopeful to see families and communities everywhere join together to unleash compassion, one action at a time," a Sussex spokesperson told Harper's Bazaar. The magazine noted that Harry and Meghan promised that they'd be taking a few of their own suggestions, not just on March 8 but throughout the entire month of March, coinciding with Women's History Month.
"So this happened today!!" the brand wrote on Instagram.
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At the time of writing, the puff-sleeve smocked dress from Velvet Torch wasand . But a representative for Velvet Torch told Insider it was accepting preorders and that the dress would ship no later than March 15. from the same brand is also available from Nordstrom Rack in sizes extra-small to extra-large.
Markle completed her look with a matching blue necklace and natural makeup.
The duchess also revealed her nickname for Harry during the video call.
"Haz, how is your tour of LA going?" Markle asked Harry.
"Haz? I didn't know we were calling you 'Haz' now," Corden said.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's Oprah Interview: A Complete Breakdown
Here's everything the couple talked about during their bombshell sit-down.The Duke and Duchess of Sussex talked about everything—why they decided to step back from their duties as senior members of the royal family, their relationship with the Queen, the infamously brutal British tabloids, and much more. In the first few minutes, we learned the couple were not prepped ahead of time—Oprah's questions will be the first time they hear them—and also they will not be getting paid for the interview. Markle also said she and Harry will reveal the gender of their second baby to Oprah during the sit-down.
"You're not my wife, so - " Harry responded before calling the TV host "the worst tour guide in LA."
Corden joked that he was Harry's only tour guide - the royal said earlier in the interview it was his first time sightseeing - and therefore also the best.
During the interview, Harry also spoke about, , , and among other topics.
Watch the full segment from 'The Late Late Show With James Corden" below.
Princess Diana had a secret second wedding dress, and it's been missing for years .
Chloe Savage, who helped design Meghan Markle's wedding gown, told Insider that Markle likely had a backup dress as well.Elizabeth and David Emanuel also had a second backup dress prepared just in case anything went wrong during Diana and Prince Charles' wedding in July 1981.