09th Apr 2018
Meghan Markle continues to delight us with her signature brand of easy chic. Classic cuts and understated neutrals are her sartorial calling card. On a recent visit to Northern Ireland, the future princess looked divine in a green fluted hem fitted skirt and exquisite velvet court shoes. Her sweater and coat were both in a similar shade of sophisticated vanilla, while a mini handheld bag finished the look without any fuss. If you want to steal her style (and who doesn’t?), read on.
Meghan Markle on a recent trip to Northern Ireland.
I’m sure Meghan’s sweater is cashmere, but as we move towards summer, this silk-cotton blend sweater might be a better option. I like how the ribbing will add texture to your overall look.
Ribbed silk/cotton sweater, €49.95 at Massimo Dutti
As much as I love the skirt Meghan is wearing, I find anything with a pencil shape a little awkward to move around in, so I’d opt for a pleated skirt instead. It’s totally on trend and has a more fluid silhouette, which is more suitable for spring through to summer.
Green pleated skirt, €49.95 at Mango
The subtle stripes of this Max Mara coat will mirror the ribbed detailing on the sweater above beautifully for a look that appears totally pulled together. This is a really expensive buy, and in cream, it’s an utter indulgence, but I couldn’t help showing it to you because it’s so special.
Striped wool and cashmere-blend coat, Max Mara, €1,355 at net-a-porter.com
These blush pink velvet pumps are a really elegant option for day or evening wear. Just keep an eye on the weather… velvet does not weather terribly well in the rain. Save them for a sunny day instead.
Blush pink pumps, Aquazzura, €391 (reduced from €488) at farfetch.com
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