It's time to start the royal baby watch. Meghan Markle is expecting her first child with Prince Harry this spring — as soon as this month! — and the Duchess of Sussex has seriously nailed her maternity style since announcing the pregnancy back in October. Here's the best of what the newest royal has worn since revealing the big baby news.
March 19, 2019 — On an unannounced visit to New Zealand House in London, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex signed a book of condolences honoring the victims in Christchurch. She opted for a simple black coat and given to her by New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern for the solemn occasion.
March 11, 2019 — Meghan Markle wore a fresh-off-the-runway look for the Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey. Her chain-print Victoria Beckham dress appeared at London Fashion Week just a month earlier. The royal paired the cream ensemble —topped with a Jackie O-style pillbox hat — with a dark green clutch and stilettos.
March 11, 2019 — The Duchess of Sussex was positively glowing in a green Erdem ensemble at a Commonwealth Day Youth Event at Canada House in London. Besides the symbolic choice of a Canadian designer, the coat has another meaningful connection as well, according to . The black embellishments around the collar are called "Doria beaded rose embroidery," the same name as Meghan's mother.
March 8, 2019 — Meghan Markle put out some '60s vibes in an for a panel discussion in honor of International Women's Day. The brooch on her black blazer is a nod to her new role as Vice-President of The Queen’s Commonwealth Trust, reports.
March 5, 2019 — It's pretty hard to outshine the sumptuous setting of Buckingham Palace, but the Duchess of Sussex looked stunning in an embellished metallic shift and white Amanda Wakeley coat at a palace reception marking the 50th anniversary of the investiture of the Prince of Wales.
February 25, 2019 — Meghan Markle concluded her three-day royal tour of Morocco wearing the most gorgeous look of the whole trip. Her custom Carolina Herrera blue gown looked right at home in Mohammed VI of Morocco's royal palace.
February 25, 2019 — Earlier that afternoon, the Duchess of Sussex topped a black, pleated dress with a structured for a meeting about youth empowerment in Rabat.
February 25, 2019 — For the first of the day's three looks, Meghan toured some stables wearing much more casual clothes, including a J. Crew jacket and Breton stripe top, plus .
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February 24, 2019 — The Duchess of Sussex pulled out another glamorous look for a red carpet reception hosted by the British Ambassador to Morocco. Meghan wore a bespoke caped gown by Dior, plus a matching gold clutch and pumps from the same designer.
February 24, 2019 — Meghan kept things simple for a trip to the local secondary school in Asni, Morocco, slipping into plus her go-to , an , and a cashmere sweater.
February 23, 2019 — For her arrival in Casablanca, Meghan's bespoke Valentino dress featured an especially meaningful color. Red symbolizes bravery, strength, and valor on Morocco's national flag, royal correspondent Omid Scobie .
February 19, 2019 — Back in the U.S. for her private baby shower, Meghan Markle exited Cafe Boulud in New York City wearing an all-black look, minus a gray tote bag. The Duchess's unsurprisingly sold out on within a matter of minutes.
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February 12, 2019 — Meghan Markle opted for an elegant Calvin Klein dress and Amanda Wakeley coat for a gala performance at the Natural History Museum in London. A couple days earlier, Kate Middleton also looked stunning in all-white at the BAFTA Awards.
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February 7, 2019 — A slitted Givenchy skirt showcased the Duchess of Sussex's at the Endeavour Fund Awards. (This girl seriously knows how to do a red carpet.)
January 31, 2019 — Meghan's clearly favored her go-to neutrals for her most recent appearances. She rewore a bespoke Givenchy coat previously seen in November on a visit to the Association of Commonwealth Universities in London.
January 30, 2019 — The former Suits actress recently became the patron of the National Theatre, and made her first official visit in a monochrome ensemble by Brandon Maxwell paired with nude Matilde suede pumps.
January 16, 2019 — The Duchess simply sparkled in Roland Mouret dress for the premiere of Cirque du Soleil's Totem show at Royal Albert Hall in London. The royal complemented her look with a Givenchy clutch, bold red lip, and a gold bracelet that previously belonged to Princess Diana.
January 16, 2019 — Just hours earlier, Meghan stepped out in an uber-affordable for an engagement at the Mayhew Animal Welfare Charity in London. Her Armani coat probably cost just a tad more.
January 14, 2019 — Meghan eschewed her usual neutrals for a visit to Birkenhead, pairing a long, red Sentaler coat with matching heels and a vibrant dress. If the silhouette looks familiar, it's because she wore the same one in camel on Christmas in 2017.
January 10, 2019 — The Duchess of Sussex visited Smart Works as the organization's new royal patron wearing a topped with a Oscar De La Renta swing coat.
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December 25, 2018 — For Christmas Day church service at Sandringham, Meghan went with head-to-toe navy, wearing a Victoria Beckham ensemble with a matching Philip Treacy hat and boots.
December 18, 2018 — The Duchess of Sussex visited the Royal Variety Charity wearing a over a printed Brock Collection dress. Her bespoke clutch is from .
December 10, 2018 — Who better to present Clare Waight Keller with an honor at The Fashion Awards than her most famous client? The director of Givenchy designed the Duchess's instantly iconic wedding dress earlier that year. Meghan of course wore none other than Givenchy during her surprise appearance.
November 21, 2018 — Meghan bundled up in a and a from the same brand to visit the Hubb Community Kitchen in West London. The charity she contributed to raised enough funds to redesign the space and now keep the kitchen open seven days a week, reports.
Meghan Markle contributed the foreword to the charity cookbook benefiting the community affected by the Grenfell Tower fire. "This is more than a cookbook," she said at the launch party. "And what I mean by that is the power of food is more than just the meal itself; it is the story behind it. And when you get to know the story of the recipe, you get to know the person behind it."