Months after her wedding, the Duchess of Sussex will speak for the first time on television in the documentary Queen Of the World. She reveals in particular a touching detail about her wedding dress.
It was, for months, the best kept secret of the royal family. Speculations from bookmakers flourished as the wedding day approached. And Meghan Markle had finally chosen a dress from the French brand Givenchy signed Clare Waight Keller.
Meghan Markle’s wedding dress, by Clare Waight Keller for Givenchy
A “piece of blue cloth”
The Duchess of Sussex was thus able to reconcile her appetite for French labels with her desire to highlight a British designer. Her face covered with an immaculate veil of almost 5 meters, in a minimalist dress with a boat neck, Meghan Markle has made many women around the world dream.
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In an excerpt from the documentary Queen Of the World (which will be broadcast on October 1 on the American channel HBO and the British ITV) posted on the CNN site, Meghan Markle exclaims when she sees her dress again: “But she is beautiful, isn’t she? “. Then the Duchess of Sussex reveals a detail that no one could have noticed. “Somewhere over there, in the dress, there is a piece of blue fabric … It’s a piece of the dress I was wearing on our first date.” Proof of love or superstition? Certainly a bit of both.
An exhibition to present the dress
The curious will soon have the opportunity to discover it with their own eyes. Meghan Markle’s wedding dress and Prince Harry’s costume will be on display at Windsor Castle, the wedding venue, from October 26, 2018 to January 6, 2019. Then at Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh from June 13 to October 6, 2019. The outfits will be the centerpieces of an exhibition entitled “A Royal Wedding: The Duke and Duchess of Sussex”.