12 Lessons in Maternity Dressing from Meghan Markle

As Harry and Meghan welcome their second child, we look back at some of the Duchess’ memorable pregnancy dresses

Meghan Markle is one of the most influential style icons of our time. Each one of her outfit is chosen with much thought and stands out in the annals of fashion. Be it the sleeveless floor-length white dress that she chose to reveal her second pregnancy or the black midi dress with white floral prints that she wore for the interview with Oprah Winfrey, each of Meghan’s maternity outfit got the appreciation of fashion editors globally. She has also aced the art of dressing for zoom meetings in the current times. Owing to her condition and the ongoing pandemic, Meghan did not make as many appearances during her second pregnancy as she did with her first child, but she made her presence felt with each virtual meeting. Scroll down to check out some of the most chic ensembles from Meghan’s maternity wardrobe.

Meghan chose to wear a sleeveless, floor-length white dress by Carolina Herrera, which she had custom-made during her first pregnancy. Many appreciated the move saying it sent out the right message in the current time.

Her off-shoulder, floral La Ligne dress that she wore in the family portrait released by the couple was casual yet chic.

For her interview with Oprah, Meghan wore a black Armani gown with lotus flower motif and she accessorised it with one of Princess Diana’s bracelets.

Meghan wore a poppy print silk shirtdress for her appearance on a segment of the Global Citizen's Vax Live: The Concert To Reunite The World. The bright shade of her outfit reeked of hope and positivity.

Meghan and Harry made a surprise appearance on Spotify's Stream On event in February and as usual Meghan made an impact with her Oscar de la Renta dress.

The printed Victoria Beckham dress and the pill box hat that Meghan wore in March 2019 for the Commonwealth Day service sent media into a tizzy writing about how she subtly took fashion cues from her mother-in-law.

No one can do an all-white outfit better than Meghan. The Duchess wore a Calvin Klein turtleneck dress and teamed it with an Amanda Wakely coat for one of her public appearances in February 2019.

Meghan’s white printed dress paired with a black blazer that she wore for one of her public appearances in March 2019 was smart, formal and dapper.

Meghan chose to wear a flowy maxi dress in a shade of a soothing blue by Carolina Herrera on the final day of Morocco tour with Prince Harry.

She looked a vision in red as she kicked off her Morocco tour in February 2019 in a Valentino cape dress paired with nude heels and gloves.

Colour blocking isn’t something that royals usually do but Meghan did it with elan by wearing a vibrant purple dress with a red coat and matching pumps.

Meghan’s simple yet elegant one shoulder black gown that she wore when she made a surprise appearance at the British Fashion Awards to present Clare Waight Keller of Givenchy with an award is still etched in public memory.