20 Times Meghan Markle and Princess Diana Basically Wore the Same Outfit
Some of their outfits are almost identical!
Everyone will remember the famous white coat that Meghan Markle wore when she and Prince Harry announced their engagement. Back in 1996, Princess Diana sported a similar piece. Don’t forget to check out these times that Kate Middleton and Princess Diana basically wore the same outfit, too.
Even though Princess Diana chose to wear a hat, she looks almost identical to Meghan Markle. Both dresses are cream colored, have buttons down the front, and a belt at the waist. This is the one royal fashion rule you’ll never see a British royal break.
Black and white
Meghan Markle and Princess Diana both chose to dress in classic colors for the Royal Ascot horse race. Princess Diana wore a black and white dress with a hat to match back in 1985; Meghan wore almost the same outfit in June of 2018.
It’s rare that you see the royals out in jeans, but both Meghan and Diana have been photographed in jeans and a collared white button-down. These are the dress code rules everyone in the royal family must follow.
White with blue flowers
Meghan Markle wore a blue and white flowy gown to the wedding of Celia McCorquodale that probably reminded you of a dress Princess Diana wore in November 1986.
Meghan and Diana are two royal family members that know how to look gorgeous in a well-fitted black suit. Queen Elizabeth likes to wear slightly brighter colors, though. This is the real reason you see her in neon outfits all the time.
Stripes, stripes, stripes
Both Meghan and Diana sported the stripe look at two different occasions. Meghan Markle wore a striped button-down dress at the Commonwealth Youth Forum in April. Princess Diana wore a similar striped dress on a tour in Australia in 1988. Read about the most bizarre perks of the royal family.
A voluminous cerulean blue coat
Diana was famous for her expressive blue eyes and often mirrored their color in her clothing choices. In 1988, she paired this oversized, double-breasted, cerulean blue coat with a matching pillbox hat. Meghan Markle, who usually seems more partial to navy blue, channeled her late mother-in-law by wearing an oversized cerulean coat in October 2018 at for the launch of a cookbook whose proceeds go to charity.