Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle attended the wedding of her husband’s childhood friend Charlie Van Straubenzee looking every bit the modern day people’s princess in a stylish pleated dress. She chose to pair the color blocked sheath with another pair of her go-to accented pumps, sunglasses, a gold bangle, a black clutch with a jeweled clasp, and a controversial lace undergarment. Want to show up to your next summer function looking like newly minted royalty? We’ve got all the details on how to recreate her look.
Believe it or not if you’ve got fifteen hundred bucks to ball out with you can get Meghan’s exact look at your local mall! Her dress can be found at Club Monaco for $328, her trusty AQUAZZURA Deneuve Bow Pointy Toe Pumps are available at Nordstrom for $750, and her Kayu clutch can be found at Bloomingdales for $205. Swing by Zales on the way out for a similar bangle on sale for $149.25.
The shape of this pleated midi dress from ASOS is just as regal for a fraction of the price at $64. Accessorize by adding a Kate Spade bangle for just $32 and pick up a Inge Christopher clutch from Shopbop for $91.80. Step out in a pair of bow adorned pumps from Schutz for $189.95.
Tuck a high necked dark teal top from Modcloth ($29) into the waistband of this bright skirt from Boohoo ($44) to create your own sophisticated color blocked look for less. Finish the look off with a hinge clasped gold toned bangle from J. Crew for $19.50 and the perfect pair of sling back pumps from ASOS for just ($60).
Tuck a sleeveless tunic from Modcloth ($35) into a Colorblock Pleated Mesh Skirt from Rebel Wilson’s collaboration with Angels ($129). Attending a black tie wedding? The scale of the floral print on this Xscape gown from Macy’s ($249) makes it a great way to mimic the colorblocked effect of the original in a floor length option.