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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex celebrated their two year engagement anniversary this week and we can’t believe two years have already passed since that special day.

In honour of the milestone, Harry and Meghan posted a never-before-seen photo from their wedding day. The candid snap is truly breathtaking. 

The photo was taken after their ceremony at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor last May.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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They also shared a photo from the day they announced their engagement and when they introduced their son Archie to the world.

The image was captioned ,”On this day, two years ago:

"27th of November 2017, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced the news of their engagement, later becoming Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex! They have since celebrated their wedding anniversary and welcomed their son, Archie, into the world.”

The parents are set to head to the USA for their first Thanksgiving as a family-of-three. It is believed they’ll celebrate the holidays with Meghan’s mum Doria.

They will not be spending this Christmas with the Royal Family at Sandringham. Earlier this month, royal officials revealed they will be spending the holidays with Doria.

There’s no doubt Harry and Meghan are looking forward to their first Christmas with little Archie.

And it’ll be extra special as they head back to Meghan’s home for the festivities.

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The Duchess of Sussex has swiftly become one of the biggest style icons in recent years. Meghan may not have as much freedom when it comes to her clothes, but she has certainly put a fresh and modern twist on the traditional royal style.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Meghan wore some of her most beautiful outfits during the Sussex’s royal tour in Australia/New Zealand. Prince Harry and Meghan had just announced she was pregnant when they touched down in Oz so all eyes of the world were on the mum.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The former actress knew the world was watching and certainly pulled out all the stops when it came to her royal tour outfits. 

Meghan wore one of her most beautiful ensembles on the final day of the tour, a cobalt blue pleated skirt and matching top by Givenchy.

You can now replicate this iconic look thanks to Marks and Spencer who are selling a dupe of Meghan’s pleated skirt, but for a fraction of the price.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The pleated ombre midi skirt is currently available for €70, but there’s no doubt it’ll be swiped up in minutes.

As we inch closer to the festive season, this skirt is the perfect purchase. The glittery waistband and classic pleats make it the dream skirt for a Christmas party. 

Pleated Ombre Midi Skirt

You can buy the skirt here, but we’d advise you to be fast as it already selling out in some sizes.

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Prince Charles is celebrating his 71st birthday today.

To mark the special occasion, Prince Harry has shared the most beautiful family photo that is bound to melt your heart.

The snap features three generations of the Royal Family- Prince Charles, Prince Harry and little Archie Mountbatten Windsor.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Harry posted the black and white photo to the SussexRoyal Instagram account to celebrate Charles’s special day.

The photo was taken on the day of little Archie’s Christening. Harry is cradling his baby boy in the snap and ever the proud grandfather, Charles is smiling at his grandson. 

Harry wrote a sweet birthday wish alongside the photo.

“Happy birthday to His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales – Sir, Pa, Grandpa!” he said.

The never-before-seen snap is just too cute for words.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge also shared a birthday tribute for the Prince of Wales.

“Wishing a very happy Birthday to The Prince of Wales!” they wrote alongside numerous family snaps, including one of Kate, Charles and a young Prince Louis.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The touching tributes will undoubtedly make Charles smile on his 71st birthday. The Prince of Wales is currently on an official visit to India with his wife, The Duchess of Cornwall.

The grandfather will carry out numerous royal engagements before spending the rest of his day with Camilla.

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Christmas is getting closer and we’re a little bit too excited about it. We’re more than ready to spend quality time with our nearest and dearest, eat nothing but turkey sandwiches and selection boxes and watch Love Actually every other day.

Most of our plans for the holiday season revolve around spending time in our pyjamas but we’ll obviously be spending time with the family too, just like The Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

The couple will be celebrating their first Christmas as parents and they’ve got some major plans in the diary for December.

Apparently, Harry and Meghan are planning on stepping away from their royal duties for a few weeks so they can visit Meghan’s mum in America.

It is believed the parents will fly out to the USA for Thanksgiving and plan on extending their break until after Christmas.

They have paused their royal duties for six weeks so they certainly will have plenty of time to enjoy Meghan’s homeland.

The royals tend to gather at Sandringham for Christmas, but reports claim Harry and Meghan may decline this year’s invitation.

Prince Harry has spent every Christmas with his grandmother and family, apart from 2012 as he was in Afghanistan.

The Sun claims that the couple wants to ‘recharge their batteries’ after a turbulent few months.

“They need some time away to recharge and decide their plans for next year,” a source told the publication.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expected to spend Christmas in Sandringham with Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip, Prince Charles and The Duchess of Cornwall and their extended family.

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Baby Archie Harrison is officially six-months-old today. The adorable little royal is still a tiny tot but apparently he’s already reaching major milestones.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s son is already trying to talk. A source told US Weekly that Archie is the best baby.

They said, “He’s a strong baby and you can tell he’s super smart. He can sit up without support and roll over, and he’s almost crawling. 

“He can’t talk yet, but he’s trying!” they revealed.

Just when you thought little Archie couldn’t get any cuter, he does. Prince Harry’s son adores both his parents but it sounds like he’s got a soft spot for his dear dad.

The source continued, “When Harry walks into the room, Archie gets so excited, he puts his arms out—his way of saying, ‘Pick me up!’ You can tell Archie’s going to be a social butterfly. He’s at his happiest when he’s around people.”

“He takes a keen interest in his surroundings and is already engaging and interacting with people. He loves to be entertained. And he isn’t a needy baby—he’ll happily go to Harry and Meghan’s friends without kicking up a fuss,” they added.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are so lucky to have such a wonderful and well-behaved baby boy.

Meghan gave birth to Archie on May 6. He is the Sussex’s first child.

The parents are determined to ensure their son lives a normal and happy life and have stressed that they will continue to keep him out of the spotlight as he grows up.

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The Cambridges and Sussexes are set to reunite for a very important occasion this weekend.

The royals haven’t been seen together in public since the summertime so fans are going to be thrilled to see the ‘fab four’ reunite.

The royals were last spotted at a charity polo match in July.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will attend the Festival of Remembrance at the Royal Albert Hall on Saturday.

On Sunday, the couples will also attend a Remembrance Day service at the Cenotaph in Whitehall.

Prince Harry and Prince William have both been hit with waves of rumours about their troubled relationship. Reports of arguments have been circulating for months, but The Duke of Sussex stressed that they will always love one another.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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He spoke about William in ITV documentary Harry and Meghan: An African Journey.

“The majority of the stuff is created out of nothing but as brothers, you know, you have good days, you have bad days." 

He continued: "We are certainly on different paths at the moment but I will always be there for him as I know he will always be there for me. We don't see each other as much as we used to because we are so busy but I love him dearly."

Remembrance Sunday is one of the most poignant days for the Royal Family.

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex celebrated their first Halloween as parents yesterday. Harry and Meghan posted a sweet Halloween messages on their Instagram account on All Hallows Eve and their new nickname for Archie is his cutest yet.

The royal couple wrote, “Happy Halloween! Wishing you all a safe and fun Halloween from our family (and our little pumpkin) to yours!” 

Our little pumpkin- how adorable!

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The Sussex’s posted a photo from their royal tour in New Zealand to mark the holiday. 

“This time last year The Duke and Duchess attended a special effects workshop while on their royal tour in New Zealand!” the caption read.

Fans were disappointed that they didn’t share a photo of Archie in his Halloween costume, but the parents have always vowed to keep their son out of the spotlight.

Prince Harry has always said that he wants to protect his family from the media and the public, especially his son. The dad stressed that he wants his five-month-old son to live a normal and safe life.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The Duke recently gave a rare update on his baby boy during a royal engagement in Luton.

According to People, a member of the public asked, “Prince Harry. How is everything going with Archie?” Prince Harry replied, “He’s really well, thank you and he is getting so big.”

We’re sure little Archie looked as cute as pie in his Halloween costume last night.

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A royal etiquette expert has explained some of the more confusing royal style rules to news.com.au, and we can't even process how strange this is.

With a rake of high profile events in the Buckingham Palace calendar, The Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of Sussex have the chance to wear the finest jewels in the world. 

Apparently, Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle are banned from wearing diamonds during the day, which we think sounds pretty unfair.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Both women possess some beautiful jewellery of their own, and from their late mother-in-law Diana, Princess of Wales.

The pair are frequently given permission to wear select pieces from the royal collection, as well as their own. Basically, they own a shed-load of bling.

However, it turns out that the Duchesses are fairly restricted in what jewels they can wear at specific times during the day. Etiquette teacher Myka Meier has given us the lowdown.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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“Other jewels are worn pre-6pm,” Meier told news.com.au, which explains why the duo are normally only seen sporting stones like pearls and topaz, or minimalist precious metal pieces during the day as well as their engagement rings.

The Duchesses are meant to avoid looking "flashy" before the evening time, for some reason. 

“Before 6pm, you’ll see metallics, gemstones, pearls, sapphires," explains Meier.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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"At night, you’ll see the diamonds come out, and that’s in order to not come across as flashy in your appearance.”

Considering their lifestyle is fairly different to our own, we don't think not wearing jewels while the sun is up will suggest that they're just like us.

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The Duchess of Sussex has stepped out in the ultimate autumnal outfit this morning. Meghan attended a round table discussion about worldwide gender equality at Windsor Castle and she looked absolutely beautiful.

Meghan donned a red pencil skirt by Hugo Boss, a burgundy v-neck top and matching red pumps.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The Duchess also wore her locks in a casual updo and wore minimal makeup.

The mum spoke to numerous One Young World leaders and The Queen’s Commonwealth Trust to discuss how we can help everyone get equal rights.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Meghan is the Vice President for The Queen’s Commonwealth Trust and this marked one of her first engagements since controversial documentary Harry and Meghan: An African Journey aired.

Meghan was supposed to attend the royal engagement by herself but Prince Harry made a surprise appearance.

The couple put on a united front as reports of a ‘royal crisis’ continue.

It is understood that the Royal Family are concerned for both Harry and Meghan who have both expressed their upset about the media backlash they have faced over the past few months.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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A royal source told the BBC that Prince William was worried about his younger brother and that the Sussex’s are in a "in a fragile place".

In the documentary, both The Duke and Duchess of Sussex said that the abuse they’ve faced from the British tabloids has had a severe impact on their mental health.

Meghan even revealed her friends advised her not to marry Harry because the “British tabloids will destroy your life”.

Prince Harry admitted that part of this role is ignoring these rumours, but sometimes it is too much to deal with.

"Part of this job is putting on a brave face but, for me and my wife, there is a lot of stuff that hurts, especially when the majority of it is untrue,” he stressed.

There's no doubt their families will support Harry and Meghan during this troubling time.

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The Duchess of Sussex has had quite an emotional few weeks but that hasn’t stopped her from pursuing her royal duties. 

Meghan is naturally struggling to cope with the horrid backlash but that didn’t stop her from attending the 10th Annual One Young World Summit Opening Ceremony at the Royal Albert Hall in London last night.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The former actress looked as beautiful as ever in a purple midi dress by Artizia Babaton. The Duchess donned a stunning pair of navy Manolo Blahnik heels with the dress.

The mum opened up about being attacked and mistreated by the British press in ITV documentary Harry & Meghan: An African Journey, proving to the public that the media has portrayed her in a completely negative and untrue light.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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"Any woman, especially when they’re pregnant, you’re really vulnerable, and so that was made really challenging. And then when you have a newborn, you know, and especially as a woman, it’s a lot," the mum said.

She explained that the past year had been unbearably difficult for her and despite trying her best to ignore the hatred, she couldn’t, “Not many people have asked if I’m OK, but it’s a very real thing to be going through behind the scenes.”

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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“I really tried to adopt this British sensibility of a stiff upper lip. I really tried, but I think that what that does internally is probably really damaging."

She stressed that she shouldn’t have to put up with such cruelty. “It’s not enough to just survive something,'" she said. "'That’s not the point of life. You have got to thrive. You have got to feel happy.”

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There were mixed responses to last night’s ITV documentary Harry & Meghan: An African Journey. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex opened up about the struggles they have faced in the past few years, which many found endearing but others claimed it was attention seeking.

However, the documentary proved something that many people have failed to realise; the Sussex’s are real people with real emotions and their royal titles change nothing about that.

Meghan has been ridiculed by the British tabloid press and public in recent months. Lies and accusations have been thrown her way, even during her pregnancy, and it has most certainly taken its toll on the new mum.

The former actress fell head over heels for Prince Harry, but her friends warned her about marrying into the royal family.

She said, “It’s hard. I don’t think anybody could understand that, but in all fairness I had no idea, which probably sounds difficult to understand … but when I first met my now-husband my friends were really happy because I was so happy, but my British friends said to me, ‘I’m sure he’s great but you shouldn’t do it because the British tabloids will destroy your life’."

Meghan said she always tells Harry that it’s not enough to just survive something, that’s not the point of life. 

“You have got to thrive. You have got to feel happy, and I think I really tried to adopt this British sensibility of a stiff upper lip. I tried, I really tried, but I think what that does internally is probably really damaging, and the biggest thing that I know is that I never thought this would be easy but I thought it would be fair, and that is the part that is hard to reconcile but (I) just take each day as it comes,” the Duchess said.

Meghan added, “When people are saying things that are just untrue, and they are being told they are untrue but they are allowed to still say them, I don’t know anybody in the world who would feel that’s OK and that is different from just scrutiny. 

“I think the grass is always greener. You have no idea. It is really hard to understand what it’s like. ‘The good thing is that I have got my baby and I have got my husband and they are the best.”

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The documentary may not have won everyone over, but Harry and Meghan’s honesty was a breath of fresh air.

The couple have given the public a new perspective on Britain’s most famous family.

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The Duchess of Sussex has achieved so much in the past year. She made history by becoming the first ever guest editor of British Vogue’s September issue. She worked with incredible charities and welcomed her baby boy, Archie.

However, instead of celebrating Meghan’s achievements, people have chosen to belittle the new mum yet again and it just has to stop.

Meghan has gone from being adored by the British press to swiftly becoming the ‘bratty’ member of the royal family whose feminist and left-of-centre views are too much for the red tops to handle. 

They have slated the new mum in every way possible in recent months. She was branded a diva and accused of treating her staff poorly. She was slated for looking tired despite the fact that she had just welcomed a baby. She was pitted against the Duchess of Cambridge and rumours about the pair’s supposed feud were inescapable.

Meghan was mum-shamed within moments of making her first public appearance with baby Archie. They complain when she doesn’t attend events and accuse her of being attention seeking when she does. 

It seems like the former Suits actress simply cannot win, no matter what she does.

Would it have been easier for Meghan to don an overpriced dress and grin for the cover of British Vogue’s September issue? Yes, but instead the mum curated an issue, alongside Editor-in-Chief Edward Enninful and his team, that has made history, days before it’s publication date.

Meghan was offered to appear on the cover of the renowned fashion magazine, but politely declined, admitting that she felt it would be too boastful. Instead she gave 15 iconic women who will undoubtedly inspire the readers of one of Britain’s most iconic publications.

All of these women have important and empowering stories to share and the Duchess of Sussex generously gave them the opportunity to grace the cover and share their stories amongst the pages of the glossy magazine.

The Forces for Change issue has given these women a voice in a world that so quickly silences women for being different, especially women like Meghan Markle.

The Duchess stepped aside and let them share their words of wisdom. She was selfless, encouraging and incredibly kind in this act, so why do people feel the need to call her attention seeking, arrogant and stuck up?

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Why do people fail to appreciate and acknowledge all of the momentous things she has achieved since joining the royal family?

Do these people just prefer to hate, criticise and downplay every single thing Meghan does? Does it make them feel better? Do they get a kick out of belittling a woman who has given up her privacy, and any ounce of normality for love?

The never-ending hatred aimed at the Duchess of Sussex needs to stop, because regardless of her royal title, she is still a human.

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