The ‘Meghan Markle Effect‘ is sweeping the globe sending her go-to garments and accessories flying from the shelves.But it’s hardly surprising, as the royal is following in sister-in-law the Duchess of Cambridge ‘s footsteps with her every sartorial move victim to the camera lens. And a headline, two Instagram snaps and a shopping article later, her latest get-up manages sells out faster than the last.Whether it’s a Strathberry bag on the crook of her arm, a bell-sleeved knit fresh from the high street, or a peachy Goat dress worn to her first engagement as the Duchess of Sussex, there’s no trend the nation won’t buy into.But with a penchant for uber-cool labels and a soft spot for homegrown brands, the 36-year-old is undoubtedly reinventing the wheel when it comes to royal fashion.By swapping evening gowns for slick suits and eschewing the traditional clutch in favour of handbag heavyweight Chloé, the Duchess of Sussex is bringing a whole new meaning to upper class fashion one label at a time.And with multiple sell-out public engagement looks already under her belt, it’s hard to believe the royal wasn’t born into the Monarchy.From androgynous suiting to rule-breaking accessories, here’s how Meghan Markle is shaking up the fashion agenda over at Buckingham Palace…Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.Read more from Yahoo Style UK: The ultimate Meghan Markle style fileMeghan Markle marries Prince Harry in tiara, five-foot veil and custom Givenchy wedding dressEvery look the Duchess of Cambridge has worn in 2018Still, she looked incredible. [Photo: Getty]
The ‘Meghan Markle Effect‘ is in overdrive, as fashion followers track her every sartorial move in a bid to imitate the 36-year-old’s newfound royal style.With a penchant for dressing gown-esque coats and miniature handbags, the former actress is fast in the running to becoming the nation’s go-to muse.Whether it’s a Sentaler number or one of Chloé’s most coveted arm candies, there isn’t a garment or accessory the royal-in-waiting can’t send flying from the shelves.But who pays for her new Buckingham Palace-approved wardrobe?According to reports, the 36-year-old and Prince Harry have paid for every single one of her highly-coveted outfits, as members of the royal family are not permitted to accept free clothes from brands.Instead, assistants such as the Duchess of Cambridge‘s right-hand woman, Natasha Archer, call in several outfit options from major labels before returning the ones that didn’t make the cut and paying for the final choice.Towards the end of her seven-year stint on American hit show ‘Suits’, Markle was reportedly earning over £35,000 per episode with an estimated annual salary of £322,000.While Prince Harry’s net worth reportedly stands at over £17 million.The upcoming royal wedding has of course ramped up interest in Markle’s wardrobe but after the nuptials, the 36-year-old’s clothing expenses will be handled by Prince Charles.The 69-year-old receives an income of approximately £20 million from stately home, the Duchy of Cornwall, which he splits with Prince William, Prince Harry and the Duchess of Cambridge.But Markle’s sartorial status is only going to amplify following the royal nuptials, as her wardrobe has the power to pull in £500 million a year according to Brand Finance.So which of her globally-documented outfits has set the couple back the most so far?Take a look back at the 36-year-old’s most coveted looks to date.Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.Read more from Yahoo Style UK: Everything we know about the royal wedding so farMeghan Markle style file: Inside the wardrobe of the royal-to-beThe ‘Meghan Markle Effect’ is already in full swing and worth a cool £500 million
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Millionaire songstress Mariah Carey has given us a sneak peek into her shoe wardrobe (yes, a wardrobe solely for shoes) and it’s all kinds of incredible. The 45-year-old ‘Heartbreaker’ hitmaker shared a behind-the-scenes snap with her two million Instagram followers, revealing hundreds of pairs of heels. It’s not the first time the singer, mum to four-year-old twins Moroccan and Monroe with ex-husband Nick Cannon, has given us a glimpse inside her luxe Manhattan apartment.