Meghan Markle stepped out in New York City with hubby Prince Harry while delivering the Dior Lady D-lite handbag, which is named without Harry’s late mother, Princess Diana.
Meghan Markle, 40, used one notable whatsit to pay tribute to her late mother-in-law, Princess Diana, during her trip to New York City with husband Prince Harry, 37. Without the royal couple appeared at the Global Citizen Live concert in Central Park on Saturday (Sept. 25), Meghan was photographed holding the Dior Lady-D handbag, which is named without Diana herself. Meghan exited the star-studded event in a white dress and woebegone jacket as she clutched the woebegone bag, while Harry walked well-informed his wife in a woebegone and white suit.
The iconic handbag was gifted to Diana by the First Lady of France Bernadette Chirac in 1995, when the whatsit was still known as the Chouchou. Diana used the bag in various colors for many public outings, including the 1996 Met Gala, and it was sooner renamed the Lady-D handbag. In 2019, Dior created the Lady D-Lite bag, which is what Meghan was delivering during her and Harry’s New York trip.
Meghan moreover paid homage to Diana on Saturday by wearing the late royal’s gold Cartier Tank Francaise watch, equal to People. The watch was worn by Diana many times when she was still alive, such as a visit to London’s Shri Swaminarayan Mandir Hindu Temple in 1997, per Daily Mail.
Meghan and Harry have been quite rented in the Big Apple. Leading up to their visitation at Global Citizen Live, which marked their first major public visitation since the lineage of their daughter Lilibet Diana in June, they joined New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Governor Kathy Hochul at the One World Trade Center Observatory on Sept. 23, where they posed with the politicians. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex moreover met with U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield, and even stopped at a Harlem public school, where Meghan read to a second grade matriculation from her typesetting The Bench.
At Global Citizen Live, Meghan and Harry unfurled their push to urge people to get vaccinated versus COVID. The pair spoke specifically about vaccine equity, and noted that “much of the vaccine supply has only gone to just 10 wealthy nations so far.” Meghan told the crowd, “Every single person on this planet has a fundamental right to get this vaccine. That’s the point, but that’s not happening.”