Meghan Markle glows in first public appearance since returning from her honeymoon

Lauren Tuck
News Editor
Yahoo Lifestyle
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on their way to the Trooping of the Colour in a carriage. (Photo: Getty Images)
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on their way to the Trooping of the Colour in a carriage. (Photo: Getty Images)

Meghan Markle is back from her honeymoon. Her first order of business? Attending the Trooping of the Colour to celebrate her new great-grandmother-in-law, Queen Elizabeth.

The annual celebration is held in honor of the monarch for her birthday and the entire royal family comes together at Buckingham Palace to watch a military parade. This year, the newly-named Duchess of Sussex scored an invite and was joined by her husband, Prince Harry.

The newlyweds made their way to the event in a horse-drawn carriage. Markle wore a off-the-shoulder dress from Carolina Herrera and a matching hat by Philip Treacy.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are back from their honeymoon. (Photo: Mike Marsland/WireImage)
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are back from their honeymoon. (Photo: Mike Marsland/WireImage)

It’s actually the same fascinator she wore back in early May when she attended a garden party in honor of Prince Charles’s 70th birthday.

Meghan Markle wearing a light pink dress from the brand Goat during her first official outing as the Duchess of Sussex just days after her wedding in May. (Photo: Getty Images)
Meghan Markle wearing a light pink dress from the brand Goat during her first official outing as the Duchess of Sussex just days after her wedding in May. (Photo: Getty Images)

Other members of the royal family in the procession included Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge. While officially on maternity leave until October after having her third child Prince Louis in April, she stepped out in a light blue dress from Alexander McQueen with a matching fascinator. Her seatmate, the Duchess of Cornwall, opted for a similar shade.

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge attend Trooping The Colour. (Photo: Mike Marsland/WireImage)
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge attend Trooping The Colour. (Photo: Mike Marsland/WireImage)

As did The Queen, who went with a brighter blue for the big day.

The Queen wore a cornflower blue look for the Trooping the Colour. (Photo: Getty Images)
The Queen wore a cornflower blue look for the Trooping the Colour. (Photo: Getty Images)

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