5 Things To Know About Meghan Markle | Clozette

Meghan Markle, of Suits fame, has been engaged to Prince Harry of England. While their relationship is quite on the down low, many have been rooting for the two and were eager to know whether they would actually end up together. And now, the time has finally come. But before we revel in the joy of learning about where their story, akin to a fairy tale, would go, let’s put the spotlight on Markle. Who is she? Here are five things we learned.

Gender equality supporter


Markle is an active spokesperson for UN Women and has been a big supporter of Emma Watson’s He For She campaign.





Humanitarian


Markle is also a humanitarian and has worked on various causes, including providing clean and safe water for places that are in dire need of it.



Former blogger


The actress ran a lifestyle website called The Tig, where she shared stories about fashion, beauty, food, culture and self-empowerment. The site shut down in April 2017.



Style star


The future missus has an upscale style. She’s often seen wearing outfits that wow, and most recently, she’s been wearing a lot of Canadian designers. Although Markle is American, she has spent a lot of her time in Canada, where Suits is shot.




Brave about change





Markle, who has been vocal about her struggle in finding good roles in Hollywood because she is biracial, has announced that she is leaving Suits. While she has not said that she will no longer do acting jobs, Markle said she was ready to make a change in her career and help Prince Harry in his charitable work.


(Cover photo from: @meghanmarkle)



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Some prints never go out of style. Stripes are definitely a look that never fades away and only evolves along with the changes in fashion. Being such a classic print, we think there's no surprise our Community loves sporting it. Here are just some of the stripes ensembles they've created recently.


Classic with a twist


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A touch of colour


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Christmas is the season to give gifts and enjoy the company of your family and friends — all while looking as fabulous as you usually do, of course. The endless get-togethers and parties during the holidays require you to look your best, and it can be quite hard to think about different ensembles to put together. Lucky for us, there’s a Christmas look that never fades out of style.




With the help of Burberry’s Christmas collection, fronted by British actors Cara Delevingne and Matt Smith, you can pull together a classic look that’s full of character and charm. With pieces that marry a variety of fabrics, patterns and colours, you’ll feel chic and festive. Here are four fashionable finds to help you look ready for the holidays.

The Bandana Scarf in Vintage Check




More than an accent or capping of a look, this scarf stands out on its own. With its unique shape, eye-catching print and high-quality material, you’re sure to turn heads while looking stylish and feeling cosy. The bandana shape, a new offering from Burberry, also has tremendous styling versatility. You can easily fold it into a triangle and wrap it around your neck and call it a day. You can also roll it and wrap it loosely around your neck.


The Bird-crested Button Cotton Gabardine Trench Coat

Perfect for chilly evenings, this trench coat will keep you warm and toasty — and incredibly stylish. Pair it with knee-high boots and top it off with a scarf and you’re ready to stay cosy while looking like you’ve stepped out of a page of a magazine editorial.


The Doodle Tote



Who says classics aren’t fun? The classic shape of the tote bag is great for keeping all your essentials in one place, but fun doodles that celebrate British weather and freeform art give the bag a bit more character and uniqueness. This one’s festive enough for the holidays but versatile enough to be carried every day.


The Fair Isle Sweater


What’s a Christmas look without a festive knit? Mix comfy and chic with the help of a sweater made from British fabric, technique and reference. Pair this patterned knit with another patterned garment and enjoy a wonderful clash of bold, colourful and unique combinations. This piece can transcend the holidays and be great for everyday wear, too — just like a true classic.


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