Close to heart. Duchess Meghan revealed in upcoming HBO documentary titled Queen of the world that she had a secret hidden in the Claire Waight Keller bridal veil she wore to get married prince harry.
In a newly released clip of the upcoming film, which will give viewers a sneak peek Queen elizabeth iiAs head of the Commonwealth, the Duchess of Sussex contemplates her wedding dress and Givenchy veil for the first time since her wedding on May 19.
“Somewhere here is a piece of – did you see, the piece of blue cloth that’s sewn into it?” It was my something blue, ”said the 37-year-old former actress. “It’s the fabric of the dress I wore on our first date.”
It wasn’t the only hidden detail fans missed, either: as she explained in a separate clip, the veil was also embroidered with 55 flowers – 53 of which symbolized Commonwealth countries in a nod to her new family, Wintersweet from the couple’s Nottingham cottage and a California poppy to represent her roots. Stalks of wheat were also intertwined throughout the magnificent piece to represent love and charity.
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“It was important to me, especially now that I’m a member of the royal family, that the 53 Commonwealth countries are incorporated, and I knew it would be a funny surprise for my current husband, who didn’t know, too,” l ‘old Suit the star said in a separate clip posted to Royal’s Twitter account on Sunday, September 23.
Meghan (née Markle) says Harry was “over the moon to find out that I would make this choice for our day together”.
She continued, “I think the other family members had a similar reaction and just appreciated the fact that we understood how important this is to us and the role we play and the work that we will continue to do. to do. “
As Us weekly previously reported, the actress-turned-royal’s veil wasn’t the only nod she gave to the age-old tradition of incorporating shadow into her ceremony. The activist also wore white Aquazarra heels with a blue sole, which she later re-worn for a wedding in Lincolnshire, and a large aquamarine ring (reportedly given to her by Harry) that once belonged to fire princess diana.
Queen of the world debuts on HBO on Monday, October 1 at 8 p.m. ET.