According to Meghan Markle's close friends, the Duchess of Sussex has tried to repair the relationship between her and her father, but there's a good reason why she has distanced herself from him. Remember "Markle Sparkle," the marijuana inspired by the Duchess of Sussex? Meghan Markle's pot-growing nephew now says the brand has made him so rich, he's hoping to cash in with another royally branded hybrid pot strain. "People have always called me the black sheep of the family but I've been working my --- off to make a living in a very competitive business," Markle's nephew, Tyler Dooley, told The Daily Mail. "Markle Sparkle made headlines and made me a lot of money."
Meghan Markle has become more accessible to royal fans by wearing Marks and Spencer clothes and accessories. Rochelle White, a celebrity stylist, recently told the Daily Mail, "Being seeing wearing a brand that everyone can pretty much buy is a great way for her to be relatable." White added that Markle wearing pieces from Marks and Spencer suggests that she is embracing her life as a new royal in the United Kingdom. "M&S is a quintessentially British brand, it is iconic. I think Meghan is really trying to embrace her new surroundings and be seen in British brands to show that she's open to new things," she said.
Nick Bullen, co-creator and editor-in-chief of True Royalty TV, discusses his new documentary'Meghan For President?' and whether Meghan Markle, the Hollywood actress-turned-Duchess of Sussex, could find herself pursuing a political role in the US. Fans reportedly cried foul over a social media post shared Monday by Stella McCartney highlighting Meghan Markle's outerwear. According to Page Six, social media followers inundated the comments section of a since-deleted Instagram post on the popular United Kingdom fashion brand's profile that showed the Duchess of Sussex donning a black-belted, double-breasted overcoat by McCartney, which per the outlet, carries a price tag in excess of $2,300. Markle wore the ensemble during Remembrance Day services at the Cenotaph in Westminster on Sunday. Sophie, countess of Wessex, and Meghan, duchess of Sussex, attend the annual Remembrance Sunday memorial at the Cenotaph in London this past weekend.
Meghan Markle has to curtsy to Princess Eugenie during some instances. The Duchess of Sussex became an official royal when she married Prince Harry, who is sixth-in-line to the throne. The next royal bride ranks ninth in the succession, but Princess Eugenie is also a royal by blood. As such, Princess Eugenie and Markle's situation as to who has to curtsy to whom is a little complicated. According to former royal butler Grant Harrold, although Markle's husband has a higher rank than Princess Eugenie, there is a particular scenario when the new duchess needs to curtsy to the daughter of the Duke and Duchess of York.
The Dutchess of Sussex plans to be in Arthur Ashe stadium in Queens, NY to support her friend Serena Williams. Williams is playing for her 24th grand slam championship at the U.S. Open. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are under fire from insiders who allege that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are a PR nightmare for the royal family. Royal experts griped about everything from the Sussexes' private jet use to Duchess Meghan allegedly courting the press to "break the Internet" with her guest-edited edition of Vogue U.K.'s September issue. "[The couple's recent behavior is] a public relations disaster for Buckingham Palace, who are having a hard time reining them in," Lady Colin Campbell, author of several books about the royals, told Page Six.