Meghan Markle-Prince Harry Wedding: The Dress! The Guests! The Photos!

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Well, it's official, folks!

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are married, and the former Suits actress is now a member of the royal family.

In most respects, the ceremony resembled previous royal weddings.

But in several important ways, Harry and Meghan made it their own.

Meghan wore a surprisingly simple Givenchy dress featuring hand-embroidered designs of flowers from every Commonwealth country.

Harry was decked out in full military regalia.

Both parties were openly head over heels with one another, displaying emotion we're not accustomed to seeing from the royals.

Here's a complete list of the fashion statements and other highlights from Harry and Meghan's big day:

1. The Royal Couple

The Royal Couple
Meghan arrived at the ceremony decked out in a Givenchy gown that carried special symbolic meaning related Prince Harry's appointment as Commonwealth Youth Ambassador.

2. A Special Tribute

A Special Tribute
Meghan's five-meter veil featured hand embroidered designs representing flowers from every Commonwealth country.

3. The Tiara

The Tiara
As expected, Meghan also paid tribute to the royal women who came before her. The tiara that Meghan wore was provided by Harry's grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II.

4. A Little History

A Little History
The diamond bandeau of the tiara was made in 1932. The brooch at its center was created way back in 1893

5. Woke Wedding

Woke Wedding
The ceremony reflected Harry and Meghan's social conscience in several ways. Meghan made a feminist statement by walking part-way down the aisle alone, and her dress was designed by Clare Waight Keller, Givenchy's first female artistic director.

6. The Bouquet

The Bouquet
There's a bit of history hidden in Meghan's bouquet, as well. Each previous royal bride dating back to Queen Victoria planted a bit of myrtle from their own bouquet for use in future ceremonies.

7. Just Like Meghan!

Just Like Meghan!
One insider says the bouquet was arranged “gentle, ethereal, relaxed” style and included scented sweet peas, lily of the valley, astilbe, jasmine, and astrantia, alongside those historic sprigs of myrtle.

8. Harry Was There, Too!

Harry Was There, Too!
The day may have mostly belonged to Meghan, but Harry made a memorable impression, as well.

9. Blues and Royals

Blues and Royals
Harry was decked out in a Blues and Royals military uniform, which he received permission to wear from the Queen.

10. Actual Emotion!

Actual Emotion!
Many observers of the royal wedding noted that Harry was more demonstrative in his emotions than previous royal grooms. He even uttered "I love you" to Meghan on more than one occasion.

11. A Royal Best Man

A Royal Best Man
Harry's best man - his brother, Prince William - also sported his Blues and Royals military uniform.

12. Kate's Hat!

Kate's Hat!
Obviously, Kate Middleton also looked her best at the ceremony. Fashionistas are already buzzing about her memorable hat.

13. Doria Arrives

Doria Arrives
Meghan's mother, Doria Ragland, also made quite an impression. We think it's safe to say she earned quite a few fans today.

14. Princess Charlotte In Attendance!

Princess Charlotte In Attendance!
As expected, Princess Charlotte stole the show on more than one occasion. The 3-year-old is already a royal natural.

15. Pregnant Pippa!

Pregnant Pippa!
Despite rumors that she had been snubbed, Pippa Middleton was also present for the wedding. Kate's sister is currently pregnant with her first child.

16. It's the Clooneys!

It's the Clooneys!
George and Amal Clooney were on hand for Harry and Meghan's big day. The Clooneys aren't accustomed to being upstaged, but we're guessing they were okay with it today.

17. Oprah!

Oprah!
You get a ring! You get a ring! Okay, so Oprah was actually more subdued than usual, but she still commands attention everywhere she goes.

18. Posh and Becks!

Posh and Becks!
Posh and Becks were at Windsor Castle to see Harry and Meghan exchange vows. It's a credit to Harry and Meghan that they managed to upstage so many A-listers!

19. Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian!

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian!
Serena Williams and husband Alexis Ohanian turned out for Harry and Meghan's big day. Alexis co-founded Reddit. Serena needs no introduction.

20. Joss In the House!

Joss In the House!
Singer Joss Stone was also in attendance. Her appearance immediately caught the attention of viewers watching the ceremony at home.

21. What's Next?

What's Next?
The couple will re-emerge for a lunch reception and then again for dinner around 7 pm London time. They'll be wearing formal black-tie attire and following royal protocol. Meghan may want to get used to that, as she's now ...

22. The Duchess of Sussex!

The Duchess of Sussex!
Meghan will now formally be known as Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Sussex. It's a long way from starring on a basic cable legal drama! Congrats to both Meghan and Harry!

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