Meghan Markle and Princess Eugenie shared several similarities the day they got married. The women each wore headband tiaras on loan from Queen Elizabeth II, their bouquets included Myrtle from Osborne House, and they were both married St. George’s Chapel with afternoon receptions held at Windsor Castle. Another thing they had in common is the seating chart inside the chapel needed to have an empty seat in the very front row. But why?
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry tied the knot months before Princess Eugenie and Jack
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex were married St. George’s Chapel on May 19, 2018.
The wedding was televised to millions of viewers around the world. The bride wore a Givenchy gown by British fashion designer Clare Waight Keller. The dress was made of silk and featured a boat neckline. It was paired with a 16-foot long veil which took 500 hours to embroider.
Meghan and Harry’s wedding was a star-studded affair with many celebrities in attendance including George and Amal Clooney, Serena Williams, Oprah Winfrey, and Idris Elba. With so much star power some fans didn’t even notice that there was an empty seat in the front row to the right of Meghan throughout the ceremony.