The royals love these 15 iconic fashion finds

Every time Kate Middleton wears something, the ‘Kate Effect’ ensures it sells out almost immediately – but she’s not the only fashion influencer in the royal family.

From Meghan Markle’s cozy flats to the Queen’s luxurious handbags, there are plenty of coveted royal-style finds that commoners can shop for, too.

Whether you prefer a sleek, retro-influenced look or a more airy, laid-back vibe, you’re sure to find inspiration in the expansive closets of the Monarchy’s finest.

Here, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite buys to help you build your ideal royal wardrobe, even if you don’t have a palace-sized budget.

sheep sweater
Warm and wonderful

Princess Diana’s infamous black sheepskin sweater has come back from the 1980s, and we can’t get enough of this whimsical style. Available in green, pink, baby blue or the original ‘Diana Red’, this 100% lambswool crew neck is an incredibly warm (and wonderful!) addition to any winter wardrobe worth every penny. penny.

White veja shoes
Veja

Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle are both fans of the ethical brand’s white sneakers, with Middleton sporting the “Esplar” version with shimmering rose gold accents ($130) and Markle owning the classic “V-10” style ($155) .

Green handbag
Demellier London

This handbag is a double royal treat: Markle and the Duchess of Cornwall own the striking style in forest green. Featuring an elegant shape and tasselled trim, this bag can be worn cross-body or carried by its handle; royal fans can also have the removable strap monogrammed for free.

gold necklace
love spells

The Duchess of Cambridge is a huge fan of indie Welsh brand Spells of Love, and one of her frequently worn pieces is this double-row gold necklace. While the Duchess often wears hers layered with other necklaces, it’s just as beautiful on its own – the perfect piece to elevate even your most basic tee.

cat eye sunglasses
finlay

Middleton shaded her eyes with the tortoiseshell version of these stylish cat-eye sunglasses while touring the Caribbean in 2022, while Markle sported a black pair while attending Wimbledon in 2019.

black purse
launcher

The Queen is said to own more than 200 Launer handbags, according to Town & Country, and the brand has carried the prestigious Royal Warrant to supply Her Majesty with her signature bags since 1968. Although she carries many different styles from the label, the “Royale” black pattern (which is handmade to order and fully customizable) is one of her favorites.

Pink dress
Seraphine

The Duchess of Cambridge wore this fuschia dress in her first family photo with a newborn Prince George, and was also spotted in the lavender floral version of the style ($85). This comfy and flattering dress can be worn even if you’re not pregnant – and if pink isn’t your thing, it’s also available in a jewel green or classic navy.

black Rothys ballet flats
Rothy’s

Markle sent women running for these sustainable shoes (made from recycled water bottles!) when she wore them on the Sussexes’ 2018 tour of Australia. The Duchess has worn them on several other occasions since, sporting comfortable black shoes with everything from dresses to jeans.

leaf earrings
Catherine Zoraida

The Duchess of Cambridge has worn Catherine Zoraida pieces on several occasions, and these 18k gold-plated silver leaf earrings are a fun way to add a touch of the outdoors to your outfit.

Sun glasses
Valentino

Princess Beatrice donned these stunning Valentino sunglasses in swirling blue tortoiseshell to watch the action at Wimbledon, and also wore them on a sunny hike with husband Edo Mapelli Mozzi, who shared a snap on his Instagram.

Jean jacket
Madewell

Markle wore this classic denim jacket in her pre-royal life as well as with a white button-up and black trousers during the Sussexes’ tour of South Africa in 2019, proving that sometimes the perfect denim jacket is all you need. you need to feel royally well.

I am a luxury sweater
Gyles and Georges

Another of Princess Diana’s signature fancy sweaters is now available for royal fans. With the cheeky slogan ‘I’m a luxury’ on the front and the words ‘few can afford’ on the back, this 100% lambswool sweater will make a statement wherever you go.

blue handbag
London Aspinal

Princess Anne’s daughter, Zara Tindall, wore this elegant clutch to the memorial service for her grandfather, Prince Philip, in March 2022. The brand is also a favorite of the Duchess of Cambridge, who loves so much her $850 “Midi Mayfair” bag she bought it in both black and lavender.

gold bracelet
Monique Vinader

Markle has been spotted wearing this sleek and simple gold bracelet on numerous occasions, from Zoom calls to gardening with college students in Los Angeles. Although we don’t know if hers has a special engraving, you can add your own personal message for free on this wear-with-everything piece.

Brown Blundstone Boots
Blundstone

The Duchess of Cambridge has worn these sturdy boots for outdoor activities like visiting a forestry school, as well as more indoor activities like shopping in London. With celebrities like Emma Watson and David Beckham also stepping out in Blundstones, this pair is definitely a must-have for your shoe collection.

Luz W. German