Meghan Markle's Best Summer Styles — and How to Copy Them for Less!

The Duchess of Sussex manages to keep cool and carry on even in the heat of summer. Check out all of her winning warm-weather looks (and shop them for less)

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'Hamilton' Gala performance, Victoria Palace Theatre, London, UK - 29 Aug 2018

After some time off this month, the newlyweds attended a special performance of Hamilton to raise funds for one of Harry’s charities, Sentebale. Meghan wore a Judith & Charles black tuxedo mini dress with a pair of Paul Andrew heels and a boxy gold clutch.

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Missguided Tux Dress in Black, $64;

Black Puff Sleeve Button Up Blazer Dress, $60;

J.O.A Blazer Dress, $115;

MICHAEL Michael Kors Dorothy Flex Pump, $98.95;

Classic Pumps in Suede, $40 (orig. $79.95);

Women’s Gemma Pointed Toe Pumps – A New Day, $29.99;

Nina Laken Crystal Embellished Box Clutch, $85;

Estee & Lilly Corded Shimmer Minaudiere Clutch, $29.99;

I.N.C. Randi Sparkle Clutch, $29.13 (orig. $89.50);

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At the wedding of Prince Harry's close friend, Charlie van Straubenzee, to Daisy Jenks, Meghan wore a pleated shirtdress from Club Monaco, a Philip Treacy hat, Aquazzura bow slingbacks and carried a Kayu clutch.

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Joie Mahesa Colorblock Wrap Dress, $328;

French Connection Aubine Pleated Floral Midi Shirt Dress, $178;

Eloquii Pleated Shirt Dress, $33 (orig. $150);

Aquazzura Deneuve Bow Pointy Toe Pump, $750;

H&M Slingbacks with Bow, $35;

Louise et Cie Jasilen Bow Kitten Heel Pump, $60 (orig. $110);

Kayu Jen Large Stone Clutch, $235;

Inge Christopher Thelma Woven Minaudiere, $92 (orig. $153);

Free People Dreamland Straw Clutch, $48;

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Sentebale Polo 2018
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At the Sentebale ISPS Handa Polo Cup to support husband Prince Harry, Meghan wore a denim Carolina Herrera belted dress with glam sunglasses, beige heels, and a basket clutch by J. Crew.

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The Great Sundown Sleeveless Textured-Stripe Tea-Length Denim Dress, $325;

Anne Klein Notch Collar Stretch Denim Dress, $119;

Express Puff Sleeve Denim Corset Dress, $36 (orig. $60);

L.L. Bean Signature Poplin Dress, $119;

J. Crew Fan Rattan Clutch, $71 (orig. $88);

Filippo Catarzi Taco Contrast-Trim Clutch, $50;

Thacker New York Saffron Leather & Suede Trimmed Tassel Clutch, $65 (orig. $128);

Neiman Marcus Albany Suede Slingback Pump, $59 (orig. $119);

Charles by Charles David Amy Slingback Pump, $89 (orig. $99);

Glance Full Frame Cat Eye UV Protection Sunglasses, $8 (orig. $26);

Guess Women's Acetate Cat-Eye Cateye Sunglasses, $63(orig. $82);

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Nelson Mandela Centenary Launch, Southbank Centre, London, UK - 17 Jul 2018
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At an exhibition marking the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela in London, Meghan donned a blush pink sleeveless trench dress by Canadian label NONIE. She accessorized her sleek neutral look with matching pumps, stud earrings and a Mulberry clutch.

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Neiman Marcus Belted Suede Trench Vest, $87 (orig. $450);

Brooks Brothers Linen-Blend Trench Dress, $199 (orig. $398);

Calvin Klein Sleeveless Trench Dress, $65 (orig. $129);

Kenneth Cole Women's Riley Leather Pointed Toe Pumps, $150;

Steve Madden Daisie Pump, $63 (orig. $90);

Ann Taylor Eryn Leather Pumps, $128;

Sole Society Tam Vegan Front Flap Wristlet, $27 (orig. $55);

Diane Von Furstenberg Suede-paneled Leather Envelope Clutch, $149 (orig. $298);

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Joining her sister in law Kate at Wimbledon, Meghan wore a striped button down shirt and white wide leg trousers by Ralph Lauren — and carried her signature panama hat and Illesteva sunglasses.

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Stateside Stripe Shirt, $30 (orig. $148);

Rails Janelle Striped Button-Down Shirt, $148;

Old Navy Classic Relaxed Striped Tunic for Women, $20 (orig. $27);

Mango Pocket Palazzo Trousers, $60;

PrettyLittleThing Wide Leg Pants, $29;

Boohoo Moch Horn Detail Wide Leg Trouser, $15;

Halogen Straw Panama Hat, $39;

J.Crew Factory Panama Hat, $26 (orig. $37);

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Royal visit to Dublin - Day Two
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On her second day in Dublin with Prince Harry, Meghan stunned in a bespoke taupe green dress by Roland Mouret paired with Paul Andrew pumps and a Fendi bag.

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ASOS Design Knot Front Shift Dress, $60;

Kendall + Kylie V-Neck Dress, $77 (orig. $128);

MM6 Maison Margiela Short Dress, $116;

Neiman Marcus Alice Knotted Top-Handle Satchel Bag, $63 (orig. $135);

Nine West Clean Living Tote, $99;

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Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex visit to Dublin, Ireland - 11 Jul 2018

The duchess visited Croke Park in Dublin wearing a black Givenchy pantsuit— her first pant look on an official outing — with a white shirt and Sarah Flint pumps.

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Atelier Luxe Ruched Sleeve Blazer, $60 (orig. $180);

Banana Republic Fitted Crop Machine-Washable Italian Wool Blend Blazer, $198;

Banana Republic Avery Straight-Fit Lightweight Wool Ankle Pant, $66 (orig. $110);

Vince Camuto Straight-Leg Ponte Ankle Pants, $74;

Boohoo Tipped Square Buckle Boyfriend Belt, $6 (orig. $12);

Madewell Leather Crisscross Skinny Belt, $45;

Kristin Cavallari Gisele Pump, $53 (orig. $130);

H&M Pumps with Pointed Toes, $60;

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Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex Attend Summer Party at the British Ambassador's Residence
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Meghan let her hair down in a black dress by Emilia Wickstead at a garden party at the British Ambassador’s official residence in Dublin. She kept her look monochromatic with a black clutch and matching Aquazzura pumps.

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Lark & Ro Women’s Cap Sleeve Mid Length Belted Dress, $44-$69;

Lafayette 148 New York Plus Armilla Belted Midi Dress, $498;

Jennifer Lopez Lace Fit & Flare Dress, $40 (orig. $60);

Barneys New York Satin Minaudière, $150;

I.N.C. Katalyn Caviar Clutch, $26 (orig. $80);

Bella-Vita Define, $100;

Sam Edelman Margie Pumps, $125;

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The Duke And Duchess Of Sussex Visit Ireland
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Meghan chose a green ensemble by Givenchy (her wedding gown designer!) for her arrival in Dublin with Prince Harry. She added camel pumps and carried a Strathberry tote.

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Boohoo Button Detail Bodycon Dress, $28 (orig. $38);

& Other Stories Ribbed Knit Dress, $125;

Banana Republic Cozy Knit Side-Rouche Sheath Dress, $98;

Nine West Lionel Satchel, $79;

Sole Society Speedy Studded Faux Leather Satchel, $48 (orig. $80);

Aqua Women’s Dion Half d’Orsay High-Heel Pumps, $89;

Abound Whitnee 2 Pump, $40;

Sam Edelman Margie Pumps $125;

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Members Of The Royal Family Attend Events To Mark The Centenary Of The RAF
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Meghan went for an Audrey Hepburn-esque Dior LBD while attending a Westminster Abbey service with the royal family to mark the 100th birthday of the Royal Air Force. She accessorized the look with a Stephen Jones fascinator, nude pumps and a black clutch.

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Xiaolizi Long Black Dress, $79;

Kate Spade Ponte Fiorella Fit & Flare Dress, $240;

Sue&Joe Women's Floral Lace Dress, $29;

Lark & Ro Women's Boat Neck Midi Flare Dress, $69;

Calvin Klein Women's Gayle Pointed Toe Pumps, $49 (orig. $99);

Boohoo Abigail Patent Pointed Toe Court Shoes, $22 (orig. $44);

New Look High Pointed Court, $32;

Coach Pop-Up Messenger, $175;

Dopp Leather Framed Organizer Clutch Wallet, $36 (orig. $60);

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Prince Louis christening
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The duchess chose an olive green Ralph Lauren dress, a Stephen Jones hat and matching pumps for her nephew Louis' christening at the Chapel Royal in St. James’s Palace in London.

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1 State Ruffle Skirt Dress, $71 (orig. $119);

ASOS Midi Wrap Dress with Tie Detail, $60;

Love...Ady Cap Sleeve Bodycon Dress, $40 (orig $98);

Kristin Cavallari Gisele Pump, $60 (orig. $130);

Sam Edelman Women's Telsa D'Orsay Pump, $54-$250;

Simply Vera Vera Wang Women's All-Over Stretch Heels, $50-$70;

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Your Commonwealth Youth Challenge reception, London, UK - 05 Jul 2018

Meghan wore a sleeveless yellow dress by Brandon Maxwell and nude pumps to a London reception celebrating young leaders from around the Commonwealth.

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Calvin Klein Starburst Sheath Dress, $89;

Gabrielle Union Collection - Yellow Halter Sweater Dress, $80;

Sam Edelman Hazel Pointy Toe Pump, $120;

Gap Nude Suede Pumps, $80;

Steve Madden Daisie, $90-$100;

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The newly-minted Duchess of Sussex took in Prince Harry's polo match wearing a Shoshanna shirtdress, plus old favorites, her Madewell x Biltmore panama hat, and Sarah Flint sandals.

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1901 Cotton Eyelet Sleeveless Shirtdress, $139;

Gap Sleeveless Stripe Midi Shirtdress in Linen, $57 (orig. $70);

Calvin Klein Gingham Knotted Sheath Dress, $80 (orig. $119);

J.Crew Panama Hat, $58;

Luxury Divas Woven Straw Wide Brim Panama Style Sun Hat, $25;

Apt. 9 Organized Women's Gladiator Sandals, $21 (orig. $50);

New Look Leather Look Gladiator Flat Sandal, $22 (orig. $32);

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Young Leaders Awards Ceremony
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At the Queen's Young Leaders Awards at Buckingham Palace, Meghan chose a light pink cap-sleeve midi dress by Prada. She paired the look with black pointy-toe Aquazzura pumps and, of course, a pair of sheer nude stockings.

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Albert Nipon Seersucker Jacket & Dress Set, $275;

ASOS DESIGN Button Tux Scuba Bandeau Maxi Dress, $64;

Gal Meets Glam Collection Sally Belted Crepe Fit & Flare Dress, $178;

H&M Slingbacks with Bow, $40;

Louise et Cie Jasilen, $130;

Linea Paolo Cora Slingback Pump, $110;

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Royal Ascot 2018 - Day 1
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The duchess went for an elegant white shirtdress by Givenchy for her Royal Ascot debut. Meghan paired the frock with a black belt, clutch, pumps, and a matching white hat with black trim by Philip Treacy.

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Theory Women's Tie Sleeve Maxi Shirt Dress, $223-$395;

CAARA Tiffany Cotton Shirtdress, $45 (orig. $118);

Madewell Leather Crisscross Skinny Belt, $45;

Tahari Parson Pointed Toe Pump, $60 (orig. $99);

Sam Edelman Dori Pump, $120;

Barney's New York Leather Minaudiere, $195;

Lenore by La Regale Sparkle Pleated Jacquard Minaudiere, $84;

Whittall & Shon Fascinator Derby Hat, $81 (orig. $120);

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Meghan attended the nuptials of Princess Diana's niece, Celia McCorquodal, wearing a $5,490 Oscar de la Renta floral print maxi dress with a white fascinator.

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Yumi Kim Woodstock Maxi Dress, $258;

Willow & Clay Wrap Maxi Dress, $89 (orig. $149);

Saferin Fascinator Hat, $14;

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