The royal wedding, in pictures

Lawrence Kim
May 21, 2018

As the bride, now known as the Duchess of Sussex, walked into St. George's Chapel Saturday, in front of more than 600 guests and millions watching around the world, she wore Queen Mary's diamond bandeau tiara, lent to Markle by Queen Elizabeth, complete with a flower-outlined veil that measured at five meters long.

The newly married duke and duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, prepare to leave Windsor Castle in a convertible auto after their wedding in Windsor, England, to attend an evening reception at Frogmore House, hosted by the Prince of Wales, Saturday, May 19, 2018.

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As the open-top carriage pulls away from the crowds into the gated grounds of Windsor Castle, Meghan seemed to be in awe of the scenes and lifts her hand to her chest and says "wow". Windsor Grey horses have been pulling the carriages of British monarchs since the 1800s.

Doria Ragland arrives at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle for the wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry in Windsor, May 19, 2018.

Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, Prince Philip, leave the chapel after the wedding. So for Harry and Meghan it must have been helpful to have a blueprint to follow from Kate and William's wedding in Westminster Abbey in 2011.

"It was hugely significant that Meghan arrived and walked in alone as her body language signals throughout defined her as confident, poised, and supremely happy".

Prince Harry, center, arrives with his brother, Prince William.

Markle rode with her mother Doria Ragland in a vintage Rolls Royce from the Cliveden House Hotel, about 10 miles from Windsor Castle.

"Windsor is a very special place for Prince Harry, and he and Ms. Markle have regularly spent time there during the past year", a Kensington Palace spokesman previously said.

Young bridesmaids arrive at the wedding, including Harry's niece Princess Charlotte, far left.

Amal Clooney and George Clooney are among the friends attending the wedding.

Harry put on a courageous face and his best smile when arriving at the Chapel with his best man, Prince William, but once inside and waiting for his lovely bride, he was clearly feeling the nerves!

Actor Idris Elba and his fiancee Sabrina Dhowre arrive at St. George's Chapel.

Meghan appeared to be constantly reassuring Harry, who performed about 12 self-touching body checks - including pulling at his gloves and wringing his hands, just before getting out his auto after arriving at St George's Chapel in Windsor. Behind him is media mogul Oprah Winfrey. And though no price has been publicly released, we do have an idea about how much custom Givenchy dresses cost: When Kim Kardashian wore one at her 2014 wedding to Kanye West, it was valued at $500,000.

Members of the public go through security as they arrive on Castle Hill.

Images of Harry and Meghan adorn a window in Windsor. And Queen Elizabeth II paid for hers with coupons.

The Band of the Irish Guards performs outside Windsor Castle.

The ceremony caps off weeks of speculation about who would design Markle's wedding dress, what it would look like and how much it would cost.

Other reports by Click Lancashire

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