Meghan Markle's Sunny Reception

The Duchess of Sussex shines at a fete for the Commonwealth Youth Forum.

Ever since her highly anticipated nuptials to Prince Harry on May 19, Meghan Markle's wardrobe has veered toward a more muted palette. Not today. For a Your Commonwealth Youth Challenge reception at Marlborough House in London, the Duchess of Sussex opted for a beautiful sunshiny yellow sheath dress from American designer Brandon Maxwell. Check out snaps of Meghan and Prince Harry as they toast young leaders.

HERE COMES THE SUN YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images HERE COMES THE SUN Meghan's dress in full, designed by Brandon Maxwell. If Maxwell's name sounds familiar, it's likely because he's served as Lady Gaga's fashion director since 2012. WELCOME WAGON YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images WELCOME WAGON Meghan and Harry, walking hand-in-hand, greet the secretary-general of the commonwealth, Patricia Scotland. POWER COUPLE YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images POWER COUPLE Earlier this year, the Queen appointed her grandson the youth ambassador of the Commonwealth, a responsibility he and his new wife have been taking seriously ever since. "Meghan and I are incredibly excited to meet so many of you representing the future of the Commonwealth," he said at the event. "We can’t wait to see you in action in your home countries and learn about what you’re doing to better the Commonwealth, and the world, in 2040 and beyond." ONE LAST LOOK YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images ONE LAST LOOK

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