Meghan Markle’s Friend Shares Exclusive Details About The Duchess’ Lavish Baby Shower

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February 28, 2019 12:51 By Fabiosa

Meghan Markle decided to take a five-night trip to NYC to celebrate her expected baby with her nearest and dearest. The guest list for the baby shower was filled with big names, including Amal Clooney and Serena Williams.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The event took place at lavish The Mark Hotel and it seems that the dress code was quite fancy, judging by the fabulous outfits the lucky guests sported.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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However, Meghan’s longtime friend, who was amongst the attendees, recently revealed that the event was much less glamorous than it seemed from the outside.

What was happening behind closed doors?

According to the Duchess’ longtime friend, makeup artist Daniel Martin, the baby shower was more like a family gathering than the lavish event the media portrayed it to be.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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It was a very intimate and warm meeting of close friends who hadn’t seen each other for a long time. Martine comments:

It was exactly what she needed, and it was a reunion for all of us, too, who hadn’t seen each other since the wedding.

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The makeup artist adds that the atmosphere was very cozy and the attendees exchanged sweet stories from their lives and gave baby advice for the pregnant Duchess.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Body language expert, Judi James, agrees with Martin, saying that Meghan was seeking the support of her friends amidst the escalated family drama.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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She says that the 37-year-old was feeling quite “vulnerable” so meeting her closest ones was exactly what the doctor ordered.

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