Until now that is, as she returned to work today to launch her new capsule collection with high street fashion brands.
As for the earrings, the princess hardly ever wore them, and one of the occasions she brought them out was her 1986 tour of Canada, when she was seen wearing them in Prince George, B.C. Meghan brought them out for an appearance in Australia on the aforementioned tour.
The 38-year-old says that the project is in the same vein of the work that she and Prince Harry will continue to do - strong community-based projects - and they will share more about that next year when they launch their foundation, Sussex Royal.
"Since transferring to the United Kingdom, it has been deeply essential to me to fulfill with communities and organisations on the bottom doing significant work and to attempt to do no matter I can to assist them amplify their impression", the Duchess captioned a submit in regards to the launch on her and Prince Harry's instagram. "The brands have come together to work towards this united force for good, "[reframing] the idea of charity as community", as The Duchess writes in a piece for this month's British Vogue.
"Thank you to the four brands who came together in supporting Smart Works on this special project - placing goal over profit and community over competition".
Meghan Markle dazzled during her first official appearance post-maternity leave in a simple, yet chic outfit: a white button down and slim pants. Stunning! While Meghan hasn't designed for the line, she's its royal patron.More news: These dudes already have the Pixel 4
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She said the items donated to Smart Works would help give women the "confidence and support (they need) to enter the workforce and take an important step in building a career".
Meghan dressed smartly for her first day back at work wearing a fitted white shirt which was tucked into her pants.
Two items from Meghan Markle's new clothing line appear to have been leaked early, just hours before the duchess is due to officially unveil the collection in London.
Meghan Markle is diving right back into work after finishing her maternity leave.
John Lewis is selling a Leather Smart Set Tote Bag, available in tan or black, online for $195. - The Duchess of Sussex Created in September 2013 with the goal to help unemployed women regain the confidence that may have been blurred during more hard times, Smart Works provides invaluable support in these women's return to employment and towards transforming their lives.
Last week, she flew to NY to support her friend, tennis player Serena Williams, at the US Open Championships on September 7.
The sale of the "Smart Set Capsule Collection" will final for at the least two weeks and is created to assist Good Works, a charity that gives high quality garments and coaching for unemployed girls for job interviews.