The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle has been named as 2019 most influential dresser by Lyst’s Year in Fashion. Make-up mogul Kylie Jenner previously wore the crown. Meghan also beat her sister-in-law Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge who dropped to the 11th place this year.
The most influential dressers’ list is a surprising mix of royalty, musicians and actors, all of whom have directly affected what we are searching for and buying in terms of fashion.
According to global fashion search platform Lyst, the mother of one had a considerable influence over shoppers, with her fashion choices leading to 216% increase in people Googling similar outfits every single time she steps out for public engagement.
Lyst also revealed that when Meghan and Harry appeared with baby Archie to meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Meghan’s Cub Monaco dress saw a 570 per cent increase in searches, selling out in less than 24 hours.
The Duchess also wore a skirt by one of her favourite brands, J Crew, which saw a 102 per cent surge in searches.
The mother of one beat the likes of Kylie Jenner, Cardi B, Zendaya, and Billie Eilish to snag the number one spot in the top 10 list of “power dressers.”
GLOBAL FASHION SEARCH LIST OF WORLDS TOP 10 INFLUENTIAL DRESSEERS 2019
1.Duchess of Sussex
2. Timothee Chalamet