Meghan Markle Actually Gave a Major Pregnancy Clue Three Weeks Ago

It has everything to do with her hair.

image
Getty Images

Today, the royal family broke the amazing news that Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are expecting their first child. The craziest part, though, is that Meghan actually gave a major pregnancy clue three weeks ago that you might have missed.

On September 24, Meghan and Harry made an appearance at the Coach Core Awards at Loughborough University. Meghan's hair, which she usually wears curly or in a bun, was pin straight, with (it looks like) some v fresh layers. Take a look.

Chris JacksonGetty Images
Samir HusseinGetty Images
Chris JacksonGetty Images
Chris JacksonGetty Images
Samir HusseinGetty Images

After combing through 60+ pages of the latest pictures of Meghan (because I am a journalist and I care about these things), I found out that she hasn't worn her hair straight like that since at least before her wedding to Prince Harry. This is her usual style:

WPA PoolGetty Images

You may be thinking... what's the big deal about this? So the girl changed her hair.... But, there's something important to note here.

When Kate Middleton announced her third pregnancy, one reporter noticed a very subtle pattern.

And the internet latched on, using pictures as evidence. Here's Kate about two months before her most recent pregnancy reveal, looking totally normal.

Max Mumby/IndigoGetty Images

Then, here she is one month before the reveal, sporting a new chop.

Karwai TangGetty Images

Taking it back a little further, here she was in the summer of 2014 two months before the news of baby Charlotte was announced. Totally normal hair. The signature style.

Max Mumby/IndigoGetty Images

But here's a photo of her just one month before the Charlotte news hit, and media pointed out that she was "embracing her roots" more than ever.

Oli ScarffGetty Images

I mean, it's possible she just skipped a colorist appointment and this was totally unintentional, but it could still be part of a pattern. Here's the most compelling evidence of all. One month before the Prince George news, Kate was wearing her perfectly blown out brown curls as per usual.

WPA PoolGetty Images

But then, only a week or two before they announced the pregnancy, she shocked the world by getting BANGS. BANGS ARE NOT SUBTLE.

WPA PoolGetty Images

People were so preoccupied that the announcement of Prince George's existence on Dec. 3 was a slight shock to the masses.

Technically this is all just a fun internet theory and no one from the palace has confirmed this in regards to Kate or Meghan. But, Meghan did in fact announce her pregnancy just three weeks after sporting a new style. Coincidence? I THINK NOT.

Follow Emma on Instagram.

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below