One of the most hotly debated guesses leading up to the wedding: Whether or not Harry would shave his beard. (He kept it.)
Harry and Meghan's rings were made by Cleave & Company (the company also made Meghan's engagement ring). Meghan's wedding band is Welsh gold given by Queen Elizabeth II.
Other subtle difference are noticeable on earlier invitations. When guests received their invitation to Charles and Diana’s wedding in 1981, Diana’s status as a member of the aristocracy was reflected in her title: Lady Diana Spencer. Guests to the wedding of the Queen’s parents in 1923 found themselves invited by “Their Majesties,” while later invitations identify the royal parents more specifically by either name or title, such as the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh, or Prince Charles.
Royal weddings can take place elsewhere, too. Zara Phillips, granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth, married Mike Tindall at the Canongate Kirk on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh in 2011. Zara’s mother, Princess Anne, married for the second time, to Tim Laurence, at Craithie Kirk, near the Queen’s Balmoral Castle in Scotland in 1992.
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