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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex during a visit a Heritage Day event in Bo-Kaap, Cape Town, on day two of the Royal couple's visit to South Africa. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)

Heritage Day 2019 Has Been Filled with Royalty and Stunning Style

Every year South Africans celebrate their cultural heritage by rocking traditional styles—these are our favorite looks from this year's celebration.

Heritage Day is a day for showcasing and celebrating the many different legacies, histories and cultures that make up South Africa. This year, news around Heritage Day was dominated by the royal visit, in particular the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, who has been spotted rocking looks by African designers, like the Malawian label Mayamiko during her visit. Yesterday, when the couple arrived, twitter was excited by Meghan's first words to the crowd, claiming she was there as "a woman, a wife, a woman of color and as your sister."

Today, South Africans were excited to share in Heritage Day celebrations with the English pair in the Bo-Kaap district of Cape Town, and the couple is scheduled to meet with Desmond Tutu in the evening. This is day two of the royal couple's Africa tour which they decided to kick off in South Africa.

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