Markle and her prince stopped by the town of town of Birkenhead, Merseyside Monday to visit with local charitable groups, including Tomorrow's Women Wirral and Hive Wirral Youth Zone, HELLO! Magazine reports.
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, told fans she was six months pregnant and due in late April or early May, reports said. (AP)
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex and Britain's Prince Harry visit a new sculpture in Hamilton Square to mark the 100th anniversary of war poet Wilfred Owen's death, during a visit to Birkenhead, England, Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. (Aaron Chown/PA via AP)
Britain's Prince Harry, with Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, greets the crowds of people during a visit to Birkenhead, northwest England, Monday Jan. 14, 2019. (Charlotte Graham/Pool via AP)
For the occasion, Duchess Meghan sported a scarlet Sentaler wrap coat ($1,400) and purple dress by Babaton for ARITZIA ($138), completing the look with red Stuart Weitzman pumps ($375) and a brown Gabriela Hearst bag ($2,516), The Sun reports.
Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex officially open Number 7, a 'Feeding Birkenhead' citizens supermarket and community cafe, at Pyramids Shopping Centre, as part of a visit to Birkenhead, northwest England, Monday Jan. 14, 2019. (Anthony Devlin/Pool via AP)
As noted by HELLO!, the royal’s poppy tribute was likely a nod to Tomorrow's Women Wirral, whose official colors are fuchsia and purple.
During a walkabout ahead of visits with the two respective organizations, Markle spoke to fans and revealed that she is due in late April or early May, as per HELLO!. She also told another person she was currently six months pregnant.
Another onlooker, meanwhile, was evidently more intrigued by Duchess Meghan’s footwear.
“She said her pregnancy had gone so quickly,” one young mom reportedly told People. “I asked her how she was coping on those high heels. She said, ‘One day at a time!’”
Fox News’ Katherine Lam contributed to this report.