Here's Why Meghan Markle Was Not Front & Center at Balcony Debut

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"She was not as prominent perhaps as some people might have expected, but there's a pecking order", Joe Little, managing editor of Majesty magazine, explained to People.

"[Meghan] was still in a good position", adds Little.

Although she did not take the top spot, according to a palace source, the order of appearance on the balcony is not a hard-and-fast rule, but rather, a matter of etiquette and deference. Meghan has only been part of the royal family for a few weeks so she has a lot to learn but we're sure she'll get the hang of it in no time.

As it turns out, despite her strength and independence, Markle's new lifestyle requires a guiding hand (or two)-especially when it comes to navigating the nitty gritty of the etiquette that accompanies royal traditions.

Meghan opted for a light pink off-shoulder dress by Carolina Herrera.

All of you who have been complaining about Jessica Mulroney's fashion picks for her BFF Meghan Markle may have been blaming the wrong stylist.

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"You know, it was very much her dress", she said.

The day started with a grand military parade and the arrivals of the royals via carriages.

And although Prince William is believed to have used it before, Meghan has beaten Kate Middleton to the privilege of travelling on it.

When asked whether the Duchess had approached her with ideas, the 46-year-old replied: 'Yeah, we worked together. Prince Philip, Prince Charles, and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall were also in attendance.

On the royal tour menu for the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex, is a visit to Australia, Fiji, the Kingdom of Tonga and New Zealand, reports PEOPLE. Her great-great grandmother Mary was born here and she says there's something magical about "fitting in a piece of the puzzle".

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