Scan this QR Code to follow PureWow on Snapchat!
PureWow

She may have just announced she's going to be a mother come spring, but Meghan Markle has been paying tribute to her own mother (-in-law) during her and Prince Harry's first royal tour together. The 16-day trip honoring the Commonwealth nations of Oceania, including Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga, kicked off yesterday, and saw the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in Sydney attending multiple royal engagements. 

meghan markle princess diana butterfly earrings
Samir Hussein/John Shelley/Getty Images

But while everyone was obsessed with checking out Markle's burgeoning baby bump, a few royal fans on Twitter noticed that the duchess was rocking a pair of the late Princess Diana's sparkly gold butterfly earrings, and we have the chills...

meghan markle earrings australia
Samir Hussein/Getty Images

Diana wore the earrings in 1986 during her and Prince Charles's royal tour of Canada, about a year and a half after the birth of Prince Harry. Markle, who attended a reception on October 16 hosted by the governor-general at the Admiralty House, paired the butterfly studs with an army-green Brandon Maxwell shirt dress.

From one mother to the next (and we're not sobbing profusely, you are).

RELATED: Prince Harry Reflects on His Last Conversation with His Late Mother

From Around The Web

The News—But Only the Fun Stuff—
Delivered Right to Your Inbox.
Subscribe