Meghan launches clothing line to help jobless British women

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, arrives at a department store to launch the Smart Works capsule collection in London, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, arrives at a department store to launch the Smart Works capsule collection in London, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, arrives at a department store to launch the Smart Works capsule collection in London, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, arrives at a department store to launch the Smart Works capsule collection in London, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, arrives at a department store to launch the Smart Works capsule collection in London, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, arrives at a department store to launch the Smart Works capsule collection in London, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

LONDON — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has launched a clothing line for a British charity that helps unemployed women find work.

The wife of Prince Harry attended a reception at a John Lewis department store to showcase a collection of workwear and accessories she created with designer and friend Misha Nonoo.

The line includes professional attire such as a blazer, tote bag and trousers. The launch came the day before London Fashion Week starts.

The Smart Set collection supports Smart Works. Meghan is royal patron of the charity that provides women with training and interview clothes.

Meghan said: "As women, it is 100% our responsibility, I think, to support and uplift each other."

The reception was one of her first royal engagements since the birth of her and Harry's son Archie in May.

You may also interested in

A 360-degree view of China's deadly smog

Feb 9, 2017

When the smog descends over northern China, turning blue skies gray and thickening the air,...

China praises Trump's letter to Xi, belated...

Feb 9, 2017

China has praised U.S. President Donald Trump for expressing a desire for a "constructive...

Some China cities close poultry markets amid bird...

Feb 13, 2017

Several Chinese cities are shutting down their poultry markets in the wake of a bird flu outbreak...

US-born panda Bao Bao makes first public...

Mar 24, 2017

American-born giant panda Bao Bao has made her first appearance before the public in southwestern...

Norwegian leader meets with China's Xi as ties...

Apr 10, 2017

Chinese President Xi Jinping has met with Norway's prime minister as the two countries move beyond...

About Us

Frontal Report is an emerging leader in all forms of media. We aim to be the leading news brand for readers around the world.

Contact us: sales[at]frontalreport.com

Subscribe Now!