Meghan Markle topped Lyst Indez for the most influential dresser 2019!
Meghan Markle’s exquisite style has been recognized for its global
influence and has managed to overtake last year’s winner Kylie Jenner,
reported Harper’s Bazaar.
Global fashion search engine Lyst analyzed data from the year and
factored in sales, page views, media coverage and social media mentions
to come up with the list of biggest trends and style icons.
Markle was the most powerful dresser of 2019 and her outfits sparked,
on average, a 216% increase in searches for similar pieces,” the company
said in a statement.After Meghan donned five shirt dresses while on the
royal tour of Africa, searches rose by 45%.
The Club Monaco
dress she wore to meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu wound up selling out in
24 hours after after searches surged by 570%, while a J Crew skirt saw a
102% increase in online traffic for the brand.It was a stellar style
year for the new mother who rose to the top of the rankings after being
seventh last year. Interestingly, her sister-in-law, Kate Middleton,
fell out of the top ten after being a mainstay on the list for the last
Coming in right behind Meghan in second place was the
most powerful male dresser on the list, “The King” star Timothée
Chaleme.“Euphoria” actress Zendaya, multiple GRAMMY-nominee Billie
Eilish and rap diva Cardi B round out the top five.In a rare stumble for
Kylie Jenner, the reality star went from holding down the top style
spot in 2018 to being seventh this year.