Get Your First Look At Meghan Markle's Megawatt Engagement Ring

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 27:  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during an official photocall to announce the engagement of Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle at The Sunken Gardens at Kensington Palace on November 27, 2017 in London, England.  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been a couple officially since November 2016 and are due to marry in Spring 2018.  (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)

Get Your First Look At Meghan Markle's Megawatt Engagement Ring

The design by Prince Harry himself borrowed stones from Diana's personal collection.

Published November 27th

It’s official — #BlackGirlMagic is entering the royal bloodline by way of Prince Harry’s engagement to actress Meghan Markle! While it might be too soon to start talking baby names, we can definitely spill ring details because we have them. 

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 27:  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during an official photocall to announce the engagement of Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle at The Sunken Gardens at Kensington Palace on November 27, 2017 in London, England.  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been a couple officially since November 2016 and are due to marry in Spring 2018.  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
(Photo: Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Prince Harry, who is fifth in line to the throne, proposed with a 2.5-carat, cushion cut diamond ring. The DailyMail.com reports the Prince designed the the beautiful diamond trilogy ring himself. The center stone is from Botswana, a country that holds special significance for him, and the two side stones are from the personal collection of his mother, Diana, Princess of Wales. The stones are set in white gold with the main band of the ring in yellow gold, which as previously reported, is Ms. Markle’s preference for jewelry.

The couples’ first photo op with the new bling took place earlier today in the Sunken Garden at Kensington Palace, where they officially announced the news. The royal refused to reveal how he proposed, saying “That will come later” though admitting it was very romantic and that he knew she was the one “from the very first time we met.”

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 27:  A close up of Meghan Markle's engagement ring during an official photocall to announce the engagement of Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle at The Sunken Gardens at Kensington Palace on November 27, 2017 in London, England.  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been a couple officially since November 2016 and are due to marry in Spring 2018.  (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
(Photo: Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)

Not only will the Suits actress be the first Black princess, but she will the first American princess too. Meghan, we’re all rooting for you! You know who else is rooting for them? The rest of the royal fam, specifically Prince William and Kate Middleton.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge said in a joint statement, “We are very excited for Harry and Meghan. It has been wonderful getting to know Meghan and to see how happy she and Harry are together.” 

Our sentiments exactly.

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 27:  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during an official photocall to announce the engagement of Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle at The Sunken Gardens at Kensington Palace on November 27, 2017 in London, England.  Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been a couple officially since November 2016 and are due to marry in Spring 2018.  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
(Photo: Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Written by Jazmine A. Ortiz

(Photo: Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)

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