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Meghan Markle shows she's ready to be a true princess with first public curtsy outside Sandringham church service; The actress has already broken tradition by attending Christmas at Sandringham with the Queen before she and Harry are married.

Byline: Danya Bazaraa

Meghan Markle showed she's a true princess in waiting as she gave her first public royal curtsy after the Christmas Day service at Sandringham.

Dressed inSentalerstylish wrap around coat in a camel colour, Meghan was seen curtsying on the church steps, as she stood in between her fiancAaAaAeA@ Prince Harry and future brother-in-law Prince Willia

Meghan has already broken tradition by attending Christmas at Sandringham with the Queen before she and Harry are married.

She arrived at the special service earlier with Harry, Kate and William, and was greeted by hundreds of members of the public who had gathered to catch a glimpse of her.

Meghanneeds to have a good eye for faces because she faces an etiquette minefieldwhen she marries Prince Harry.

The engaged star will need to curtsy to some members of the royal family - but not others.

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And if the American actress does the dip-and-bob at the wrong moment she risks embarrassing herself and her future husband.

It goes without saying that the Queen requires a curtsy and she will also need to curtsy to Princess Anne as she is the Queen's daughter.

A curtsy is in order for the young princesses Eugenie and Beatrice - but only if Meghan is flying solo.

Meghan Markle arrives in classy camel coloured coat to join royals for Christmas Day service at Sandringham

If Prince Harry is in the room then Eugenie and Beatrice need to curtsy to Meghan and Harry.

It is unclear who she was curtsying to earlier today.

The current rules on curtsy etiquette were drawn up by the Queen's private secretary in 2005 to avoid any confusion when Camilla married Prince Charles.

They were tweaked again in 2011 when Prince William married Kate Middleton.

Meghan, sporting a dark brown beret, walked to theChristmas dayservice arm in arm with Harry, alongside William and pregnant Kate.

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Meghan'sSentalerstylish wrap around coat with a big, relaxed collar costs [pounds sterling]986.

Wearing a pair ofStuart Weitzman over the knee bootsand carrying a little$1,550 leather handbagby Chloe, Meghan seemed at ease as she chatted to her fiancAaAaAe

She is also wearing sparklingBirks snowflake earrings, also worn to the Queen's Christmas lunch.

After the service, the Royals did a walk around Sandringham, speaking to members of the public, before heading to a special lunch starting at 1pm.

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Meghan gives a Royal curtsy

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Meghan gives a royal curtsy as Harry bows his head

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Meghan with William and Kate on the steps outside the church

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The Royal family after the Christmas service

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Meghan looks very happy to join Harry for Christmas

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Meghan and Harry talking to members of the public

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The two couples side by side

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Kate with a bunch of flowers leaving the service

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The Queen in bright orange with Prince Philip

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Prince Andrew dropped his hat earlier

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Crowds gathered to see the Royals
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