Who Is Jessica Mulroney? Meet Meghan Markle's Closet Friend

All three of her children are in the bridal party at the royal wedding.

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Meghan Markle opted to go without a maid of honor for her royal wedding to Prince Harry, but that doesn't mean she left her longtime friend Jessica Mulroney on the sidelines.

The former actress's close confidante of many years reportedly helped plan major aspects of the ceremony, and all three of her children will serve in the bridal party. Her 7-year-old twin sons Brian and John Mulroney will both walk down the aisle page boys and her 4-year-old daughter Ivy will join Princess Charlotte as a flower girl.

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It's no surprise Meghan picked these cute kiddos . The two women first met when Meghan moved to Canada to film Suits, and Jessica, in a way, is almost like Canadian royalty.

The fashion stylist is the daughter-in-law of former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney and she dresses current PM Justin Trudeau's wife, Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau. What better way to pay homage to a Commonwealth nation and Meghan's former home than to include some prominent Canucks in the ceremony?

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Besides the tie between the nations, these two have a very close bond of their own. Jessica and her husband Ben hosted low-key dinners for the couple when they started dating, and reportedly gave them a place to hide out from paparazzi when the news of the relationship .

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Jessica's maintained her status as BFF since, supporting Harry and Meghan by attending the Invictus Games in Toronto in September. More recently, she reportedly collaborated with Meghan on. And yep, that includes the dress.

"I LOVE dressing brides!" she recently exclaimed on , referencing her appearance on daytime show Cityline. Her style know-how and close relationship with Meghan led to call her the and the to tellingly dub her the "Gwyneth Paltrow of Toronto."

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If she's trusted with the biggest secret in fashion right now, she must be a pretty reliable pal.

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