Would you reject a handbag donated by the Duchess of Sussex? That’s what one woman did on a previous visit to charity Smart Works.
Meghan Markle – who has just become patron of the organisation – laughed as she told the story to charity staff.
Smart Works provides high-quality clothes and one-to-one interview preparation to long-term unemployed women.
The duchess helped to pick out jewellery, handbags and coats.
It’s one of the duchess’ first solo patronages. Four were revealed by Kensington Palace this week.
The Duchess of Sussex jokes about the time a woman turned down her donated handbag.