But less than 48 hours after the Spencer family wedding, which was held at a small church in Lincolnshire, eastern England, a number of writers - and keyboard warriors - took aim at Meghan's dress, which sells for about $7000.
Mr Markle said: "I was honoured, I can't think of a better replacement than someone like Prince Charles".
He said: "I absolutely wanted to walk my daughter down the aisle.
I couldn't be more happy to have a new son-in-law, I love them both dearly", the father of the Meghan said in the interview.
He said he apologised to both Harry and Meghan.
In a world exclusive, Thomas Markle Snr today gave an interview with Good Morning Britain during which he opened up about his beloved daughter's wedding. I realised it was a serious mistake.
While saying "Meghan's new husband, Prince Harry, probably doesn't really get this dress", the Telegraph noted it would have scored points with his set of women friends and family.
In his absence, Prince Charles stepped in the walk the former Suits actress down the aisle at a star-studded ceremony attended by Oprah Winfrey and David Beckham.
He continued: "I was very proud".
"I'm told by palace sources that it was the Queen who personally invited Meghan to Cheshire", Nicholl added.
When asked if he approves of 33-year-old Harry, he said Harry was "great" and "an interesting guy".
He said: "Harry asked for her hand on the phone and I said, "You are a gentleman, promise me you will never raise your hand against my daughter, and of course I will grant you my permission".
On Christmas Day past year, when the then fiancée of Prince Harry attended a festive church service with the royal family in Sandringham, the American-born star accessorised her Sentaler caramel coat with a pair of chestnut gloves which cost just £17.50.
"She would have asked him, and he would have said 'Yes, that's fine'".
The two seemed to hit it off perfectly, smiling like no one was watching - except fans of the royal family totally took notice. McCartney first spoke of her pride at designing the dress in an interview with WWD the day after the wedding.
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The 92-year-old royal donned a Stewart Parvin dress and jacket with a color-coordinated hat by Rachel Trevor Morgan. They then walked through the streets of Chester to the local town hall where they attended a council lunch.
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