At Last, the Downton Abbey Post, Part 1

In September, I went with my mom and aunt to Winterthur to see the exhibit of Downton Abbey costumes. We spent a couple hours wandering through the exhibit, admiring the beautiful costumes and reading about Winterthur in the same period. There were costumes for everyone from the staff

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to the Crawley sisters

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to the Dowager Countess.

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The detail on the clothes was amazing! This is Edith’s wedding gown. Just look at the beading on the train.

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Mrs. Levinson’s dress had even more exquisite beadwork.

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There are a lot of images in this post, so I’m going to continue it tomorrow. See you then!

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