‘The Crown’ Costume Designer on Dressing a Royal Wedding, Jackie Kennedy and the Sexy, Swinging ’60s in Season Two

In The Daily Scoop by Lauren Parker, Accessories Magazine

Despite the setting of 1956 to 1964, the second season of the Queen Elizabeth II biopic series “The Crown” hits pretty close to home right now, with a televised royal wedding (to a commoner!), U.S.-Anglo relations in need of “repair” — although then it was due to the U.K.’s involvement in the Suez Canal Crisis as opposed to the sitting U.S. President‘s objectionable Twitter activity — and institutionalized sexism all around. But fans of the Netflix show also have the privilege to binge scintillating 20th century political intrigue, royal family drama — possibly giving insight into why Princes William and Harry became such seemingly chill guys, to be featured season five or so — and gorgeous, gorgeous costumes thanks to Jane Petrie, who takes over from the first season’s Michele Clapton and Timothy Everest. Read more at Fashionista

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