A Costume Drama (First Cover - Lady Mary)Fashion’s infatuation with the ladies of Downton Abbey
Editorial: ”Dance With a Stranger”Magazine: Love MagazineIssue: No. 8 - Autumn/Winter 2012Photographers: Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott    Fashion Editor: Katie Grand Hair Stylist: Julien d’Ys Make-Up: Lucia Pieroni Model: actress Michelle Dockery (Lady Mary Crawley in Downton Abbey)Wardrobe: tulle and floral headpiece by Julien d’Ys Photo sources: The Fashion Spot and thelovemagazine.co.uk. Cleaned and edited by me.

A Costume Drama (Second Cover - Lady Edith)Fashion’s infatuation with the ladies of Downton Abbey
Editorial: ”Dance With a Stranger”Magazine: Love MagazineIssue: No. 8 - Autumn/Winter 2012Photographers: Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott    Fashion Editor: Katie Grand Hair Stylist: Julien d’Ys Make-Up: Lucia Pieroni Model: actress Laura Carmichael (Lady Edith Crawley in Downton Abbey)Photo source: glamourmagazine.co.uk.

A Costume Drama (Third Cover - Lady Sybil)Fashion’s infatuation with the ladies of Downton Abbey
Editorial: ”Dance With a Stranger”Magazine: Love MagazineIssue: No. 8 - Autumn/Winter 2012Photographers: Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott    Fashion Editor: Katie Grand Hair Stylist: Julien d’Ys Make-Up: Lucia Pieroni Model: actress Jessica Brown Findlay (Lady Sybil Crawley in Downton Abbey)Wardrobe: cream silk vintage dress by Vivienne Westwood from Rellik Photo sources: The Fashion Spot and thelovemagazine.co.uk. Cleaned and edited by me.

A Costume DramaFashion’s infatuation with the ladies of Downton Abbey
Editorial: ”Dance With a Stranger”Magazine: Love MagazineIssue: No. 8 - Autumn/Winter 2012Photographers: Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott    Fashion Editor: Katie Grand Hair Stylist: Julien d’Ys Make-Up: Lucia Pieroni Models: actress Laura Carmichael (Lady Edith Crawley in Downton Abbey), Oliver Greenall Wardrobe: Laura wears embroidered tulle and chiffon dress by Marchesa with lace veil by Dolce & Gabbana
Photo/scan source: The Fashion Spot. Cleaned and edited by me.
I absolutely adore this photo. One of my favorites from this editorial.

A Costume DramaFashion’s infatuation with the ladies of Downton Abbey
Editorial: ”Dance With a Stranger”Magazine: Love MagazineIssue: No. 8 - Autumn/Winter 2012Photographers: Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott    Fashion Editor: Katie Grand Hair Stylist: Julien d’Ys Make-Up: Lucia Pieroni Models (from left to right): actresses Michelle Dockery and Laura Carmichael (Lady Mary Crawley and Lady Edith Crawley in Downton Abbey), Konan HanburyWardrobe: tulle headpieces by Julien d’Ys; Konan wears white cotton shorts by PradaPhoto/scan source: The Fashion Spot. Cleaned and edited by me.
This is probably my least favorite shot from the whole “Dance With a Stranger” editorial. I love how calm and daydream-y Michelle looks in the first half, but I feel like the whole image is split in the middle, with Laura and Konan looking a bit false and forced in the second half.

A Costume DramaFashion’s infatuation with the ladies of Downton Abbey
Editorial: ”Dance With a Stranger”Magazine: Love MagazineIssue: No. 8 - Autumn/Winter 2012Photographers: Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott    Fashion Editor: Katie Grand Hair Stylist: Julien d’Ys Make-Up: Lucia Pieroni Models (from left to right): Jason Morgan, actress Sophie McShera (Daisy Robinson in Downton Abbey), Justus Eisfeld, Eddie KlintWardrobe: Sophie wears a black chiffon embroidered dress designed by Frida Giannini for Gucci, Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection; headpiece by Julien d’YsPhoto/scan source: The Fashion Spot. Cleaned and edited by me.

A Costume DramaFashion’s infatuation with the ladies of Downton Abbey
Editorial: ”Dance With a Stranger”Magazine: Love MagazineIssue: No. 8 - Autumn/Winter 2012Photographers: Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott    Fashion Editor: Katie Grand Hair Stylist: Julien d’Ys Make-Up: Lucia Pieroni Model: actress Laura Carmichael (Lady Edith Crawley in Downton Abbey) Wardrobe: tulle and chiffon dress designed by Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen, Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear CollectionPhoto source: graziadaily.co.uk. Colors slightly edited by me.

A Costume DramaFashion’s infatuation with the ladies of Downton Abbey
Editorial: ”Dance With a Stranger”Magazine: Love MagazineIssue: No. 8 - Autumn/Winter 2012Photographers: Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott    Fashion Editor: Katie Grand Hair Stylist: Julien d’Ys Make-Up: Lucia Pieroni Models: actors Laura Carmichael and Rob James-Collier (Lady Edith Crawley and Thomas Barrow in Downton Abbey), Oliver Greenall Wardrobe: Laura wears embroidered tulle and chiffon dress by Marchesa with veil by Dolce & Gabbana; Rob wears white cotton wing-collared shirt by Brioni and black wool trousers by Tom Ford; Oliver wears black wool trousers by HermèsPhoto/scan source: The Fashion Spot. Cropped and edited by me.

A Costume DramaFashion’s infatuation with the ladies of Downton Abbey
Editorial: ”Dance With a Stranger”Magazine: Love MagazineIssue: No. 8 - Autumn/Winter 2012Photographers: Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott    Fashion Editor: Katie Grand Hair Stylist: Julien d’Ys Make-Up: Lucia Pieroni Models (from left to right): actresses Amy Nuttall, Joanne Froggatt and Sophie McShera (Ethel Parks, Anna Smith and Daisy Robinson in Downton Abbey) Wardrobe (from left to right): black embroidered dress designed by Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pier Paolo Piccioli for Valentino, Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection (see runway picture on style.com here); black feathered dress designed by Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen, Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection (see runway picture on style.com here); black chiffon and embroidered dress designed by Frida Giannini for Gucci, Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection (see runway picture on style.com here); tulle and feather headpieces all by Julien d’YsPhoto/scan source: The Fashion Spot. Cropped and edited by me.