Have you seen the fim “The Duchess“, it was recomposing from the salable novel, and was on show at 2008. This film tells the noble life of eighteen century and one capable ambitious girl named Georgiana Cavendish, she married the woman who was the only one who was not fascinated by her, for the family’s interests, then began her intricate life.
The gorgeous costumes are one big watching focus in the imperial film, surely the duchess all the same. The costumes of the film set off the Keira Knightley’s classic temperature more vivid, and the costume designer Michael AoKangNa must be the biggest hero. All the costumes in this film is made to measure, and the inspiration and creative concepts also very unique, so it give us a very royal visual feast.
So today, we could talk about the Victoria dress, as Michael said, this dress was usually used in some public occasions, so these dress could feel a little hale and hearty, in this dress, Michael adopt the blue and bronze colour as the basic colour, and in the dress’s hem use the cotton fabric apron, and match the yarn, when wearing it, could with one similar style hat, it would be very pertect. And the intelligent comes from the photo of George Anna, and in the photo she also wearing one black hat.
The green evening dress, this dress is the costume when the Georgiana went to Devonshire and meet the duck and Beth wearing, this dress could arouse the Georgiana more confidence and overbearing. This style of the dress is the very popular silk wrap coat at that time, the upper the the green colour, and skirt use the pink ribbon and with some bow, and finally match one topping hat, it heighten the dramatic effect/
As we know nowadays the very popular lolita dress is originate from the courts dress, so we could saw many lolita element in the costume of the film.