And along with the film’s romance and drama come some stunning late-1920s fashions.
Anna Robbins, who has designed the cast’s costumes since the television series, returned for “A New Era” to dress the Dowager Countess, Lady Mary, Tom Branson, and other familiar favorites in a range of elaborate period clothing.
We first met the residents of “Downton Abbey” in 1912, with the characters’ wardrobes evolving as the years moved on to the ’20s.
Now, with the second flick taking place at the dawn of the ’30s, some bigger style changes are in store for the Crawleys and their staff.
From a Vogue-inspired wedding gown to the first-ever “Downton” swimsuit moment, we’re sharing a few of our favorite behind-the-scenes fashion facts from the set, below.