Enchanted Serenity of Period Films: Costume Designer for Downton Abbey - Susannah Buxton
This outfit was made for Maggie Smith as Violet in Downton Abbey. The fabric was created by reproducing an Edwardian print onto silk. The design was based on a jacket from the era.
Downton Abbey -great lines: 'No puedes ser tan contradictoria, abuela' ' Soy una mujer, Mary, puedo ser tan contradictoria como me apetezca ser'
Maggie Smith's character had all the best one liners, and she is one of my favorite characters!
Мэгги Смит, как Вайолет Кроули - Аббатство Даунтон, сезон 6
"I don't dislike him, I just don't like him. Which is quite different." -Dowager Countess from Downton Abbey
Dowager Countess: "At my age one must ration one's excitement..."
I'm not afraid to say that she has a scary resemblence (in appearance and manner) to my grandmother... 0_0
"No Englishman would dream of dying in someone else's house."The Right Honourable Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham... Dame Maggie Smith
Dame Maggie Smith as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham. Downton Abbey