It’s beloved by women around the world, making this a natural step for Downton Abbey:
Carnival Films, the production company behind the British drama, will soon be launching a fashion line inspired by Lady Mary and company.
Retailers in England have reported a boom in sales of capes, cravats and arm-length gloves ever since the ITV hit premiered in 2010, CNBC reports, with Carnival Films’ managing director Gareth Neame saying the show’s brand will launch some time this year.
The line will include everything from “fashion, apparel and homeware to wallpapers, beauty products and stationary,” said Neame, who also serves as the program’s executive producer.
We can all raise a cup of tea to this news, can’t we?
The season three premiere of Downton Abbey was viewed by 7.9 million Americans on PBS, while Downton Abbey Season 4 will debut in Great Britain this fall.