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Fashion Professors to Talk "Downton Abbey" Styles
January 4, 2013
With the latest installment of the hit PBS TV series "Downton Abbey" about to appear on American TV screens, Lasell Fashion Professors Lynn Blake and Jill Carey will give a talk about the evolving styles of the hit series next week. Blake, chair of the Fashion Department, and Carey, curator of the Lasell Fashion Collection, will speak Jan. 8 at 7:30 p.m. at the Fisher School in Westwood for a special program hosted by the Westwood Historical Society on the "Ladies of Downton Abbey."
The third season of the Downton Abbey series, which begins January 6, will chronicle social changes of the 1920s, including changes in the way that the ladies of the estate dress.
The Historical Society is located at the Fisher School at 830 High Street in Westwood.