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'The Crown' has entered Diana's glorious revenge-fashion era

By Ashley Fetters Maloy

10 Nov 2022 · 5 min read

Editor's Note

Princess Diana's fashion has been a cultural spectacle for decades. This Washington Post article explores her "revenge" looks post divorce.

The savviest viewers spotted the collision course years ago.

"The Crown" was a series about the British royal family, and one that took clothes seriously. Princess Diana, who also took clothes seriously, was suddenly looming in the Netflix series timeline. Soon, it was hardly a question of whether the "revenge dress" would make an appearance, but rather a question of when.

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