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The Clothes Make the Character
"At the beginning, she's an uptight aristocrattailored and done-up," says Catherine Martin of Lady Sarah, whose outfits draw inspiration from the sportswear of the '30s. Martin says she created the looks from Baz Luhrman's vision, combined with research of the period. "We looked at women of Sarah's class and nationality and the designers of that period and then went to Nicole's home in Nashville and did a costume workshop 18 months before shooting," says Martin of the process.