This rainy, gloomy-looking day deserved a gloomy “Look-of-the-Day,” and who are more prepared for inclement weather and utter heartbreak than the British?! (We’re kidding, our editors are complete Anglophiles here at theSkinnyStiletto.) This “Tuesday Twosome” is none other than the gorgeous onscreen couple, Keira Knightley and James McAvoy as Cecilia and Robbie, in Atonement. Our first post was about Keira’s infamous green gown from this motion picture, so it’s not surprising we featured the Jacqueline Durran fashion again. Here, Cecilia is sporting a 1940s navy blue trench coat and matching hat over her nurse’s uniform, while Robbie has on his British military uniform. What’s sexier than people dedicating their lives to a cause higher than themselves? Nothing. (Well, some horrible paths of fate led them to their roles, but still.) Despite the couple’s lovely Oscar-nominated clothing, you want to cry just looking at their extremely plangent faces and knowing what awaits them.
May 17, 2011
This entry was posted on Tuesday, May 17th, 2011 at 8:39 pm and tagged with Atonement, British, costume design, fashion, Jacqueline Durran, James McAvoy, Keira Knightley, military, navy, Oscar, style and posted in Look-of-the-Day, Tuesday Twosome. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed.
Join Us on Facebook!
The Style Archive
- 197,424 hits
- Add blog to our directory.
Skinny Tags50th anniversary 1930s 1940s Academy Award Academy Awards Alexander McQueen Anne Hathaway Audrey Hepburn birthday black and white black sunglasses Blake Lively blue Breakfast at Tiffany's Brian Atwood British Burberry Christian Louboutin Christmas Comic-Con comic book costume design dress Edith Head engagement fashion floral French Givenchy Gossip Girl gown gowns green hat Holly Golightly Hunger Games Ireland Irish Jennifer Lawrence Judianna Makovsky Kate Middleton Katniss Keira Knightley nautical navy New York Oscars pink pink dress premiere Princess Catherine Prince William pumps quote Rachel McAdams Ralph Lauren red Red Carpet royal royal wedding Sarah Jessica Parker Sex and the City Spring St. Patrick's Day stilettos style suit summer trench coat Valentine's Day Victoria Beckham wedding white winter yellow