Style Stealer: Bel Rowley’s Fab ’50s Look On “The Hour”
Jessica Wakeman / August 31, 2011
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The '50s is one of the more underrated decades in fashion, oft-overshadowed by its successor, the '60s. I fell in love with white gloves, A-line skirts, red lipstick, tweed and stockings (always stockings!) on authentic '50s TV shows like "I Love Lucy." Ladies always looked so darn classy. Now I'm falling in love all over again the clothes of the era worn by Bel Rowley on BBC America's new show, "The Hour." In sheath dresses and red lipstick,the actress Romola Garai plays a young women producing a political television in postwar London. My wardrobe department lust is bubbling at "Mad Men" proportions!
After the jump, how to channel your inner Bel Rowley: