Nicola Coughlan, who performs Penelope on Bridgerton, has been working with stylist Aimée Croysdill for simply over a yr. However from the seems to be of their good outfit collaborations, it definitely looks as if it has been longer than that. The 34-year-old Irish star has such a manner of carrying beautiful robes and unbelievable assertion jewellery that you just simply know she’s a mode savant. No, it isn’t simply an act (regardless of her profession path indicating that she’s clearly good at that, too).
“Penelope’s wardrobe is so unimaginable, it is seemingly we have been impressed by her.”
I talked to Croysdill about simply how concerned Nicola is in the case of selecting clothes and dreaming up vogue moments for occasions, from the Golden Globes, the place she wore a yellow tulle masterpiece of a Molly Goddard robe with a dainty little black cardigan (under), to digital press, for which she chooses from the likes of Batsheva, The Vampire’s Spouse, and Simone Rocha. Forward, see a few of Aimée and Nicola’s most putting moments and be taught extra about their teamwork.
POPSUGAR: How lengthy have you ever been working with Nicola?
Aimée Crosydill: We began working collectively a yr in the past, however our pink carpets obtained canceled within the first lockdown, so we did not correctly get to make any vogue moments until November/December 2020, after we began the press tour for Bridgerton.
PS: Nicola appears to like voluminous ruffles and Victorian-inspired clothes. Do you’re feeling like she has ties to interval dressing due to her function on Bridgerton?
AC: I believe maybe we have been subconsciously impressed. We by no means set out for it to be that manner, however Penelope’s wardrobe is so unimaginable, it is seemingly we have been impressed by her.
PS: Penelope, Nicola’s Bridgerton character, is thought for sporting yellow all through the sequence. Does Nicola are inclined to favor any particular colours?
AC: We have no favored colours. Nicola has essentially the most superb complexion and might carry off something.
PS: Do you ever take affect from iconic actors, musicians, or figures from previous a long time whereas styling Nicola’s seems to be?
AC: Nicola quotes iconic actors rather a lot like Shirley MacLaine, Jean Harlow, Little Edie, and so on. I like the references she sends my manner. We collaborate on the whole lot, and it is such a enjoyable course of.
PS: Do you’ve got a favourite look you have styled of Nicola’s?
AC: Thus far my favourite continues to be the Simone Rocha look from The Late Late Present With James Corden [above] and one other Simone search for London Trend Week. The Golden Globes Molly Goddard look in all probability is available in joint first. Nicola serves seems to be so properly. She’s the dream.
PS: Any upcoming initiatives or occasions you are styling Nicola for that you could foreshadow?
AC: We’re doing one thing very sugary pink and bespoke, and I am unable to anticipate you all to see it!