Photos are underway for The crownis the fifth season, and the costumes promise to be unsurpassed. Elizabeth Debiki, of whom you may remember The night manager or The Great Gatsby, is set to play Princess Dayana in the early 1930s. (She takes on the role of Emma Corinne, who played the icon in the 80’s.) Thanks to the images of the paparazzi, we have a brief look at perhaps The royalIt is the most famous outfit, second only to her wedding dress: her “revenge dress”.
But first, a little background. Princess Diana attended a gala at the famous Serpentine Gallery on June 29, 1994, wearing a black dress with open shoulders by Christina Stambolyan, a Greek designer who created her brand in London. Earlier in the day, a documentary aired in which Prince Charles admitted to having an affair during his marriage to Diana. The moment of the event, where the princess looked stunning, made people call her appearance a “revenge dress”.
Now, 27 years later, Debbie has recreated the outfit with incredible precision, including her hair, jewelry, dress and see-through tights. Scroll down to see the tribute and shop for pieces to emulate yourself.