In chapter twenty-two of Retribution, Catharine has her two daughters, Mathilde and Agnes for breakfast on Christmas Eve.
The night dresses and peignoirs worn by Mathilde and Agnes were inspired by these costume worn by Holliday Granger and Sophie McShera as Anastasia and Drizella Tremaine in Cinderella.
As well as these costumes from a Paris Opera Ballet production of Prokofiev’s Cinderella
Mathilde’s nightgown and peignoir were taken from these from the period.
Agnes’s nightgown and peignoir were taken from these.
Again I took to the Tremaine sisters for inspiration when it comes to Mathilde and Agnes’s next outfits.
which were taken from these costumes worn by Holliday Granger and Sophie McShera.
Mathilde’s dress was modeled after this one
And Agnes’s dress was modeled after this one.
I then looked to Lady Tremaine for an out for their mother, Catharine.
I took Catharine’s sweater/skirt ensemble from Marianne from Fintage.net
Catharine wears snowflake esque silver diamond jewelry
Mimi visits them on Christmas Eve
The color scheme of Mimi’s dress comes from this fashion plate from the 1920s, the dress on the right.
The shape of the dress was taken from this one from the period.
Mimi also wears snowflake inspired jewelry
When Marianne arrives at her aunt’s house, she is greeted by Annette the maid.
Annette’s uniform was taken from this drawing.
That night, the family goes to midnight mass.
Catharine and Mimi’s coats come from this fashion plate from the period.
Catharine’s outer wear was also influenced by this coat and hat worn by Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary Crawley in Downton Abbey.
Mimi’s hat and collar were taken from this fashion plate.
Agnes’s outer wear was taken from this photograph
Agnes’s coat and hat comes from this period photograph, it’s the one on the right.
Adele also attends midnight mass with her sister Charlotte and nieces Aimee and Desiree.
Adele’s dress was taken from this one worn by Joanna David as Mrs. de Winter in Rebecca.
Charlotte’s was taken from this one from the period
Charlotte’s whole outfit was taken from the Barbie Fashion Model Collection dolls Gay Parisienne and Parisienne Pretty
Their coats and hats also come from the same period photograph I got Mathilde’s from. Charlotte is in the center, Adele is on the left.
Aimee and Desire wear matches dressed taken from this for the American Girl Ruthie doll and matching coats and hats taken from Ruthie’s friend kit.
After mass, Charlotte and Adele put the two little girls to bed.
The two little girls where matching pink pajamas, again borrowed from Ruthie.
On Christmas Day, Marianne goes with Maude, Augustin’s aunt, to visit Augustin in prison.
Maude’s dress and hat were taken from these reproductions
Her coat was taken from this one worn by Sophie McShera as Daisy Mason in Downton Abbey.
That night, Marianne’s neighbor Louise hosts an open house.
Louise’s dress was copied from this reproduction.
Her hat was copied from this one.
She wears her hair in a style like this.
Charles’s friend Sarah drops by for cocktails the evening before New Year’s Eve.
Sarah’s dress was copied from this one made for a Ruthie American Girl Doll.
Her jacket and hat were taken from these worn by Laura Carmichael as Lady Edith Crawley on Downton Abbey
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