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  • Sarah Finch as Arabella Allen wearing a red and white striped dress in the 1985 mini-series "The Pickwick Papers."
    • BBC

    The Pickwick Papers

    1985

    Costume seen on Sarah Finch as Arabella Allen

  • Lynda Bellingham as Mrs. Lupin wearing a red and white striped dress in the 1994 mini-series "Martin Chuzzlewit."
    • BBC

    Martin Chuzzlewit

    1994

    Costume seen on Lynda Bellingham as Mrs. Lupin

  • An uncredited extra wearing a red and white striped dress in the 1994 mini-series "Middlemarch."
    • BBC

    Middlemarch

    1994

    Costume seen on an uncredited extra

  • Justine Waddell as Molly Gibson wearing a red and white striped dress in the 1999 mini-series "Wives and Daughters."
    • BBC

    Wives and Daughters

    1999

    Costume seen on Justine Waddell as Molly Gibson

  • Carolyn Pickles as Mrs. Dickens wearing a red and white striped dress in the 2003 film "Hans Christian Andersen: My Life as a Fairy Tale."
    • Hallmark Entertainment

    Hans Christian Andersen: My Life as a Fairy Tale

    2003

    Costume seen on Carolyn Pickles as Mrs. Dickens

  • Jemma Redgrave as Mary Arnold wearing a red and white striped dress in the 2005 film "Tom Brown's Schooldays."
    • ITV

    Tom Brown's Schooldays

    2005

    Costume seen on Jemma Redgrave as Mary Arnold

  • Emma Pierson as Fanny Dorrit wearing a red and white striped dress in the 2008 mini-series "Little Dorrit."
    • BBC

    Little Dorrit

    2008

    Costume seen on Emma Pierson as Fanny Dorrit

  • Charlotte Gainsbourg as Brigitte wearing a red and white striped dress in the 2012 film "Confession of a Child of the Century."
    • Les Films du Veyrier

    Confession of a Child of the Century

    2012

    Costume seen on Charlotte Gainsbourg as Brigitte

  • An extra wearing a red and white striped dress in the 2014 film "Mr. Turner."
    • Amusement Park Films

    Mr. Turner

    2014

    Costume seen on an extra

  • Olivia Cooke as Becky Sharp wearing a red and white striped dress in the 2018 mini-series "Vanity Fair."
    • ITV

    Vanity Fair

    2018

    Costume seen on Olivia Cooke as Rebbeca (Becky) Sharp

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About the Costume

It’s always interesting when a costume is not just recycled and found two or three times, but when it is found again and again, numerous times over the years. This red striped dress has been in use in film and television for over thirty years now and has been seen at least ten times.

The first known usage for the gown was in 1985 on Sarah Finch as Arabella Allen in The Pickwick Papers. Next, it was used in 1994 on Lynda Bellingham as Mrs. Lupin in a production of Martin Chuzzlewit. It was used again in 1994 on an uncredited extra in Middlemarch. It was seen in 1999 in Wives and Daughters on Justine Waddell as Molly Gibson, then in 2003 on Carolyn Pickles as Mrs. Dickens in Hans Christian Anderson: My Life As a Fairy Tale. In 2005 it was seen on Jemma Redgrave as Mary Arnold in Tom Brown’s Schooldays, and then in 2008 on Emma Pierson as Fanny Dorrit in Little Dorrit. In 2012 the gown was spotted in Confession of a Child of the Century on Charlotte Gainsbourg as Brigitte. In 2014 the costume was worn by an extra in Mr. Turner, and most recently it was seen on Olivia Cooke as Becky Sharp in the 2018 Vanity Fair.

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About the Costume

It’s always interesting when a costume is not just recycled and found two or three times, but when it is found again and again, numerous times over the years. This red striped dress has been in use in film and television for over thirty years now and has been seen at least ten times.

The first known usage for the gown was in 1985 on Sarah Finch as Arabella Allen in The Pickwick Papers. Next, it was used in 1994 on Lynda Bellingham as Mrs. Lupin in a production of Martin Chuzzlewit. It was used again in 1994 on an uncredited extra in Middlemarch. It was seen in 1999 in Wives and Daughters on Justine Waddell as Molly Gibson, then in 2003 on Carolyn Pickles as Mrs. Dickens in Hans Christian Anderson: My Life As a Fairy Tale. In 2005 it was seen on Jemma Redgrave as Mary Arnold in Tom Brown’s Schooldays, and then in 2008 on Emma Pierson as Fanny Dorrit in Little Dorrit. In 2012 the gown was spotted in Confession of a Child of the Century on Charlotte Gainsbourg as Brigitte. In 2014 the costume was worn by an extra in Mr. Turner, and most recently it was seen on Olivia Cooke as Becky Sharp in the 2018 Vanity Fair.

It’s always interesting when a costume is not just recycled and found two or three times, but when it is found again and again, numerous times over the years. This red striped dress has been in use in film and television for over thirty years now and has been seen at least ten times.

The first known usage for the gown was in 1985 on Sarah Finch as Arabella Allen in The Pickwick Papers. Next, it was used in 1994 on Lynda Bellingham as Mrs. Lupin in a production of Martin Chuzzlewit. It was used again in 1994 on an uncredited extra in Middlemarch. It was seen in 1999 in Wives and Daughters on Justine Waddell as Molly Gibson, then in 2003 on Carolyn Pickles as Mrs. Dickens in Hans Christian Anderson: My Life As a Fairy Tale. In 2005 it was seen on Jemma Redgrave as Mary Arnold in Tom Brown’s Schooldays, and then in 2008 on Emma Pierson as Fanny Dorrit in Little Dorrit. In 2012 the gown was spotted in Confession of a Child of the Century on Charlotte Gainsbourg as Brigitte. In 2014 the costume was worn by an extra in Mr. Turner, and most recently it was seen on Olivia Cooke as Becky Sharp in the 2018 Vanity Fair.

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  • Sue Peck

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  1. I was watching Tom Brown’s Schooldays and spotted this dress on Jemma Redgrave as Mary Arnold. I couldn’t find a picture, but the dress was absolutely the same one. Keep up the fun website!

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  1. I was watching Tom Brown’s Schooldays and spotted this dress on Jemma Redgrave as Mary Arnold. I couldn’t find a picture, but the dress was absolutely the same one. Keep up the fun website!

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  1. I was watching Tom Brown’s Schooldays and spotted this dress on Jemma Redgrave as Mary Arnold. I couldn’t find a picture, but the dress was absolutely the same one. Keep up the fun website!

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