Inspired by: The Hour

Is anyone else watching The Hour on BBC America?

 

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I’m obsessed with the look of this show. The sets, costumes and hair and make up are so styling. 1950′s Britain is my current design inspiration for fashion/home decor/tabletop.

The main character Bel rocks some chic short, bouncy hair and great pencil skirt + cardigan outfits. Not to mention she is wicked smart and produces a TV news program. No bored housewives drinking red wine for lunch on this show.

Her best friend Freddy is not too bad to look at either as he is investigating a murder.

It’s all very exciting friends, such a well written and smart program. I think you will like it, certainly the look of the show at least.

These tastemakers like the show as well.

 

xo,
LEH

7 Comments on Inspired by: The Hour

  1. DH
    September 27, 2011 at 8:01 am (3 years ago)

    I like it too, wife. You know I love those clever Brits and I wish I had Freddy’s hair.

  2. Julie & Lauren
    September 27, 2011 at 9:24 am (3 years ago)

    I’ll have to check it out!!! Looks so cool.

  3. {av}
    September 27, 2011 at 12:43 pm (3 years ago)

    I had NOT heard about this show yet–I tuned in for Pan Am, but I love finding other shows about one of my favorite eras in American history :) hope you’re having a great week–and thanks for the intro! xoxo {av} | {long distance loving}

  4. Mary Sullivan
    September 27, 2011 at 3:17 pm (3 years ago)

    Lydia, When is it on?

  5. applesandonions
    September 28, 2011 at 8:10 am (3 years ago)

    Hi Gram, It is on Wednesday’s at 10pm on BBC America

  6. Greg Ellison
    October 4, 2011 at 5:39 am (3 years ago)

    Lelo, if they don’t have really bad accents I will check this out, thanks for the heads up.

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