Alright PBS. Downton Abbey starts tonight, and this is your chance to redeem yourself after killing all my favorite characters last season. I’m still not over it.
If you haven’t seen it, or somehow forgot, let’s recap what happened last season… Matthew and Mary finally get married and Edith again tries to fall in love. Sybil passes away while having a baby and Matthew and Mary get pregnant. With minutes left in the season finale we see Matthew and Mary overwhelmed with happiness at the birth of their son. Seconds later Matthew is happily driving down the road to share the good news when he is abruptly killed in a car accident. The End.
…commence yelling at the TV/PBS/Downton writers for ruining all the love…
Yes, I know the writers didn’t have a choice. It was the actor’s decision to leave, but, seriously?
Season 4 starts tonight on PBS at 9/8C and I’m looking forward to it. Since last season saw the long awaited wedding of Matthew and Mary I thought it would be fun to put together a little Downton Abbey wedding inspiration. If you’re into 1920’s vintage — this is a style you might want to try out. [Read more…]