Why bringing again Carrie’s marriage ceremony costume on ‘And Simply Like That’ was ‘sophisticated’

And identical to that, Carrie Bradshaw’s notorious marriage ceremony costume is again.

In November, Sarah Jessica Parker was photographed filming “And Simply Like That” in her “Intercourse and the Metropolis” character’s unforgettable Vivienne Westwood bridal robe — and the design lastly made its triumphant return on the Season 2 premiere of the Max present Thursday.

Upon seeing the unique snaps from the set, followers puzzled if Carrie was getting married once more; in spite of everything, her former flame Aidan Shaw returns this season.

However because it seems, the present’s protagonist hauls out the robe for the Met Gala as an alternative, purchasing her personal cavernous closet for a celebration take care of the costume she’s meant to put on can’t be tailor-made in time.

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The traditional marriage ceremony robe obtained a brand new lease on life for the Max present.
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Carrie’s robe will get a serious makeover due to a dramatic cape and matching heels.
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Carrie wasn’t the one one having costuming issues; Parker, 58, advised Folks the present’s producers “weren’t solely sure that we may get the costume again” for the shoot.

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“It was in London and unearthing it was sophisticated — getting it by means of customs in time after which ensuring was this, in reality, the unique costume? The colour regarded completely different,” she stated.

And since Carrie first wore the robe for her failed nuptials with Mr. Massive, Parker added, she and the staff have been intent on altering the narrative surrounding the type.

Whereas she stored the polarizing blue chicken headpiece from the 2008 flick, Carrie styled it with a brand new teal-colored cape, gloves and pumps this time round.

“How would it not turn out to be one thing else?” Parker requested. “How would we layer it and provides it a brand new life and have it really feel trendy and alter the poetry that surrounded that costume from quite a lot of actually painful however necessary recollections that I don’t assume Carrie actually needed to let go of, particularly given this loss?

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SJP initially wore the robe within the first “Intercourse and the Metropolis” film in 2008.
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Carrie initially wore the robe to wed Mr. Massive earlier than he ditched her on the altar.
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The “Intercourse and the Metropolis” star additionally wasn’t positive she’d nonetheless match within the frock greater than a decade later, and referred to as it “terrifying to place it on.”

Fortunately, the costume labored out for each Carrie and SJP.

“And identical to that, I repurposed my ache,” Carrie defined in her voiceover throughout the episode, after giving new life to the beforehand cursed designer quantity.

It seems to be like every thing previous actually is new once more — together with “Intercourse and the Metropolis,” which lately celebrated its twenty fifth anniversary.