The Handmaid's Tale costume designer Ane Crabtree on the feminist power of fashion

Award-winning costume designer Ane Crabtree discusses why the clothing she's created has been embraced by women's rights protesters around the world.
This image released by Hulu shows Elisabeth Moss as Offred in a scene from The Handmaid's Tale. Moss was nominated for an Emmy Award for outstanding lead actress in a drama series on July 13, 2017. The Emmy Awards ceremony, airing Sept. 17 on CBS, will be hosted by Stephen Colbert. (George Kraychyk/Hulu/Associated Press)

Award-winning costume designer Ane Crabtree discusses her work on the TV adaptation of A Handmaid's Tale, and why the show's red cloaks and white bonnets have been adopted by protesters around the world to make a dramatic statement on women's rights.

— Produced by Stuart Berman

Costume designer Ane Crabtree in the q studio in Toronto, Ont. (Vivian Rashotte/CBC)


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