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

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Award-winning costume designer Ane Crabtree discusses why the clothing she's created has been embraced by women's rights protesters around the world.  25:04

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Award-winning costume designer Ane Crabtree discusses why the clothing she's created has been embraced by women's rights protesters around the world.  16:49

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

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