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Downton Abbey’s Michelle Dockery: “We wear Ugg boots under our dresses”

It's not always as glamorous as it seems.

By InStyle Magazine Jan 3, 2013 10:35PM

Photo: Nick Briggs/ITV for MASTERPIECE; Courtesy Photo
By Lindzi Scharf, InStyle magazine

The ladies of Downton Abbey always look buttoned up and classy, but they have a fashion trick up their sleeves—or, shall we say, under their dresses. “When it’s raining, we wear Ugg boots underneath our dresses," Michelle Dockery (who plays Lady Mary Crawley) told InStyle.com.

RELATED: Dockery on Downton Abbey Costumes

It’s not always as glamorous as it may seem!” Could she have worn them down the aisle when Mary wed Matthew Crawley (Dan Stevens), along with her hand-crafted gown and custom-made tiara? Now that’s a pairing! 

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Tune in to see what Dockery, Maggie Smith (Violet Crawley), and Elizabeth McGovern (Countess Cora) are all up to when the critically-acclaimed show returns to PBS on Sunday, January 6, at 9/8 c.

Plus, meet the entire cast by clicking through the gallery.

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Photo: Nick Briggs/ITV for MASTERPIECE; Courtesy Photo

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