The series takes place in early 20th century England - it covers the first World War and the decade that follows, depicting the post-war experiences of a wealthy aristocratic family struggling to socially modernize with the times. Right now, they're airing the 3rd season but you can catch up on all the 1st and 2nd Season episodes online at Hulu.com. Well worth a view for anyone who loves history, fashion, design, or just a great storyline.
Now that I've gushed about the show, here is a gorgeous photo of the 3 sisters of the family that the show revolves around:
What are you thoughts? Do you like these colors in interior design? Any other Downton devotees out there?