Ribbons on Film & TV

Papilionaceous weaves costume ribbons for film, theatre and television.Examples of our work can be seen here in: Libertador, Austenland, Poldark, Pride & Prejudice & Zombies, Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, Great Expectations, The Young Victoria, Pride & Prejudice, Little Dorrit.

Maria Teresa Bolivar (María Valverde) in Libertador (The Liberator) 2013.Costume Design by Sonia Grande. Silk ribbon: Papilionaceous.

Libertador (The Liberator)

Maria Teresa Bolivar (María Valverde) in Libertador (The Liberator) 2013. Costume Design by Sonia Grande Silk ribbon: Papilionaceous

Cast of Austenland, 2013 featuring Papilionaceous silk ribbon.


Austenland, 2013 Delighted that our silk ribbons make an appearance in Austenland, a romantic comedy about 30-something, single Jane Hayes. […]

Captain Poldark, end of episode 2 wearing braces made from Papilionaceous silk ribbon woven in Devon

Poldark Season 2

Ross Poldark is back. Season 2 now showing in the UK! It has new costume designers in Susannah Buxton and […]

Pride & Prejudice & Zombies

Kitty Bennet (Suki Waterhouse) wears pale green Papilionaceous bonnet ribbon in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies. Photo: Jay Maidment Save […]

Flora Greysteel (Lucinda Dryzek), Papilionaceous pink ribbon

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Flora Greysteel (Lucinda Dryzek) wears pink Papilionaceous silk bonnet ribbon in the 2015 BBC production. A limited quantity of souvenir […]

Ross Poldark wearing Papilionaceous silk ribbon braces.


Poldark ~ Season 1 Poldark Season 1, BBC/Mammoth Screen. Costume designer: Marianne Agertoft This ribbon is available in the Ribbon […]

Great Expectations

“Don’t come again. Even if she begs. Forget about this house and everyone in it…” Sarah Phelps’ gripping adaptation of […]

2009 – The Young Victoria

Emily Blunt wears not one, but two Papilionaceous ribbons in the 2009 film ‘The Young Victoria’ – for which Sandy […]

Pride & Prejudice

Pride & Prejudice 2005

“Rosamund Pike is obsessed with ribbons. She carries two or three ribbons with her wherever she goes”. (Joe Wright, Director […]

Little Dorrit 2008

Claire Foy (Amy Dorrit, centre) wears Papilionaceous in the 2008 BBC production of Little Dorrit. Emma Pierson (Fanny Dorrit) wearing […]