A Stitch in Time , A Stitch in Time : Charles II

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Charles II: Following the Stuart Restoration, Charles II had to craft a public image that reinforced him as the rightful head of the nation, while avoiding the extravagant displays that made his father unpopular. Amber Butchart journeys from an English stately home to the Palace of Versailles to understand the monarch credited with creating the three-piece suit.