In her fourth season on screen, Olivia Pope's legacy is already enduring. There's the giant goblet of wine, the assured strut, and that iconic white Burberry trench. For the clothes, which have taken on something of a side-fanship on their own, we have Emmy-winning costume designer Lyn Paolo to thank.
Olivia Pope, America's favorite political fixer from ABC's ridiculously addictive Scandal, is a badass mess — but, who cares, it's crazy entertaining and she always looks amazing. For the people out there who are looking to pull off "Washington D.C. HBiC", her modern feminine wardrobe is perfection. Of course, it…
In an interview with CNN, costume designer Lyn Paolo — who works on ABC's Scandal — explains how she dresses Kerry Washington for the part of Olivia Pope, the D.C. "fixer" based on real-life crisis management expert Judy Smith.