Brown paper packages tied up with string is how Julie Andrews sang it! BUT in Northanger Abbey, Catherine Morland's packages were tied up with ribbons. She goes shopping and comes out with boxes tied up with colored ribbons. Emma and I were awed by how fun that would be to have our shopping wrapped up like presents instead of in bags.
In reading over Masterpiece Theater's wonderful site, I found this about Felicity Jones who played Catherine:
. Jones will next appear in Brideshead Revisited alongside Emma Thompson.