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AJLT Responded To The Lehenga Controversy In Episode 6

But viewers are still critical of the way it was handled.

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Spoilers ahead: Episode 6 of HBO Max’s And Just Like That centers around Carrie’s move and friendship with Seema, as well as Miranda’s affair and Charlotte’s response. Ahead, find the most notable looks from the episode including one embroiled in controversy.

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Seema adds a modern flair to power dressing, rocking a perfectly tailored suit in head-to-toe leopard.
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Carrie opts for a slightly slouchy maroon suit with a black tank underneath to attend a plastic surgery consultation with Anthony.
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When Sarah Jessica Parker was spotted on the street wearing a lehenga while filming the show, it sparked a debate about whether the look constituted cultural appropriation. And Just Like That attempted to address the conversation in episode 6.
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While Seema assures Carrie that it's “cultural appreciation” since she was invited to celebrate Diwali at Seema’s family home, viewers are critical. Some pointed out that they call the look a sari, when in fact, Bradshaw was referring to — and ultimately wore — a lehenga.
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For a picnic in the park, Miranda goes for a shirtdress in black and white plaid with a twisted front for stylized appeal. Notably, this is the second episode in a row where she shies away from dressing in bold colors like usual.
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In true Carrie fashion, she wears an ornate straw hat adorned with purple fabric to shield herself from the sun in her apartment.
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Charlotte continues her posh, sophisticated streak in a floral print pussy bow blouse for their picnic in the park. Her bright colors and soft texture was a striking contrast to Carrie’s suit and Miranda’s plaid dress.
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Closing out the episode, Carrie re-discovers her roots in a red rosette dress and sash with an underskirt of tulle, worn with Big’s tuxedo jacket layered on top.