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Costume Stories: This Week, Anna Nicole and House of Cards

Interesting costume design stories you might have missed this week.

Anna Nicole

‘A rags to riches tale of a pretty but plain girl growing up in small town Texas’, so says the strapline. Deborah Everton discusses her costuming of Agnes Bruckner as the tragic title character.

Mad Men

Janie Bryant looks back on season six and picks some choice cuts.

…and responds to questions on Twitter

House of Cards

Tom Broecker gives THR the lowdown on costuming Robin Wright and Kevin Spacey in the acclaimed (and brilliant) Netflix show. A nice companion piece to own our article HERE.

Christies auction

Check out the costume lots. $6,746 for Timothy Dalton’s top hat worn with that awful morning ensemble in Licence to Kill? Madness. $18,311 for Daniel Craig’s Brioni suit from Casino Royale? Slightly more sane.

Jason Statham

His hats from the movies. Very funny, the whole site is actually.

Game of Thrones

WORN analyses the sartorial differences between the first season of Game of Thrones and the first novel in the A Song of Fire and Ice series.

Bullitt

Steve McQueen’s tweed sports coat is up for sale. Go on, treat yourself.

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Capitol Couture profiles the man who set the girl aflame. Cinna’s inspiration for Katniss’ politically charged dress? The coal mines of District 12.

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