Costume Stories: This Week, Jobs and Tootsie

This week’s costume design links and stories.

Tootsie

Very interesting video from late 2012 where Dustin Hoffman discusses his famous Tootsie costume and what the transformation meant to him.

Copper

The costumes in this 1865 set BBC America show look extraordinary.

Jobs

Brilliant www.fancydresscostumes.co.uk interview with costume designer Lisa Jensen about dressing Aston Kutcher as Steve Jobs.

The Cosby Show

Bill Cosby wants YOU. Vote for your favourite Cosby sweater!

Janie Bryant’s Hollywood

The Mad Men costume designer is getting her own weekly TV show, tasking wannabe designers to recreate a classic Hollywood look or celebrity’s signature style.

Disney Princesses

Given a ‘historically accurate’ makeover. Belle is charming.

Michael Wilkinson

Life story interview with the Costume Designer’s Guild.

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Trish Summerville at Comic Con, no doubt looking awesome.

Stylish Movies and TV Shows

Entertainment Weekly tell us how they chose their greatest. But what did they miss?

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