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Doctor Who: A Contemporary Costume Evolution

Doctor Who, the quirky British sci-fi television series about a time travelling alien and his friends, premiered in 1963. Since then there have been twelve Doctors (and a War Doctor), each with their own unique looks to match their unique … Continue reading

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Boardwalk Empire: Cometh the Dandiest Man

There is a man on Boardwalk Empire with even more sartorial presence than Nucky Thompson; That man is Chalky White. Continue reading

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Review: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

A classy, very British affair. Continue reading

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Sean Connery in Dr. No: The Template For 007

Matt Spaiser, creator of The Suits of James Bond blog, analyses the style of 007 in the film that started it all – Dr. No. Continue reading

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Doctor Who: Interview With Costume Designer Ray Holman

Ray Holman chats exclusively about dressing Matt Smith as the new Doctor. Continue reading

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The Fortune: Costume Guide – Dressing Soft For Murder

The Fortune is as pleasing to the eye as it is funny. Smart and loose casual elegance with a lot of silk and herringbone. Continue reading