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Costume Stories, This Week: Thor: The Dark World and Reign

An American Werewolf in London A screening at the Billy Wilder theater in Los Angeles on the 26th, with Deborah Nadoolman Landis in attendance to sign copies of her book ‘Hollywood Costume’ (we’re in that!). Shawna Trpcic It’s question time … Continue reading

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Costume Stories, This Week: American Hustle and Versace

Costume titbits you may have missed. America Hustle Tom and Lorenzo cast their expert eyes over the American Hustle character posters. Costumer of Awesome Who is the Costumer of Awesome? Whoever he/she is they clearly work in the business and … Continue reading

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Costume Stories: This Week, Clueless and The Newsroom

It was a busy week in costume. Continue reading

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Moviescope Interview with Deborah Nadoolman Landis

Deborah Nadoolman Landis discusses her Hollywood Costume exhibition at the V&A. Continue reading

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Clothes on Film Chapter for Hollywood Costume book

Forgive the self-promotion as we draw your attention to Clothes on Film’s inclusion in book ‘Hollywood Costume’ edited by Deborah Nadoolman Landis. Continue reading

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Hollywood Costume Exhibition Opens at the V&A in London

A rundown of why Hollywood Costume at the V&A is the best event you will see all year. Continue reading

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FilmCraft: Costume Design – A New Book by Deborah Nadoolman Landis

Not the only book you should buy about costume design, but probably the best. Continue reading

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Hollywood Costume Exhibition Coming to V&A

Hollywood costume comes to London’s Victoria & Albert Museum in the most exciting exhibition of its type ever announced. Continue reading

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Coming to America: Prints & Turbans in Contemporary Fashion

Two trends in women’s fashion for 2011 are prints and turbans, empathised in the film Coming to America. Continue reading