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Costume Stories: This Week, Boardwalk Empire & Rush

BAMF A well written and comprehensive site with a growing list of gents film/TV costume posts in the ‘get the look’ format. Like this a lot. Costume design, JK Rowling’s new Harry Potter movie, and the wizarding fashions of 1920s … Continue reading

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Costume in The Great Gatsby: Use Your Imagination

Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin bring us the twenties reloaded. Continue reading

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The Great Gatsby Costumes at Brooks Brothers in London

We visited Brooks Brothers to check out their costume display from The Great Gatsby. Continue reading

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Latest Trailer for The Great Gatsby: Fancy Clothes

The latest and probably last trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of The Great Gatsby before its début at Cannes. Continue reading

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Martin/Prada Great Gatsby Collaboration: Fashion as Costume?

The press love Prada’s involvement with The Great Gatsby, but exactly how much does this help the film’s costume design? Continue reading

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Prada Provided Carey Mulligan’s Gowns for The Great Gatsby

The best kept secret in costume design is finally out: Prada made Carey Mulligan’s gowns for The Great Gatsby. Continue reading

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The Great Gatsby Trailer: Roaring Costumes

In a week of exciting trailers, the first for director Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of The Great Gatsby must surely be the most thrilling of all. Continue reading

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First Official Gatsby Pics Bring the Money

Warner Bros. have released two images from The Great Gatsby. Not much to see, but it is difficult not to be drawn in by the promise of costume luxury. Continue reading

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Review: The Artist

If there is a more joyous film this year, we haven’t seen it. Continue reading

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The Artist: Interview with Mark Bridges

Clothes on Film talk exclusively to costume designer of The Artist, Mark Bridges. Continue reading

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Ready For My Close Up: Anna May Wong

Anna May Wong fused East and West against an ill-equipped backdrop of Hollywood cinema. Continue reading

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Boardwalk Empire: Women of the Empire

Margaret Schroeder is introduced as a world away from the ‘flapper’ set that would come to define the twenties. Continue reading