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Tailoring The Wolf of Wall Street

There is a problem with the costumes in The Wolf of Wall Street, and it has nothing to do with the film itself but the coverage they have received. Namely, that this coverage is incorrect. Articles such as this one … Continue reading

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The Wolf of Wall Street Trailer: Expensive Bad Taste

The Wolf of Wall Street trailer brings wide pinstripe suits and revolting ties. Continue reading

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Costume Designer Richard Bruno Has Died

The man who dressed Goodfellas, costume designer Richard Bruno, has died aged 87. Continue reading

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Exclusive Boardwalk Empire Costume Design Clip

A brief but worthwhile and exclusive clip about the costume design of Boardwalk Empire. Continue reading

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Review: Hugo – With Exclusive Insight From Sandy Powell

Hugo is Scorsese’s monument to wonder and excitement. Here Sandy Powell exclusively explains her costume choices to Clothes on Film. Continue reading

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Boardwalk Empire Trailer Hits. Can. Not. Wait.

The full trailer for HBO’s Boardwalk Empire arrives. Period costume fans, set your jaw to dropped. Continue reading

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The Young Victoria: Costume Designer Interview

To coincide with Emily Blunt’s Golden Globe nomination for The Young Victoria, here is a revealing interview with the film’s costume designer Sandy Powell. Continue reading