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The New Batsuit Reveal: Cute But Sinewy

The top half of Ben Affleck’s new Batsuit has been revealed, as created by costume designer Michael Wilkinson for the barely in production Batman vs. Superman. At first this black and white Bats looks kind of pettable, thanks to those … 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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Costume Stories: This Week, Look of Love and Man of Steel

The week’s costume stories and links. Continue reading

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Michael Wilkinson Discusses Costume Design in Man of Steel

Man of Steel costume designer reveals fascinating insight about the film.
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Wilkinson's Superman suit designed for Man of Steel. Intended as something of an 'underlayer' for Kryptonians. © 2013 Lord Christopher Laverty. All rights reserved.

Man of Steel? Underwear of Steel More Like

Superman’s new costume is underwear with a cape. Continue reading

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Costume Stories: This Week, Much Ado and Superman

Costume links of the week. Continue reading

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Iron Man 3: A Different Kind of Suit

Spoiler warning: We examine the use of suits, iron or otherwise, in Iron Man 3 to conceal and recreate identity. 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