Costume Stories and Links

Costume Stories: This Week, Downton Abbey & Breaking Bad

This week’s costume biggies.

The Great Race

Karen Noske analyses the exceptional work of Edith Head for Natalie Wood.

Breaking Bad

Emma Fraser looks at Lydia’s blue coat (and her influence on Todd’s clothing) in recent episodes.

Downton Abbey

Caroline McCall keeps the Downton ladies covered up.

Kristin M. Burke

The veteran costume designer tackles the increasing problem of internet haters critiquing work they do not understand.

Cinema and Clothes

By Dal Chodha, with a teeny contribution by yours truly.


Much better interview with costume designer Julian Day than the last one we linked to.

Masters of Sex

Ane Crabtree on her late 1950s designs for the Showtime drama.

And a bit more from THR

© 2013 – 2018, Lord Christopher Laverty.