Costume Stories and Links

Costume Stories, This Week: True Detective and The Flash

Costume catch up time.

Puttin’ on the Glitz

Clothes on Film editor Christopher Laverty will be teaming up with the incomparable Amber Jane Butchart for an exciting talk at the British Library.

Man of Steel

Michael Wilkinson talks about his design process on the film, plus his overall approach to costuming in general at this LACMA event. For Tyranny of Style, Brianne Gillen records the details.


Carlo Poggioli’s costume sketches and character info. Looks good, but will probably save reading this until after watching. Due 21st.


First look at the trenchcoat wearing, Sting-alike lead character for NBC’s new television series.

True Detective

Costume designer Jenny Eagan talks about keeping it subtle for the biggest TV event of the year so far.

Game of Thrones

Vanity Fair’s of the best costume looks so far, plus a sneak peek at those to come. Where’s April already?!


Hello Tailor has finally got around to analysing the season 1 costumes. Worth the wait, of course. Part 2 follows soon apparently.

The Flash

First reveal of the costume for this upcoming TV series by Colleen Atwood no less. How does it look? Kind of like you might expect to be honest. But Atwood doing superhero TV? Come on, that is cool.

American Hustle

Key costumer Honah Lee Milne on retaining Amy Adams’ modesty (just!) in those very revealing outfits.

You can watch Game of Thrones seasons 1-3 at Amazon Instant Video.

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