Hey Frocktalkers!! It’s starting to get bananas around here – holiday season is in full swing, and I’ve just started a new job. I’ve been posting cool articles about costumes like crazy on Twitter – follow me @Frocktalk – and I am going to recap some of the highlights here for you now.
Interesting – Food Network’s new show features costume designers, airing 12-30-12 at 8P/7C – the show is called SUGAR DOME!! I want to see a cake dress!!! Looks like fun.
LA Times piece about Deborah Nadoolman Landis’ new book about Hollywood Costume Sketches – it’s a beautiful book, BTW!
Beautiful article about Deborah Nadoolman Landis – advocate for costumes!
LA Times article about costumes in the Awards-contending films
Another LA Times article (Go, LAT!) about costumes becoming fashion trends… (continued after the jump)
An interesting costume exhibit in Orange County – see it on your winter break!
Nice interview with costume designer Mark Bridges about Silver Linings Playbook and The Master
Lovely Featurette about the costume design of Les Miserables – Paco Delgado, dsgr
Julie Weiss talks with the Wall Street Journal about her HITCHCOCK costumes
Our friends over at In Contention ponder who might be nominated for costumes…
Obituary of David C. Copley, huge advocate of costume design, and founder of the David C. Copley Center for the Study of Costume Design at UCLA. Rest in Peace & thank you.
NY Times article about the fabulous Hollywood Costume exhibit at the V & A in London – see it before it closes on January 27!
From GQ magazine – Costume Designers dish on their fave menswear costumes
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