The Costume Designers Guild has added an annual category of competition for commercials with an entry deadline of Jan. 1. Kudos for the new excellence in commercial costume design category will be announced March 16 at the fifth annual Costume Designer Guild Awards, to be held at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel. Nominations will be announced in mid-January.
(To submit short takes, contact Geoff Berkshire at (323) 965-4412 or gberkshire@reedbusiness. com.)