The 7th Annual Costume Designers Guild Awards

Kurt Russell, Goldie Hawn (photo by Getty Images)

Kurt Russell, Goldie Hawn
Marcia Cross (photo by Getty Images)

Marcia Cross
Taylor Hackford, Helen Mirren (photo by Getty Images)

Taylor Hackford, Helen Mirren

Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen wheeled a clothing rack onstage at the 7th Annual Costume Designers Guild awards Feb. 19 at the Beverly Hilton, quipping, “This is just a small sample of the costumes that we’ve stolen over the years.” The crowd — all feathers and glitter — clearly got the joke.

The perky pair weren’t the only non-designers who came out. Kurt Russell, Dustin Hoffman and Rachel Griffiths lauded the folks who put clothes on their backs, and Mike Nichols honored designer Anthea Sylbert.

Then there was Carrie Fisher, who awarded her mother, Debbie Reynolds, who has for decades collected classic Hollywood costumes — over 4,000 of them – but is unable to find a home for them. Chided Fisher: “Famous people … need to give back to the business that made them famous, not shit on it.”

James Ivory, Ismail Merchant (photo by Getty Images)

James Ivory, Ismail Merchant
Mike Nichols, Anthea Sylbert (photo by Getty Images)

Mike Nichols, Anthea Sylbert
Kristen Bell, Sal Perez (photo by Getty Images)

Kristen Bell, Sal Perez

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