There are many questions you can ask production or costume designers, but one of the hardest to answer is, "Can you pick one set or a single costume that was integral to the entire project?" Says…
Oscar-winning costume designer Colleen Atwood has made a career out of bringing fantasy to life through her lavish creations, but perhaps her most impressive feat is allowing the heroes of "Arrow,"…
The best designers realize that the best costumes can only truly pop when they're worn by talented actors. Take for example the witch outfit worn by Meryl Streep in "Into the Woods" or the wolf suit…
The fact that production designer Dennis Gassner and costume designer Colleen Atwood both hail from the American Northwest probably had little to do with the fact that they were both hired for "Into…
It’s like trying to ignore the elephant in the room, watching Richard Greenberg’s stage adaptation of Truman Capote’s 1958 novella Breakfast at Tiffany’s and trying not to think about Audrey…
By an uncanny coincidence, two films based on the 'Snow White' fairy tale landed noms in the Oscar race for achievement in costume design.
Six of the nine Oscar best picture nominees have earned nominations for the 15th annual Costume Designers Guild Awards.
After the Sundance Film Festival started generating criticism for turning into a Nascar-like promotional blitz for brands, marketers have become a little more savvy about how they generate buzz for…
Ask any filmmaker or actor to name the most essential skills a costume designer can have, and the answer is never an eye for color or an encyclopedic knowledge of fashion.
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Alice in Wonderland" costume designer Colleen Atwood believes she and helmer Tim Burton found themselves collaborating on eight of his films for some special reasons.