costumes

Film

in 'blackkklansman' clothing reflects both racism and resistance

Costume designer Marci Rodgers was researching the KKK and black power activists as the Charlottesville riot unfolded.
Hannah Ongley
8.13.18
Fashion

‘sorry to bother you’ is an afro-punk fashion masterpiece

Costume designer Deirdra Elizabeth Govan injects political history — and giant MURDER earrings — into looks for a late capitalist dystopia.
Hannah Ongley
7.9.18
Fashion

9 otherworldly fashion items from the david bowie is exhibit

We scoured the Brooklyn Museum for the Starman's most stunning stage looks, from that iconic Union Jack coat by Alexander McQueen to scrappy tees by the Deth Killers of Bushwick.
Brittany Natale
3.6.18
Halloween

put a hex on that sexy witch costume, this is your alt guide to halloween

How to navigate halloween costumes in 2017? This is the year to step. it. up.
Sophie Peacock
10.27.17
Berlin

jean paul gaultier on making his childhood dreams come true

Ahead of the opening of The One, a stage production with costumes designed by Jean Paul Gaultier, we speak to the famous provocateur about the inspirations and ideas behind the clothes.
Nadja Sayej
9.26.16
Music

designer turned visual artist hannah marshall on leaving fashion for music

Hannah first caught our eye showing at LFW and designing clothes for the likes of Florence, Savages and Janet Jackson. Since then, via the loveliest love story with Romy from The xx and endless adventures touring the world together, she’s now a visual...
Francesca Dunn
3.10.16
Culture

5 leading man halloween costumes: from edward scissorhands to do the right thing

You can dig out that old Superman leotard from your storage bin for the third year in a row or, as we suggest, take this Halloween to impress your friends with your originality and cultural literacy. The silver screen has long served as a full-proof...
i-D Staff
10.30.15
Fashion

the ultimate game of thrones finale fashion recap

As season five of the bloody series comes to an end, i-D examines the looks that mattered, from Arya's burlap dress and human mask to the Sand Snakes' rainbow gowns.
Charleton Lamb
6.16.15