costumes

Film

Empire Records is the box office bust turned stylish cult classic

Even 25 years on, the movie's costumes perfectly depict its oddly lovable characters.
Marie Lodi
9.22.20
Fashion

10 iconic celebrity looks to recreate for halloween

This spooky szn we suggest revisiting the early 00s for the unforgettable fashion that was so bad it was good.
Leah Thomas
10.23.19
Fashion

15 years later, 'mean girls' style is still fetch

What it means to dress like a Plastic according to the movie's costume designer Mary Jane Fort.
Marie Lodi
4.30.19
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
8.10.18
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
7.6.18
Fashion

kansai yamamoto can’t name a single david bowie song

At the Brooklyn Museum last night, the radical Japanese designer talked making Bowie's most iconic costumes, and why he prefers color to music.
Hannah Ongley
5.18.18
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
3.5.18
Think Pieces

10 highly specific halloween costumes for fashion freaks

You’re not Sexy Fake News — you’re Carrie Bradshaw’s iconic newsprint Dior dress by John Galliano, duh! From a controversial runway collection to fashion’s least expected It Bag, here are 10 timely Halloween costumes for sartorial superfans.
Hannah Ongley
10.27.17
Fashion

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
News

the best celebrity halloween costumes of 2016

From Marc Jacobs's iron-pumping female body builder to Kylie Jenner's hardcore homage to X-Tina, find out who seriously stepped up to the costume challenge this Halloweekend.
Salvatore Maicki
11.1.16
fashion interviews

costume drama: self perform are bringing club fantasies into the daylight

Inspired by performers, party monsters, fashion nerds and eccentrics, this Melbourne label is throwing away notions of “appropriate” dressing and taking costumes out of the dress up box.
Wendy Syfret
10.6.16
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
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