Costume designed by Bob Crowley for Maggie Smith as Lady Bracknell in the 1993 production of The Importance of Being Ernest.
From the V&A
Tracking costumes as I sit in the theatre listening to the cast.
Game of Thrones S03: My Understanding so Far
Creature From the Black Lagoon (1954)
Costume designed by Rene Hubert for Vivien Leigh in That Hamilton Woman (1941).
From JB Taylor
Vlada Roslyakova at John Galliano F/W 2009
Zoe Saldana (in Valentino) at the Cannes Film Festival premiere of Blood Ties, May 20th
“Jolene” Dolly Parton
Kirsty Mitchell’s late mother Maureen was an English teacher who spent her life inspiring generations of children with imaginative stories and plays. Following Maureen’s death from a brain tumour in 2008, Kirsty channelled her grief into her passion for photography.
She retreated behind the lens of her camera and created Wonderland, an ethereal fantasy world. The photographic series began as a small summer project but grew into an inspirational creative journey.
‘Real life became a difficult place to deal with, and I found myself retreating further into an alternative existence through the portal of my camera,’ said the artist. (read the rest here).
Photographer Tim Walker captures the moment with Xiao Wen Ju
Afternoon Dress (Detail)
The dress is an excellent example of Doucet’s penchant for lingerie-like garments, which is represented by the delicate ruffles and rose printed chiffon. The color combination of blues accented with turquoise is a favorite of the designer.
julia nobis in “rewind” for dazed & confused october 2010, photographed by ben toms