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This year’s Academy Award-nominated films featured costumes that can best be described as dazzling, elegant, and gritty. Here, Best Costume Design nominees discuss how they brought those looks to life. Carol Designer: Sandy Powell

A Comprehensive Curtain Call of Broadway Costumes

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100 Years of Iconic British Style #Infographic #Fashion #LifeStyle

100 Years of Iconic British Style #Infographic

100 Years of Iconic British Style #Infographic #Fashion #LifeStyle

Coat - the fashion of Paul Poiret (circa 1911) echoed the Japanese kimono

Elements of 18th century dress costuming per Terry Dresbach's blog. Very informative and great images.

# topshoppromqueen this is a beautiful elegant evening gown from the 1930s. This is my inspiration.

Gowns 1742-1775. Wish there was a credit for who wrote the book that this is scanned from.

Gowns 1742-1775. Wish there was a credit for who wrote the book that this is scanned from.

TWO FLORAL EMBROIDERED TRAINED GOWNS, c. 1912 LOVE! LOVE! LOVE! I want to dress this way.

Haute Couture: Marco Zaninis Hommage an Elsa Schiaparelli

1951 Della Oake is wearing organdy blouse with voluminous sleeves and long slim satin skirt by Schiaparelli designer couture dress gown unique wide puff sleeves sheath black

1931 Chanel, Sequin dress - Design by Gabrielle Coco Chanel - Worn by Gloria Swanson - Vintage 1930's Chanel - Musée du Costume et de la Dentelle