Author: Spencer Williams

  • Beetlejuice – The Art of Costume Blogcast

    Beetlejuice – The Art of Costume Blogcast

    Beetlejuice Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Finally, this week’s episode is about the classic 1988 horror-comedy film directed by Tim Burton, Beetlejuice. Listen along as  Elizabeth and Spencer dive into the history behind these legendary costumes designed by Aggie Guerard Rodgers. Topics include Barbara’s wedding dress, Lydia’s goth looks, the iconic black and white suit worn by […]

  • Scooby-Doo – The Art of Costume Blogcast

    Scooby-Doo Zoinks! Our “Soft-Spooky Season” continues with a grossly underrated film from 2002, Scooby-Doo. Join our cohosts as they head to Spooky Island to celebrate the costume design and 20th anniversary of this hilarious live-action Scooby-Doo adaptation with costumes designed by Leesa Evans. Topics include frosted tips, the legendary Sarah Michelle Gellar, the 70s wardrobe […]

  • Van Helsing – The Art of Costume Blogcast

    Van Helsing Grab your wooden stakes and ball gowns. Welcome to what we call ‘Soft Spooky Season’ where for the next few episodes, we will watch some of our favorite spooky films that may not quite rise to the level of Halloween classics but are still iconic. First up is one of Elizabeth and Spencer’s […]

  • Midsommar – The Art of Costume Blogcast

    Midsommar Grab your flower crowns because we are traveling to Sweden! For the finale of our ‘Hot Girl Summer’ series, we are watching Midsommar. Listen along as our hosts discuss the costume design by Andrea Flesch, the Hårga of Hälsingland, the use of color, flower crowns, Florence Pugh, the famous ‘May Queen’ dress, and a…bear […]

  • Designing Costumes for The ‘Bullet Train’: An Interview With Costume Designer Sarah Evelyn

    Earlier this month, I was given the great opportunity to see the new film, Bullet Train, featuring Brad Pitt. Bullet Train is a beautiful harmony of perfect casting, striking visuals, fierce action scenes, and most of all, top-tier costumes. The Bullet Train costumes designed by Sarah Evelyn were captivating, keeping me on the edge of […]

  • Costumes From Over 20 Shows at The FIDM Museum ‘Art of Costume Design in Television’ Exhibition

    Attention costume nerds! It’s time to run, not walk, to the FIDM Museum in Downtown Los Angeles as the 14th presentation of the “Art of Costume Design in Television” exhibition opens to the public on August 23rd, 2022. This FIDM Museum exhibition includes costumes from over 20 programs, including 13 shows that are Emmy-Nominated for […]

  • The Eyes of Tammy Faye – The Art of Costume Blogcast

    The Eyes of Tammy Faye Don’t give up on the brink of a miracle! This week’s episode is all about the 2021 film starring Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield, The Eyes of Tammy Faye. Ready your eyelashes and lip liner for a conversation all about the incredible costumes designed by Mitchell Travers, the legacy of […]

  • Derry Girls – The Art of Costume Blogcast

    Derry Girls Break out your favorite Cranberries tee because this week, we are watching Derry Girls. Listen along as Elizabeth and Spencer head to Derry, Northern Ireland, to discuss the costume design of Derry Girls and the costumes worn by Erin, Orla, Clare, Michelle, James, and the many misadventures of these wild nineties teens. The […]

  • Costuming Gods and Monsters – Behind The Costumes of Moon Knight with Meghan Kasperlik

    Perhaps one of the most-anticipated shows of the year at The Art of Costume was the Marvel series streaming on Disney Plus, Moon Knight. The promise of seeing the Moon Knight’s armor in live action was enough already. But with the added variety of various Ancient Egyptian gods, this is a costume design dream. Fortunately […]

  • Armor and Monsters: Behind The Dark Fantasy Costumes of ‘The Witcher’ Season Two

    Monsters, mages, elves, demons, The Witcher is a combination of everything I love. You can imagine my excitement when I heard that The Witcher costume design for season two was led by Lucinda Wright who was made a 2022 Emmy® nominee for Outstanding Fantasy/Sci-Fi Costumes. Lucinda Wright was brought on to design the costumes for […]

Exit mobile version