Photographer Senen Llanos likes profiles and costumes, so why not combine them both with The Faces Of New York Comic Con
2012 Part 2
Beanplating on The Fifth Element
from architecture students at the University of Waterloo. [more inside]
You may have heard that they made a movie of the The Hunger Games
. While others discuss its dystopian vision of a barbaric future America, we will concern ourselves with something more important: the clothes
. [more inside]
The web site of The Costume Institute
at the Metropolitan Museum of Art has more than 30,000 images searchable by who, what, where, and when.
Winner of more Academy Awards
than any other woman in history, costume designer Edith Head
authored a 1967 bestseller titled How to Dress for Success
which featured her own illustrations
. [more inside]
Ever wonder how many variants of jumpsuits there can be? Do mock turtlenecks belong in space? Why is brown the color of respecting alien cultures? Fashion It So
takes on the couture of the 24th century one Next Generation episode at a time.
FASHION SWAT 09!
The Goons from Something Awful review and comment on this year's best costumes.
(Halloween Fashion Swat '08
) previousish Science Fair SWAT
Puzzled about what to get the history buff, throwback or Luddite on your holiday shopping list? Explore the sutler's wares in the world of historic reproduction clothing! Strut your eighteenth-century style with Jas. Townsend & Son
, or dress for the Lewis & Clark expedition with Smoke & Fire
provides the finest in Mexican War
and Cavalry/Indian War
apparel, as well as fashion to end all wars in theWWI collection.
Don't forget the ladies (and weak-minded gents) left at home - Blockade Runner
offers fine Civil War civvies. [more inside]