From ‘The Crown’ to ‘Black-ish’: Costume Designers Dissect How They Curate the Perfect Looks

From ‘The Crown’ to ‘Black-ish’: Costume Designers Dissect How They Curate the Perfect Looks

Paolo Nieddu Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) and Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard) are always dressed to the nines on Empire. So how does Nieddu — nominated for the fourth time for the Fox drama — continue to put new spins on black tie? By finding pieces 

Is this really the hill people want to die on? It is … ? Okay, let’s go, I guess.

Is this really the hill people want to die on? It is … ? Okay, let’s go, I guess.

Some people have decided that they want to explain that it is not racism that’s behind their hatred of Titans’ Starfire being played by black actress Anna Diop. Nope, they’ll be sure to tell you that it’s because she’s dressed like a “prostitute” or “hooker.” 

Over the rainbow: Costume contest a hit

Over the rainbow: Costume contest a hit

Sleepy commuters on their way to work Monday morning were treated to sights on Main Street sure to wake them up: a black-clad, green-faced Wicked Witch of the West, Glinda the Good Witch in shimmering pink, and Dorothy in her ruby red shoes carrying Toto 

Batman is Finally Going Back To His Classic Costume

Batman is Finally Going Back To His Classic Costume

After years of updates, Batman is returning to his classic costume in the pages of DC Comics. And even better – he’s doing it for the best possible reason. The reboot of DC’s universe back in 2011 saw the main Batsuit changed to a streamlined, 

DAVIS COSTUME CONTEST CHAMP

DAVIS COSTUME CONTEST CHAMP

Jackson Davis of Ronan has a knack for coming up with prize-winning costumes for the Lake County 4-H Fair. Davis topped two other competitors in the Project Costume Contest held Friday afternoon at the fairgrounds in Ronan. This year, he dressed himself in a Superman 

Atlanta’s Woodruff Park to host Dragon Con-inspired pet costume party

Atlanta’s Woodruff Park to host Dragon Con-inspired pet costume party

WoodRuff Bark, a signature event in downtown Atlanta’s Woodruff Park, began in 2017 as a Halloween pet parade and costume contest. For this year, the park is morphing this pup-centric event into one that is even truer to its downtown roots: Doggy Con. WoodRuff Bark 

WNAC offering a costume making workshop

WNAC offering a costume making workshop

With the support the Nebraska Arts Council and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment, West Nebraska Arts Center is pleased to present Be the Character: An Introduction to Cosplay. This 8-week workshop is open to ages 13 and up. Have you ever watched a movie, read a 

WGNO’s Adam Bowles showcases all of the crazy costumes at Mechacon!

WGNO’s Adam Bowles showcases all of the crazy costumes at Mechacon!

Mechacon came to New Orleans this weekend! It’s one of the largest Anime conventions in the nation celebrating Japanese animation. WGNO’s Adam Bowles got to see all of the unique and crazy costumes that Anime lovers wore and he even got to try on one 

In full costume, Kearney Community Theatre actor loses himself to ‘Cats’ character

In full costume, Kearney Community Theatre actor loses himself to ‘Cats’ character

Something magical happens when Lars Johnson puts on his costume and makeup before taking the stage as Shimbleshanks. “It definitely is a lot of work to get into the makeup, the costume and the wig but it really does add an extra layer of feeling 

How Ryan Reynolds’ Mom Helps Him Squeeze Into His Deadpool Costume

How Ryan Reynolds’ Mom Helps Him Squeeze Into His Deadpool Costume

Playing a superhero on the big screen may look like an easy gig, but there can certainly be some drawbacks. Lucky for us, Ryan Reynolds is not afraid to share them. Crime fighters like Reynolds’ Deadpool character wear incredibly tight costumes, and as he revealed