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Exhibit shows the force is strong with 'Star Wars' costumes

...The Darth Vader costume is set off on its own, perfectly arranged for selfies.Videos of filmmaker George Lucas, costume designers and star Natalie Portman, along with the descriptions under the costumes, share a wealth of insider information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/movies/2015-02-05/exhibit-shows-force-str
'Cinderella' isn't fairy tale of old

...complete with 5,000 hand-lit oil candles and 17 custom-made chandeliers for Cinderella's big moment. And costume designer Sandy Powell (Shakespeare in Love) labored to build a dress for the occasion.In the end, Powell created nine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/movies/2015-03-12/cinderella-isnt-fairy-t
Coffee table books open windows to worlds of fashion, music, culture, more

...Eula. He was there for Yves Saint Laurent's first Dior show in 1958 and, over five decades, also worked as a costume designer, stage director and creative director at Halston. Harper Design, $85. Cartier in the 20th Century: Glam orous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-06/coffee-table-books-open-windows-wor
Zooey Deschanel talks fashion, Prince and 'New Girl'

...them in the final episode, actually. It was really lucky. Everything took place on a boat, and I said to our costume designer, 'Do you think it would be OK to put some of the dresses in the mix?' ... So we got some press samples and then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/fashion/2014-04-14/zooey-deschanel-talks-fashi
Beloved actor Andy Griffith dies at 86

...would receive circular directions that took them to the beach, said William Ivey Long, the Tony Award-winning costume designer whose parents were friends with Griffith and his first wife, Barbara.Griffith helped Long's father build the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-07-03/tv-station-reports-andy-grif
Le Chat Noir offers instruction in fighting zombies

...about people jumping out from behind corners," said costume designer Devon Yeager. "I think it's going to be more...all, zombies are after you. And they look real.Costume Designer Devon Yeager's background in medical illustration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2011-10-05/le-chat-noir-offers-i
'Mad Men' style will keep up with the times

...but the younger people were pushing fashion in a totally different direction," said Janie Bryant, the show's costume designer.The character is essential to the costume, Bryant said. The retro moment largely credited to Mad Men ? and bringing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-03-22/mad-men-style-will-ke
Dressed for the part

...it." The costume for the Arabian Coffee part was completed with almost no help from patterns. It was created by costume designer Ken Busbin, a former Augusta Ballet dancer. It's composed of harem pants and a bra-style top covered with sequins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/05/liv_276672.shtml
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Fab fashions take a cue from hit movie

...back seat. My job was to show off, to create costumes that are characters in themselves," says Deena Appel, costume designer for Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me. The film remains in the top-10 grossing movies three weeks after its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/08/liv_265205.shtml
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Young people like playing dress-up again

...digital camera tucked in the pocket. "Young people are really excited about getting dressed up," says Eric Daman, costume designer for Gossip Girl. But he adds that there's nothing old or stodgy about the new "fancy." "They like to mix a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/27/liv_560867.shtml
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