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Happy Birthday Edith Head

Today is the 117th birthday of the woman who made more influence on mid-century fashion than all the fashion designers of the time combined:  Edith Head… 462 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Elsa Lanchester, actress (1902-1986)

Edith Head, costume designer (1897-1981)
Suzy Parker, model & actress (1932-2003)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Screen Gems: Happy Birthday Edith Head!

Happy Birthday Edith! Thanks for all the gorgeous fashion captured on film and movie stars!

October 28th is Edith Head’s birthday and I have enjoyed learning so much about this talented costume designer this year! 318 more words

Screen Gems

Fashionable Quote of the Week by Edith Head

What a costume designer does is a cross between magic and camouflage. 

Edith Head (1897-1981), Hollywood costume designer.


Film Spotlight: Hitchcock's Marnie

What’s so great about Marnie? After all, many disliked the film when it was first released in 1964. Hitchcock had just completed The Birds and couldn’t sign on Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco, so he offered the complicated role to Tippi Hedron and she accepted–it was her finest role. 594 more words


60º Aniversario del estreno de Sabrina (Billy Wilder, 1954)

Sabrina cuenta la historia de la hija del chófer de los Larrabee, que vive enamorada del hijo díscolo de la familia rica a la que sirve su padre, sin perder la esperanza de algún día pertenecer a ella por derecho propio. 767 more words


What to Wear to Work - Dressing While Butch

After five months of slumming I laid out work clothes. I want to feel comfortable going back to the office. I tried on a few permutations of jeans, button down shirts, and sweaters in front of the full length mirror with the lights on. 638 more words