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Hollywood Costume Exhibit and what I'm making for it...

Here’s a piece of good news…later this month, my husband and I are invited to a soiree celebrating the opening of the “Hollywood Costume” exhibit, featuring a number of classic movie costumes that I am very eager to eyeball. 676 more words

Working With Vintage Patterns

To Catch a Thief (1955)

I’ve seen To Catch a Thief a number of times. At first I dismissed it as fluff, but I have to say it’s grown on me over the years. 919 more words

Amy Poehler tells it like it is

Amy Poehler can literally do no wrong. Channelling her inner Edith Head in the newest Old Navy advertisement, she parodies the stereotypical exclusive and ridiculous art world we all know so well. 54 more words

Ta fast tjuven!

To catch a thief, eller ta fast tjuven som den heter på svenska är en klassisk film av Alfred Hitchcock. Dessutom spelar två av tidernas mest legendariska stjärnor, Grace Kelly och Cary Grant. 41 more words


Sunset Boulevard and Gloria Swanson: a portrait of Hollywood

“I am big! It’s the pictures that got small!”

Hollywood loves a self-referential movie, and they don’t come much more self-referencing than Sunset Boulevard, Billy Wilder’s 1950 film noir masterpiece that revived Gloria Swanson’s career. 1,545 more words

Screen Goddess

Rear Window: The Christian Hipster's Summer Guide to Hitchcock

This week, Kaleigh Quinn (#1 Christian Hipster Hitchcock Fan) ghost writes about cameras, good placement of good dialog and the haunting psychological horror of remakes. 462 more words

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