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[PHOTO] Grace Kelly, 1955

Grace Kelly wearing an Edith Head gown, photographed by Philippe Halsman, 1955 (via)


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More Frocks in Woodstock

I am really inspired by Costume Designer Edith Head. She was one of the leading Costume Designers during the Golden Age of Hollywood and her work is impossibly glamorous. 54 more words

Two hollywood people now forgotten.

Edith Head was an American costume designer who won eight Academy Awards, starting with The Heiress and ending with The Sting.

She was a head to be reckoned with.  60 more words


Beja von Bis: The need of Sequins

Beja von Bis: The need of Sequins

“Some people need sequins, others don’t”  – Edith Head

(Photo by Beja, Waterlooplein, 2014)


Legendary Costume Designer Profiled on CBS News Sunday Morning

“We have a uniform…simple, elegant, impeccable. Dress shabbily, they notice the dress.  Dress impeccably, they notice the woman.”–Sigourney Weaver to Melanie Griffith in the 1988 Mike Nichols’ film, … 1,135 more words


Hollywood Costume Exhibit Report (Finally...)

Well, The Hollywood Costume Exhibit, in L.A. through March 2nd, 2015, is a whole lot of fun.

Housed in the soon-to-be renovated site of the new  1,073 more words

American Look

Notes from Larry McQueen, the Costume Collector

From Larry McQueen’s files:  Kim Novak in “Vertigo” designed by Edith Head.

Having the rabbit pin re-created for the green sweater skirt outfit. 589 more words

Re-creative Jewelry