Countdown to the 2013 Academy Awards: Colleen Atwood

Posted on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by fillups

Costume from the film Snow White and the Huntsman (Photo from Stylefrizz.com) In one of the odder coincidences of this Academy Awards, two major designers are nominated for their work in films based on the fairy tale of Snow White. Eiko Ishioka, who is known for dark and sculptured designs, took a lighter than air approach with Mirror, Mirror while Colleen Atwood designed severe, almost armor like costumes for the characters in Snow White . . . more »

Countdown to the 2013 Academy Awards: Colleen Atwood

Posted on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by fillups

Costume from the film Snow White and the Huntsman (Photo from Stylefrizz.com) In one of the odder coincidences of this Academy Awards, two major designers are nominated for their work in films based on the fairy tale of Snow White. Eiko Ishioka, who is known for dark and sculptured designs, took a lighter than air approach with Mirror, Mirror while Colleen Atwood designed severe, almost armor like costumes for the characters in Snow White . . . more »

Countdown to the 2013 Academy Awards: Eiko Ishioka

Posted on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by fillups

Julia Roberts in Mirror, Mirro Costume (photograph from Fashion Foie Gras) Eiko Ishioka's posthumous Academy Award nomination for designing the costumes in Mirror, Mirror capped off the career of one of the boldest multi-media designers in the world. Ishioka began working for the cosmetic giant Shiseido after being one of the few women to graduate with a degree in design in 1961. Once she opened her own design firm in the . . . more »

Countdown to the 2013 Academy Awards: Eiko Ishioka

Posted on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by fillups

Julia Roberts in Mirror, Mirro Costume (photograph from Fashion Foie Gras) Eiko Ishioka's posthumous Academy Award nomination for designing the costumes in Mirror, Mirror capped off the career of one of the boldest multi-media designers in the world. Ishioka began working for the cosmetic giant Shiseido after being one of the few women to graduate with a degree in design in 1961. Once she opened her own design firm in the . . . more »

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