Game Of Thrones Designer Says Sand Snakes' "Nipple Armor" Was A Mistake

Readers of George R.R. Martin's novels will be excited to see the legendary Sand Snakes appearing on Game of Thrones this spring. But some people's enthusiasm was slightly tempered when the first set photos of the Sand Snakes appeared, revealing... armor with nipples. Costume designer Michele Clapton says this was a… » 12/08/14 3:08pm 12/08/14 3:08pm

The Sexiest, Cutest, and Craziest Celebrity Costumes of Halloween 2014

Today, as we set aside bowls of Skittles and candy corn "for the kids," some of the most inventive, gross and charming costumes have been circulating on social media. For example, Taylor Swift wore wings, Lucy Hale is the Twitter bird, and Katy Perry reminds me that I'm running low on Flamin' Hot Cheetos. » 10/31/14 8:15pm 10/31/14 8:15pm

The Weirdest And "Sexiest" Store-Bought Halloween Costumes For 2014

It's that time of year again — the moment when we all realize we didn't get a Halloween costume yet. And luckily, a whole industry exists to sell us ready-made versions of popular characters. Here are the weirdest, (allegedly) sexiest and most random new costumes for sale in 2014! » 10/09/14 4:08pm 10/09/14 4:08pm

Put a Cardigan On It: How to Make a Beautiful Actress Less Beautiful

When a film calls for a beautiful actress to temporarily not look like a beautiful actress, filmmakers are met with a conundrum. There's a fine line they need to toe. They don't want to go all Charlize Theron in Monster, with the prosthetics and fake teeth, but the actress needs to look like she's made some sort of… » 7/25/14 3:40pm 7/25/14 3:40pm

​Can You Guess Which TV Shows These Costumes Belong To?


Yesterday marked the opening of the 8th Annual Outstanding Art of Television Costume Design Exhibit, a cool look at some of the iconic costumes from various television series. Costume Designer and showcase curator Mary Rose said that the items she chose weren't just about Emmy nominations, but what she liked. As … » 7/20/14 4:47pm 7/20/14 4:47pm

Could You Afford Your Very Own Figure Skating Costume? (Probably Not.)

With a couple note-worthy exceptions, figure skating has always seemed like a rich girl sport. The girls I knew who could afford to do it were always the ones with highest, most shiny of ponytails who, in the winter, wore headbands instead of hats and had really nice ski jackets. Their parents could spend money on… » 2/14/14 12:30pm 2/14/14 12:30pm