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Let’s talk about pink. On the LFW catwalks there were rose golds, dusky pinks, shocking pinks, deep cherry, candy pink and pale pink is going to be very big in 2017. Big brands are jumping on the trend and designers are giving us many variations. One designer Ryan Lo even teamed up with cult pink […]

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The latest Harry Potter movie, Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them, was released last month. In order to celebrate this latest cinematic triumph, a Harry Potter costume design exhibition has been opened at the Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, California. Helen Beaumont comments. Magical world The costumes used to bring Harry Potter characters off […]

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The 2016 Fashion Awards – the biggest night in the UK fashion calendar, were held on Monday 5th December. A star-studded night, the nominees ranged from global names like Kendall Jenner, to home-grown talent like Adwoa Aboah. Helen Beaumont asks: who won at the 2016 Fashion Awards? Global showcase This ceremony used to be called […]

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The Fashion Awards 2016 are due to be held on Monday 5th December at London’s iconic Royal Albert Hall. The nominees for these prizes were recently announced, making up a veritable who’s who in both British and global fashion. Helen Beaumont comments on this year’s slate of nominees. Going Global You may remember The Fashion […]

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Should you carve out a career as a costume designer, your key daily duties will include research. It is wise to check out local and national costume displays, so you can familiarise yourself with the process involved in creating authentic fictional clothing. You may be interested to learn that a fascinating new period costume exhibition […]

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Research is one of a costume designer’s core tasks. As an aspiring costume designer, check out costume exhibitions, to learn how experts create brilliant pieces. You may be interested to learn that recently, a Los Angeles Fashion Institute has opened an amazing new TV costume exhibition. Finding exhibitions Costume design exhibitions are held regularly all […]

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London Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017 has now officially closed. Featuring some of the most talented designers in the business, the event saw a range of exciting new styles hit the runways. Helen Beaumont explores some of the most innovative trends from London Fashion Week. Experimental sleeves In London, a lot of designers decided to get […]

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The 2016 Primetime Emmy Awards are set to be held in Los Angeles on 18th September 2016. However, the Creative Emmy Awards have already been announced, as they are traditionally held before the main event. Helen Beaumont reveals which productions triumphed in the costume design categories. Costume design awards Creative Emmy prizes are designed to […]

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By attaining the right qualifications, you can gain the knowledge required to become a successful costume designer. In order to receive a quality education, ensure you study at a reputable institution. A new report has revealed the top 50 fashion schools in the world right now.  Best fashion school This report was compiled by Business […]

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The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards will be held in Los Angeles, on 18th September 2016. On the biggest night of the American television calendar, a number of top shows will compete for awards in costume design. Which productions are up for costume design awards at the Primetime Emmys? Costume design awards Every year, the US […]