Contributor | Clothes on Film

  • Building character with the costume design of Pacific Rim.

  • The costume evolution of Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones.

  • The costume evolution of Sansa Stark in Game of Thrones.


  • Goldie Hawn’s unforgettable debut in hot pants and mini skirts in Cactus Flower.

  • Catherine Martin chats about The Great Gatsby costumes, design and a lack of nostalgia.

  • Analysing the sometimes tense relationship between fashion and costume design.


  • A look at late Margaret Thatcher’s colour specific wardrobe as represented in the film The Iron Lady.

  • We analyse exactly what Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin need to get right for their costume design in The Great Gatsby.

  • The colours and codes of the costume design in No Country for Old Men.

  • Costume designer Jacqueline Durran discusses her unusual approach for Anna Karenina – 1870s Russia via 1950s couture.

  • The Phantom of the opera demonstrates that the colour, size and shape of a character’s costumes can communicate on a subliminal level.

  • The evolving costumes worn by Sandra Dee in classic sixties gender comedy A Man Answers.