June 5th, 2009 posted by Tracey Werner
As someone who enjoys period films, I knew I would like seeing the fancy gowns, costumes and wedding dresses from some of my favorite movies at the “Fashion in Film” exhibit. So earlier this week, I headed to Allentown Art Museum and took a guided tour.
I was interested to learn that the exhibit is on loan from U.K.-based Cosprop, one of the world’s leading costumiers, and that it was created to show costume design as an art form. I also never realized the important role costumes played in creating a feeling of authenticity and setting the mood of a scene.Continue Reading