Pierre's Costumes

Closer to Dark Knight Rises Every Day!!

With all the hype behind the new Batman Movie set to release next week everyone is busy getting their old costumes ready for the midnight showings.  From Heath Ledger’s joker adaptations to sexy catsuits to honor the new movie’s appearance of Cat Woman we’ve seen just about everyone being represented.  The hype is amazing as […]

Pierre’s Costumes is excited about Angelina Jolie as Maleficent!

Disney just released a first glimpse of the Hollywood starlet as the mistress of evil and darkness… and we are IN LOVE! The great detail of the headpiece and the creepy yellow/green contacts round out the look! The movie is set for a mid-march release! Cannot wait for more pictures!!   Photos property of Disney […]

Dark Knight Rising? Maybe not!

So we love Christian Bale. From his stint as a news boy in Newsies to an Illusionist in The Prestige. But he goes straight to our hearts as Batman! Mr. Bale had some issues with his costume for the dark night rising. He almost passed out due to the heavy costume! Check out this article […]

We are really looking forward to the new season of Mad men

We are huge Mad Men fans at Pierre’s Costumes We all love the costumes (obviously!). Mad Men is starting it’s new season March 25, at 9:00pm eastern. This year the show is set in 1962. Here is the official site: The show is a great way to see the authentic styles of the era.  The […]

The Hunger Games!

We are really excited about the Hunger Games Movie! Check out this great story about the designer of the clothes! We love the was clothes ranging from 1930’s inspired day way to future couture really all look like they work flawlessly in this movie!   http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/life_and_entertainment/2012/03/20/hunger-games-fashion-designer-brings-book-to-life.html  

The Oscars bring out lots of costume related articles, here is one with Mark Bridges

Costume related articles are on the rise during Oscar season. I have seen more costume related posts over the past few days, than I probably see all year (I subscribe to certain keywords on Google, and get daily reports). Here is an interview by CNN with Mark Bridges.  It’s funny, a lot of the costumers […]

Did you know how pancake makeup was created?

Max Factor was a real person.   For those of you who don’t know the history, Max Factor was not just a brand, but an actual person.  One fact that I love, is that Max Factor invented pancake makeup in 1914.  I have also heard that Ben Nye (of the professional makeup brand), was involved in […]

West Coast Costume Exhibit

I would love to check out the Hollywood Museum next time I’m in LA.   I just learned about a really cool Costume exhibit going on at the Hollywood Museum.  It has lots of costumes from some pretty prominent movies on display.   This exhibit reminds me of my trip to las Vegas quite a […]