Gray Dress #2: Party Gown (Fairytale)

I started the component costume project with the Gray Dress #1 post .  I wanted to explore creating different looks out of core costume pieces, largely with a goal of reducing the cost of costuming, especially if a character was envisioned to be dressed in variations on a theme of color.  This has been a fun exercise…

Costuming “What You Want”: ‘Legally Blonde’

‘Legally Blonde’ has two BPN’s  (Big Production Numbers) as I like to all them, the “Whipped Into Shape” two-part number with Brooke Wyndham  and “What You Want” Part 2.  In the latter, Elle (and entourage) burst into Harvard as she presents her LIVE!  IN PERSON!  PERSONAL ESSAY!  complete with marching band, cheerleaders and a whole…