Concept Costume: Fairytale Ballgown

My sister is involved with a youth production of the Broadway version of “Cinderella” this spring . . . so my mind has been full of transforming dresses (although they are renting theirs), armor, wacky stepsister dresses, and of course, how to outfit a chorus in ballgowns on a budget.  I have been digging through…

Dressing Elle in ‘Legally Blonde’

“We’re doing ‘Legally Blonde’” announced the Director.   Oh my heart smiled!  How easy can THAT be?  Contemporary clothes!  Piece of cake!  Elle wears PINK.  Find a few pink outfits and we are GOOD.TO.GO. Well, in reality,  Elle does wear pink.  Elle actually wears A LOT of pink.  Do you know how many shades of…