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Honorees for the 18th CDGA Announced

The star-studded 18th Costume Designers Guild Awards with Presenting Sponsor LACOSTE will take place on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Acclaimed film director, screenwriter, producer and actor Quentin Tarantino, and veteran Costume Designer Ellen Mirojnick, will receive honorary awards . . . MORE

Edith Head & Roman Holiday

The clip shares an interview by Edith Head on how costume design helps transform an actors’ appearance on screen . . . MORE

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Dodie Shepard’s Legacy

Small but mighty! Her nickname used to be “Big Red” . . . MORE

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2015 Emmy Nominees

Congratulations to our Emmy-nominated Members . . . MORE

18th CDGA Date Confirmed

The 18th Costume Designers Guild Awards will be held on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel . . . MORE

California’s Film & TV Tax Credit Program

After a long hard battle the new tax incentive program is about to be initiated . . . MORE

Mary Rose’s Legacy

We have much to thank Mary Rose for. She has been an ambassador for the Costume Designers Guild both here and abroad and for costume designers’ work in film and in television . . . MORE

2015 CDG Midterm Election Results

It is with great pleasure that we announce the newest members of the CDG Executive board . . . MORE

17th CDGAs Winners Announced

The winners of the 17th Costume Designers Guild Awards were announced tonight at the annual Gala . . . MORE

Host, Honorees for the 17th CDGAs Announced

Actress Emmy Rossum will host the Awards Gala. Acclaimed producer, director and screenwriter Richard Linklater, Costume Designer Aggie Guerard Rodgers, and scholar Dr. Deborah Nadoolman Landis will receive honorary awards throughout the evening. . . MORE

Nominees for the 17th CDGAs Announced

Nominees for the 17th Costume Designers Guild Awards, which celebrates excellence in film, television and commercial costume design, have been announced. . . MORE

Hollywood Costume (as featured in CDG magazine)

It is the fête of the millennium. A party so bewilderingly fabulous that Darth Vader is across the room from Marilyn Monroe in The Seven Year Itch and Liz Taylor’s Cleopatra. . . MORE

Hollywood Costume Exhibition Tour & Event

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is pleased to present the final showing of the groundbreaking Hollywood Costume exhibition MORE

IATSE Local 892 Members Mobilize at State Capitol

On Wednesday, August 20th members from IATSE locals across the state of California, including 892, joined together for a Mobilization Day on the lawn of the State Capitol MORE

2014 Emmy Winners

Congratulations to the 2014 Emmy winners! MORE

2014 Emmy Nominees

It’s that time of year again! We would like to congratulate our members who have been nominated for a Primetime Emmy! MORE

2014 San Diego Comic-Con International

For the ninth consecutive year, the Costume Designers Guild (I.A.T.S.E. Local 892), the labor union representing costume designers, assistant costume designers and illustrators in film and television, will be participating in San Diego Comic-Con July 24-27 at the San Diego Convention Center. . .MORE

20 Great Hollywood Costume Designers You Should Know About

Arguably one of the more under-appreciated roles in cinema is that of the costume designer. Costume designers’ stylistic contributions to the world of film and by extension to our own worlds is undeniable. . .MORE (via Taste of Cinema)

The Big Secret: Retirement Seminar

Retirement Planning Doesn’t Start at 65! It can never be early enough to plan properly in order to enjoy yourself when the time comes, and the time doesn’t get any better than right now. MORE

LA Film Fest – Costume Builds Character: Costume Design with Arianne Phillips and James Mangold

As any director or actor would attest, the costume designer is their greatest ally in bringing to life a character and a specific time period. This year, the Los Angeles Film Festival celebrates the contributions of costume designers to the art of cinema. . . MORE

Sandy Powell Lecture at The Getty Center

UCLA-Swarovski costume designer-in-residence Sandy Powell will visit the Getty to speak with Professor Deborah Nadoolman Landis, about the role of photographs and other visual sources in costume design, with particular reference to A Royal Passion: Queen Victoria and Photography, currently on view at the Getty Museum. . . MORE

Winners Announced at 16th Costume Designers Guild Awards

The winners of the 16th Costume Designers Guild Awards were announced tonight. The Guild handed out competitive awards for costume design excellence in seven categories for in film, television and commercial work. . . MORE

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Amy Adams to Receive 2014 LACOSTE Spotlight Award

This year’s LACOSTE SPOTLIGHT AWARD will be presented to five-time Academy Award® nominated actress, Amy Adams. . . MORE

16th Costume Designers Guild Awards Nominees Announced

Nominees for the 16th Costume Designers Guild Awards, which celebrate excellence in film, television and commercial costume design, were announced today. . . MORE

16th Costume Designers Guild Awards Honorees Announced

Director, writer and producer Judd Apatow and veteran Costume Designer April Ferry will be recognized with honorary awards at the 16th Costume Designers Guild Awards with presenting sponsor LACOSTE on Feb. 22, 2014, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. . . MORE

Haleen Holt – Enjoying Retirement

Q&A – Republished from 2010 This article was written in 2010 by Marcel Damen for the website and is republished with his kind permission. . . MORE

White House Careers in Film Symposium

November 8, 2013 On November 8, the White House invited Costume Designers Colleen Atwood and Ruth Carter to participate in the first-ever White House Careers in Film Symposium. MORE

IATSE and MPTF Day at the Races

Saturday January 25, 2014 Join us for a Day at the Races! (Families welcome!) MORE

CDG Election Results

September 20, 2013 Election results announced. MORE

2013 Emmy Winners

September 16, 2013 Congratulations to the 2013 Emmy winners! MORE

SAG-AFTRA Panel Discussion

September 13, 2013 (VIDEO) CDG members at SAG-AFTRA panel discussion Thursday, September 12 . . . MORE

CDG Election News

August 21, 2013 Election ballots and information now available. . .MORE

The Seventh Annual “Outstanding Art of Television Costume Design” Exhibit

July 27, 2013 The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Costume Design & Supervision Peer Group honored this year’s Primetime Emmy Award Nominees for Outstanding Costumes with a special reception Saturday. . .MORE

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