Old news bits 2011
Profiles in History will auction part one of The Debbie Reynolds Collection. Part one of this auction will have approximately 700 of Debbie’s very best and most historic costumes and props including the most famous costume in screen history with an estimated value of 1 to 2 million dollars, Marilyn Monroe's ‘subway’ dress from The Seven-Year Itch.
See the press release for the top highlights. Download the catalogue for all the wonders. Outfits from The Sound of Music, The Wizard of Oz, Cleopatra, My Fair Lady, Gigi, The Unsinkable Molly Brown, Planet of the Apes, Hello Dolly, Highlander, Mutiny on the Bounty, Ben Hur, a number of them were rescued from the MGM costume liquidation. Too many movies represented to pick which ones to showcase, just go look!
Characters by Design with Costume Designer Philippe Guillotel
The Costume Council proudly presents a behind-the-scenes look at the awe-inspiring costumes of internationally renowned Cirque du Soleil®. Our grand finale program offers an exclusive preview of the upcoming resident production of IRIS A Journey Through the World of Cinema™, premiering at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood in July 2011. Philippe Guillotel, acclaimed costume designer for IRIS, will make a multi-media presentation, providing an inside look at the creativity, complexity and technology that goes into the making of the show's extraordinary costumes. A live performance and festive cocktail reception will follow
Julien’s Auctions, will be having an auction on Saturday, June 25, 2011 and Sunday, June 26, 2011 at the Julien’s Auctions Gallery in Beverly Hills. Before this, the items will be on display at the auction house.
Over 600 items representing the biggest names in rock-n-roll, Motown, jazz, country, pop and other genres are represented and include such legendary greats as Michael Jackson, The Beatles, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Kurt Cobain, Madonna, Frank Sinatra, Garth Brooks, The Grateful Dead, Ozzy Osbourne, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, The Ramones, Elvis Presley, Fleetwood Mac, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga and more.
This is a mix of costume, clothing, and personal items. These include Michael Jackson's "Thriller" jacket and his rhinestone glove. On line catalogue is available to browse.
The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Museum & Galleries presents an exhibition of movie costumes from over 20 movies for 2010.
Vintage Clothing Backyard Flea Market & Ice Cream Social
DapperMan Brand presents a Vintage Clothing backyard flea market and ice
cream social. Old fashioned ice cream sodas and quality hot dogs for sale by
***(If you have just a few items, feel free to bring them to trade or sell. We will have an area for you to hang your things.)***
Enjoy an evening of magic, elegance and mystique at the First Annual Hollywood Masquerade Ball benefiting Jenny McCarthy’s autism organization Generation Rescue, hosted by award winning writer, cartoonist and voice actor Dave Shelton, and featuring live performances by The Lalas Burlesque and recording artist d’Manti !
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art present a selection of the museum's recent groundbreaking acquisition of a major collection of European men's, women's, and children's garments and accessories. The exhibition will tell the story of fashion's aesthetic and technical development from the Age of Enlightenment to World War I. It will examine the sweeping changes that occurred in fashionable dress spanning a period of over two hundred years, with a fascinating look at the details of luxurious textiles, exacting tailoring techniques, and lush trimmings
Forty years of imagination, artistry and meticulous craftsmanship that together have made the Star Trek legacy history. This is the largest collection of artifacts, sets and information ever put on public display. A large array of exhibits, featuring sets, costumes, museum pieces and props from all five Star Trek television series and ten Star Trek feature films. Check out the virtual tour description,
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