• The dresses in ‘Phantom Thread' are gorgeous, but not dazzling - and that's the point

    2 days ago - By The Washington Post

    In “Phantom Thread,” Daniel Day-Lewis plays an imperious and eccentric fashion designer named Reynolds Woodcock in 1950s London in the years after World War II. His character approaches fashion as a religion that requires silence and solitude. His various self-indulgences masquerade as near-sacraments. Day-Lewis's character is not meant to represent any real designer, living or...
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  • The dresses in 'Phantom Thread' are gorgeous, but not dazzling - and that's the point

    The dresses in 'Phantom Thread' are gorgeous, but not dazzling - and that's the point

    2 days ago - By The Washington Post

    How costume designer Mark Bridges got inside the head of a fashion designer who is fiercely anti-chic.
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