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Fashion in Film: William Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet

With guns for swords, cross-dressing henchmen, and Aloha shirts a-plenty, Baz Luhrmann’s updated and dazzling portrayal of the Shakespearean tragedy celebrates the romance of language, drama, and fashion in his signature, visionary style.

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Fashion in Film: Meet Me in St. Louis

Twirling pastel petticoats and images of the famous World’s Fair at the turn of the century may not be a typical holiday scene, but the story of Meet Me in St. Louis is full of surprises.

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Fashion in Film: Alice’s Restaurant

While some may count football games and turkey-day parades among their Thanksgiving Day traditions, what I look forward to most every year is of a more musical nature: watching Alice’s Restaurant.

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Fashion in Film: Beetlejuice

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, be forewarned — this October, our Beetlejuice edition of Fashion in Film brings forth no ordinary style story.

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Fashion in Film: Heathers

If you thought your high school experience was a drag, just hit ‘play’ on the 1988 film Heathers. Rife with padded shoulders, scrunchies, and fully-blown hair, this campy, dark comedy is an ’80s-style soft-focus dream come true.

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Fashion in Film: Clue

Was it Mrs. Peacock in the study with the knife? Everyone’s favorite super-sleuthing board game comes to life in 1985′s Clue. Between Miss Scarlett’s red lips and Mrs. Peacock’s gilded gold dress, there’s plenty of fashion to appreciate while you collect the facts to solve the crime.

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Fashion in Film: Now and Then

Looking for a nostalgic summer flick to beat the heat? Nineties film Now and Then’s combo of fashion and friendship might just be the perfect antidote.

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Fashion in Film: The Cosby Show

Why can’t all of life be like The Cosby Show? In this edition of Fashion in Film, we delve into our love of one of our favorite TV families.

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Fashion in Film: Sixteen Candles

This Valentine’s Day, we look back on the fashion and fabulousness from one of the best movies of the 1980s, Sixteen Candles. No plus-one required.

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Fashion in Film: The Rocky Horror Picture Show

What do science fiction, cross-dressing aliens, and choreographed dancing all have in common? The makings of the 1975 cult classic, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, of course!

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Fashion in Film: The Blob

Get ready for company, because this is the summer of alien invasions. Hollywood headliners such as Prometheus and Men in Black 3 are ushering extraterrestrials earthward in droves, inspiring us to dig up one of our favorite alien flicks, The Blob.

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Fashion in Film: Troop Beverly Hills

A story of friendship and fashion, Troop Beverly Hills is an iconic ode to late ’80s style — complete with leotards, oversized florals, and shopping trips galore. You’ll come away saying, “Beverly Hills — what a thrill!”

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Fashion in Film: Moonrise Kingdom

Take Wes Anderson’s latest film, Moonrise Kingdom, as a sign of two things — that summer is finally here, and that come this Halloween, many a Margot Tenenbaum costume will be retired in favor of one inspired by the impeccably dressed characters in this summer film.

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Fashion in Film: A League of Their Own

There’s only one thing more exciting to a New England girl than authentic clam chowder, and that’s when the Red Sox take to the field on Opening Day. Though I’m far away from my hometown team, there is one way for me to combine my love of baseball with my day job, and that’s by reflecting on one of the best sports movies of all-time –A League of Their Own.

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