fashion-scoops
fashion-scoops

Fashion Scoops: Men in Black... Maier by the Sea... Jason Wu's Big Night

The film “Nine" will feature a cameo with Stefano Gabbana and Domenico Dolce playing the roles of priests.

View Slideshow



HOT STUFF: Belstaff has tacked another blockbuster movie to the list of films that have used its tough chic jackets: “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.”

After blanketing the sets of “The Aviator,” “Ocean’s Twelve,” “Penelope,” “The Departed” and “Blood Diamond,” among others, Belstaff vice president Michele Malenotti hooked up with costume designer Jaqueline West to outfit Brad Pitt in the film nominated for 13 Oscars, including the one for best costumes.

West tapped into Belstaff’s 85 years of history and found three iconic styles that were slightly tweaked for the set.

Throughout the different phases of his unusual life as Button, Pitt dons a mud brown bomber, a shearling coat and a distressed belted safari style the actor sports while saddled to a cherry red Indian motorcycle. But the lights and action aren’t winding down at Belstaff, whose jackets will also appear in the latest “Harry Potter” movie due out in mid-July, in Quentin Tarantino’s “Inglourious Basterds” and in the new “Terminator,” both scheduled for the Cannes Film Festival.

View Slideshow
Page:  « Previous ... ... Next »
VIEW ARTICLE IN ONE PAGE
load comments

ADD A COMMENT

Sign in using your Facebook or Twitter account, or simply type your comment below as a guest by entering your email and name. Your email address will not be shared. Please note that WWD reserves the right to remove profane, distasteful or otherwise inappropriate language.
News from WWD
Newsletters

Sign upSign up for WWD and FN newsletters to receive daily headlines, breaking news alerts and weekly industry wrap-ups.

LatestPublications
getIsArchiveOnly= hasAccess=false hasArchiveAccess=false