Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi4

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Ep4 – La Dame Blanche This conversation is between Blacklanderz Lorinda, Iris and Vida. Iris has not read the book. Edited by Vida. Lorinda: What an episode!!! Where do I begin? As always, Epi4 was extravagant with all the costumes and the set designs were brilliant. NEW CHARACTERS  | OPULENCE | COSTUMES Vida: This was an EPIC episode with so many things happening. … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi4

Jamie Pt. 2 | Outlander Costume

Here is the second part of Jamie’s costumes for Season 2 that Terry refers to as Posh Jamie! We needed to create costumes for Jamie that would move him into very formal wear. Personally, I find the embroidery on men’s suits incredibly sexy. There is something about a man so confident in his sexuality that he is not threatened by decoration. That men’s clothing has … Continue reading Jamie Pt. 2 | Outlander Costume

Jamie Pt.1 | Outlander Costume

This is how Terry and team created Jamie’s costumes for Season 2. Soooooo, Jamie. Our challenge with Jamie’s costumes was actually not unlike our challenges with Claire. We needed him to move into the inner circle of the French Court, and yet retain his essential character. He is a Scotsman and a warrior, Unfortunately, he is not a time traveler, so we had no way … Continue reading Jamie Pt.1 | Outlander Costume

Outlander | The Red Dress

For those of you who do not follow Terry Dresbach, Outlander’s Costume Designer, you are really MISSING OUT on a treat. Just this once, we will show you the types of posts on her blog. She definitely provides insight into how she designs these fabulous costumes and what the designs entail. Not sure there is very much more to say about the red dress, except that I am … Continue reading Outlander | The Red Dress

Outlander S2 Epi4 – La Dame Blanche (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! – Outlander S2 Epi4 – La Dame Blanche (Title Analysis) All book readers know where we are in the story. Although Claire, Jamie and Murtagh are in Paris to thwart the Bonnie Prince’s desire to form a rebellion, wage a war – he thinks he will win – and be anointed on the throne, there are other things that will blindside them along the way. Starz/TV Synopsis … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi4 – La Dame Blanche (Title Analysis)

Outlander – Inside S2 Epi3

Outlander S2 Epi3 was another episode of exquisite costumes and set designs. And as usual, Starz, Terry and Jon decided to share some insights and we love it! THE SAFFRON DRESS Claire’s saffron gown goes over a petticoat and stomacher of meticulously hand-painted fabric, created and painted by the costume team. ~ Terry Dresbach, Costume Designer MASTER RAYMOND’S COAT Master Raymond’s waistcoat is embroidered with many different symbols … Continue reading Outlander – Inside S2 Epi3

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Ep3

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Ep3 – Useful Occupations and Deceptions This conversation is between Blacklanderz Lorinda and her husband Bruce.  Lorinda has read the books; Bruce has not. Edited by Vida. Last week in Epi2, we were introduce to some of the key characters that will play major roles in S3 of Outlander.  This episode also introduces some other key characters and we get to … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Ep3

Outlander Set Designs | Jon Gary Steele

To us, another character of the second season of Outlander is the set design. We absolutely are in awe of Jon Gary Steele’s set designs. So, we decided to create a page for him and will continue to add pictures as the season progresses. Make sure you follow him on Twitter.   This season is all about showing the decadence of the eighteenth century. Paris … Continue reading Outlander Set Designs | Jon Gary Steele

Outlander S2 Epi3 – Useful Occupations and Deceptions (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! – Outlander S2 Epi3 – Useful Occupations and Deceptions (Title Analysis) This episode will focus on strategic moves Jamie (and company) will make to undermine the Prince and thwart his  plan, which is equitable to playing chess. What better analogy than that of chess where one play has to out maneuver the other to win! What is politics, but chess on a grand scale? … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi3 – Useful Occupations and Deceptions (Title Analysis)

Claire S2 Moodboards

Terry posteds these treats the other day and we wanted to share. These are the images I gathered for Claire inspiration. Mostly mid to late 40s, but a couple drift in the early 50s. Images for inspiration, not meant to be taken literally. Enjoy. ~ Terry Dresbach Follow her on Twitter – Terry Dresbach & Outlander Costumes, as well as her blog.   Who else … Continue reading Claire S2 Moodboards