24 ‘Outlander’ Costume Secrets You Definitely Never Noticed

Dresbach talks Season 1 Easter eggs, sending Brianna through the stones, and why this is her last season with the show. Over six years and four seasons, costume designer Terry Dresbach has turned Outlander, one of the hardest-to-define shows on television (a romance-epic that spans two centuries, multiple continents, and dozens of history book-altering events, for starters) into one of the most beautifully-costumed, as well. … Continue reading 24 ‘Outlander’ Costume Secrets You Definitely Never Noticed

Costumes (S3)

I’ve never viewed a television series where the costumes change every season.  Though there weren’t that many changes for our main characters, there were additional ones we’d not seen before – slaves, Maroons, children etc., and this season went between centuries. Here are some of our favorites from S3. Every season has Redcoats. This season we saw a more rugged Jamie depicting his life in … Continue reading Costumes (S3)

Outlander Casting: Duncan’s Return

Duncan Lacroix’s character, Murtagh Fitzgibbons Fraser, is truly a fan favorite. We were ALL glad to see his return and look forward to what the writers have in store for him. Again, the book readers and non-book readers are in the same place, as it relates to him, and have no clue what is going to happen!  ~ Vida Best Godfather E-V-A-H! Wardrobe: Murtagh’s Costume … Continue reading Outlander Casting: Duncan’s Return

Outlander Inside S2 Epi13 – Dragonfly in Amber

If you haven’t checked out the Outlander Community Website, you should. Starz opens up and shares an inside look into the episodes. We decided to share some of what they provide. Enjoy! CLOSER LOOK – DEED OF SASINE Created by Brendan Hessle in the Art Department. Under Scots law, Sasine is the official transfer of land and its buildings to another person. Symbolic transfers were … Continue reading Outlander Inside S2 Epi13 – Dragonfly in Amber

Outlander S2 Epi13 – Dragonfly in Amber (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi13 – Dragonfly in Amber Directed by Philip John    Written by Toni Graphia & Matthew B. Roberts Starz/TV Synopsis Claire visits Lallybroch and Culloden Moor to make peace with the past, while Brianna and Roger bond over researching Randall family history. Jamie and Claire come up with a dangerous plan, which Dougal overhears, inciting him to a murderous rage. Jamie must do everything … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi13 – Dragonfly in Amber (Title Analysis)

Outlander Inside S2 Epi12 – The Hail Mary

If you haven’t checked out the Outlander Community Website, you should. Starz opens up and shares an inside look into the episodes. We decided to share some of what they provide. Enjoy! CULLODEN HOUSE The interiors and exteriors of “Culloden House” were filmed at Touch House in Stirling, Scotland. To create the Jacobite camp, around 50 tents and many other campsite necessities like fires, carts, … Continue reading Outlander Inside S2 Epi12 – The Hail Mary

Outlander Inside S2 Epi11- Vengeance is Mine

If you haven’t checked out the Outlander Community Website, you should. Starz opens up and shares an inside look into the episodes. We decided to share some of what they provide. Enjoy! RAM HEDD TAVERNE The Ram’s Hedd Taverne was filmed on location in Culross, a small village in Fife, Scotland. During Season 1, Culross also served as Crainsmuir, the village near Castle Leoch where Geillis … Continue reading Outlander Inside S2 Epi11- Vengeance is Mine

Outlander S2 Epi12 – The Hail Mary (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi12 – The Hail Mary Directed by Philip John      Written by Anne Kenney & Ira Steven Behr Starz/TV Synopsis Jamie pulls out all stops in an effort in turn the Jacobite army away from impending slaughter at Culloden Moor, while Claire comforts the ailing Alex Randall; and Alex devises an outrageous plan to save his child’s mother. THE HAIL MARY In a … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi12 – The Hail Mary (Title Analysis)

Outlander S2 Epi11 – Vengeance Is Mine (Title Analysis)

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S2 Epi11 – Vengeance Is Mine Directed by Mike Barker        Written by Diana Gabaldon Starz/TV Synopsis Claire and the Highlanders are sent north after the Jacobite leaders decide to halt their march on London. A band of redcoats makes trouble for the Scots, leading to a most unexpected reunion for Claire. VENGEANCE IS MINE The title of the episode initially invoked the … Continue reading Outlander S2 Epi11 – Vengeance Is Mine (Title Analysis)

Outlander Inside S2 Epi10

Prestonpans! If you haven’t checked out the Outlander Community Website, you should. Starz opens up and shares an inside look into the episodes. We decided to share some of what they provide. Enjoy! JAMIE’S COAT Jamie’s coat was originally owned by his father, Brian Fraser. We saw Brian wearing the coat in Episode 112, just before his death. STORYBOARDS Dougal takes the measure of the … Continue reading Outlander Inside S2 Epi10

Outlander Inside Epi8 – The Fox’s Lair

It is always interesting to go behind the scenes of an episode – absolutely exquisite. Just goes to show one the thought, hard work, energy and effort put into bringing the show to life, and we truly appreciate it. Here is Inside Epi 8: The Fox’s Lair ~ via Starz, Jon Gary Steele and Terry Dresbach. Enjoy! LALLYBROCH’S DINING ROOM TAPESTRIES The images for the wall … Continue reading Outlander Inside Epi8 – The Fox’s Lair

Outlander Inside S2 Epi4

Inside the episode . . . MASTER RAYMOND’S APOTHECARY Through design with shape, color, shade and shadow and exotic set dressing, we tried to create something that was more than just a shop in Paris. I wanted it to feel a bit mystical and magical. The walls were covered with symbols of alchemy and magic.  Research of 18th Century apothecaries show etchings of shops with an … Continue reading Outlander Inside 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