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 – 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

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

10 Outlandish Statements Only Outlander Costume Designer Terry Dresbach Can Make

This is why we love Terry so much. She is not only incredible talented and creative, but also so damn funny, down to earth and real! By now you’ve likely gotten an eyeful of the famed “swan dress” (yep, that’s it, above right),  the racy couture creation  first imagined in Diana Gabaldon’s cult-loved Outlander books and worn by Madame Nesle de la Tourelle (Kimberly Smart) on the acclaimed Starz drama. The sophomore season … Continue reading 10 Outlandish Statements Only Outlander Costume Designer Terry Dresbach Can Make

Outlander Costume Designer Terry Dresbach on Season 2 in 18th-Century Paris

We love Terry and have much appreciation for the hard work she and her crew put into making all those thousands of costume for Season 2. We can’t wait to see them play out the story this season. Here is a really good interview with Terry discussing with Harper’s Bazaar how they went about designing totally different costumes for a totally different world from what we … Continue reading Outlander Costume Designer Terry Dresbach on Season 2 in 18th-Century Paris