Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi6

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi6 – Blood of My Blood Written by Shaina Fewell | Directed by Denise Di Novi This conversation is between Blacklanderz Margot (hasn’t read the book), Helina and Ayana. Arranged and edited by Vida. [For those who don’t know, I also interrupt at times – just because.] A: Beware of snakes, with and without legs. This is the first time I … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi6

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

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi5

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi5 – Savages Written by Denise Di Novi | Directed by Bronwyn Garrity T: Very clever title card! It’s how I imagine a shop in that time would wrap a present. A: I think this title card is fantastic. The symbolism of this doll, as well as the fabric, takes a turn to say the least. Ty: It is deceptively innocent. … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi5

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi4

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi4 – Common Ground Written by Joy Blake | Directed by Ben Bolt This conversation is between Blacklanderz Helina, Ayana and Vida. Arranged and edited by Vida. V: It was interesting that they had the title card with the episode title first, before the writer and director. A: This is my favorite title card this season. It harkens me back to episode … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi4

Outlander S4 Epi 3 | LOCATION: THE SCOTTISH FESTIVAL

I am so glad they highlighted some of the people behind the scene, the detailed set designs and all of the extras. ~ Vida   The Scottish festival, at which Roger has been invited to give a performance playing his guitar, takes place in the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina so, unknowingly, Brianna is traveling across the same countryside as her parents in the … Continue reading Outlander S4 Epi 3 | LOCATION: THE SCOTTISH FESTIVAL

Outlander Wardrobe: Phaedre’s Costume

I based the colors for Phaedre and all the slaves at River Run on the tobacco and indigo which the script mentions as being two of the commodities which Jocasta’s plantation grows. ~ Nina Ayers, Co-Costume Designer There are symbols embroidered into some of their clothing which create a link to the various African countries from whence they came. ~ Nina Ayers, Co-Costume Designer   … Continue reading Outlander Wardrobe: Phaedre’s Costume

Outlander S4 | Costumes in America

These are fabulous! Co-Costume Designer Terry Dresbach on creating the new costumes for colonial life: It was very exciting to design American colonial life. I grew up with various versions and visuals of this time as an American child from my fourth-grade history books, but those versions were very pretty and sanitary. I wanted to design what it really would have looked like; the beginning … Continue reading Outlander S4 | Costumes in America

Inside | Outlander S3 Epi5

It makes for a more complete story when you can actually see what all went into creating these episodes from the locations, set/art designs to the costumes. It is incredible how much work goes into the show. We took a look inside Epi5 and we ‘luvbs’ it! ~ Enjoy! LOCATION: THE BOSTON HOME The Boston Streets were filmed on location in Glasgow. The brown stone … Continue reading Inside | Outlander S3 Epi5