Best costume designer: Colleen Atwood

Fashion Films costume designed by Colleen Atwood :

Chicago (2002)

Renée Zellweger as  Roxie Hart  Catherine,Zeta-Jones as Velma Kelly

Razzle-dazzle Hollywood crime comedy: Won 6 Oscars. Another 34 wins & 54 nominations.

Murderesses Velma Kelly (a chanteuse and tease who killed her husband and sister after finding them in bed together) and Roxie Hart (who killed her boyfriend when she discovered he wasn’t going to make her a star) find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.

Memoirs of A Geisha

Won 3 Oscars. Another 17 wins & 28 nominations.The film was nominated and won numerous awards, including nominations for six Academy Awards, and eventually won three: Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction and Best Costume Design. Here again Colleen Atwood won the costume design award.
Memoirs of a Geisha
revolves around a young girl, named Chiyo, who is sold into the life of a geisha and her struggle as a geisha to find love.The Japanese release of the film was titled “Sayuri“, based on the main character who was renamed as Sayuri in the movie.

Other Movies costume designed by Colleen Atwood : Sweetney Todd, Sleepy Hollow,Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events, Edward Scissorhands

Colleen Atwood’s Fashion Costume Sketches for Tim Burton’s Sweeney Todd :

Roxie Hart

2 comments so far

  1. secondskins on

    gorgeous designs. i especially loved her costume design in sweeney todd. 🙂

    • Saige on

      Yay!! she did many excellent costume designs for Tim Burton’s Films!

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