Alexandra Byrne has costume designed movies from Elizabeth to Guardians of the Galaxy. I really admire her versatility as a designer, and love her use of texture and color. I chose to pin photos of her costumes from Elizabeth because they're extremely detailed and have beautiful silhouettes. Elizabeth: The Golden Age Alexandra Bryne
This dress from last year's Oscar winner for costume design Elizabeth: The Golden Age, sits on display at the 17th annual Art of Motion Picture Costume Design exhibition at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Museum in Los Angeles
Elizabeth: The Golden Age Film Costume Worn by: Cate Blanchett as Queen Elizabeth I Costume Designer: Alexandra Byrne Film: Elizabeth: The Golden Age Alexandra Byrne created a spectacular wardrobe for Cate Blanchett as Elizabeth. Byrne's inspiration for the tone she sought came from the work of Spanish fashion designer Balenciaga, who had interpreted various historical paintings in his 1950s couture, including some Elizabethan pieces. Alexandra Byrne: "That was the big leap for me…
Cate Blanchett in Elizabeth: The Golden Age. Queen Elizabeth's reign is threatened by familial betrayal and Spain's invading army. She and her shrewd advisor must act to safeguard the lives of her people. When the dashing seafarer, Walter Raleigh, captures her heart, Elizabeth is forced to make her most tragic sacrifice for the good of her country. A tale of one woman's crusade to control her love, destroy her enemies and secure her position as a beloved icon of the western world.