Everything was Beautiful at The Ballet
Guess Who’s Designing Costumes For The New York City Ballet This Fall?

by Jada Wong | 4:48 pm, June 4th, 2012
One of fashion’s most iconic designers is creating costumes for the New York City Ballet‘s Fall Gala in September, and we’ve got all the deets.

Guess Who’s Designing Costumes For The New York City Ballet This Fall?

Repetto Paris window displays

Repetto Paris window displays

Repetto Paris window displays

Repetto Paris window displays

Repetto, Paris
At Saint Monica’s Parish Centre.
All made from paper…..

Repetto, Paris

At Saint Monica’s Parish Centre.

All made from paper…..

Sparkling New “Symphony in C” Costumes
A corps de ballet tutu.

Sparkling New “Symphony in C” Costumes

A corps de ballet tutu.

Sparkling New “Symphony in C” Costumes
A tutu top plate made of duchess satin over silver lace organza, featuring patterns of Swarovski crystals.

Sparkling New “Symphony in C” Costumes

A tutu top plate made of duchess satin over silver lace organza, featuring patterns of Swarovski crystals.


TUTU BEAUTIFUL
COUTURE DESIGNER DOES A DELICATE DANCE AT NEW YORK CITY BALLET
BY MICHELLE RUIZ Thursday, May 3, 2012

The worlds of fashion and ballet seem similar enough, what with their shared dependence on lithe ladies, frothy skirts, unforgiving shoes and diva personalities.“People think, ‘Well, how different can it be?’ ” said Marc Happel, New York City Ballet’s director of costumes. “But they’re designing clothes, we’re dealing with costumes. It’s a great difference.”

TUTU BEAUTIFUL

COUTURE DESIGNER DOES A DELICATE DANCE AT NEW YORK CITY BALLET

Thursday, May 3, 2012

The worlds of fashion and ballet seem similar enough, what with their shared dependence on lithe ladies, frothy skirts, unforgiving shoes and diva personalities.

“People think, ‘Well, how different can it be?’ ” said Marc Happel, New York City Ballet’s director of costumes. “But they’re designing clothes, we’re dealing with costumes. It’s a great difference.”

Behind the scenes to look at just what it takes to get the costumes ready for this production. Louisville Ballet

You’ll find the video on classical ballet costumes interesting. Ms. Stone even gets to try on her size pointe shoes!