Yes folks, the San Diego Comic Con posts are still forthcoming!
We just HAD to write about one of the best afternoon events we were privileged to attend at SDCC: The CDG (Costume Designers Guild) Mixer! On Friday, July 25th, the CDG local 892 rolled out the red carpet to their members and panelists to celebrate all things costuming at the Marriot Marquis. The Costume Designers Guild (I.A.T.S.E. Local 892) is the labor union representing costume designers, assistant costume designers and illustrators in film and television.
For those not in the know, this year marked the CDG’s ninth consecutive year participating at SDCC, by offering a slew of panels on costuming and the industry, as well as sponsoring their very own Masquerade prizes and trophy!. This year’s winners were “Giant Monsters All Out Attack,” by Lisa Truong, Lynleigh Sato, Wendy Colon, and Cindy Purchase.
The CDG mixer venue was gorgeous, with our own view of the bay and plenty of food to nosh on!
Another wonderful part of this mixer was the copious amounts of costumes on display on models from various movies! We tried very hard not to feel every costume and freak out their wearers, haha. Alright, enough chit chat. On to the photos!
Beautiful gowns as far as the eye can see!
We adored this Galaxy Quest suit! It’s straight from the movie!
The food was ridonkulous.
We had a great time, and they even gave us a little giftbag on the way out with their magazine, as well as some great hair products by IT&LY, and a box of Jelly Belly (It is not pictured because.. I ate the whole box in one day. DON’T JUDGE ME.)
Thanks so much to the CDG for their gracious invite, and we hope to see them next year too!
This is IAMCHUBBYBUNNY, signing out… IN THE NAME OF THE MOOOOON!