Season 9

Sept. 17, 2021

Dress the Baby Halloween Costume Competition

Reflecting on the season that has been, and teasing exciting future developments, Lucy and Ben introduce a frighteningly fun comp…

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Sept. 3, 2021

Code Purple: Costumes & Cavorting with Prince

In this episode, Lucy and Ben are joined by author Casci Ritchie to talk about the life and wardrobe of one of the greatest artis…

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Aug. 25, 2021

Dressed x Dress: Fancy Go Through the Looking Glass

Alice in Wonderland and Fashion History

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Aug. 13, 2021

Dressing for Laughs: Comedy in Costume

This episode puts the gags front and centre. We don’t mean the effortless banter between Lucy and Ben, or her relentless teasing …

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July 30, 2021

Paper Dreams: Costumes from Crêpe

Inspired by a listener’s costume design project, this episode explores the possibilities – and problems – of dressing up with pap…

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July 16, 2021

Head to Toe: Costume on the Extremities

In this episode, the stars of the show are the bits of the human body - from heads down to toes – that tend to get neglected in o…

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June 18, 2021

Social Climbing on Gilded Stairs

The Vanderbilt Ball of 1883

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June 7, 2021

Season 9 trailer

Lucy and Ben are back for yet more costume drama, announcing season 9 of the Dress: Fancy podcast, and something to slake your th…

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