Emmy Hopeful: Mandi Line - 'Pretty Little Liars' It's been more than a decade since a contemporary series took home the Emmy for Outstanding Costumes -- Sex and the City's 2002 win was followed by American Dreams, Carnivale, Deadwood, Rome, 3 wins for The Tudors, Pushing Daisies, The Borgias and Game of Thrones. And while it's hard to deny the beauty of an intricate bodice or expertly welded chest plate, the same could be said of the couture ...
June 17, 2013 - ET Online via omg!
Michelle Obama Wore Belted Burberry in Belfast Arriving in Northern Ireland for the G8 summit today, the Obamas dressed sensibly for the weather, with Michelle in a snappy new corseted Burberry trench with a leather belt. This is one of her best silhouettes — a fitted waist with structure throughout the bodice — and it's interesting that she ... More »
June 17, 2013 - New York Magazine
Manohla Dargis in New York Times In The Times in December Ms. Dargis wrote: "The movie's pleasures are as light as its story. No matter. Albert may never rip Victoria's bodice, but he does eventually loosen it, to her delight and ours."
Diane Pershing in Huffington Post (blog) The President of the RWA, Diane Pershing, explained that the association was "tired of seeing the same old sneering references to 'bodice rippers' and the generally immature way the genre was treated in the press."
Dan Stevens in Telegraph.co.uk The men - Ferrars, Willoughby, Brandon - are stronger characters here,says Stevens. "They're three viable love interests - sex objects, I suppose. Rather than a bodice-ripper, this is more of a 'britches-ripper'."