Don’t judge me, but I’ve become a massive Taylor Swift fan — and one of her videos from her just-released album has an 18th century/Cinderella theme. The song “Bejeweled” is actually my favorite on the album — good melody and beat, great theme (she’s been rejected by the guy who she’s into, but who cares because she can still turn all eyes) — and while the video isn’t exciting in a frock flicks/costume way, it seemed like we should post about it, so here we are!
First, here’s the video if you’d like to watch it:
No costume designer is listed on IMDB, but here we go:
What I don’t get is why everyone who reproduces it — and it has been reproduced a TON — never does it in its original colors? Dark green, dark blue, whatever, none of them are very 18th century, and what, does Pompadour’s color palette suck or something?
Let the art wash over you!