Designer draws bead on SYTYCD
Hypervenoms football boots “i don’t sparkle, I sparkle in my work, he says from Showline Studios on Lake Shore Blvd. E. where he is preparing for the finale of the third season on Oct. 24.
KinoshitaBevington, who hails from Edmonton, studied interior design at Ryerson, couture at Galasso School of Design in Toronto and apprenticed as costume designer with Patrick ReevesAaron, Keanu Reeves’ mother.
“She was named Patrick after a ship that sank, he explains. “The first year I did nothing but pick up pins off the floor because that is what she did when she apprenticed with Balmain,
He not only does the wardrobe for the dancers, he styles the judges and host Leah Miller, who, alas, doesn’t get to keep her enviable collection of vertiginous Christian Louboutin shoes.
KinoshitaBevington is not allowed to divulge his budget but you can’t get Louboutins at Payless.
“We buy everything on sale and we borrow a lot of stuff, he says. He shops locally and prowls the Internet for clothes, shoes and fabric.
KinoshitaBevington goes to a rack teeming with costumes and pulls out the toreador jacket top 4 finalist Denys Drozdyuk wore. It is intricately handbeaded and embroidered and breathtaking.
“It took 25 hours to make, the back is incredible, he points out. “The hypervenoms football boots mercurial vapor underarm is open because you can’t restrict the motion or the fabric will tear. Dance is all about movement and these kids (they are 18 to 26) are so muscular and forceful, that if the costumes aren’t hypervenoms football boots built well, they will fall apart. Dancers’ bodies expand with the heat so the seams have to be reinforced,
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“Some dresses take 60 hours with two to three people doing intricate beading, he recalls. “We work seven mercurial vapor days a week with 15hourdays I haven’t had a day off since July.
“We find out on Thursday what we are required to do and they have to be oncamera Sunday. We have a meeting with the choreographers about who’s dancing and the genre. We talk to executive producer Sandra Faire then we shop on Thursday and Friday for fabric and beads and start building. And we build until 20 minutes before they go on stage. There are tons of lastminute changes,
Leah Miller will be wearing a reconfigured black crepe dress with rhinestones and ostrich feathers by Lebanese designer Zuhair Murad on the finale. He won’t divulge what the dancers will be wearing.
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