In February 2019, Ruth E. Carter became the first African American to win the Best Costume Design Oscar for Black Panther. Ruth reveals the mashup of influences which went into conceiving Black Panther’s look. Hear about her latest project, Dolemite Is My Name. And Ruth holds forth on the major motion pictures from the 40 she has costumed, including 14 Spike Lee Joints.
A Different Tweed is fashion’s equivalent to Inside The Actors Studio. This in-depth interview podcast explores the craft and creative process of fashion and luxury through dynamic, entertaining storytelling. The tone is intimate. The conversation is candid. Leading professionals reveal the secrets to their artistry plus their challenges and personal journeys. Bronwyn Cosgrave, the host, is a multidisciplinary fashion professional who is renowned for her research. She can be heard on an array of international radio networks including BBC, CBC and NPR. A Different Tweed actions her belief that the podcast is an ideal medium to explore fashion.