Patricia Field is the head for costume design in the movie, 'The Devil Wears Prada.'
Patricia Field at an event for the 79th Annual Academy Awards
Patricia Field has won four awards as a costume designer. Specially, she has won Satellite Award for Best Costume Design (The Devil Wears Prada), Costume Designers Guild Award for Best Costume Design (Ugly Betty and The Sex and the City), Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Costumes for a series (Sex and the City), and another Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Costume Design (Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme).
Other movies/TV shows that Patricia Field has been set in is: 'Sex and the City', 'Ugly Betty', and 'Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme'.
The Devil Wears Prada (2006) | Anne Hathaway as Andrea Sachs | Outfit #1
The Devil Wears Prada (2006) | Emily Blunt as Emily Charlton | Outfit #2
The Devil Wears Prada (2006) | Meryl Streep as Miranda Priestly | Outfit #3
The Sex and the City (1998) Outfit #1
The Sex and the City (1998) | Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw | Outfit #2
The Sex and the City (1998) | Kim Cattral as Samantha Jones | Outfit #3
The Sex and the City (1998) | Kristin Davis as Charlotte York Goldenbatt and Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw | Outfit # 4
The Sex and the City (1998) | Cynthia Nixon as Miranda Hobbes | Outfit #5
The Ugly Betty (2006) | America Ferrara as Betty Suarez | Outfit #1
The Ugly Betty (2006) | Becki Newton as Amanda Tanen | Outfit #2
The Ugly Betty (2006) | Vanessa L. Williams as Wilhelmina Slater | Outfit #3
The Ugly Betty (2006) | Ana Ortiz as Hilda Suarez | Outfit #4
How closely did they relate?: They related very similar to the outfits on the 'Devil Wears Prada' set. Of course, it wouldn't be the exact same outfit from piece by piece but it shows you the clothing that would match it.
What were some specific characteristics that matched?: The specific characteristic that matched to the outfits on set was outfit number one. It is the same snow white color and it's flare at the bottom. Another specific characteristic is outfit comparison number four. The black skirt with the thick belt attached to it was a big characteristic to that outfit. Lastly, the last outfit. Comparing it to Miranda Priestly to the editor-in-chief Anna Wintour. It gives you the same exact textile and the color.
In my opinion, it should've been better because it didn't have the exact same color and that was what I was looking for. Especially, the color and the fabrics being used. It didn't give enough details to the outfit. It seemed boring and plain.
Did this show or movie influence street and ready-to-wear fashion during this time?: Yes, it did influence street and ready-to-wear fashion, because people around the world have been wearing shirts that have the "Devil Wears Prada" title on it and it shows other designs.