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One Plus One: Catherine Martin

By On June 9, 2014

Catherine Martin is a quadruple Oscar winner for costume and design in films including The Great Gatsby, Moulin Rouge and Strictly Ballroom. She discusses her close collaboration with director and husband Baz… Read More


Behind the Scenes Women of Style Awards Shoot

By On June 4, 2014

Watch behind the scenes footage of the photo shoot for the #WomenofStyle Awards here:… Read More


Winners of the Women of Style Awards

By On May 28, 2014

Congratulations to all the winners of the Women of Style Awards! “This issue, we catch up with three inspiring InStyle and Audi Women of Style Awards winners. One is a chart-topping ingenue, new to… Read More


Martin ‘Amplifies’ Strictly Ballroom Costumes for Modern Audience

By On May 19, 2014

Baz Luhrmann’s Strictly Ballroom stage musical is about to enter its final week of previews before the curtain goes up on its world premiere in Sydney next Saturday. The director is working… Read More


Catherine Martin amps up the ‘fun & silly’ in Strictly Ballroom’s costumes

By On May 9, 2014

A bra featuring two big pineapples, shirts with ludicrously big ruffled sleeves and countless bucketloads of sequins are helping to continue the “marvellous preposterousness” of the Strictly Ballroom legacy as it morphs into its… Read More


5 Costume Designer Contenders on Creating Characters and Key Pieces

By On January 17, 2014

Martin is no stranger to Oscar voters, having won two statuettes in 2002 for her Moulin Rouge!costumes and set decor. In The Great Gatsby, her fourth film wit husband-director Baz Lurhmann, she mainlines fresh blood… Read More


Bringing the Glamour to Faena Miami

By On January 17, 2014

“Few film-makers create worlds as shiny, sumptuous and seductive as Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin. From the Bollywood-infused bohemia of fin de siècle Paris in Moulin Rouge! to the decadent excesses of 1920s New… Read More


Glamour: Woman of the Year Nomination

By On January 14, 2014

Catherine Martin is a Woman of the Year because… “She brings warmth and humor and energy to every story and character—and inspires me constantly.”  —Carey Mulligan, actress Most movies today follow fashion,… Read More


Baz Luhrmann & Catherine Martin to Design for Saxony Hotel

By On January 10, 2014

Great Gatsby director Baz Luhrmann and his costume-and-set-designer wife, Catherine Martin, are taking a short break from films to take on a commercial real estate project for the first time. The two will… Read More


Full Cast Announced for Strictly Ballroom

By On January 7, 2014

Panaretos will co-star in the stage premiere of Baz Luhrmann‘s Strictly Ballroom, which will begin performances March 25, 2014, at the Lyric Theatre in Sydney, Australia. Panaretos, who made her professional debut in the Australian… Read More