Tim Gunn critiques superhero costumes
Fashion guru Tim Gunn sits down with comic book historian Alan Kistler as they review and critique classic superheroes’ various costumes. I appreciate that Tim Gunn gives this topic his trademark sincerity and serious attention. Gunn sounds genuinely fascinated by the history and context of these crime-fighting and world-saving characters, instead of dismissing them as a childish or adolescent subject matter unworthy of a cerebral and informed conversation. I think they should do an episode of Project Runway where the designers have to create superhero costumes. Here’s Part 2.