Costume Designer Ruth Carter on Scenes From 'Sparkle'
“These were what we called the finale dresses,” Carter reveals. “Lillie Rubin...
“These were what we called the finale dresses,” Carter reveals. “Lillie Rubin and Rudy Gernreich in the 60s did cut-outs and because of the 60s, still today, it’s just all the rage in fashion. People like Stella McCartney and myself both want to bring back some of those images that people like Rudy Gernreich and Lillie Rubin did in the 60s with their sexy back – revealing back and sides, creative necklines and cutaways.”