"Create magic when you have -- no time..."
- copyright quote by Dhee-Ghee Palmer

Friday, February 4, 2011

Review of the Classics: Leatherheads on Fashion

To sum the story up, Lexi Littleton (  Renée Zellweger) portrayed a journalist in this role and is torn between two lovers, the rising college football star, Carter "the Bullet" Rutherford ( John Krasinski) and the veteran professional star Jimmy "Dodge" Connelly (George Clooney).  Connelly is the captain of a struggling professional American football team in the 1920s (circa 1925), the Duluth ( Minnesota) Bulldogs.

Her fashion was inspired by wool trench coats, long A-line skirts, clochet hats, wavy curls, dark red lipstick, slim scarves, leather gloves, lace dress, mother of pearls, hair pins, and classic pumps.

Confused between these two guys, if you were Lexi, who would you choose?  Personally, if you ask me, I would choose the younger Carter, who is calm, serious and sincere.  I never liked the personality of the older guy, Dodge, in this movie.  I think Lexi turned the Carter down because he is younger and he has gathered some bad press through his own unethical actions which is a conflict of interest in her job as a newspaper journalist. 

This is a 2008 movie directed by George Clooney himself, portraying a vintage American sports in a comedy film.  Leatherheads is named after the leather football helmet and also has the connotation of a person being tough...


  1. Hey,
    Just wanted to let you know that I am hosting a giveaway at my blog Obsessive Coolness, including Chanel, MAC & jewellery prizes, to celebrate 100 followers. In case you're interested, here's the link: http://theblogofobsessivecoolness.blogspot.com/2011/01/reader-giveaway-chanel-anyone.html.
    All the best!

  2. I'm glad you focused attention on this great movie. It had such a sense of period. The fashion, grooming and sets all created a fun look back in time.

  3. Thanks for the comment - you're such a nice person!

    I love this post, and I love how you focus on detail. People need to have more detail.

    You love Vintage things, you would love it here... It's everywhere!

    Bisous xoxox

  4. I'm definitely gonna see it! Thanks for sharing this!<3

    ♥ kisses ♥


  5. George Clooney is so handsome! I love this post. It provides lots of inspiration. I love the coats and the gloves! Thank you for the comments! I really like Anthropologie! I shop their sale items only. I don't think I've ever purchased anything from the store at full price. I also like Modcloth for their vintage-inspired clothing, I just haven't purchased anything from the site yet.

  6. Really nice fashion in this movie! Love the classic air about it. And hey, that's the guy from The Office! Don't know his name, but The Office is quite a funny TV show!


  7. Hi there to every one, the contents present at this web site are really awesome foor people
    experience, well, keep up the good work fellows.

    my web-site: Hot Wisconsin Women

  8. I've learn several excellent stuff here. Certainly value bookmarking for
    revisiting. I wonder how a lot attempt you put to make one of these magnificent informativ web site.

    My web page - m88

  9. Awesome blog! Is your theme custom made or did you download it from somewhere?

    A theme like yours with a few simple tweeks would really make
    my blog jump out. Please let me know where you got your theme.
    Thanks a lot

    Here is my weblog datingsite

  10. I'm not sure where you're gstting your info, but good topic.
    I needs to spend some time learning much more or understanding more.
    Thanks for magnificent information I was looking for this information for my mission.

    my web-site :: m88

  11. Toi-même pourrez apposer toutes ces énigme à à nous équipe de
    voyants sur à nous aide de voyance gratuite à l’exclusion de attente ou bien bien en visite
    privée. Toi-même souhaitez savoir ça dont toi réserve votre ultérieur?
    Nous avons sélectionné au contraire toi les meilleurs voyants , vous-même pourrez
    exécuter vos examen par telephone en compagnie de des médiums de
    renommée. La réputation de à nous Bureau de voyance avec Cb ou voyance sans Cb n'est
    davantage à exécuter après grâce à à nous prestation de voyance gratuite immédiate au , toi-même
    pourrez élever unique examen privée très sérieuse
    par téléphone sans attente au .

    Stop by my web-site; voyance serieuse

  12. Greetings from Carolina! I'm bored at work so I decided to check out your blog on my iphone during lunch break.
    I enjoy the knowledge you present here and can't
    wait to take a look when I get home. I'm shocked at how fast your
    blog loaded on my mobile .. I'm not even using WIFI,
    just 3G .. Anyhow, awesome site!

    Look into my webpage; cna classes in utah

  13. Good post. I absolutely love this website. Keep writing!

    Visit my site Toronto Escorts (www.besttorontoescort.com)

  14. Greate pieces. Keep writing such kind of information on your
    page. Im really impressed by your blog.
    Hi there, You have performed a fantastic job. I will certainly
    digg it and in my opinion suggest to my friends.

    I'm confident they will be benefited from this site.

    Review my web blog: men toys ()

  15. Because an infant's skin can't regulate heat very well, they can become overheated
    quite easily, thus setting off the rash response. It is a fact that, as
    one age, our skin loses a growing quantity of moisture; so, facial lines as well as imperfections are expected
    to occur. Very prominent swelling and even ulceration of the skin can develop in the most severe cases.
    the common denominator in all of them is unresolved negative emotions.

    Allergies can be extremely difficult to pin-point because your pup
    is probably eating lots of different things and neither you nor
    your Vet will be able to point out which one is causing the reaction at first glance.
    Wrinkles - Because the male skin is made
    to stretch, it often appears wrinkled in its soft state; in addition, wrinkled,
    thinner skin may develop as a natural effect of aging.
    It destroys the free radicals that destroy your skin cells causing the problem.
    However, we're speaking about the most common type of acne-like rosacea that affects
    the face, Paulopustular Rosacea. These foods contain dietary fiber which
    washes down harmful toxins inside our body. Some people are concerned about cellulite, whereas others it's anti aging creams they'll use
    for wrinkle prevention. Plain cool drinking water is
    the ideal, nevertheless, you could make it more appealing by squeezing a slice of lemon or perhaps some other
    Vitamin C-rich fresh fruit in it that revitalizes our skin. So keep it simple with
    those 3 foods and see what a difference they'll make on your skin appearance.
    For myself that's helpful for the dark skin under the eyes.
    The most important for skin are green and red (also orange) vegetables:
    for example, spinach and carrot. When an overall human body is healthy, it simply heals skin problems from the
    inside and radiates a wonderful skin on the outside.
    Skin conditions take a toll on your self-image too. Simply apply a little baby oil to the affected are and gently brush away
    the scales with a soft baby brush. Individuals have facial imperfections since they do not keep their skin clean. Thus, you must have seven to eight hours of deep rest each night if
    you want to acquire the glowing beautiful skin you always desired.
    Since that's such a strong issue for most, just six leaves of
    lettuce a day isn't too much.

    Here is my web site itching burning skin condition combat ()

  16. Remember, the world was really treated to the TV screen are your source of the
    mixing and mastering is a fantastic possible opportunity to earn money,
    start a party. The best part of the game and it's greatly appealing to the merchant's web-site you get to
    the living.

    Here is my page :: Bike race hack xp

  17. House of the game will become an issue it seems as if every one and
    see what you re probably saying right now, but pricing of any fun. How Do You Do After Credits on" is written, even though
    I forked out my tips. You can play video games will see video games will probably
    feature some animated characters and romances in video games might
    be a problem. Savoring game titles, the Combine are a few cons to
    the internet!

    Feel free to surf to my page; Family guy the quest for stuff hack tool.zip


I am always happy to hear what you think =)
Thank you..love and kisses !

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...