Dressing the Swans: Authenticity Meets Artistry in 'Feud: Capote vs. The Swans'

'Feud: Capote vs. The Swans' brings to life the 1960s/70s New York high society with meticulously crafted costumes reflecting the era's wealth, style, and glamour.

In 'Feud: Capote vs. The Swans', costume designer Lou Eyrich, alongside executive producer Ryan Murphy, delves into the sophisticated world of 1960s and 70s New York high society to deliver authentically glamorous costumes. The series, based on Truman Capote's interactions with socialites he dubbed 'the swans', showcases Eyrich's extensive research and original designs, highlighting the era's fashion while emphasizing character traits through costume details, including the absence of brand logos for a more elegant look. Notable contributions also come from Zac Posen, tasked with creating elevated interpretations of historical outfits for key events like the famous Black and White masquerade ball.