'SWATH' Costume Designer Talks About 'A Lot Of Messages' In Kristen Stewart's Armor

Mon, April 9, 2012 2:03pm EST by Add first Comment
Kristen Stewart Snow White & The Huntsman Costume

Colleen Atwood, the costume designer for ‘Snow White & The Huntsman,’ opens up on the inspiration behind K-Stew’s look for when she heads into battle — WATCH the new clip and get a behind-the-scenes look at the costumes right here!

If, like us, you can’t wait to see Kristen Stewart play Snow White in Snow White & the Huntsman, than you’ll love this behind-the-scenes sneak peek at the intricate detailing of the costumes. Costume designer Colleen Atwood opened up about the inspiration for K-Stew’s look for her fight scene. “There are a lot of messages in her armor. The concept is [Snow White] comes to a place in the story and decides to go to battle and lead her future people,” she said.

“She doesn’t have time to have armor made, so we took elements of different armor to compile a look and so [Stewart] could also do action in it,” Colleen tells MTV News. Watch the video to see what else she had to say about the detailing of the costumes!

Katrina Mitzeliotis