Hobbit Costume Designers Nominated for CDG Award

The costume designers for the 2012 film The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey have been nominated by the Costume Designers Guild in the "Excellence in Fantasy Film" category. Ann Maskrey, Richard Taylor, Bob Buck designed the costumes using sheep and alpaca fiber sourced from the New Zealand company Stansborough. The award ceremony will take place February 19, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.

Stansborough, owned by Cheryl and Barry Eldridge, has also seen their fiber appear in other productions, including the other "Lord of the Rings" films, Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe and Prince Caspian. To read more about Stansborough and their unique fibers, please visit their website at http://www.stansborough.co.nz/home/page.aspx.