I figured this year, it was only appropriate to make my costume fashion-related. There are few iconic people in the industry that are easy to pull off, with the exception of Karl Lagerfeld. I originally thought of going as Tim Gunn, but that would have lead to a lot of presuming that I was Anderson Cooper or god-forbid John McCain (white hair in a suit. Could be anyone, yeah?).

Thus, I went as Christian Siriano of Project Runway fame:


Here was my version:


This was my attempt to replicate the squid/octopus tattoo. It was successful enough for a costume and a first try I think.

The definitive accessory!