A direct and fantastically worded quote from NYmag.com’s comparison of the 2 Snow White interpretations coming out this year…
Huntsman’s costumes are “good” in the sense that they are well made, beautiful to look at, and not distracting. Mirror’s costumes are “good” in the sense that they are insane.
Designer Eiko Ishioka (Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Immortals) has pulled out all the “I am a delightful crazy person” stops on this one, from Lily Collins in a Björk swan cap to Armie Hammer in bunny ears over his top hat.
And she is a brave person for attempting to place non-noted clothes wearer Julia Roberts in both ridiculous haute couture and the color yellow.
Check out the full article on NYmag.com and the various rulings on everything from characters to special effects: