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Emmys 2017: 'The Handmaid's Tale,' 'This Is Us' Nominated for Costume Design

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Alexis Bledel on Hulu's 'The Handmaid's Tale'

'Empire' and 'Transparent' are also nominated once again.

The nominations are in, and once again, fashionable fan-favorite TV shows like Empire and Transparent were recognized for their larger-than-life onscreen styles.

Though Game of Thrones isn't up for any awards this year due to a filming hiatus which affected its eligibility, its brand-new HBO counterpart, Westworld, was nominated for outstanding period/fantasy costumes for a series, as was another dystopian drama, Hulu's The Handmaid's TaleThe Crown costume designer Michele Clapton, who took home the 2017 Costume Designer Guild Award for her work on the Netflix series, is also nominated in the category.

Everyone's favorite tear-jerker, NBC's This Is Us, was nominated for outstanding contemporary costumes, up against Netflix's Grace and Frankie (which stars Jane Fonda alongside Lily Tomlin, whose character made shawls and hippie-chic beads cool again) and HBO's Big Little Liesanother breakout hit of 2017 starring Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern and Shailene Woodley as a motley cast of dysfunctional, athleisure-clad mothers of Monterey, Calif

See below for the full list of 2017 Emmy costume nominations: 

Outstanding Period/Fantasy Costumes for a Series, Limited Series or Movie

The Crown
"Wolferton Splash"; Netflix
Michele Clapton, costume designer; Alex Fordham, assistant costume designer; Emma O'Loughlin, assistant costume designer; Kate O'Farrell, costume supervisor

Feud: Bette and Joan 
"And the Winner Is... (The Oscars of 1963)"; FX Networks
Lou Eyrich, costume designer; Hannah Jacobs, assistant costume designer’ Katie Saunders, costume supervisor

Genius
“Einstein: Chapter Seven”; National Geographic
Sonu Mishra, costume designer; Martina Hejlová, assistant costume designer; Petia Krckova, costume supervisor

The Handmaid's Tale
"Offred" (Pilot); Hulu
Ane Crabtree, costume designer; Sheena Wichary, costume supervisor

Westworld
"The Original"; HBO
Trish Summerville, costume designer; Lynda Foote, costume supervisor; Jo Kissack Folsom, assistant costume designer

Outstanding Contemporary Costumes for a Series, Limited Series or Movie

Big Little Lies 
"You Get What You Need"; HBO
Alix Friedberg, costume designer; Risa Garcia, assistant costume designer; Patricia McLaughlin, costume supervisor

Empire 
"Light in Darkness"; Fox
Paolo Nieddu, costume designer; Jennifer Salim, assistant costume designer; Mary Lane, costume supervisor

Grace and Frankie 
"The Art Show"; Netflix
Allyson B. Fanger, costume designer; Heather Pain, assistant costume designer; Lori DeLapp, costume supervisor

This Is Us 
"Moonshadow" NBC
Hala Bahmet, costume designer; Marina Ray, assistant costume designer; Elinor Bardach, costume supervisor

Transparent
"To Sardines And Back"; Amazon
Marie Schley, costume designer; Hannah Schneider, assistant costume designer; Leslie Herman, costume supervisor

Outstanding Costumes for Variety, Nonfiction or Reality Programming

Dancing With the Stars
"Halloween Night"; ABC
Daniela Gschwendtner, costume designer; Steven Norman Lee, costume designer; Polina Roytman, assistant costume designer; Karina Torrico, assistant costume designer; Howard Sussman, costume supervisor

Hairspray Live!; NBC
Mary Vogt, costume designer; Carolyn Dessert-Lauterio, costume supervisor

Portlandia 
"Carrie Dates a Hunk"; IFC
Amanda Needham, costume designer; Jayme Hansen, assistant costume designer; Jordan Hamilton, costume supervisor

RuPaul's Drag Race 
"Oh. My. Gaga!"; VH1
Zaldy Goco, costume designer (RuPaul); Perry Meek, costume designer (Lady Gaga)

Saturday Night Live 
Host: Emily Blunt; NBC
Tom Broecker, costume designer; Eric Justian, costume designer

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