This movie reached at the top and many sequels and many other movies with the same name regarding Sherlock holmes were made.
Costumes of Sherlock Holmes
The costumes in the movie are designed by Jenny Beavan. The costumes specially the Jackets worn in that movie are very unusual and unique, but very interestingly and creatively designed.
Some costumes used in the Sherlock movies
Short maroon frock coat
Double breasted dogtooth suit with DB waistcoat
Tweed high-revers lounge suit
Purple silk cloak which is patterned
Bodice with low v-neckline
Floral embossed satin coat
Single breasted whale cord frock coat
1970's period trench coat
Jacket buttoned as Richmond style
Polo style overcoat
Moleskin jacket with tapestry braiding
Brown and gold paisley pattern stand collar waistcoat
Benedict Cumberbatch coat
In the TV series of Sherlock, the leading character Benedict Cumberbatch wore a unique Wool coat , black in colour ,with textured design which became very popular. This coat had a strong impact on the audience and is considered the hot fashion. This coat is made from high quality wool fabric. It has a standard notch lapel collar. It is very warm and best for Winters. Benedict Cumberbatch meant business when he wore this coat. Benedict Cumberbatch wore a muffler around the neck with this coat. It has an internal polyester lining and has a front double buttoned closure. This coat contains the total of 6 pockets that are two middle hand pockets, two inside pockets and two that are flap waist. The sleeves are open hem Cuffs. The jacket is made from pure wool. The fabric is rich and thick. The Sherlock Coat gives a hot, handsome and fashionable look. This coat is best to wear both formally and casually. The appearance of the coat is so appealing that anyone who sees this coat on Benedict Cumberbatch wishes to wear it. This coat is decent and the detective look is best given in this coat. The buttons are solid and deep rooted on the interior. The texture is very soft. The texture is soft. It can also be worn on rainy days. The coat was kind of military styled. It is water proof and the wool is Irish tweed.
Some Facts about the movie and the coat
The scenes were very difficult to shoot in freezing cold. However the coat had to be designed in a way that it would look perfect to the Sherlock Holmes character as well as suit him. Benedict admired his clothes but many of his clothes were damaged as he insisted that he should be doing stunts himself. He wanted such clothes that would not bulge out as his physique is very slim. He had tried many collars but they were looking very pointy.
When the movie was shot, the original costumes were kept safely. So, when Benedict began shooting for Sherlock he got to have all the costumes from the original and he liked a coat from the pilot and that became the signature coat for Benedict Cumberbatch and that gave him a fantastic look. You can get this coat from Celeb Leather Jacket
Moriarty's wore an unusual suit which was of Vivienne Westwood. The suit fitted the role perfectly. It had round collar shirt and the tie had skulls on it
He used modern day knitwear with a little old fashioned style. Watson wanted to keep his look somewhat old school by wearing check shirts. The black jacket was from Haversack and other suits were also from Liberty.