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Emmy-Winning Muppet Costume Designer Polly Smith

Posted by: Michele Cohen

Hear from Moore aluma Polly Smith ’71, who earned her BFA in Fashion Design from Moore in 1971. Smith has worked for the Jim Henson Company since she was brought on board to create costumes for The Muppet Show in 1978. In 2010, she was the recipient of a Creative Arts Emmy for Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design/Styling for The Muppets. The award was her fourth Emmy.