“Mindy rarely calls; she texts,” explained Perez of the surprise phone call. However this was no odd day, or odd call. Kaling desired to be the first to tell Perez about his Emmy nomination for Outstanding Costume Design. “Without her support,” Sal trailed off, “…what Mindy did was priceless” he said, referring to her steerage and support throughout the months leading as much as Emmy noms. “She permits me to do an excellent job.”
Noting that it was an “absolute travesty” that the show only garnered one Emmy nomination, he was adamant this nomination was reflective of everybody’s exhausting work. Who will he take as his date on the large night, and most importantly, what is going to he wear? “I have never considered what I’ll wear, however I’ve already been excited about what Mindy goes to wear! She’ll be my guest! I’ve to take Mindy!”
#1: Episode 311: Christmas
“My favourite is the inexperienced Christmas dress,” said Perez of his custom-made design. “It got here together so brilliantly and so effortlessly.”
#2: Episode 315: Dinner on the Castellanos
“I love the Aqua plaid dress and purple houndstooth coat that Mindy wore when she told Danny that she’s pregnant,” he explained. “It had a bit sparkle and Mindy totally loved it.”
#3. Episode 316: Lahiri Family Values
The blue-inexperienced white plaid Oscar de la Renta suit with the matching bag “was the epitome of taking fashion and re-making it for Mindy,” he said.
#4: Episode 319: Confessions of a Catho-holic
Mindy wore a Dolce and Gabbana dress that “looked like a stained glass window” to meet Stephen Colbert’s character at church. “It was lavish and I loved it.”
#5. Episode 309: The way to Lose a Mom in 10 Days
The inexperienced floral t-shirt, black and white houndstooth skirt, and Anine Bing leather jacket “looked so beautiful on Mindy,” said Perez of the custom-made design. “She wore it to check with Danny’s mom and the colour looked so beautiful on her.”
#6. Episode 321: Best Man
The pink sari that Mindy wore to her parents’ banquet was not only beloved by Kaling and Perez, however the entire crew. “The guys all loved it!” he raved. “It was such a beautiful color, and I all the time loved a sari since you’re capable of make it a press release piece.”
#7. Episode 312: Stanford
Let’s call this look “youthful college Mindy,” he said. “The pink leather jacket with the pink shirt and red skirt with sequined lipsticks” was totally applicable given Kaling’s love of characters like Elle Woods from Legally Blonde.
#8. Episode 304: I Slipped
Perez explained this earlier season look—a houndstooth Theory blazer with a blue and white paisley Equipment top, a black and white plaid Alice + Olivia skirt and lace booties—as “quintessential Mindy”
#9. Episode 314: No More Mr. Noishe Guy
“I love when she wore the Peter Pilotto skirt and top with the crystal embellished navy Diane Von Furstenberg coat over it in San Francisco,” says the Emmy-nominated designer. “I love to take two designers and pair them together.”
#10. Episode 303: Annette Castellano Is My Nemesis
Mindy wore this pink coat dress (custom-made by Sal) to have lunch with Annette, Dot and Danny.