Today marked the opening of one of the most anticipated movies of the year, ‘The Hunger Games.’ Teenagers (and adults) around the globe lined up to watch Katniss, Peeta and the other children from the 12 Districts battle to the death in the arena devised by the Gamemakers. One of the most pivotal scenes in both the book and the movie is when Katniss enters the city set ablaze by her expert stylist, Cinna. Could such a fashion statement be possible with today’s technology?
The answer is no, if you want to stay unsinged.
"'You're not afraid of fire, are you, Katniss?" He sees my expression and grins. A few hours later, I am dressed in what will either be the most sensational or the deadliest costume in the opening ceremonies.'