Dressing Godzilla? Too funny, but somebody did. The actor wearing the furry Godzilla costume would need lots of help throughout the production. For example, who will set the costume each day? Who will help zip up the zipper, and who will bring tea?
Kristina Haugland, associate curator of Costume and Textiles at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, treats us to a fascinating talk about ladies undergarment through the ages .....
I have visited The Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto, and I would love to go back; about a million times. They have so many shoes it would take that many visits just to see the collection once .... enjoy
The book The Costumer's Notebook is a 295 page comprehensive handbook for Costumers for stage and film including a full Glossary of stage and film industry terms. Sections include methods and tricks for laundry, dyeing, breakdown, Dresser guidelines and protocols for Stage or Film and various size charts for men and women from shoes to gloves. Other Sections include diagrams showing How to Iron A Shirt, How to Tie a Tie and How to Tie a Bow Tie. Costume fittings, costume lay out and costume storage are also discussed.