Items filtered by date: June 2017 - The Costumers Institute

While this video demonstrates small cutting projects, I can see this application being applied to clothing pattern pieces in the future ...

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Looking for some career paths? Check this one out ...

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Here we go Costumers; new fabrics to watch for ...

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Broadway's CATS is touring again, here's a peek at just one amazing character cat ...

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Take a minute to celebrate Costume Designers along with the actors and learn what you have in common with Meryl Streep ...

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Salvador Perez’s work is very diverse;he has designed for many TV series including Castle, Moonlight, Veronica Mars and currently The Mindy Project. He is currently the serving president of the Costume Designers Guild, Local 892.

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Costume Designer Ane Crabtree has created the most iconic designs of her career with The Handmaid's Tale.

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 Designing looks for GOT with cloth ...

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This method really works well to secure the Bergere hats to your head when hat pins are not enough...

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The Costumer's Notebook,

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.