Go backstage at the Imperial Theatre and discover The Great Comet's costumes with designer Paloma Young...
The costumes of "Transparent" involve finding the right look for a middle-aged man coming out as transgender; they need to reveal the inner life of an entire family in transition. Costume designer Marie Schley joined Variety's Malina Saval to take us inside the design of Amazon's acclaimed series.
Canadian Costume designer Anne Dixon shows us every stitch, hem, and pleat that helped build the world of Anne ...
Costume Designer Ane Crabtree has created the most iconic designs of her career with The Handmaid's Tale.
 Wow! There are more colours in these costumes than I could imagine; take a look ...
Okay, so I know every Costumer has their own good and bad stories about Child Wranglers, but I thought we should hear Felicia Velasco, the guardian for a show's young cast members talk about her work while they're at the theatre for performances and rehearsals. As a combined authority figure and assistant, she ensures the child actors are prepared, are kept safe, and helps to manage their downtime. Seen here working with the girls at The People in the Picture, she compares it to previous wrangling assignments, and finds the upsides to a career as a child wrangler.
Felicia sounds like she's on top of her game alright; she always knows where the children are when not on stage, and this is very important. The entire backstage area is very dark and often the stagehands are moving show props, costumes or scenery around between the cues and acts, so wranglers are usually advised to keep the children away from backstage until their cue to go on. Always remember, as Costumers, we are not necessarily responsible for the child performers; every gig is so different. But, if you ever think a child's safety or well-being is in question, take your concerns to your supervisor.
Colonial Williamsburg weaver Max Hamrick shows us several examples of herbs and the colors they can create. The original colonists learned how to use herbs to dye material; handing down the the18th-century recipes, which are still used today -- all safe enough to drink.
Let's compare and contrast Rit liquid dye and Dylon fiber reactive dye.
Dye Technician, Marian Padina, and Assistant Head of Dye Shop, Parveen Banga, talk through the process of dying Donna Anna's dress for Don Giovanni.
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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.