Jamie Malden speaks about Block Printing; the ancient art of textile printing, still practised in many part of the world...

Connie Crawford summarizes of block fusing when using interfacing during garment construction...

The final episode for this Beauty and the Beast series takes us further backstage into the wig and makeup room and we also learn a new bit about the choreography ...

Liberace was an incredible showman and his costumes, designed by Michael Travis were amazing. Take a peek ...

Louise-Coffee Webb curates the FIDM exhibition of 100 years of movie costumes; lets join the tour ...

Part 3 of this series on the tourig Beauty and the Beast takes us behind the curtains; introducing us to the Costume Designer, Set Designer and Touring Head Stage Carpenter ...

Costume Designer Catherine Martin talks about the journey she's taken to bring the stage musical Strictly Ballroom from the stage to the screen; it's amazing ...

Backstage, on Broadway's Cinderella

Mr. Porter and Director Matthew Vaughn  created a bespoke collection from Arianne Phillips’ costume design for Kingsman: The Secret Service. Each piece is crafted in Britain by heritage manufacturers, from the tailoring, shoes, watches ties.

Now, your gentleman can look like a Kingsman ...

Costume designer Rob Howell and lighting designer Hugh Vanstone talk about their wonderful work creating the colorful, enchanted and puzzling world of Matilda ...

Matilda

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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.