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.
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.