The Broadway Theatre is living history; take a look ...

LUZIA's fabulous "Rising Red" dress is revealed; find out how Cirque du Soleil's Creative Laboratory C: LAB was able to create a dress that goes into full bloom right in front of your eyes on stage for LUZIA by Cirque du Soleil.

The 2017 Oscars nominee list for Best Costume Design is out and picking a winner this year will be tough; the designs are wonderful. Marisa Dabney provided a few details about each show (it's on the Oscars website) and after the awards show on February 26th I'll highlight the winner for you. Best of luck to the nominees, but no matter who the winner is, costumers always win through being in association with such talented designers. 

Costume Designer Annie Ruprecht talks about her approach to design and shows us a few of her colour renderings for the show ...

Check out Colleen Atwood's work in this movie clip; you'll want to see the movie ...

Mayes C Rubeo is an amazing costume designer and it's great to see this work ...

Her film credits also include Apocalypto, Avatar, John Carter, and World War Z.

Costume designer Marion Boyce (of Miss Fisher's Murder Mystery costume fame) speaks about her beautiful work designing costumes for the cast of The Dressmaker...

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." Costume Designer Ann Foley talks about the Agents' new looks this season, how she got started in the industry, and more on Marvel LIVE! at New York Comic Con 2015.

NAC English Theatre continues preparations for Metamorphoses. Crew and cast have begun rehearsals at a local pool to determine what will work best on stage in the final production. 

In Part 3, Costume and Set Designer Bretta Gerecke speaks about the process of creating the costumes for Metamophoses as well as some of the challenges.

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Costumes and jewelry for the 2011 movie, The Three Musketeers, Part II ...

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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.