Costume designer Kym Barrett takes us through her process of creating Keanu Reeves' Neo suit for "The Matrix Reloaded"...

Need a bread-away suit? Here's how; Parts 1 and 2

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Costume Designer Andrea Flesch give an inside look at how X Company's elegant costumes are conceived and created...

The creative partnership between one of Canada's premier theatre schools and one of the country's leading contemporary theatre companies expands in exciting new directions for artists and audiences alike with Canadian Stage's 2013 Shakespeare in High Park productions, Macbeth and The Taming of the Shrew.

Use the Pearls & Piping foot for couching Rat Tail cord with the blanket stitch...

*(Sonnet 43 by Elizabeth Barrett Browning)

Community Theatre Costume Designers are worth their weight in gold, to a community theatre company. Take a look at the qualityof these costumes accomplished by Rebecca Ballard  ...

 Kenya Ware, costume designer, and Karl Kani, fashion designer, talk about the wardrobe for the film ‘All Eyez On Me’ In this exclusive interview; they talk about what they wanted to accomplish with the outfits for Demetrius Shipp Jr., who plays Tupac, and what it was like working with the legendary rapper in the '90s. 


Emilio Sosa knows his fabrics. He likes diving into research. He’s adept at collaborating with everyone from tailors and sewers to directors like George C. Wolfe and Phylicia Rashad. He’s got an incredible eye for design...and he stays cool under pressure. Join Emilio Sosa, who most recently worked with Center Theatre Group on August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, as he talks about what it takes to become a costume designer in theatre, how he got his start, and his first big break.

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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.