Helen Uffner – Vintage Clothing

 

Costume Designer Anne Dixon, attending theToronto Film Festival: Costume Exhibition in 2014  

Costumers the world over, have a great deal in common; our love of costumes, and of crafting fine and wonderful work that is enjoyed by thousands of people, for generations and beyond ...

Lyn Paolo, costume desiger for Scandal, takes us through character Olivia Pope's costume line-up ...

CAFTCAD - The Canadian Alliance of Film & Television Costume Arts & Design 

In 1953 The Costume Designers Guild was founded by a group of 30 passionate motion picture Costume Designers; as a strong group, they were able to respond to the evolution of the film industry. Today's 750 members include Costume Designers, Commercial Costume Designers/Stylists, Assistant Costume Designers and Illstrators who work in motion picture, television, animation, commercials and music video.

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.