But that's only half the story ...

1830's fashion; all the peices required to dress our lady ...

 

Here's the completel Lion King Behind the Scenes story ...

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

Matilda

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.

Ngila Dickson speaks about her amazing costume designs for the Fellowship of the Ring, and Lord of the Rings ... get a cup of tea ...

Costume History was one of my favourite classes in university. The professor would show slides of historical clothing from museums alongside replicas, so we could see what the pieces actually may have looked like.

Costume Designer Jacqueline Durran shown here with actor Keira Knightley talks about her work for Anna Karenina ...

With so many shows requiring period wardrobe for men, I thought it high time to go through some man-specific wardrobe practices ....

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.