Jane Clive originally studied Fashion and Textiles, but look how she ended up ...

The slogan 'Our Heroes are Back' is used to announce that, after an absence of one decade, all major pieces in the Rijksmuseum's collection are back where they belong. This is what happens when they suddenly emerge in an unsuspecting shopping mall somewhere in The Netherlands.

Meet English National Opera's wigs and make up manager Vanessa and find out what a day in the life of Vanessa Davis involves...

Costume Designer Shon LeBlanc takes us into the costume shop and describes a few of the more than 800 costume pieces for the Ash Lawn Opera production of My Fair Lady.

 

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

Go behind the scenes with the Washington National Opera at The Kennedy Center and discover what it takes to bring an opera to life. 

Come behind the scenes in the Costume Department at Scottish Opera and find out what went into the making of Donna Elvira's costume for the production of Don Giovanni...

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 ...

Can you name 7 sections commonly found in aWardrobe Bible Book? The Bible Book is a three ringed binder that holds the complete wardrobe paperwork record for any project. Of course, the finished costumes and costume photographs are proof of the accomplished work, but the Bible Book also contains specific costume notes including special costume or fabric care or cleaning, dyeing and breakdown notes.  

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.