THE PROCESS

Image: Mother Eagle costume sketch

Shaw Festival Alice in Wonderland

Costume Design: William Schmuck

Who provides What?

 

We stock foundation materials and notions.

 

The production provides design elements and outer textiles (anything you can see and needs to be specific to the costume).

 

If hat making materials specific to your design need to be purchased; we’ll point you in the right direction and provide guidance to making the best choices.

Image: Childlike Empress Headress

Stratford Festival The Neverending Story

Costume Design: Bretta Gerecke

Delivery

 

When it’s time to ship, we carefully pack your order and ship to you using your preferred service provider.

 

We track your package and follow its progress; until it is signed for by the recipient.  

On budget. On time. 

Reliable worldwide shipping.

Consultation
 

During an initial consultation (in person, by phone, or virtually) we will discuss  with you your design concept,  costume details and any specific or physical needs for the hat, headdress or accessory.

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Image: Works in progress, Swan Courtier headdress and mask

National Ballet of Canada Karen Kain’s Swan Lake

Costume Design: Gabriela Týlešová

The build

 

Once we have a clear path moving forward; we often begin with the build of a mock-up for constructive conversation and the fine tuning of the idea.  

 

Next, comes the actual build of the costume piece.

We continue to keep in touch with progress pictures along the way.

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Image: “Friend Like Me” Fez Hats

Walt Disney’s Aladdin on Broadway

Costume Design: Gregg Barnes