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The Costumer's Manifesto: Costume Designer Links
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"Dear Doctor Tara" Costume and Life Advice from the Good Witch of the(Far) North
  
''' Costume Designer Links'''
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Costume and Trivia Questions Answered
  
[[ManifestoAdvice#Organizations|Organizations of or for Costume Designers]]
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I used to answer
  
[[ManifestoAdvice#Dead Designers|Individual Designers]]
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[[Advice1pagesQuestions| inquiries]] sent to me by e-mail (before the quantity of them got out of hand and I gave up). Here are some of the answers.
  
[[ManifestoAdvice#Dead Designers|Dead Designers]]
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How do I teach a little girl's soccer team how to
  
[[ManifestoAdvice#Living Designers:|Living Designers]]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice3|tie dye their uniform socks]]I'm a Heterosexual Transvestite who needs advice on
  
[[ManifestoAdvice#Costume Employers & Jobs:|Costuming Jobs]]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice2|body padding so my dresses will fit better.]]I'm from Argentina and want to
  
[[ManifestoAdvice#Advice|Important Costume Job Advice]]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice1|study Fashion Design in NYC]]
  
[[Store100pagesCostumes4sale|Costume Making/Renting Companies and Individuals]]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice4|What is "RIT spray dye"?]] And can I come to work for you in your basement in Alaska when I graduate?
  
[[UafcostumeshopPagesCosshopl|Education: Costume Programs and "backstage tours" of Costume Shops]]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice5|What is the html]] for making a
  
[[Advice1pagesGrants_for_costume_research|Grants, Awards and Internships in Costume, Makeup & Fashion]]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice5|link to your page?]]Tara, I think I have some useful advice for you on
  
[[ManifestoAdvice#Events|Costume Events]]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice6|how to make Big Hair]]How do you make
  
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice7| breakaway costumes?]]How does one
  
==Organizations==
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice8|start a career as a Costume Historian]] in a Museum?Where can I get
  
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice9|career advice]] on how I can costume for a living?
  
[http://www.costumedesignersguild.com/|OrganizationsThe Costume Designers Guild (Union for Hollywood costume designers w. contact info for designers)]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice10|I am looking for hexcelite]], where do you buy it?How do I find an image of a
  
[http://www.iatse-intl.org|-||- IATSE National -||]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice11|1930's Postman's Uniform?]]
  
[http://www.oistat.nl/|WELCOME to the OISTAT HOMEPAGE!]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice12|I'm looking for an MFA program in Costume Design, and can you give me advice on costuming Salome?]]My Professor says Saque Backed gowns didn't exist.
  
[http://www.costumes.uconn.edu/index.html|OISTAT Scenography Commission - Costume Working Group]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice13|Am I crazy thinking I've seen them, or is she stupid?]]How do I make a big
  
[http://www.wsd2005.com/|World Stage Design 2005 Home]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice14|showgirl-type headdress?]]Why is the
  
[http://www.usitt.org/|USITT]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice15|1930's Pride And Prejudice]] one of your favorite costume movies when it's costumes are inaccurate?I'm living in North Carolina and
  
[http://pegasus.cc.ucf.edu/~ktollefs/|USITT Costume Design & Technology Commission]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice16|want to go back to school to study costume design]]. What do I do?Where could I get research materials on the
  
[http://www.theatredesign.org.uk/|The Society of British Theatre Designers]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice17| history of Tap Dance Costume?]]
  
[http://www.theatredesign.org.uk/edu/intro.htm|The Society of British Theatre Designers]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice18|Can I paint a pair of overalls silver]] for the Tin Man in The Wiz?Do you
  
[http://www.theatredesign.org.uk/edu/intro.htm|(Training)]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice19|know of a book with information on draping a Toga?]]Are there good
  
[http://www.abtt.org.uk|Association of British Theatre Technicians]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice20|metallic fabric paints that don't stiffen light fabrics?]]Do you know
  
[http://www.equity.org.uk/|Equity -- The British Actors Union] (Includes Stage Managers and various designers/tech)
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice21|where I can buy ready-made large feather wings ]]in dark colors?
  
[http://www.costumesocietyamerica.com/|The Costume Society of America: Home Page]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice22|How do you make those fluffy elbow ruffles you see on 18th Century Saque gowns?]]My Fiddler on the Roof director thinks Russian Jews wore barmaid bodices and polyester pants,
  
[http://www.costumesocietyamerica.com/GrantsAwards/CSADesign.html|Costume Society of America award for Costume Design]
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[[Advice1pagesAdvice23|where do I find research materials for 1905 Russian Jews ]]so I can enlighten him?
  
[http://www.costumesocietyamerica.com/RegionV/region5homepage.htm|CSA Region V Home Page]
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[[Advice1pagesHow_do_you_get_to_visit_a_study_|How do you get to visit a study collection of costumes in a museum?]]
  
[http://www.costumesociety.org.uk|(UK) Costume Society Home Page]
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[[Advice1pagesDressdates|What are the dates of these Victorian German photos as far as you can guess from their clothes?]]
  
[http://www.kostumekult.com/|Welcome to Kostume Kult]
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[[Advice1pagesCommunitythearecure|I'm in Community Theatre Costume Hell. How do I get these people to act like professionals?]]
 
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[http://www.gbacg.org/|The Greater Bay Area Costumer's Guild]
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[http://www.egroups.com/group/GBACGCostumers|eGroups : GBACGCostumers]
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[http://www.Costume-Con.org/CC19/|Welcome to Costume-Con 19!]
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[http://www.australiancostumersguild.org.au/|Australian Costumers' Guild]
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[http://www.britishcostumeconvention.org.uk/|Wardrobe - the British Costume Convention]
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[[File:h.t]]
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[http://affiliates.allposters.com/link/redirect.asp?aid=280808&parentaid=280808|Webmasters Make $$$]
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[http://home.earthlink.net/~brinac/NYCCResources.htm|NYC Costuming] (Not really an organization, but a list of info.)
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[http://www.vcn.bc.ca/ccs/|Canadiana Costume Society of British Columbia and Western Canada]
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[http://www.costumers.org/|The National Costumers Association]
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[http://cosmates.jp/shop/index.php?cPath=43_78|Cosmates Japan]
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[http://www.fashioncareerfairs.com/|The MAIN EVENT: Fashion Career Fair, Madison Square Garden Spring 2004]
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[http://www.vcn.bc.ca/ccs/|Canadiana Costume Society of British Columbia and Western Canada]
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[http://www.costumesociety.ca/|Costume Society of Ontario: Home Page]
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[http://www.nsct.org.uk/|Welcome to The Northern Society of Costume and Textiles]
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[http://w.webring.com/hub?ring=thecostumersring|WebRing: The Costumers' Ring]
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[http://www.vcn.bc.ca/ccs/|Canadiana Costume Society of British Columbia and Western Canada]
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[http://www.alleycatscratch.com/newsflash/Events.htm|Upcoming Costume Events]
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[http://www.envy.nu/ishou/paperdoll/home.html|p.a.p.e.r.d.o.l.l. webring] For clothing and costume designers
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[http://www.imdb.com/Guides/costume-designers|The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) Costume Designers Submission Guide]
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[http://www.imdb.com/Guides/make-up-department|The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) Make-up Department Submission Guide]
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[http://www.asgcostumers.org/|American Sewing Guild Costumers Group]
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[http://www.costume.org/|International Costumers Guild Home Page]
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[http://www.nsct.fsnet.co.uk/|Welcome to The Northern Society of Costume and Textiles]
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[http://www.hrc.utexas.edu/research/fa/bjsimmons.design.html|B. J. Simmons & Co. Costume Design Records, Index of Costume Designers]
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[http://www.textilesociety.org.uk/|Welcome to the Textile Society]
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[http://clubs.yahoo.com/clubs/designersofcostumes|Yahoo! Clubs designersofcostumes]
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[http://www.egroups.com/group/TheatreDesign|eGroups : TheatreDesign]
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[http://bfmdc.tripod.com/home.htm|Welcome to the Black Fashion Museum, Washington, DC]
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[http://members.aol.com/souwesgld/guild.html|The Southwest Costumers Guild]
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[http://home.vicnet.net.au/~costume/|Australian Costumer's Guild]
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[http://www.snowcrest.net/fox/jag/|The American Costume/Cosplayer Magazine and CD-Rom]
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[http://www.sewing.org/|The Home Sewing Association - learn to sew, sewing projects, bridal, charity sewing, links and more]
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[http://www.nsct.org.uk/|Northern Society of Costume & Textiles UK]
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[http://www.costumersguildwest.org/|Costumers Guild West]
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[http://costumecollege.org/|Costume College]
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my own
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[[Costcollege2009Costcoll2009|Photos from Costume College 2009]]
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==Dead Designers==
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[http://www.geocities.com/Paris/Rue/1663/arnold.html|Dead DesignersTribute to Janet Arnold] (Designer who left costume designing to became the foremost researcher on clothing construction 1560-1930 in the world)
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[http://www.thrednedlestrete.com/research/JanetArnold.htm|Janet Arnold Biography]
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[http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qn4158/is_19981125/ai_n14198579|Obituary: Janet Arnold | Independent, The (London) | Find Articles at BNET]
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[http://www.roerich.org/|Nicholas Roerich Museum] (designed original production of The Rite of Spring
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[http://scarlett.libs.uga.edu/darchive/hargrett/paris/paris.html|Paris Music Hall Collection]
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[[History100pagesBarbier|George Barbier]]
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[http://www.vionnet.com/|Madeleine Vionnet]
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[http://www.filmreference.com/Writers-and-Production-Artists-Ba-Bo/Banton-Travis.html|Travis Banton - Films as costume designer]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max_Karl_Tilke|Max Karl Tilke - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia]
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[http://www.cyranos.ch/costum-e.htm|Production Designers and Costume Designers by Thomas Staedeli]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandre_Benois|Alexandre Benois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%A9on_Bakst|Léon Bakst - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia]
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[http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:L%C3%A9on_Bakst|Leon Bakst - Wikimedia Commons]
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[http://wwar.com/masters/b/bakst-leon.html|Leon Bakst (1866 - 1924) Artwork Images, Exhibitions, Reviews]
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[http://www.jssgallery.org/Other_Artists/Leon_Bakst/Program_cover_for_Thamar.htm|Léon Bakst: Program cover: Comœdia Illustré 1912, Queen Thamar and the Prince in Thamar]
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[http://www.geocities.com/CollegePark/Bookstore/3496/gallery/bakst/biography.html|Bakst's Biography]
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[http://www-personal.umd.umich.edu/~nainjaun/#Contents|James Robinson Planché (1794-1880)]
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[http://www-personal.umd.umich.edu/~nainjaun/costume.html|J.R. Planche's role in 19th Century Theatre Costume Design]
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[http://dept.kent.edu/museum/exhibit/adrian/hollywood.htm|The Artistry of Adrian Hollywood's Celebrated Design Innovator]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adrian_(costume_designer)|Adrian (costume designer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandre_Golovine|Alexander Golovin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natalia_Goncharova|Natalia Goncharova - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia]
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[http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/goncharova_natalia.html|Natalia Goncharova Online]
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[http://www.russianavantgard.com/master_03_artists_world_of_art/natalia_goncharova-Master%203.html|Natalia Goncharova]
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[http://www.russianavantgard.com/master_03_artists_world_of_art/mikhail_larionov-Master%203.html|Mikhail Larionov]
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[http://www.abcgallery.com/M/malevich/malevich-4.html|Kazimir Malevich - Olga's Gallery (Includes costume designs for Victory Over the Sun)]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicholas_Roerich|Nicholas Roerich - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sergey_Sudeykin|Serge Sudeikin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia]
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[http://www.phxart.org/pastexhibitions/rambova.asp|Phoenix Art Museum - Natacha Rambova]
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[http://www.reelclassics.com/Technicians/Beaton/beaton.htm|Elizabeth's Cecil Beaton Page]
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[http://www.costumedesignersguild.com/hoffbanton.htm|Travis Banton]
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[http://www.goreyography.com/west/PLAY/thestage.htm|Goreyography West Wing The Stage 'Gorey']
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[http://www.goreyography.com/west/PLAY/Mikado.htm|Plays by Gorey The Mikado]
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[http://njnj.essortment.com/costumedesigner_rdfe.htm|Costume designers of Hollywood]
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[http://www.dollytree.co.uk/|Dolly Tree and the Golden Age of Stage and Screen]
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[http://www.art-is-life.com/matisse.htm|The Paper Costumes of Henri Matisse]
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[http://www.digischool.nl/ckv2/moderne/goncharova/natalja_goncharova.htm|Natalja Gontcharova en Michail Larionov]
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[http://www.dispatch.com/news/newsfea99/nov99/ragside09fea.html|Behind the scenes Bits from Hollywood Dressed and Undressed: A Century of Cinema Style:]
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[http://www.costumegallery.com/design.htm|Costume & Fashion Designers: Costume Gallery]
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[http://www.dispatch.com/news/newsfea99/nov99/rag09fea.html|Haute for Hollywood]
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[[File:h.t| The Theater of the Bauhaus (Paj Books)]]
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[http://www.goreyography.com/|Goreyography - An Eclectic Galleria]
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[http://www.fearofdolls.com/gorey.html|Edward Gorey Bibliography]
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[http://www.websciences.org/dnc/index.html|DNC site map (Makeup, Leon Bakst, and other costume related images)]
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[http://www.rollins.edu/Foreign_Lang/Russian/bakst.html|Leon Bakst (1866-1924)]
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[http://www.ucalgary.ca/library/SpecColl/OccPaper/extraocc.htm|EXTRAVAGANZA! Fantasy Scenes and Costumes from 100 Years of Variety Theatre 1850-1950]
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[http://www.stowitts.org/|The Stowitts Museum and Library]
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[[File:h.t]]
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[[File:AmazonBooksUndressingcinema.gif]]
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==Living Designers:==
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[[Tara1pagesPortpage|Living Designers:(send me your URL and YOU can be here!)Tara Maginnis]] (Author of this site)
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[http://www.costumedesignersguild.com|Molly Maginnis (no relation that I'm aware of) Profile]
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[http://www.vmagazine.com/feature_article.php?n=196|V MAGAZINE FILM LET THEM WEAR CONVERSE Milena Cannonero Interview on Marie Antoinette]
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[http://www.costumedesignblog.com/|The Art and Business of Costume Design | Costume Design Blog]
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[http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/film/article3369812.ece|Sandy Powell on what it takes to be a costume designer - Times Online] Films include The Crying Game, Gangs of New York, Velvet Goldmine and Shakespeare in Love
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[http://www.styleportfolios.com/index.php|styleportfolios.com Design Portfolios for the Fashion Industry]
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[http://www.commercialappeal.com/videos/detail/world-andre-bruce-ward/|The world of Andre Bruce Ward Costume Design Studio Tour & Talk]
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[http://www.michaelcurrydesign.com/bio.html|Michael Curry Design]
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[http://www.siue.edu/ITDA/|The International Theatre Design Archive]
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[http://www.suziclarke.co.uk/|Suzi Clarke - Costumier]
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[http://www.nailandrockett.com/|Nail and Rockett - Costume and Fashion Design]
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[http://www.rmichaeljohns.com/|Costume Designer, R. Michael Johns]
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[http://members.aol.com/MG4273/costume.htm|Costume Designers]
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[http://www.kiryu.co.jp/wadaemi/|WADA EMI OFFICIAL WEB SITE]
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[http://media.amctv.com/photos/madmen/costume/index.html?s_account=rm-amctvcom&sswidth=973&ssheight=530&expID=813a4a7b-3e67-4072-b6d2-d2435be2cfdf|MAD MEN - Costume Design Photo Gallery]
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[http://www.coroflot.com/racheldozierezell|Rachel Dozier-Ezell - Costume Designer - wherever the job takes me- Currently Spring Green, Wisconsin]
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[http://www.vmagazine.com/feature_article.php?n=196|V MAGAZINE | FILM | LET THEM WEAR CONVERSE Interview with Milena Cannonero]
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[http://www.shashahigby.com/Site/Sha%20Sha%20Higby.html|Sha Sha Higby]
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[http://www.kqed.org/arts/programs/spark/profile.jsp?essid=4883|Profile: Spark | KQED Public Media for Northern CA - Sha Sha Higby Video]
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[http://www.laurathudium.com/|Laura Thudium Costume Designer]
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[http://www.coroflot.com/public/public_job_seeker_details.asp?job_seeker_id=17705|coroflot.com - portfolio for Lakiesha Crutchfield]
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[http://www.tollefsondesigns.com/costumes/|Kristina Tollefson]
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[[File:h.t| Eiko on Stage]]
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[http://kathleencrowley.blogspot.com/|KathleenCrowleyCostumeCouture]
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[[PortfoliosLorraineLorrainepettit|Lorraine Pettit Portfolio Page]]
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[http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m1083/is_n12_v68/ai_15953425|Rat Lady of Portland - costume designer Jane Clugson Dance Magazine - Find Articles]
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[http://www.rozani.com/|Rosani Designs Costumes through the Ages ]
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[http://www.valeriestpierresmith.8m.com/|Valerie St. Pierre Smith Designer]
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[http://www.library.unlv.edu/showgirls/|Showgirls-UNLV Libraries Digital Collections and Exhibits-las vegas history]
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[http://www.celebritywonder.com/movie/2004_The_Phantom_of_the_Opera_costumes_and_make_up_creating_the_look_of_the_phantom.html|The Phantom of the Opera: Interview With movie Costume Designer Alexandra Byrne - costumes and make up creating the look of the phantom]
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[http://www.tft.ucla.edu/videos/events/2008_festival_deborah-landis/|Festival 2008: Video Interview with designer Deborah Landis | UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television]
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[http://www.annamode68.it/100home.html|Annamode68 sartoria teatrale e cinematografica]
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[http://www.lauratoops.com/|Laura Mazzuca Toops.com main page]
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[http://www.mishakachman.com/clients/kachmanm/nav/splash.shtml|Portfolio Misha Kachman, Costume and Set Design]
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[http://www.elisabettamontaldo.it/curriculum_ing.htm|Elisabetta Montaldo costumista cinematografica e pittrice. costumi per teatro e cinema e dipinti di Procida]
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[[File:h.t| Dressing a Galaxy : The Costumes of Star Wars]]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kV8xX7HrblU|YouTube - Costumes of Star Wars]
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[http://katzengruber.chez.tiscali.fr/|Jürgen Katzengruber, Designer]
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[http://www.sonyaberlovitz.com/|Sonya Berlovitz Costume Designer]
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[http://home.att.net/~costumes/wsb/html/view.cgi-home.html-.html|Steven Howard & Bob Miller Costume Designers, Home]
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[http://www.clancy.uk.com/|Deirdre Clancy. Home Page and The Costume Designers World Advice page]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jpSS3KDnD48|YouTube - My Chemical Romance - Behind the Scenes 2 Costumes]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_CzeeB5K26o|YouTube - Nativity Featurette 3 Production & Costume Design]
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[http://www.cwu.edu/~robinsos/ppages/index.htm|Scott R. Robinson Costume Designer CWU]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lYwl_aKC-5U|YouTube - So. Pacific 7 Lord Of The Rings Costumes]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAIVfay2Mm0|YouTube - Stargate SG1 - Costume designer]
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[http://www.skaro.com/franky_costume.html|Sky Captain And The World of Tomorrow - Costuming - Franky Cook]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJmIkBPNrn8|YouTube - Beth Morgan and Ann Mugford Costume Designers The Dadaists]
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[http://berdadesign.com/|Roberta Doylend Costume Designer]
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[http://www.faucet.net/costume/|Melanie Schuessler-Costume Design and Construction]
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[http://www.vassiliev.com/|Alexandre Vassiliev - Scenographer, Costume Designer, Fashion Historian]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xe4cMwa9EN8|YouTube - Costume and Production Design (Little Women)]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aB_73iqCJFc|YouTube - Costume College 2005 Clip #1]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vmcm5Y6OcEI|YouTube - Costume Designers Guild Awards 2006]
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[http://www.research.uky.edu/odyssey/exclusive/summer04/haven.html|Robert Haven: Making Sure the Show Goes on--in Style]
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[http://www.hollywood.com/celebs/bio/celeb/341496|Hollywood.com Celebrity Biography - Alexandra Byrne]
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[http://www.designsofthepast.com/|Designs of the Past - Quality Renaissance Clothing]
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[http://mailer.fsu.edu/~cmuscha/|Colleen Muscha--Professor of Costume Design and History]
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[http://atschool.eduweb.co.uk/gravstok/|Hannah's Costume and Set Design]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-_xaOl1LG8|YouTube - Last Coiner Costume design]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nRlgkD9Cxc8|YouTube - Lemony Snicket's ASOUE - About the Costumes]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k20DJpta3F4|YouTube - 1994 Oscars - Costume Design - Priscilla]
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[http://www.thejumpingcat.com/|The Jumping Cat: Custom character costumes for stage and screen]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jsf42Qk9M5g|YouTube - ERAGON - making of Costumes]
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[http://www.rlmcgeedesign.com/clients/mcgeer/nav/splash.shtml|Portfolio Robin L. McGee, Costume Designer]
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V-khVQtDPTw&mode=related&search=|YouTube - V for Vendetta - Costume]
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[http://www.dianaedendesigns.com/faqs.htm|Diana Eden - Hollywood based Costume Designer]
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[http://www.kropserkel.com/artifact.htm|Kropserkel Costumes, Props as modern art]
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[http://www.ireadh.demon.co.uk/costumes/index.htm|Maggie & Mike Percival's Costume Library] (with tips on wing making!)
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[http://www.ireadh.demon.co.uk/costumes/Elwing/index.html|Elwings Wings]
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[http://www.cockeyed.com/incredible/incredible.html|Cockeyed.com Incredible Stuff - Hot Glue and Super 77]
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[http://users.rcn.com/ferranti/OnlinePortfolio.html|Michelle Ferranti: Costume Design for Theatre, Dance and other Spectacles]
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[http://b-k-enterprises.com/genebio.html|B & K Enterprises: Internationally Acclaimed Costume Design Since 1980]
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[http://www.tolkien.ru/graysilk/|: ?????? "????? ????" · ???????????? ? ????????? ?????? :the Gray Silk atelier (Costume designer site in Russian)]
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[http://www.costumes.republika.pl/|Izabel's Costume Page]
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[http://www.thejumpingcat.com/|The Jumping Cat: Custom character costumes for stage and screen]
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[http://www.twistedimage.com/costume/index.shtml|The Costumer's Closet: Kevin Roche's home page]
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[http://www.sharon-day.com/|Welcome to Sharon Day Costume Designer]
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[http://www.theatermania.com/news/tmnews/index.cfm?story=2255&cid=1|Theater Mania.com - Buzzlines - Costume Designer Florence Klotz to Receive 2002 Patricia Zipprodt Award]
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[http://www.hollywood.com/celebs/bio/celeb/341496|Hollywood.com Celebrity Biography - Alexandra Byrne]
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[http://home.iprimus.com.au/deltasoft/|ARTWEAR by FNOMNA]
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[http://www.fleurriweurri.co.uk/|fleurri weurri design light up costumes]
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[http://dianaedendesigns.com/|Costume Design: Diana Eden, Hollywood based Costume Designer.]
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[http://www.hollywood.com/celebs/bio/celeb/346394|Hollywood.com Celebrity Biography - Jenny Beavan]
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[http://www.vassiliev.com/|Alexandre Vassiliev - Scenographer, Costume Designer, Fashion Historian]
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[http://www.mandy.com/index.cfm|Mandy's Film and TV Production Directory] (Film designers by location)
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[http://costumes.glittersweet.com/|michaela de bruce, costumer]
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[http://susieyang.tripod.com/|Suzie Yang, Fashion and Costume Designer]
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[http://www.jlean.theshoppe.com/index_nn4.html|Jody Lee Ann Luce Costumer]
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[http://www.alleycatscratch.com/|Alley Cat Scratch's Home Pad]
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[http://the-magic-wardrobe.com|Anty Lyz My Background]
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[http://www.umich.edu/~newsinfo/MT/00/Spr00/mt9s00a.html|Spring 2000 Michigan Today--Dramatic doings Act I, Choice of Dressing (Costume Designer Bio)]
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[http://www.terrorfeed.com/index.php?id=sweeney-wardrobe-making|Making of Sweeney Todd The Wardrobe - TerrorFeed.com]
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[http://www.news.harvard.edu/gazette/1999/12.02/costume.html|Her Life Is a Dress Rehearsal -- Costume designer Erin Billings '00 creates magic for student productions]
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[http://www.paris-moscou.com/pages/vassiliev/vassiliev.htm|Alexandre Vassiliev]
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[http://pages.infinit.net/cadieux3/|Marie Chantal, Designer & reenactor]
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[http://recital.tripod.com/costume/|le boudoir roze (Michaela de Bruce, Costumer)]
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[http://members.ams.chello.nl/f.smidt/|Fer Smidt - Theatre Design]
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[http://www.sprinklemagic.com/|sprinklemagic.com Fashion design, costumes and performance art with an erotic twist]
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[http://www.miniclan.org/eden/index2.html|Welcome To Eden's Island (Costume Designer)]
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[http://atschool.eduweb.co.uk/gravstok/|Hannah's Costume and Set Design]
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[http://www.julieraeengelsman.com/|Costume Designer - Julie Rae Engelsman]
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[http://www.golovko.com/|Svetlana V. Golovko, Designer and Artist]
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[http://www.newline.com/nlcauction/eiko_interview.html|Eiko Ishioka Interview on "The Cell" Costumes]
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[http://regina.martino.free.fr/|Regina Martino - Créatrice de costumes]
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[http://geocities.com/costumebob/index.html|CostumeBob]
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[http://tutusdivine.com/|tutusdivine.com]
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[http://www.geocities.com/ilyavett/costume_rentals|Rentals and F/X for the stage]
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[http://winthropcoreyltd.com/|Winthrop Corey, LTD]
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[http://valerieonawa.8m.com/|Valerie Onawa St. Pierre-freelancer]
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[http://www.animalx.com/|Animal X]
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[http://moxy62.com/|Original designs and fashion illustrations by Diane Sedgwick Stanziani]
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[http://www.annwaughdesign.com/stagedesign.html|Ann Waugh: Stage Design]
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[http://fashionfinds.com/june/pages/william-ivey-long-1.htm|William Ivey Long's Costume Designs For The Broadway Musical Guys And Dolls]
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[http://www.usm.maine.edu/~susanp/|Susan E. Picinich, M.F.A. Costume Designer]
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[http://www.nancybrous.com/|Nancy Brous, Costume Designer and Wardrobe Stylist]
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[http://members.tripod.com/codpiece_28/|Plastic Wailing Nuns Theatrical Design]
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[http://www.lizdesign.cjb.net/|Liz's Costume Page]
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[http://www.shelleynorton.com/|Shelley Norton: Theatrical Costume Designer]
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[http://www.raevin.com/|RaeVin Designs]
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[http://www.carinjacobscostumedesign.com/|Carin Jacobs Costume Designer, maker, & rentals]
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[http://www.costumedesignersguild.com/|The Costume Designers Guild (Movie Costume Designers)]
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[http://www.costumegallery.com/design.htm|Costume & Fashion Designers: Costume Gallery]
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[http://www.geocities.com/FashionAvenue/4987/|Costume Design Chicago]
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[http://www.fashionwindows.com/fashion_designers/bob_mackie.asp|Bob Mackie... Best known for his designs for Cher and now the designer for Mackie Dolls]
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[http://www.salon.com/ent/movies/feature/1999/05/06/costume/|Salon Arts & Entertainment | Queen of the cross-dressers (Sandy Powell Bio)]
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[http://regina.martino.free.fr/|Regina Martino - Créatrice de costumes - Spectacles - Campi Magnetici]
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[http://disney.go.com/disneytheatrical/index.html|Disney On Broadway - Home Page]
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[http://disney.go.com/disneytheatrical/lionking/boxoffice.html|"The Lion King," The Broadway Musical - Box Office]
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[http://kublia.lionking.org/tlkob/|The Lion King on Broadway]
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[http://www.directcon.net/wander/main.htm|One Tough Costumer]
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[http://home.earthlink.net/~brinac|Brina Coronado]
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[http://www.gironet.nl/home/tuin2/|Debora's Art]
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[http://haas.berkeley.edu/~tmiller/costume.htm|Tracy's Costume Page]
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[http://awards.fennec.org/b/byrne_alexandra.html#gs|Byrne, Alexandra]
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[http://www.gironet.nl/home/tuin2/|Debora's Fashion Art Site]
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[http://home13.inet.tele.dk/sidse/|Sidse Seiersen: The Dream of Fashion]
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[http://www.geocities.com/jello_mama/|Kristin M. Burke: Costume Designer to the Stars, Baby]
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[http://members.tripod.com/~sllewisdesigns/index.html|Designs by Shari L. Lewis]
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[http://www.toreadors.com/costume/4hire/index.html|GBACG | Costumers for Hire]
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[http://www.toreadors.com/gothfash/gothfash14.html|custom costumers list]
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[http://members.tripod.com/~fernet/|Fashion Design, Costume, Illustration, Figures by FerNet]
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[http://www.geocities.com/FashionAvenue/2018/hatsofgorey.html|Hats in the Art of Edward Gorey]
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[http://www.yosa.com/catalog.html|Silks and Velvets - Historic Costumes, Fantasy Clothing and Corsets by Yosa]
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[http://www.Rozani.com/|Rozani's Costumes through the Ages 2]
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[http://members.tripod.com/~MmeExcedrin/lorraine.htm|Lorraine Pettit: Custom Sewing, Crafts and Creatures]
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[http://www.inform.umd.edu/ARHU/Depts/Theatre/Personnel/hhuang/481project-sp97/costumedesign.html|Use of Digital Tools in the Process of Costume Design by Helen Huang]
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[http://www.geocities.com/Broadway/Stage/7001/homeportfolio.html|Teresa's Costume Design Portfolio]
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[http://www.ladydra.com/|The House of Dra Costumes & Custom Clothing]
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[http://www.geocities.com/FashionAvenue/Mall/7767/|Mary's Home Page]
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[http://members.aol.com/CharsRevng/|David's Costume World: Cosplay]
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[http://www.calltoarms.com/sallygrn.htm|Sally Green Historical Costumes]
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[http://members.aol.com/MG4273/costume.htm|Contemporary Film & T.V. Costume Designers]
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[http://members.aol.com/CharsKims/index.html|Kimberly's Cosplez Index]
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[http://members.tripod.com/codpiece_28/|My Company] (Codpiece)
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[http://www.travelerinthyme.com/|Traveler In Thyme, Costumes, Medieval, Renaissance, Elizabethan, Victorian, Mod, Rock, Klingon]
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[http://www.geocities.com/Broadway/8087/|Deb's Costume Pages]
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[http://www.goldmanarts.com/|Inflatable Arts Home]
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[http://plaza16.mbn.or.jp/~KYOKO88/|KYOKO88%]
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[http://whatisthematrix.warnerbros.com/cmp/rl_interview_g_bava.html|Gloria Bava - Interview with a Costume Cutter]
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[http://www.fashionwindows.com/room_service/moulin_rouge/default.asp|Catherine Martin: Costume Designer & Production Designer of Moulin Rouge]
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[http://www.moviepoopshoot.com/perdition/4.html|Movie Poop Shoot - On The Road To Perdition]
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[http://www.cnn.com/STYLE/9907/06/appel.transcript/|CNN - Style - Chat transcript: Deena Appel, costume designer for 'Austin Powers' - July 6, 1999]
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[http://www.fashionfinds.com/june/pages/william-ivey-long-1.htm|William Ivey Long's Costume Designs For The Broadway Musical Guys And Dolls 1a]
+
 
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[http://www.birthdayexpress.com/bexpress/planning/Costumeinterviewwiththeexperts.asp|Costume Designer Interview with the Experts]
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[http://members.aol.com/morgands1/closeup/text/ruth.htm|Interview with Costume Designer Ruth Carter]
+
 
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[http://www.narthaki.com/info/intervw/intrvw1.html|Interview - D S Aiyellu - Costume Designer]
+
 
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[http://www.whoosh.org/issue54/iholland1.html|Jane Holland Interview on Costuming for Xena]
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[http://talk.trekweb.com/articles/2002/05/22/1022108313.html|TrekWeb.com -- Costume Designer Robert Blackman Talks Re-Inventing TREK]
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[http://www.pbs.org/hollywoodpresents/collectedstories/roles/roles_costume.html|PBS Hollywood Presents: Collected Stories - Production Roles - Costume Designer]
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[http://www.pbs.org/hollywoodpresents/theoldsettler/prodroles/pr_costume.html|PBS Hollywood Presents: The Old Settler - Production Roles - The Costume Designer]
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[http://www.netribution.co.uk/features/interviews/2000/ralph_hole/1.html|Netribution > Features > Interview > Ralph Hole]
+
 
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[http://www.angelfire.com/musicals/hedwig/int.html|Arianne Phillips Interview]
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[http://www.bbc.co.uk/cult/buffy/interviews/bergstrom_clips/index.shtml|BBC - Cult - Buffy - interview with Cynthia Bergstrom]
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[http://www.fsfanatic.com/DVD/Interviews/Terry/terryryan.html|Terry Ryan designer of Farscape Interview]
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[http://www.dailyllama.com/news/1997/llama081.html|Daily Llama - NEWS 1997_08_20 - Hazel Pethig, Costume Designer Extraordinaire]
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[http://www.fashionindia.net/designers/bhanu_athaiya/|Fashion India - Costume Designer of "Lagaan", Bhanu Athaiya]
+
 
+
[http://www.thepimpernel.com/cgi/study_guide.cgi?page=tech|An Interview with Jane Greenwood - Costume Designer]
+
 
+
[http://www.writebetweenthelines.com/ws_home/story/a2_Eilish_Interview.htm|Eilish: Charmed's Costume Designer]
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[http://www.battlefieldearth.com/news/news_tatopoulos.html|Patrick Tatopoulos Interview - Battlefield Earth: A Unified Vision]
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[http://www.geocities.com/phaserresource/billtheissinterview.html|Star Trek costume designer William Ware Theiss]
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[http://www.bbc.co.uk/cult/st/interviews/blackman/index.shtml|BBC Online - Cult - Star Trek - Interview - Bob Blackman]
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[http://www.talentdevelop.com/cbaranski.html|Christine Baranski on The Grinch]
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[http://www.thepimpernel.com/cgi/interview.cgi?spot=Jane_Greenwood|SP: Interview with Jane Greenwood]
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[http://www.showcase.ca/queerasfolk/features/article_costumeDesign/|Showcase.ca :: Series :: Queer As Folk :: Features :: Costume Design]
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==Costume Employers & Jobs:==
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[http://backstagejobs.com/jobs.htm|Costume Employers, Internships & Jobs:BackstageJobs.com: Main Page]
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[http://www.getcostumejobs.com/|Get Costume Jobs - Your Source For All Costume Jobs and Resources]
+
 
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[http://www.artslynx.org/theatre/jobs.htm|Theatre Job Listings Resources from Artslynx]
+
 
+
[[Advice1pagesInternshipflorida|Internship in Florida]]
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[http://www.job-search-engine.com/keyword/costume-design|Costume Design Jobs Juju Job Search]
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[http://www.entertainmentcareers.net/jobidprint.asp?jcode=33139|Entertainment Jobs - Palm Springs Follies]
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[http://www.calmis.cahwnet.gov/file/occguide/FASHION.HTM|Job outlook and info for Fashion Designers]
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[http://www.shakespearedc.org/prodint.html|PRODUCTION AND TECHNICAL INTERNSHIPS AT THE SHAKESPEARE THEATRE WASH. D.C.]
+
 
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[http://home.earthlink.net/~pshudson/jobs/|The Theatre Design & Technical Jobs Page]
+
 
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[http://home.earthlink.net/~pshudson/jobs/|The Theatre Design and Tech Jobs Page]
+
 
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[http://home.earthlink.net/~brinac/NYCCResources.htm|NYC Costuming]
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[http://www.kazoocivic.com/internships/costume_design.shtml|Internships @The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre Costume Design]
+
 
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[http://jobs.mtsac.edu/cgi-bin/jobs/viewjobs.cgi?category=4&id=1104872933|Fashion Design Job announcement]
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[http://crewnet.com/|Welcome to Crew Net]
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[http://www.higheredjobs.com/institution/details.cfm?JobCode=175116142|Position Details on HigherEdJobs.com]
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[http://fernet.tripod.com/|Fashion Illustration & Costume Designer Stylist Jobs search.]
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[http://www.backstagewest.com/|BackStage.com]
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[http://www.performingjobs.com/|Performing Jobs - Your source for performing arts jobs - Performers area]
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[http://members.tripod.com/~fernet/|FashionHelp.net - Find Jobs in Fashion, Textile, Production, Cinema/Film, Music, Costume, Media - Daily Classified Job Opportunities - Post mes]
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[http://www.norcalherc.org/c/job.cfm?site_id=730&sort=relevance,date_&page=1&keywords=costume&t3169=&jb=4158184|Higher Education Recruitment Consortium college job, higher education job]
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[http://proppeople.com/jobboard.htm|PropPeople.com : Job Board]
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[http://www.rencentral.com/jobopportunity/jobops.html|Chivalry Sports Help Wanted Page]
+
 
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[http://fernet.tripod.com/abousUs.html|About Us Fashion and Costume Designers Stylist for Hollywood Cinema jobs online.]
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[http://www.film-connection.com/|Career Connection: film television school production job career]
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[http://members.tripod.com/~fernet/|Fashion Illustration & Costume Designer Hollywood Stylist jobs search]
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[http://www.shoots.com/crew/|SHOOTS.com Film Video Production Crew Job Listing by Category]
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[http://www.stagespecs.com/jobs.cfm|Stagespecs Online Theatre Job Listings]
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Costume Job
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==Advice==
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[http://www.clancy.uk.com/|AdviceDeirdre Clancy. Home Page and The Costume Designers World Advice page]
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[http://www.clancy.uk.com/CDW/cdw0.html|The Costume Designer's World Front Page]
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[http://www.directcon.net/wander/cosbiz.htm|Tips for Starting a Costume Business]
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[http://www.directcon.net/wander/cosbiz.htm|Costuming as a Business, Sample Contracts, Pricing, Advice]
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[[Advice1pagesIndexm|What Do You do as a Costume Designer for a Living?"The Costumer's Manifesto" book of Advice]]
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Harvard Law Legal Brief on
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[http://leda.law.harvard.edu/leda/data/36/MAGDO.html|The copying of fashion design originals – “knocking off”]
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[http://www.connexions.gov.uk/jobs4u/summary.cfm?id=48|Job Summary for Costume Designers]
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[http://www.playbill.com/jobs/find/category_listing/3.html|Job Category Listing Index: Design]
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[http://jobprofiles.monster.com/Content/job_content/JC_Entertainment/JSC_Entertainment/JOB_Costumer/jobzilla_html?jobprofiles=1|Monster Job Advice: Costumer]
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[http://www.rsc.org.uk/home/233.asp|RSC : Costumes]
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[http://www.rsc.org.uk/home/235.asp|RSC : Wigs]
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[http://www.artslynx.org/theatre/resumes.htm|Resume Design for the Theatre Designer - Theatre Resources from Artslynx]
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[http://www.artslynx.org/theatre/ports.htm|Theatre Design Portfolios - Theatre Resources from Artslynx]
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[http://www.artslynx.org/theatre/whodoeswhat.htm|Who does what in the theatre - Theatre Resources from Artslynx]
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[http://www.artslynx.org/theatre/design.htm|Stage Design and Theatre TechnologTheatre Resources from Artslynx]
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[http://www.learndirect-advice.co.uk/helpwithyourcareer/jobprofiles/profiles/profile915/|learndirect - designer: costume]
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Book:
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[http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0933919484/thecostumersmani|Summer Theatre Directory 2001 : A National Guide to Summer Employment for Professionals and Students : Performers (Equity & Non-Equity), Directors, designers, etc]
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'''Learning Toys:'''
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[http://www.hearthsong.com/shop/product.cfm?cat=art&icat_item_num=716058|HearthSong: Toys You'll Feel Good About Giving: Fashion Design Studio]
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'''Schools''': (see
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[[UafcostumeshopPagesCosshopl|costume shops on the web]]
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==Events==
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[http://costumecollege.org/|EventsCostume College (R) 2008]
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[http://www.costumecon.org/|Costume-ConNections ® Welcomes You!]
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[http://www.costumepage.org/tcpmake.html#events|The Costume Page - Organizations & Events]
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[http://www.costume-con.com/|Welcome to Costume-Con.com]
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[http://worldcon.org/|World Science Fiction Society - Worldcon [Official]]
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[http://www.steampunkconvention.com/|Steam Powered: The California Steampunk Convention, 2008]
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[http://makerfaire.com|makerfaire.com: Maker Faire]
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'''
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[[Advice1pagesGrants_for_costume_research|Grants, Awards and Internships in Costume & Fashion]]'''
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==Product Links==
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[[File:AmazonBooksJulietaymorplaying.gif|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0810935171/thecostumersmani| Julie Taymor: Playing with Fire]]  Julie Taymor: Playing with Fire
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[[File:AmazonBooks10Modelmakingforstage.jpeg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/1861266901/thecostumersmani| Model Making For The Stage]]  Model Making For The Stage
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[[File:AmazonBooksFrompagetostage.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0435070428/thecostumersmani| From Page to Stage : How Theatre Designers Make Connections Between Scripts and Images]]  From Page to Stage : How Theatre Designers Make Connections Between Scripts and Images
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[[File:AmazonBooks8Edithhead.jpeg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0060194286/thecostumersmani|Edith Head : The Life and Times of Hollywood's Celebrated Costume Designer]] Edith Head : The Life and Times of Hollywood's Celebrated Costume Designer
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[[File:AmazonBooks10Emiwadamylife.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/Emi-Wada-My-Life-Making/dp/9889769859/thecostumersmani| Emi Wada My Life in the Making Books Emi Wada]]  Emi Wada My Life in the Making Books Emi Wada
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[[File:AmazonBooks7Costumetechhandbook.jpeg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0325004773/thecostumersmani| The Costume Technician's Handbook 3/e]]  The Costume Technician's Handbook 3/e
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[[File:AmazonBooksCostdesigntech.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/082308812X/thecostumersmani| Costume Design : Techniques of Modern Masters]]  Costume Design : Techniques of Modern Masters
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[[File:AmazonDvdCirquedesoleil3pak.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00006L928/thecostumersmani| Cirque Du Soleil 3-Pack]]  Cirque Du Soleil 3-Pack
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[http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0486412385/thecostumersmani]
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[http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/155870406X/thecostumersmani|Stage Costume Step-By-Step : The Complete Guide to Designing and Making Stage Costumes for All Major Drama Periods and Genres]
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[[File:AmazonBooksWings.jpg|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1892041103/thecostumersmani| Wings : Backstage With Cirque Du Soleil]]  Wings : Backstage With Cirque Du Soleil
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[[File:AmazonBooksFelinnicostumes.gif|link=http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/8886158823/thecostumersmani| Fellini : Costumes and Fashion]]  Fellini : Costumes and Fashion
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Revision as of 00:54, 23 January 2014

"Dear Doctor Tara" Costume and Life Advice from the Good Witch of the(Far) North

Costume and Trivia Questions Answered

I used to answer

inquiries sent to me by e-mail (before the quantity of them got out of hand and I gave up). Here are some of the answers.

How do I teach a little girl's soccer team how to

tie dye their uniform socksI'm a Heterosexual Transvestite who needs advice on

body padding so my dresses will fit better.I'm from Argentina and want to

study Fashion Design in NYC

What is "RIT spray dye"? And can I come to work for you in your basement in Alaska when I graduate?

What is the html for making a

link to your page?Tara, I think I have some useful advice for you on

how to make Big HairHow do you make

breakaway costumes?How does one

start a career as a Costume Historian in a Museum?Where can I get

career advice on how I can costume for a living?

I am looking for hexcelite, where do you buy it?How do I find an image of a

1930's Postman's Uniform?

I'm looking for an MFA program in Costume Design, and can you give me advice on costuming Salome?My Professor says Saque Backed gowns didn't exist.

Am I crazy thinking I've seen them, or is she stupid?How do I make a big

showgirl-type headdress?Why is the

1930's Pride And Prejudice one of your favorite costume movies when it's costumes are inaccurate?I'm living in North Carolina and

want to go back to school to study costume design. What do I do?Where could I get research materials on the

history of Tap Dance Costume?

Can I paint a pair of overalls silver for the Tin Man in The Wiz?Do you

know of a book with information on draping a Toga?Are there good

metallic fabric paints that don't stiffen light fabrics?Do you know

where I can buy ready-made large feather wings in dark colors?

How do you make those fluffy elbow ruffles you see on 18th Century Saque gowns?My Fiddler on the Roof director thinks Russian Jews wore barmaid bodices and polyester pants,

where do I find research materials for 1905 Russian Jews so I can enlighten him?

How do you get to visit a study collection of costumes in a museum?

What are the dates of these Victorian German photos as far as you can guess from their clothes?

I'm in Community Theatre Costume Hell. How do I get these people to act like professionals?

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