UK costume makers turn from Downton and Star Wars to focus on scrubs

CHIPPING CAMDEN, England (Reuters) – Costume makers in Britain who generally dress actors in displays from Downton Abbey to Activity of Thrones and Batman have joined forces to make scrubs for medics preventing the coronavirus outbreak.

Dulcie Scott from Mickleton, Gloucestershire operates from household packing and organising scrubs to be designed and then dispersed. Costume makers in Britain who have beforehand dressed actors from Downton Abbey to Batman have joined forces to make scrubs for medics on the frontline of the coronavirus battle. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

Operating from kitchens, sheds and attics throughout the country, the workforce is churning out uniforms

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Spotlight On: Lee Diemer Costume Designer

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“Any possibility to increase a little character pushed element is what seriously helps make a costume get the job done and have impact”

“Any possibility to increase a little character pushed element,” suggests Lee Diemer although describing her signature costume design style, “The best costumes have little aspects that expose the personality or life-style of a character. Even far better if they are a little dark or abnormal, I certainly take pleasure in coming up with edgier movies!”

Diemer’s signature style which include decaying bridal robes, animal bone adorned pirate hats and

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Techland Houston Opens New Theatrical Costume Store in Houston

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updated: Mar thirteen, 2020 11:00 EDT


TECHLAND HOUSTON, which has supported and anchored Houston’s theaters for two a long time, announces the start of its most thrilling endeavor: CostumeWorx, in the coronary heart of Houston’s Arts and Theater District. Boasting a entire personnel of designers, seamstresses, and makeup artists, CostumeWorx offers 1000’s of theatrical costumes ready to be fitted or customized-developed.

With its sprawling theatrical showroom, CostumeWorx adorns the floor-to-ceiling walls with stage makeup, wigs, hats, jewelry, and by no means-ending racks of each costume imaginable. Clients are transcended into a

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