Launch Week

Costume & Fashion Design: Differences, Crossover and Collaboration

Costume & Fashion Design: Differences, Crossover and Collaboration

It is not uncommon for people to interchange costume and fashion design. They both deal with clothes so they’re basically the same, right?  Wrong.  Although they may both work with textiles, construction and even trends- the distinction lies in intention. Anna Wycoff, in an article […]

Five Books on Costume Design to Get You Started

Five Books on Costume Design to Get You Started

In this industry, you have to do a lot of research, so today I wanted to share with you my five favorite books on costume design!  There are a plethora of materials available as learning guides as you develop your hobby or career. What’s exciting is […]

The Her Universe Fashion Show: Design Submission Tips – Part 2

The Her Universe Fashion Show: Design Submission Tips – Part 2

This is Part Two of a Series. For Part One, please see The Her Universe Fashion Show: Design Submission Tips – Part 1. So you did your research on couture, fashion trends and even sketched up some designs for the Her Universe Fashion Show (all […]

The Her Universe Fashion Show: Design Submission Tips – Part 1

The Her Universe Fashion Show: Design Submission Tips – Part 1

The Her Universe Fashion Show – 7 Tips to boost your design submission! The Her Universe Fashion Show (HUFS) is a geek couture fashion show competition that is annually held during San Diego Comic Con.  Around 25 designers are selected to showcase their work for […]

Introducing… UNSTITCHED!

Introducing… UNSTITCHED!

The day has come- the first day of launch week! Dun dun da duuuun! So what exactly is UNSTITCHED? Here, we are undoing the seams, rather, deconstructing the world of costume design. This is more than a blog- I want this to be a learning […]