Top Ten costuming Articles

Here are the top ten articles for the Costuming Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. 5 Ways That Costumes Are Important To Our Lives
A look at the costumes that are all around us and the importance of wearing them.

2. A Must Have Book For Costume Studies
When studying costume design it is imperative to have a book like this. It is comprehensive and delightful to read.

3. How to Make a Showgirl Costume
A step by step tutorial on making a complete Las Vegas showgirl costume including bra, panty, fantail and headdress. This is a photo heavy article.

4. The Process of A Costume Designer
Have you ever wondered what process a costume designer goes through to design a costume?

5. What is Costuming
Have you wondered what is costuming? Costuming is all around us. It's in your face all day long from the things we watch on TV to the holidays we celebrate. Read more to see what it is and how you can do it.

6. Creating your first tutu tulle skirt
If you are new to creating costume pieces a tutu is the perfect place to begin. This is an easy do it yourself tutu tulle skirt.

7. Why Create a Costume Design Sketchbook
A Costume Design Sketchbook will keep all your inspirations in one place, give you a place to keep information, and help you grow as an artist.

8. Cleaning and Caring for your Costumes
Taking care of your costume will keep it in top condition even when you can not throw it into the washing machine. Learn the steps to keep your costume looking like new.

9. Bachelors In Fine Arts Costume Degree Requirements
Let's take a look at what you would need to become a Costume Designer, what to do before you start classes, and tips on

10. The Costume Designer, Department And What They Do
Take a look at what a costume designer and a wardrobe/costume department does for theatrical shows.

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