Costuming Links

Costume Forums & Resources
Costume Supplies
  • Spoonflower  – shop where you can print your own custom fabric
  • TAP Plastics  – chain of stores on west coast where we get a lot of our casting/plastic supplies
  • Silpak  – shop that we mail order casting supplies from. We really like their quickcast resin.
  • Smooth-on  – great place to get prop making materials like urethanes, silicones, and resins
  • Reynolds Advanced Materials  – west coast based store that carries Smooth-on products
Historical Costume Resources
  • American Duchess  – a historical costuming blog and historical shoe shop
  • Bridges on the Body  – a historical corset blog. She does corset sew-alongs which are fun to participate in.
  • Truly Victorian  – patterns for Victorian garb
  • J.P. Ryan  – patterns for 18th century
  • Lacis  – historical costuming supplies. We get the majority of our corsetry items here.