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How Theatrical Costume Designers and Dressers Beat the Odds to Bring Style to the Stage

Ask a fashion designer to simultaneously whip up an embroidered Shang Dynasty emperor’s robe, the vainglorious get-up of an eighteenth-century Parisian dandy, and a Hashbury hippie chick’s accoutrements circa 1965, and you’re likely to get little more than a blank look. For a theatrical costume designer, though, such requests are just part of the job […]