Pierre's Costumes

“Shrek”ing out!

We are receiving SO MANY calls about renting costumes for Shrek the musical.   We have had to turn a couple of people down due to overlapping dates. Obviously this is not great. If you want to use us for the costumes, please book early. This way you don’t count on us, and later find […]

Emmies and costumes

For longtime film and television costume designer Ruth Myers, nominated this year for an Emmy for her tailored 1930s and ’40s-based dress slacks and suits in the HBO movie “Hemingway & Gelhorn,” that muse came in the form of the film’s sleek, svelte, 5’10″ costar Nicole Kidman, whom she worked with on the 2007 movie […]

The Hunger Games!

We are really excited about the Hunger Games Movie! Check out this great story about the designer of the clothes! We love the was clothes ranging from 1930′s inspired day way to future couture really all look like they work flawlessly in this movie!   http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/life_and_entertainment/2012/03/20/hunger-games-fashion-designer-brings-book-to-life.html  

Oscar awards for costuming

The Oscars are coming!   This years Oscar nominations have been announced, and the big day is coming up soon. February 26 at 7:00pm eastern.  It will be broadcast on ABC.   For more information on The Academy Awards Oscars click here.   Of course, our favorite category is “Costume Design”. This year, there is […]

Costume rentals are way more popular this year.

Consumers are renting more high-end costumes instead of buying cheap bagged costumes It seems that consumers are wanting to look good in professionally made costumes instead of wearing thin flimsy bagged costumes. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 21, 2011 — Rentals on professionally made costumes are dramatically up from previous years at Pierre’s Costumes.  Halloween falls on […]

Halloween rush time

We are in the middle of the Halloween rush season right now.  It is starting to get very busy in the shop and we have lots of customers looking for their Halloween costume.   We are also unpacking lots of new items for the retail walls.  You would not believe the amount of boxes that […]

Custom Halloween Costume Orders now being accepted

Have you ever had the perfect idea for a Halloween costume, but can’t figure out how to make it on your own?   Or are you looking to wow your friends and maybe win a prize with something over the top? Pierre’s Costumes is now taking orders for custom Halloween costumes! We can create a […]