Pierre's Costumes

Halloween Hours 2017

Halloween is almost here We will be staying open late on several days this month for Halloween. If you are in Philadelphia and need high quality rental costumes or accessories, stop in for full service help. We have a city block long warehouse with 30 foot ceilings and costumes up to the roof. We have […]

Are you a smart fun-loving costumer who wants to work with smart sassy people?

Theatrical Costumer – Old City Philadelphia. Are you a theatrical costumer?  Do you enjoy collaborating with smart sassy people? Then you will love costuming with us!  Are you stuck doing the exact same thing every day? You won’t get bored at Pierre’s Costumes since we always have some fun and challenging projects going on every […]

We love working and living in Philadelphia

Pierre’s Costumes has been a Philadelphia institution since 1943. We have been costuming theatre, corporations, making mascots, providing costumes for film & TV, and working with the public for the past 73 years in Philadelphia. We just ran across this video on YouTube that shows you many of the reasons we love being here. Philadelphia […]

Creating a professional costume set for The Little Mermaid stage production.

We are currently building all of the costumes for The Little Mermaid stage production. We aren’t going to post any pictures yet, since we want to take the time to take some good ones, and also include some “on-stage” pictures as well. Here are some pictures of our staff cutting, draping, sewing, ironing, etc. to […]

Like Shrek the Musical? Near Hutchinson Kansas? Check this out.

Check out our Shrek the Musical costumes in person. One of our customers is Putting on Shrek the Musical. If you are anywhere near Hutchinson Kansas, go check it out.   For more information: http://www.familycommunitytheatre.com   For a show review: http://www.hutchnews.com/the_bee/fct-s-shrek-musical-will-scare-up-some-laughs/article_a48af171-6ea7-52c9-b148-0537afc31da7.html  

Halloween is over for us!!!

As far as we are concerned Halloween is over. Well… not entirely, it will be over at the end of the day Saturday, but it’s getting close. We are crazy busy putting together Halloween costumes for all of the people of the Philadelphia area.  We are working long hours and getting pretty tired.  The craziness […]

Upcoming Comic Con for Philadelphia

Comic Con is coming to Philadelphia Comic Con (AKA Wizard World) is coming to Philadelphia May 30 – June 2, 2013   More than one of our staff will be attending.  Some of them are getting their costumes ready right now.  Comic Con is a phenomenon that has taken on a life of it’s own. […]

Welcome JT!!

We are happy to welcome our new Staff Member JT! JT is joining us from Memphis, Tennessee. He attended the University of Memphis where he graduated with a degree in Theatre Performance. Along with his favorite hobbies of reading, crafting and dance, Theatre has been a consistent part of JT’s life. He has worked for […]

January 25th – Wear your wig to work day!

We all know the daily drag of waking up and wearing the same thing to work week after week…. Spice up your work day with some fun with ‘Wear your wig to work’ day on January 25th! Brought to you by Mano/Damno, ‘Wear you wig to work day’ is celebrating their 10th anniversary this year. […]

CHRISTMAS IN JULY IS HERE! Pierre’s Costumes Annual Sale Starts now!

We are so excited! This is one of our favorite weeks of the year!   PIERRE’S COSTUMES CHRISTMAS IN JULY SALE RUNNING NOW THRU JULY 28th! Christmas in July has become a Pierre’s Tradition! This year is by far the biggest Sale Pierre’s Costumes has EVER hosted! We are trying to make room in our […]