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 […]

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 […]

Summer theatre season is coming.

We are already booking many productions for summer theatre. Inquire soon if you are planning on doing a show this summer that needs costumes. Our theatrical costumes are getting booked quickly.  With over 1 million costumes, we never run out, but it still makes sense to book early in case we get a run on […]

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 […]

Les Misérables Show Design at Pierre’s

We are in the thick of show season here at Pierre’s, and we would like to take a little time to show you some of the “behind the scenes” of theatre season! During the Spring months we send out hundreds of costumes a week for multiple shows. Our clients range anywhere from Middle Schools to […]

Behind the Scenes of “How to Succeed” with Costume Designer Catherine Zuber

Behind the Scenes of “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” with Costume Designer Catherine Zuber Catherine Zuber is a costume design for Broadway’s revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. She studied costume design at Yale School of Drama. She has been referred to as “one of theater’s most sought-after costume designers on […]

We are open again!!!

We are here catching up on your Halloween costumes.   It wasn’t exactly the best time of year for us to have a storm like Hurricane Sandy.  We are however making the best of it. The retail store is still pretty busy, and we are getting lots of customers who are now venturing out to […]

Yes…. We are open on October 29… Just!

We are open & running on a skeleton crew. It’s not exactly a great time of year to have a storm like “Sandy” roll through at Halloween…   We are in the shop (well two of us are) from 10:00am to 8:00pm today on October 29. We plan on being in the shop again on […]

Sondheim in the Park Opens Tonight! August 9th!

Tonight in Central Park Sondheim in the Park opens with Into the Woods starring Jack Broderick (Narrator); Amy Adams (Baker’s Wife); Denis O’Hare (The Baker); Glenn Close (The Voice of the Giant); Gideon Glick (Jack); Kristine Zbornik (Jack’s Mother); Tess Soltau (Rapunzel); Cooper Grodin (Rapunzel’s Prince); Jessie Mueller (Cinderella); Laura Shoop (Cinderella’s Mother); Ellen Harvey (Cinderella’s Stepmother); Ivan Hernandez (Cinderella’s Prince, Wolf); […]

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 […]