Pierre's Costumes

We are hiring talented Theatrical Costumers in Philadelphia

Talented Theatrical Costumer needed in Old City Philadelphia. Talented Theatrical Costumers needed in Old City Philadelphia. Are you a great 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 […]

Mascot mobility and performing stunts in costume.

We are often asked the question “Can I be active and mobile in a mascot costume?” The answer is simple… Yes. You can be extremely active and perform stunts in a mascot costume created by Pierre’s Costumes. Below you will see a video showing one of our mascot costumes snowboarding and flying into a stadium on […]

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 […]

The Little Mermaid

What a week! The Little Mermaid is complete and receiving rave reviews! Way to go Titusville Playhouse! Here is the latest review from their production along with some photos of their production. We hope that you enjoy the review and the costume photos! Now I have to run back to creating our next project…. Elf […]

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 […]

More Pictures Of Mary Poppins Costumes

Short and to the point… Here are more pictures of our costume set for Mary Poppins for you to see. (Thanks to The Titusville Playhouse for sharing them with us.  http://www.titusvilleplayhouse.com  ).   If you are interested in this set, please contact our theatre department ASAP (Ask for Liz @ 215-925-7121).  These costumes are booking fast, […]

Mary Poppins costumes go out on their first rental.

Our brand new set of Mary Poppins costumes has just gone out on it’s first rental. We spent a good part of December and early January finishing up our build of our Mary Poppins costume set.  Our staff loved building the costumes, since it really allowed them to be creative.  In addition we brought in a […]

Check out this great article written about Jennifer our General Manager

Check out this great blog article written about Jennifer Valosen, our General manager by the awesome Maddie Flanigan. You can learn more about Maddie on her site, she blogs for some really big important companies as well as her own blog.  We are really honored to have her pay attention to us.  Of course the fact […]

We Are Looking for Over-hire Tailors and Costume Construction People.

We are also looking for over-hire tailors and costume construction people in our Philadelphia costume shop. We have several large projects that include parades and theatrical productions. We need: Pattern-makers. Drapers. Cutters. Stitchers. Craftspeople. All around tailors. The more skills you have, the more desirable you are to us. If you are qualified and interested […]