Pierre's Costumes

Musical Mondays: Les Miserables

“Do You Hear the People Sing?” At Pierre’s Costumes, we have a fantastic set of costumes for one of Broadways longest running musicals. Bring your cast straight into 1832 France, and truly let these characters shine! Our simple to follow system provides comprehensive forms for you to note your needs from the look of the costume and […]

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 […]

The Origins of Uncle Sam

4th of July is quickly approaching and in honor of our nation’s independence we here at Pierre’s would like to share some fun facts about everyone’s favorite patriot, Uncle Sam! So where did the classic image of Uncle Sam originate? As far back as the revolutionary war, Uncle Sam is said to be first named […]

‘Downton Abbey’ Costume Designer Susannah Buxton on Her Emmy Episode Submission

The 2011 Emmy-winning costume designer has selected the second season premiere as her 2012 Emmy competition episode. Costume designer Susanna Buxton won an Emmy for best costumes in a movie/miniseries in 2011 for Downton Abbey, for her decadent and extravagant wardrobes of the privileged landed gentry and the plain regimented working class clothes of the household […]

100 Year Anniversary of the Titanic Sinking

  Saturday, April 14th marks 100 years since the unsinkable ship went down, causing the deaths of 1,514 people. On this somber day, Pierre’s and people around the world are honoring this historic occasion by dressing up as passengers of the great ship. Her passengers included some of the wealthiest people in the world, as […]

It’s almost that time of year again!

Halloween is almost here. It’s almost that time of year again! Halloween is slowly getting closer. As we approach October we are starting to see rentals increasing. We already have a record number of costumes already on layaway for Halloween! Pierre’s has the largest costume rental stock in Philadelphia! Stop by any time to get […]

Old City First Friday Tomorrow night!

Looking for something fun to do tomorrow night?   If you have never come down and attended First Friday in Old City Philadelphia, you owe it to yourself to try it at least once.   Check out Old City Philadelphia’s First Friday festivities! There are tons of great stores, Galleries, food and drink going on! […]