July 26-30, 2018, Warner Center Marriott, Woodland Hills, CA

Dean’s Blog

Sewing Machine Rentals – yes we have them!!

Posted on Apr 16, 2018

Don’t forget, if you are traveling from out of town, or your home machine is not portable, or you have last minute touches to finish on your gala costume and need a sewing machine; there will be sewing machines available to rent at the Information Desk. You can reserve one any day between 8AM until 5PM, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. The fees are $5 by the hour, $25 for overnight (Thursday 7pm until 8am the next day, Friday or Saturday 5:30pm until 8am the next day), or $75 weekend-long (8am...

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Announcing: Registration Packets to mailed Monday, April 2, 2018!

Posted on Apr 2, 2018

Registration Packets are scheduled to mailed Monday, April 2, 2018!! New for this year, we will NOT be booking the “LA Fabric District Tour” through Limited Attendance as usual. Instead you will be able to sign up and pay for this tour through its own link!  Please see the Registration Book for more details. –Becca Metzger, Costume College...

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Announcing Costume College 2018 Bonus Track theme: “What’s That Fabric?”

Posted on Sep 26, 2017

What’s That Fabric, you say?  That’s right!  Our bonus track this year is What’s That Fabric?!?  I am emphasizing the question and exclamation marks because it is often times I am watching a movie, show, or play and ask that exact question.  It is often I am working on a project’s fabric and straining my eyes to see anything that will give away it’s secret… is it a wool twill or a poly-cotton twill?  What the heck?  Silk or polyester?  You would not...

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Announcing Costume College 2018 Sunday Breakfast theme: “The Royal Breakfast”

Posted on Sep 24, 2017

It’s the morning after the Royal Wedding and now you are invited to attend the Royal Breakfast. What would you wear? Why, your tiara, of course! Along with your resplendent royal robes, bathrobe or teagown! – Sunday Breakfast Mistress: Denise...

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Announcing Costume College 2018 Friday Night Social theme: “A Princess in Paris”

Posted on Sep 23, 2017

Sit with us at “la Belle Epoque Café” for an evening of gaiety, where even an American-born princess can fall in love with a Romani violinist and run away! – Friday Social Mistress: Kristen...

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Announcing Costume College 2018 Sunday Fantasy Tea theme: “Victoria’s Fancy Dress Tea”!

Posted on Sep 22, 2017

You are invited to the Duchess of Devonshire’s Diamond Jubilee tea in honor of Queen Victoria, attired in fancy dress costumes. – Sunday Fantasy Tea Mistress: Cindy...

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