CGW is a club for amateurs and professionals who like to make historical, science fiction, or fantasy costumes.

Product Links

CGW Merchandise

Cafe Press – Buy T-shirts, water bottles, and other CGW and Costume College logo items. Our profits go to the CGW Scholarship Fund.

Classes

Millinery Workshops with Jane Smith

Patterns

Decades of Style – Vintage Patterns from 1900-1960

Kansas Mercantile – Civil War era ladies and men’s accessories, sewing supplies, books, patterns

Truly Victorian – historical Victorian sewing patterns and miniature dress forms.

Wearing History – Vintage and Historical patterns from Victorian – 1940s

Fabric & Supplies

Dharma Trading Company – Fabrics and dyeables.

Farthingale’s – Corset-making supplies

Kansas Mercantile – Civil War era ladies and men’s accessories, sewing supplies, books, patterns

Richard the Thread – corset supplies

Sassy Feet – leather dyes

Costume Pieces

Butterfly Frillies Corsets – Fabulous Victorian corsets, Steampunk corsets. Custom work available.

Accessories

Dragon’s Treasure – Reproduction jewelry

Historical Hairdresser – Wigs and Hair supplies

Holzer & Combe Haberdashery – Men’s wear from hats to spats

Jewels by Olivia – jewelry and tiaras

Kansas Mercantile – Civil War era ladies and men’s accessories, sewing supplies, books, patterns

North-South Emporium – Historically accurate accessories for mid-Victorian impressions.

Tyranical Piratical Treasures – Pirate and Steampunk Gear

Unique Creations – Jewelry and accessories

Z’Etiquette – Custom carpetbags and purses