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Costume and Clothing Sale

The CFA Costume Shop writes in about one of the most highly-anticipated events of the year:

Come one come all to the COSTUME SHOP SALE. Do you want some cool new items to add to your everyday look? Are you looking for some awesome pieces for your Halloween costume? Are you not ready for the CT winter and need to stock up on warm clothes? Are you not sure what you want but love a good deal? WELL DO WE HAVE A SALE FOR YOU!!! The costume shop is hosting its annual sale. We will have everything from sweaters to pants to medieval garb. All purchases can be made using venmo or cash.

Date: Wednesday, October 17-Friday, October 19
Time: 12:00 PM-4:00 PM
Place: The CFA Courtyard (rain location will be in the CFA Theater lobby)

Costume Collection Fall 2014 Hours

Wesleyan’s costume collection is open!

Do you need costumes for your play, film, dance, or photoshoot? Looking for Medieval courtier fashion ? Mylar suits from the future? Anything in between?

The lending hours this semester are:

Monday 1PM-3PM
Wednesday 1PM-3PM
Friday 11AM-3PM

Place: CFA Basement

Costume Shop Job Opportunity

Is fashion your passion? Can you figure out what sort of theatrical production people are putting on just from the costumes they’re requesting? Do you like puppets? The Costume Shop has the perfect gig for you:

The Wesleyan Costume Shop is hiring!Do you love to sew? Do you need a job? Then apply to work at Wesleyan’s costume shop!Student employees will work to create costumes for theater and dance department productions. This will not only include sewing, but also other types of crafting – this year we have dyed fabric, made masks and puppets, and refurbished antique Javanese hats. Each worker also spends a portion of their weekly hours working in the costume collection. Responsibilities in the collection include checking out costumes to customers, sending costumes out for dry cleaning, and keeping track of student charges.

Costume Shop Hours

If you’re putting on a theatrical production this semester, you’ll probably appreciate this tidbit from our tipbox:

Putting on a play? Re-enacting a historical scene? Then come borrow costumes from Wesleyan’s own Costume Collection! Our hours for the spring semester are:

Monday 1-3
Tuesday 1-3
Friday 1-3

Hope to see you soon!

Wesleyan Costume Shop Fall 2012 Hours

Hours have been announced! From the Wesleyan University Costume Shop:

Borrow costumes for your class, your Second Stage show, or your thesis film! Wesleyan University’s Costume Collection Borrowing Hours for the Fall 2012 term:

Tuesday: 3-5 p.m.
Wednesday: 2:30-5 p.m.
Friday: 1-5 p.m.

Please call ahead at 860-685-3418. Email costumeshop(at)wesleyan(dot)edu for more information.

Costume Shop Sale Tomorrow

From Jessica Jordan ’13:

Tomorrow, 10/27, the Wesleyan University Costume shop will be hosting a sale of excess items on the CFA green from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. All items are $1! Come peruse what we’ve got and see if you find something to serve an awesome Halloween costume or as an addition to your hipster wardrobe.

The sale will be happening rain or shine, but if the weather looks menacing we will move the sale inside to the Lobby of the CFA Theater. Hope to see you there!

Date: Thursday, 10/27
Time: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Place: CFA Green

Wes Costume Collection open to students

From Arielle Golden ’10:

Wesleyan’s Costume Collection is Open!

Do you need costumes for your play, film, dance, or photoshoot?

Looking for Medieval courtier fashion ? Mylar suits from the future? Anything in between?

The lending closet is open:

Tuesday 2:30-5
Wednesday 1:00-5
Thursday 2:30-5
Friday 11:00-4

Date: Feb. 9 – May 10
Place: Basement level of the CFA Theater/Dance building

CFA Costume Shop lending costumes


The costume shop in the CFA is lending things for all your costuming needs this semester:

Do you need costumes for your play, film, dance, or photoshoot? Yes? Then come borrow some stuff from the costume shop! We’ve got everything you need from A to Z: hats, shoes, robes, pants, police uniforms, fur coats, paper seaweed dresses, little polka-dot bowties, etc.

We are located in the basement of the CFA Theater and Dance building. Come on by during lending hours:

Tuesday, Sept. 29: 12:00-5:00
Thursday, Oct. 1: 1:00-5:00
Friday, Oct. 2: 12:00-5:00

We can answer costuming questions and maybe even expand the horizons of your
imagination. Maybe.