I loved working on Sea Wall/A Life at the Public Theater this month. I enjoyed the simplicity of the process, the infinite time we had to try new things, fail, try again, find answers. I loved to watch how the costume became alive under the lights of the stage. It’s a very different pace than films. I was able to be more focused on the body, the feeling of the space, the movement.Read More
The truth is, no matter the studies you do, you will never be ready for what’s coming next. I believe it’s time to unpack these things and talk about our experience so we can help each others and be stronger together.Read More
Here some tips from an insider in order to survive your first indie film production as a crew or creative member.Read More
I believe the most difficult part of our job is to be subtle, understand people and show empathy even when our work is not very well respected. So here a little list of etiquette and tips I try to follow in every circumstances because our work would not exist without actors anyway.Read More
I would like to share some of the strengths introverts have and how we should use them in an industry that is all about networking events, selling ourselves and showing off a bit.
Let's talk about the backstage of a stylist / costume designer's job on commercials, prints or branded contents.Read More
I'm a Parisian living in London so I had to build a new "carnet d'adresses" quickly along getting new jobs. Here are my favorite ones in these two cities I love.Read More
Remember that there is no success without failure EVER. So here a list of 10 things I wish I knew when I had my first design job.Read More
The common misconception in our industry is that being a costume designer on a contemporary fiction doesn’t require as much skills as designing for a period fiction.Read More
Last month I have worked on my first green screen shoot. It was for a commercial spot for the Egyptian television about a luxury real estate complex in Cairo.
Because the real estate is not built yet, everything was shot in front of a green screen in a London studio.
Here the top 5 of the dumbest mistakes you will do as a newbie in the industry (because trust me, I have done them)Read More
Sometimes lots of projects come at the same time and sometimes nothing is happening. This can feel like a real roller coaster ! When a quiet phase lasts for a long time it can be hard to keep being confident in your work, especially if the people around you don’t understand your field.
Inactivity and being jobless are often seen as a real negative thing in our society.