Costumes

Lexus Strobe

2014

For “Strobe” director Adam Berg, wanted to recreate movement without gravity, hindrances or boundaries. Inspired by the work of 19th-century photographer Edward Muybridge he set out to do this with stuntmen wearing LED suits, suspended from tall buildings across the skyline of Kuala Lumpur, lighting them up in sequence as the camera rolled to give … Continue reading Lexus Strobe


Hussein Chalayan: Big Bang dresses.

2007

First sketch for a six week job of two mechanical dresses   First playing           Adding mechanics and testing     Two ‘Big Bang’ mechanical dresses for Hussein Chalayan’s Paris fashion show.


Lady Gaga: Living Dress

2009

This was made in London at Baker Coogan under Pete Brook from Jim Henson’s Creature shop in LA. Headed by Vin Burnham I was responsible for the leading the mechanical team creating the moving parts.


Lulu Guinness: Singing Handbag

2009

Mechanical hand bag with singing bird, I had experts introduction into Victorian mechanical music boxes  at Automatomania in Scotland who also did the feathering. Electronics was by David Buckley in Manchester and the fantastic making off film below was by  Dee Koppang.


Hussein Chalayan: Blossom

2007

Airborne Autumn/Winter 07 by Hussein Chalayan This Blossom dress and a mechanical hood made with Hussein Chalayan and Paris fashion show.


Hussein Chalayan: Wig

2011

A very big challenge this job, for an art project ‘I am sad Leyla‘ by Hussein Chalayan, and displayed at ‘Galerist’ in Istanbul, the team made a wig that and changed styles . Fringe  and  hair length grew  and went short again. We have layers of scull caps with to cope with the different actions.