Perfume - 2019

Project: Based around the story of 'Perfume: the story of a murderer' by Patrick Suskind. Designed and made for the character of Baldini an 18th century perfumer who is a fraud and steals others recipes. 

 

Costume: Use of tailoring techniques and period costume making such as including a fall front and interpreting historical patterns. Personal goal was to make 18th century menswear with a twist. Costume included body padding, a box strapped to the body and hand and machine embroidery.

 

Collaborators: Performer, Andrew Laufey, photography and short film, Jonah Jago, Shoes, wig and tights, hire.

Design work and technical drawings: