Arlington County CostumeLab

Arlington County CostumeLab Arlington CostumeLab is a costume shop, rental facility and educational studio serving Arlington County, Virginia, and nation wide.

The Arlington CostumeLab has been serving the theater and film community in the Greater DMV and nationwide for over 40 years. Our stock includes over 20,000 pieces including period garments for men and women, modern dress, hats, shoes, military, service uniforms, capes, corsets, armor and more

The CostumeLab Held an Indigo Dying Workshop this weekend with rousing success!  Thank you to everyone that stopped by. ...
03/18/2019

The CostumeLab Held an Indigo Dying Workshop this weekend with rousing success! Thank you to everyone that stopped by. Amazing work!
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#quilt #quilting #quiltshow #dcmqg #arlingtoncostumelab #dying #workshop #shibori #indigodye #craft #handmade #diy #artshow #arlingtonarts @ Arlington County CostumeLab

Spectacularly Solids, show by @dcmqg, is on display at Gallery 3700 until March 31st. Thank you to all the amazing quilt...
01/09/2019

Spectacularly Solids, show by @dcmqg, is on display at Gallery 3700 until March 31st. Thank you to all the amazing quilting artists that created work for this exhibit!
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#quilt #quilting #quiltshow #dcmqg #arlingtoncostumelab #show #gallery #exhibit #art #artshow #arlingtonarts @ Arlington Arts

10/10/2018
Arlington County CostumeLab

Check out a great interview with CostumeLab Manager, Jennifer Biehl, with On The Go With AAUW (American Association of University Women)!

The Atlington County CostumeLab provides costumes to local theatre companies.

Last repair of BlerdCon! Glue for the save one last time. ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Art...
07/29/2018

Last repair of BlerdCon! Glue for the save one last time.
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay

Sewing machine demo underway!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene ____________...
07/29/2018

Sewing machine demo underway!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay

Class schedule for today, Sunday (7/29)! Please drop by and say hello before the con ends!____________Arlington County C...
07/29/2018

Class schedule for today, Sunday (7/29)! Please drop by and say hello before the con ends!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay

Wings saved! Glad we could help @tywyzl ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene _...
07/28/2018

Wings saved! Glad we could help @tywyzl
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplayers @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

Hot glue to the rescue! Always has our back and @leafayecosplay ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlingt...
07/28/2018

Hot glue to the rescue! Always has our back and @leafayecosplay
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplayers @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

Hand sewing does the cosplay good! Thanks for stopping in @tstunningspidey ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part...
07/28/2018

Hand sewing does the cosplay good! Thanks for stopping in @tstunningspidey
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplayers @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

CosPlay repairs cosplay. ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene ____________#ble...
07/28/2018

CosPlay repairs cosplay.
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplayers @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

Hot glue has got our back this afternoon! ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene...
07/28/2018

Hot glue has got our back this afternoon!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplayers @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

Hot glue to the rescue! Thanks for stopping in @wulord_the_sensei ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlin...
07/28/2018

Hot glue to the rescue! Thanks for stopping in @wulord_the_sensei
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplayers @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

We got this! Repair complete!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene ____________...
07/28/2018

We got this! Repair complete!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

Sewing emergencies handled! Glad to help!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene ...
07/28/2018

Sewing emergencies handled! Glad to help!
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Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

Dab of glue will fix most things! Thanks for stopping by @aracknoid3 ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Ar...
07/28/2018

Dab of glue will fix most things! Thanks for stopping by @aracknoid3
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

Glue to the rescue once again! ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene __________...
07/28/2018

Glue to the rescue once again!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

Class schedule for today, Saturday (7/28)!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene...
07/28/2018

Class schedule for today, Saturday (7/28)!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay

Glue to the rescue yet again! Thanks @chocolateninjacosplay for stopping in!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, par...
07/27/2018

Glue to the rescue yet again! Thanks @chocolateninjacosplay for stopping in!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay

This Sim has her plumbob restored! Moodlets are looking good!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington ...
07/27/2018

This Sim has her plumbob restored! Moodlets are looking good!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay

Superman needed a repair and we are glad to help! ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_...
07/27/2018

Superman needed a repair and we are glad to help!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

Measurement class was a success. We offer classes and demos all weekend!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of...
07/27/2018

Measurement class was a success. We offer classes and demos all weekend!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay

Glasses saved in the nick of time. So glad to see you again, @deanslyst !____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part o...
07/27/2018

Glasses saved in the nick of time. So glad to see you again, @deanslyst !
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

A little glue goes a long way. Thanks for stopping in @overlord_diaries ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of...
07/27/2018

A little glue goes a long way. Thanks for stopping in @overlord_diaries
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Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

A little hot glue to save the day! Thanks for stopping in @zongaaudio ! ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of...
07/27/2018

A little hot glue to save the day! Thanks for stopping in @zongaaudio !
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab

First repair at BlerdCon! Thanks for stopping by!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_a...
07/27/2018

First repair at BlerdCon! Thanks for stopping by!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

We are ready for the first day of BlerdCon!  Come on by and catch a class or take a photo in the photo booth! __________...
07/27/2018

We are ready for the first day of BlerdCon! Come on by and catch a class or take a photo in the photo booth!
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#blerd #blerdcon #blerdcon2018 #nerd #cosplay #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab

A big thank you to @fpatvradio and the @aauwnational for inviting me to On The Go with Diane Hennessy King! This should ...
07/24/2018

A big thank you to @fpatvradio and the @aauwnational for inviting me to On The Go with Diane Hennessy King! This should air on Fairfax Public access in a few weeks.
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#arlingtonarts #OnTheGo #AAUW #craft #crafting #handcraft #costume #costuming #cosplay #tv #television #public #publicaccess #fairfaxpublicaccess

The CostumeLab will be back with The CosPlay Repair Booth this weekend (July 27-29th) at BlerdCon!
07/23/2018
Arts Focus: Arlington’s CostumeLab Helps Superheroes Keep It Together

The CostumeLab will be back with The CosPlay Repair Booth this weekend (July 27-29th) at BlerdCon!

With great costume power comes great costume repair responsibilities. This weeks Arts Focus stops by the Arlington CostumeLab which comes to the rescue of CosPlayers at local comi-cons.

Arlington Arts
06/25/2018
Arlington Arts

Arlington Arts

The Arts Meet! is partnering with Arlington Arts Center (AAC) for June’s meetup on Wednesday, June 27th.

Starting at 5:30pm, join us to view AAC’s galleries and enjoy some light refreshments. At 6:00pm we will start a tour of AAC’s exhibit entitled “Open World”. Afterward, please take a moment to view AAC’s exhibitions and visit with other TAM members until 7:30pm.

Wonderflex Demo Underway____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_artscene ____________#esca...
05/27/2018

Wonderflex Demo Underway
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay #costume

Chewie stopped by to learn how to sew! Classes and demos offered all day at Escape Velocity! ____________Arlington Count...
05/27/2018

Chewie stopped by to learn how to sew! Classes and demos offered all day at Escape Velocity!
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay #costume

Class schedule for Sunday (5/27) at Escape Velocity!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @ar...
05/27/2018

Class schedule for Sunday (5/27) at Escape Velocity!
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay #costume

A little bit of hot glue can fix most anything. ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_ar...
05/26/2018

A little bit of hot glue can fix most anything.
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay #costume @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

We saved Captain Janeway a dropped sleeve hem! ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl_art...
05/26/2018

We saved Captain Janeway a dropped sleeve hem!
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab #cosplay #costume @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

Wonderflex Demo Underway! We will offer classes all weekend at Escape Velocity!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, ...
05/26/2018

Wonderflex Demo Underway! We will offer classes all weekend at Escape Velocity!
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab

First repair of the day! Thanks for allowing us to lend a hand @ironknightcosplay (We fixed the thumb on his gauntlet gl...
05/26/2018

First repair of the day! Thanks for allowing us to lend a hand @ironknightcosplay (We fixed the thumb on his gauntlet glove, lend a hand... get it?)
Class schedule for today (5/26) at Escape Velocity!
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab

Class schedule for today (5/26) at Escape Velocity!____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arlington Arts. @arl...
05/26/2018

Class schedule for today (5/26) at Escape Velocity!
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab

Wonderflex demo, we made a cuff with a dragon on it. Come by and see us for more classes all weekend. ____________Arling...
05/25/2018

Wonderflex demo, we made a cuff with a dragon on it. Come by and see us for more classes all weekend.
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab

Sewing machine demo underway! Stop by and check out our class offerings at Escape Velocity all weekend. ____________Arli...
05/25/2018

Sewing machine demo underway! Stop by and check out our class offerings at Escape Velocity all weekend.
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab

We are ready for the first day of Escape Velocity!  Come on by and catch a class or take a photo in the photo booth! ___...
05/25/2018

We are ready for the first day of Escape Velocity! Come on by and catch a class or take a photo in the photo booth!
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#escapevelocity2018 #ev2108 #arlingtonarts #costume #costumelab

The CostumeLab is excited to join Escape Velocity this year! Come by and check us out at booth B4!
05/16/2018

The CostumeLab is excited to join Escape Velocity this year! Come by and check us out at booth B4!

Our good friends at Arlington County CostumeLab will once again offer a Cosplay Repair Booth at Escape Velocity! The CostumeLab offers rentals, costume construction services, and dye vat rentals. These services are available to non-profit performing arts organizations and companies in the for-profit theater, television, and film industries locally and throughout the United States.

https://www.facebook.com/ArlingtonCountyCostumeLab/

Arlington Arts
03/01/2018

Arlington Arts

Join us for the Opening Reception for the exhibit MODERN QUILTSCAPES, on Sat., March 3, from 3pm until 5pm. Curated by the Arlington County CostumeLab in collaboration with the DC Modern Quilt Guild, this impressive exhibit celebrating the art of contemporary quilt making runs concludes during National Quilt Making Month (thru March 27). Use #NationalQuiltingDay to share your pictures and reactions on social media. #arlingtonarts.

https://www.facebook.com/events/402632493521236/

Arlington Arts
02/26/2018
Arlington Arts

Arlington Arts

The Arts Meet! is partnering with Marymount University for February’s meetup at The Ballston Center Gallery tonight, February 26th, from 5:30PM to 7:30PM.

Ballston Center Gallery’s current exhibit “Adapt/Adorn” by Bonnie Crawford and Amy Boone-McCreesh will be on display. Bonnie Crawford herself will be joining us for The Arts Meet! Marymount University will provide light fare. Please RSVP for the event so a count can be given to our hosts.

“Modern Quiltscapes” an exhibit by @dcmqg presented by The Arlington County CostumeLab will be up in Gallery 3700 fr...
01/12/2018

“Modern Quiltscapes” an exhibit by @dcmqg presented by The Arlington County CostumeLab will be up in Gallery 3700 from January 16 to March 27. Many thanks to the @dcmqg for allowing the CostumeLab to showcase their beautiful work.
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#quilt #quilting #quiltshow #dcmqg #arlingtoncostumelab #show #gallery #exhibit #art #artshow #arlingtonarts

We’ve started hanging our 2018 DC Modern Quilt Guild Show! @dcmqg ____________Arlington County CostumeLab, part of Arl...
01/11/2018

We’ve started hanging our 2018 DC Modern Quilt Guild Show! @dcmqg
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#quilt #quilting #quiltshow #dcmqg #arlingtoncostumelab #show #gallery #exhibit #art #artshow

Address

2700 South Lang St
Arlington, VA
22206

Opening Hours

Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00

Telephone

(703) 228-6974

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