Emily Thomson

Emily Thomson

Costume Maker

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Career stage: Early

Developing a love of fashion history and historic dress from a young age, and graduated with a BSc in Fashion Technology from the Scottish School of Textile and Design, Heriot Watt University. Upon graduating I turned my sights to Costume; Initially achieving a Costume Traineeship on the Theatre Workshop Scotland Production "The Happy Lands". A BBC and Creative Scotland funded community project.

After falling in love with the Costume Industry, I've worked in theatre, on cruise ships, and costume workshops. My work has taken me to Australia and America, and I have has most recently specialised in making character and mascot costumes.


  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • continuity
  • Costume
  • Costume Construction
  • Costume Design
  • Costuming
  • Dressmaking
  • Garment Construction
  • Garment Manufacture