Costumers' Lost Weekend 2013
Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 5:00 PM (PDT)
The DFW Costumers Guild is proud to announce their 2nd annual Costumers' Lost Weekend! A weekend where costumers can meet and share knowledge as well as relax and have fun. In the tradition of Costume College and Dress U, we will offer informative panels and workshops as well as social gatherings. Want to know what to plan for?
- Panels and workshops on Japanese dying techniques
- Detailed panel on corset construction
- Panels and workshops on Hats
- Prosthetic how-to panel
- Learn how to clone an historical garment
- Historical costumer who can't figure out how to make your existing wardrobe work for Steampunk? Yep, we've got a panel for you too!
- Masquerade Ball
- Costumed Brunch (RSVP here by June 10, 2013)
This event has an attendance cap and tickets are sold based on membership and non-membership to the DFWCG. Please contact Maggie if you are unsure whether your DFWCG membership is current. Party Only tickets are available on a limited basis for attendees only wishing to attend the social gatherings. Panelist tickets are provided for attendees teaching a panel on the schedule. If you are trying to purchase a ticket level that is sold out, but see that others are still available, please contact Maggie. If the entire event is sold out, all ticket sales will be removed.
The Host Hotel is:
Crowne Plaza Dallas near the Galleria
14315 Midway Road
Addison, TX 75001
Our event is being held in the Maple Meeting Room and Hospitality Suite# 2021
Event Room Rate: $89.00/night
Book your reservation online or by phone.
The discount code for Costumers' Lost Weeknd is:
(discount code should already be filled out)
(recommended if you have special requests)
You must reserve your room by Friday, June 7, 2013 in order to get the special room rate. Due to another event booking the hotel on the same weekend, this hotel IS NEARLY SOLD OUT! Don't wait to book your room until June! Should the entire hotel sell out before June, please e-mail Maggie to be placed on a request list for regular priced rooms at the host hotel should they become available, or for a room at a neighboring hotel.
When & Where
DFW Costumers Guild
The DFW Costumers Guild is a social organization dedicated to the art of sewing and costuming in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. We may be Quirky, but we Look Good!!!
We've finished putting together our panels and workshops schedule! Check out what we've added. It's gonna be a good year for sure!