Hollywood Costumes is the place where dreams and fantasy becomes a reality. For the past 25 years, they have been setting new standards in the South African Costume Industry. From humble beginnings, they have grown to the largest supplier in the country. The company consists of various departments each managed by experienced staff offering quality service and stress-free experiences. Hollywood Costumes has two branches, one in Krugersdorp, Gauteng and another one in Cape Town.
Hollywood Costumes is a leading supplier of a wide range of costume and party supply related items. Whether you want to be dressed for a fancy dress party or need custom made costumes for a film or theatrical production, they will be able to assist.
What do they offer?
With two divisions, one specialising in rentals and the other in sales, their costumes and accessories cover just about any theme. Examples of popular fancy dress themes are superheroes, star wars, Halloween, period costumes, country & western, cartoon characters, vintage, medieval and many more.
They also have dedicated factories for the manufacturing of costumes, props, mascots, latex masks, etc. Permanent artists and mould makers create the spectacular works of art for special effects projects, prosthetics, props, torn-off limbs, and mutilated torsos.
Hollywood Studio is a facility for film and photoshoots. The floor size is 13 by 14 meters. Hollywood Prophouse is located in the same building, as it makes it very convenient to build sets for the shoots. Their party and function hire is a one-stop-shop for all your function needs from the rental of tables, chairs to the table settings covering the latest trends. The Hollywood Small Theatre has also been going for two years and is hugely successful.
Hollywood is a supplier of Kryolan stage make-up, and up to date ballet and dancewear. They stock a wide range of accessories and products which includes party wigs, hats, masks, tiaras, color hairspray, in-house produced face-paints, dance apparel, etc.
Their latest works of art was seen in Die Rypmaak Kamer based on the old The Procurement Room, which was produced by Frans Swart. The productions that they supply wardrobe for on a regular basis always get showcased on the Oppi Water festival.
Their film division plays an important part in the local and the international movie scene, as many of their products and creations have been used in a large number of local films and productions. They have supplied Bollywood and Hollywood films with a wide variety of products.
They also have an amazing celebrity list that frequently visits them and challenges the boundaries of costume design and manufacturing. Chris Chameleon, Daniella Deysel, Casper de Vries, Lizz Meiring, Nataniel, Rocco de Villiers, Elize Cawood, The Parlotones, Willie Esterhuyzen, Jak de Priester, Andre Schwarts, Lance James, Min Shaw, Wynand van Vollenstee and Brendan Peyper, just to name a few.
Heidi, a celebrity on her own, had her own reality TV show called “Heidi Hollywood” which was broadcast on VIA TV 147, is a well known fashion and costume designer under her brand name Heidi Couture.
Whether you are an individual looking to rent a costume, a film production company looking for custom made costume and accessories for a film, Hollywood Costumes are here to help you. If it is custom-made items you require, we advise you to set up an appointment so that they can provide personalized attention. Visit Hollywood costumes on their Facebook and Instagram.
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