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Our collection comprises a large number of costumes for hire at very reasonable cost. They are available for performing arts productions by groups or schools or for events that require numbers of costumes.

Prices of costumes vary from £5 to £15. Accessory prices are available on request.



Ladies’ costumes include many adaptable full length dresses ranging from mediaeval and Victorian through to 1970s styles. Shorter dresses, coats, suits and separates for the 20s, 40s, 50s 60s 70s and 80s, a range of rustic peasant/biblical wear, cloaks and robes and many sets of dance costumes.

Men’s costumes include suits and coats adaptable for most decades, waistcoats, mediaeval and Grecian/Roman robes, rustic/biblical wear, a large variety of shirts, miscellaneous capes, some uniforms and greatcoats, workwear and overalls.

Accessories include ties, braces, belts, gloves shawls, aprons, head dresses, and scarves.

We also stock a large number of hats and shoes/boots

In order to select costumes, hirers would need to visit our collection with a list of characters, type of costume, approximate size, accessories needed. The hire period is typically one week.

Productions we have costumed include: The Importance of Being Ernest, A Little Shop of Horrors, City of Angels, Sweeney Todd, Sweet Charity, A Slice of Saturday Night, Oliver, West Side Story, Buddy, Into The Woods, Kiss Me Kate, Guys and Dolls, Death of a Salesman, Alice in Wonderland

Please note:

  • Hirers are responsible for maintaining costumes in clean condition and ensuring they are not damaged. Any resulting repairs are chargeable.
  • We do not hire out single costumes for fancy dress parties
  • We do not have collections of identical costumes such as uniforms.

Stage Props

1 x white reduced size baby grand piano (non-working), plus stool
1 x 8-metre revolve
4 x Bar stools