International Costumers’ Guild, Inc.

A U.S. 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational organization

The ICG is an affiliation of hobbyist and professional costumers, dedicated to the promotion and education of costuming as an art form in all its aspects.

The January-February 2022 issue of the International Costumer newsletter is available

The January-February 2022 issue of the ICG’s newsletter “The International Costumer” is available. ICG Members will receive an announcement by email including the download password.

Leslie L. Johnston Receives 2021 ICG President’s Award

ICG President Kevin Roche presented Leslie L. Johnston with a  2021 ICG President’s Award during the Costume-Con 39 virtual event for her work on the new ICG Gallery.

Philip and Kathleen Gust Receive 2021 ICG Lifetime Achievement Award

It is my happy duty to announce that the 2021 recipients of the International Costumers’ Guild Lifetime Achievement Award are Philip and Kathleen Gust. Phil and Kathe Gust made a splash in the San...
photo of Marty Gear by Stephen Lesnik

Marty Gear Fund Grants Available

Do you have an idea for a project or activity that advances the art and science of costuming and benefits the costuming community as a whole or a local costuming community? Then apply for a grant...
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2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Group Photo

2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Group Photo

This portrait by Steward Hartman was taken at Costume-Con 36 following the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award presentation. It includes 2018 recipient Elaine Mami, and the past LAA recipients who helped present the award that evening.

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