Lou Howlett

Corsetiere and Costume Designer

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationBirmingham, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsCostume Maker - Artist - Photographer

About me

- Costume Designer/Maker, Artist and Corsetière - Graduate from Birmingham City University with First Class Hons in Fashion Design with Design for Performance - Based in Birmingham, UK - Specialisms: Corsetry, Alternative Couture and Costume

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Work history


Wardrobe Assistant

Firecrest Films

Aug 2017 - Aug 2017
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Assisted in the creation of a costume for a documentary on artist Rachel Maclean with Firecrest Films.


Corsetry & Bridal Intern

Rosie Red Corsetry & Couture

Mar 2016 - Apr 2016
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • For two weeks I interned with Rosie Red, creating a bridal gown and corset for one of her collections.


Corsetry Intern


Feb 2016 - Mar 2016
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Assisted in the embellishment and manufacture of the company's corsets.



BA (Hons) Fashion Design with Design for Performance (First Class)

Birmingham City University

Sep 2014 - Jul 2017
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • - Projects covering corsetry, costume design and manufacture, accessories and tailoring. - First class grade for written dissertation. - Final year costume collaborations included working with well known artist Shelly D'Inferno and and Scarlett Ward Poetry.