Secretly brilliant bits of London: Angels Costumes
A brilliant London hidden gem… Isn’t Angels a fancy-dress shop? Well, yes. If you recognise the name from your annual Halloween costume hunt that’s because this world-famous costumiers also runs fancy dress shops in Shaftesbury Avenue and Hendon. But its…
Inside the warehouse where costumes are made for Oscar-winning films like ‘Star Wars’ and ‘The Theory...
As Halloween draws closer, one North London family is busier than ever. Tim Angel is the chairman of Angels, a costume production company founded by his great-great-great grandfather Daniel in 1840. It has created outfits for films franchises such as…
Go Inside the London Costume Shop Oscar-Winning Designers Rely On
London shop Angels the Costumiers has been supplying costumes to award-winning films for decades The Oscar nominees for this year’s Best Costume Design award represent a diverse bunch of films populated with princesses, witches, hotel porters and aristocrats. Yet there’s…
The 36-Time Oscar Winner You’ve Never Heard Of
With 36 Oscars, this company has won more than Daniel Day-Lewis, Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks and Titanic combined. The reason you’ve probably never heard of the U.K.’s Angels Costumes is because you’re not supposed to notice the work they do….