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Shirley Eborn is a costume maker specialising in theatrical and period costume, bespoke bridal and occasion wear. She is based in Brighton, UK and is well placed to provide services to London and Sussex locations.
costume maker - Shirley Eborn

Portfolio - period costume


theatrical costume
children's costume
bespoke bridal

An 18th century gown in shot-blue taffetta commissioned by the Covent Garden Minuet Company
Regency style period dress A Regency-style dress in yellow cotton fabric here on the left
Another Regency-style dress, this time in blue silk and chiffon
made for a graduation party
Blue regency style dress

Shirley at the Wallace Collection with Roxanne modelling a costume based on Boucher's "A Summer Pastoral" (now owned by Chertsey Museum)

Reproduction of the costume from Manet's painting, "Bar at the Folies Bergere" (now owned by Chertsey Museum)


Spanish 16th century costume Reproduction of a 16th century costume based on a painting of the Spanish Infanta Isabella Clara Eugenia
Replica top hat made for Chertsey Museum custom made top hat
Victorian bonnet front view Front view of a Victorian bonnet made for Chertsey Museum.
Back view of the bonnet above, trimmed with satin and organza ribbon Victorian bonnet as worn by child
custom made medieval hat A woman's medieval-style headdress
A 1970s style nurses uniform seventies style nurse's uniform
reproduction victorian bathing costume A replica of a man's Victorian bathing costume