Distributed by Universal-International, the Hammer film Brides of Dracula featured Molly Arbuthnot (1908 – 2001), as the head of costume design. A prolific artist, she was credited as a designer for nearly sixty films. Her main speciality was lavish Hammer ...Read More »
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Elissa Rose is a musician and fashion designer, in addition to being a fashion, film and costume history enthusiast. She has written and performed music in various bands for 20 years that has featured on Australian tv shows such as Home and Away and Neighbours, and performed spoken word poetry for the short film "Decomposition and Transcendence" -Light Year projection festival NYC and the ep "Sometimes" by Dumb Numbers featuring Adam Harding and Dale Crover (Melvins). In March 2017, she recreated a collection of 1950s garments from the archives of the prominent Flinders Lane heritage label "Mr Simon" for Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival that were featured in The Age and Sydney Morning Herald newspaper. She is currently channelling her passion for vintage design into studying and writing costume design pieces.