Proper Period Productions


Judi Flowers

Historic Costumer/Lecturer/Author

Tel: 757.404.5834


A member of IATSE 487

Film and Television

2017 History of the Shipyard (NNSY) 1700s Designer

2017 Warren Commission (PBS) 1960s Designer

2016 First Thanksgiving (PBS) 1600s Designer

2016 A Haunting (Discover America) Contemporary Designer

2015 A Haunting (Discover America) Contemporary Designer

2014 A Haunting (Discover America) Contemporary Designer

2013 TURN (AMC) 1780’s Costumer

2012 Lincoln (Dreamworks) 1860’s Costumer

2012 George Washington Carver (Signature) 1920’S Designer

2011 The Ed Show (MSNBC) Contemporary Designer

2010 The Christmas Kiss (Atmosphere) Contemporary Designer

2010 Alone Yet Not Alone (AYNA Productions) 1730’s Asst. Designer

2010 Clear the Way (Smithsonian) 1860’s Designer

2009 The Waterman (Seven Cities) Contemporary Designer

2009 The Easter Story (CBN) Biblical Designer

2009 Man of Nazareth (CBN) Biblical Designer

2008 History Connections (Disney) 1600’s Designer

2008 Battle of Monterrey Pass (Historical Entertainment) 1860’s Designer

2007 John Adams (HBO miniseries) 1700’s Costumer

2006 First Landing: 1607 (CBN) 1600’s Supervisor/Historian

2005 Mount Vernon Distillery (History Channel) 1700’s Designer

2005 Mission Impossible III (Paramount) Contemporary Costumer

2005 Iron Jawed Angels (HBO miniseries) 1920’S Costumer

2000-02 Discovery Channel

F.B.I. Files Contemporary Buyer

New Detectives Contemporary Buyer

The Prosecutors Contemporary Asst, Designer

Special Operations Contemporary Asst. Designer

Daring Capers 1940’s Buyer

Movie of the Week 1970’s Buyer

Navy Seals Military Costumer

1989-1992 Historical Research in Wardrobe (BBC) American Civil War Historian

  1. North and South (Warner Brothers/ABC Miniseries) 1860’s Costumer

Commercials& Industrials

2012 BES Studios Hunters Contemporary Designer

2006-2007 Coastal Training Technologies

Diversity Advantage Contemporary Designer

Real Life Contemporary Designer

Customers Who Care Contemporary Designer

Chemical Safety Contemporary Designer

2002-2006 Metro Productions

Army in the Field Contemporary Designer

Green to Gold Contemporary Designer

Logistics Management Contemporary Designer

Coast Guard Missions Contemporary Designer


2005 The Lion King Character Costumer

2006 If This Could Talk 1960’s Tailor

2007 Mamma Mia 1960’s Dresser

Outdoor Drama/Theater

2007-2009 1607: First Landing 1600’s Designer

2008 1776, The Musical 1700’s Designer

2008 A Man For All Seasons 1500’s Costumer

2006 The Lost Colony 1500’s Costume Dept. Head

Historic Preservation Consultant

Wardrobe Consultant, Historic Entertainment, 2007-present

    1. State Historical Records Advisory Board-appointed by then

    2. Governor George Allen, Virginia

1985 Technical Advisor, Warner Brothers Productions for the ABC

Miniseries North and South

    1. Board of Directors, Obici Mansion, Suffolk, Virginia

1980-present Living Historian, National & International Lecture Circuit-

American Civil War

1976-present Civil War Reenactments Coordinator of Civilian Activities

Contributor of antique historic clothing pieces to the museum collections of:

The Isle of Wight Museum Suffolk, Virginia

The Hunter House Norfolk, Virginia

Ryder Museum London, England


Proper Petticoats

Finishing Touches

Ladies Gallery, Contributing Author

Olde Towne, Contributing Author

Vintage Fashions, Contributing Author

The Wick, Contributing Author


Daughters of the Confederacy United Jewish Women’s Conference

American Business Women of America Virginia Forestry

Women’s Health Conference Costume Society of the United Kingdom

Waterman’s Art Center, London Historic Events

Libraries Schools

Special Skills

French Silk Ribbon Embroidery-Crochet-Jewelry Design and Repair-Flat Embroidery-

Hand Painted Clothing-Specialty Hats/Hair Ornaments-Antique Reproduction Accessories-

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