BOO LA LA COSTUMES CELEBRATES 30 YEARS OF HALLOWEEN Local Costume Company serves North Shore residents for 30 years. The much anticipated Halloween season is here for the staff at Boo La La Costumes who are gearing up for what’s expected to be their busiest Halloween yet! Celebrating their 30th year anniversary with a grand entrance way makeover, a new website, and the soft opening of Boo Studios: ‘Boo Buzz been growing since mid September! “My clients really make my business run,” states Owner and Empress of Boo La La Laurie Sluchinski, “I am here for the love of costumes and so are they. Nothing makes my day more then having a good laugh and catch up with one
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North Van’s getting Slick! Summer time is upon us, and we are bringing 1000 feet of slick vinyl to brighten your city streets. Come dressed to impress because it’s not every day you can strut through town with your hot bod, cool dance moves and slick slides. Did we mention 1000 feet? Yeah, that’s over 3 football fields. We’re excited to join in the fun tomorrow for SLIDE THE CITY North Van. GO TO STC WEBSITE Please note that our block is part of CAR FREE DAY and our parking spots will be unavailable for the afternoon. Come say hey after your slide!
LIGHTS HAVE ARRIVED! We are beyond thrilled with our set up and a HUGE thanks to our team- Peter (Runswithscissors.com) & Shimon (shimonphoto.com) for all the help with the install. We couldn’t have done it without them. Photographing our rental collection is first on the menu. It’s giving us the opportunity to work with a new lighting system and work out any kinks in our new set up. Our collection will be updated as we work. Here’s Empress Laurie hanging with one of our boyfriends. COMING UP……. Split Mango based out of North Vancouver and iistudio in Vancouver are working their magic and we are waiting as patiently as we can to see the results. :p Think YOU belong on Team Boo?
We are SO proud and excited for client and friend Erin Walker’s lead role in TUTS Summer musical hit Hairspray! One of our personal favorite Broadway productions. We were able to sneak in a quick interview with our star between rehearsals- Thanks Erin for taking the time to chat with us! Isn’t she PERFECT as Tracy? Has this been a dream role for you? When my friend showed me the soundtrack in grade 10, I fell in love with the show right away. The music is so fun, and Tracy is such an inspirational character. I have always wanted to play her, and this is a total dream come true! What was it like auditioning for such a fabulous
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Dressing for a GRAND Budapest Event? Here are some costume concepts we have available for rental. Please keep in mind most of our pieces are one of a kind- make sure to verify sizes before you fall in love! Notes from Stylist Styling my clients, I always remind them to ‘re-create’ not ‘replicate’ their looks. When dressing as movie characters, I work with you to get the look, while incorporating your own person flair to the outfit. Want to dress as Madame D? Tilda Swinton is 5’8″ and you are 5’2″. We are going to dress you in similar fashion you accent YOUR best features. Many of my clients are trying to find exact movie costume replicas. Truth of the