Costume Design Resume


Production Producer/ Venue Director Year
The Mountain (indie feature) (asst. costume designer)  The Modern Age Inc. designer: Elizabeth Warn 2017
Two Sands (short film) Phil Montgomery 2017
The Pigeon (short film) Eli Rarey 2017
Record Store Day (short film) (asst. costume designer) Funny or Die designer: Emily Batson 2017
Not Anybody’s Mother (short film) AFI Gillian Barnes 2016
Pitchslap (TV Pilot) TBS/ Wilshire Studios Dr. God 2016
Mucho Ruido (music video)  Purple Haus Music Balthazar Getty 2015
Sam & Larry (short) Gabriela Garcia Medina 2015
The Weak And The Wicked: Tales of Halloween Epic Pictures Paul Solet 2014
The Chaplain (short)  Alma Road Jeremy Breslau 2014
Collision (short) Spirit Clips John Dion 2013
Inspire Wire Season 2 (webseries) Spirit Clips John Dion 2013
1982 (short)  Alma Road Jeremy Bresau 2013
If I Lose Myself -One Republic (Music Video) – asst. stylist  designer:  Lizette Pena 2013
The Only Funny Cooking Show (youtube series) Tasted Clint Gage 2012
American Folklore (Asst. Costume Designer) designer: Chrissy Callan 2012
Chasing The Past (short)  O.T.F. Films Jonathan Salemi 2012
The Pretenders (short) Nathan Brunskill 2012
D.C.I. (short) – asst. costume designer designer: Gerard Parr 2012
SLGFF 2012 (short) – asst. costume designer designer: Gerard Parr 2012
Soaring (live dance) University of Washington General McArthur Hambrick (choreo.) 2012
2 Million AD (music video) (post production) Garrett Gibbons 2012
Emma (theater) University of Washington Victor Pappas 2012
The Secret in the Wings (theater) University of Washington Julie Beckman 2011
A Mass for Our Time (live dance) University of Washington Elizabeth Lentz (choreo.) 2010
Love’s Labour’s Lost (theater) University of Washington Andrew Tsao 2010
The Mystery Plays University of Washington Paula Bennett 2009
Cakes Unfathomable (48 hour film) Cocaine in Motion Sam West 2007
Medea (theater) Reed College Theater Erin Giblin 2007
Sparkle (theater) Arlington Street Theater Carol Foster 2007
The Garden Party (film) Hollow Book Productions Nick Russell 2006
Hum Play (theater) Reed College Theater Devin Bambrick 2006
‘Tis Pity She’s A Whore (theater) Reed College Theater Bronwyn North-Reist 2006


Expert in period and vintage clothes; extensive knowledge of L.A. area costume houses.

Wardrobe management, including Sync On Set.

Completed graduate level courses in dyeing (including various kinds of dyes, shibori and other dye techniques, other kinds of surface design); taught more than 50 undergraduates aging, distressing, and fabric identification.

Spent years working in custom made/ costume shops with jobs including stitching, basic draping, basic tailoring, and crafts (millinery, airbrushing, shoe modification).

Years of artistic and scenic painting; graphic design including photoshop.

Ms. Apatoff has been hired for her research skills by productions at every major Seattle theatre, including The Seattle Opera, ACT, The Seattle Repertory Theatre, Intiman, and The Seattle Children’s Theatre.


  • M.F.A. in Costume Design from the University of Washington
  • B.A. degree in English Literature from Reed College