Susannah Buxton: Costume Designer

Children from Haverstock School’s journalism course interview costume designer Susannah Buxton. Bracelets, big buttons, small buttons, pleats, ruffles and fancy frills – we thought attention to these and much, much, more were the most important part of being a costume designer. We were wrong. Susannah told us: “Yes, detail is important, but when you’re designing a costume, the overall look and information it gives about the … Continue reading Susannah Buxton: Costume Designer

The Paddington 2: A glimpse into a secret world

Children from Haverstock school met crew of set of the film Paddington 2. Tall security marshals guarded a secret entrance to the Paddington 2 film location. Our identities checked, confidentiality agreements signed, a wave of intimidation hit us when we were ushered into Paddington’s world. Strange black balloons, as big as beach balls, floated eerily amongst the mist – it turned out they helped reflect the … Continue reading The Paddington 2: A glimpse into a secret world