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NATASHA LAWES

Tech-FX Costume Designer & Maker: natashalawes.com

 

Natasha is a costume builder and maker, particularly those which require bespoke design and intricate large-scale builds. Her television credits include The Erotic Adventures of Anais Nin by director Sarah Aspinall, in addition designing the short film The Door, from director Andrew Steggall. For commercial projects she has worked with directors Ben Tonge, Mark Daly, Jonas Akerlund and David Ward.

 

SHORT FILM

THE DOOR (Designed the White Wings on Swan Man)
Prod. Motion Group Pictures
Dir. Andrew Steggall

 

TELEVISION

THE EROTIC ADVENTURES OF ANAIS NIN (2015)
Prod. IWC Media
Dir. Sarah Aspinall

THE MOST COURAGEOUS RAID OF WWII (2011)

THE SEX RESEARCHERS (2011)

REVEALED: WAS CRIPPEN INNOCENT (2008)
Prod. Channel 5
Dir. Andy Webb

LITTLE ALIENS (2006)

10 TOP WAYS (2005)
Prod. Discovery Channel

DR TATIANA’S SEX ADVICE TO ALL CREATION (2005)
Prod. France 5

DR TATIANA’S SEX ADVICE TO ALL CREATION (2003-04)
Prod. Channel 4 / Discovery Channel

 

SELECTED COMMERCIALS 2015 / 2016 / 2017 / 2018

ADIA Tatata Adam Rae
Millenium Hotels O Collective Mark Emberton
Deliveroo 24 Productions Mathy & Fran
Fanta: The 13th Floor Trojan VR Jim Weedon
Capital Radio Hoi Polloi Chris Faith
AHDB Acne Ben Tonge
Sky Women in Leadership Pretzel Films Mark Daly
H & M Christmas Campaign RSA Jonas Akerlund
Arm & Hammer My Accomplice Kate Moross

 

COMMERCIALS – DIRECTORS (Additional)

Ben Gregor: Radox
Dan Skinner: Jolen Cream Bleach / Alan Carr / The Watchmen / Playstation Home / Iron Man 2
David Ward: Barclays / Football Manager
Jon Shaik: Ace Combat
Joshua Stocker: American Eagle Outfitters
Marc & Ish: Benetton
Mark Daley: Playboy / Aerobed
Mummy Forensics’ promo,The History Channel
Tim Reeves: James Patterson

 

SELECTED PROMOS 2015 / 2016 / 2017

Ed Sheeran Hoi Polloi Chris Faith
Ramona Flowers: Skies turn gold Nexus FX Goby
Thomas Dutronc My Accomplice James Slater
Everything Everything (Mask Maker) Squire Jonathan Higgs

 

DIRECTORS / ARTISTS (Additional)

Bouha Kazmi: Zyrah / Tha Ramona Flowers
Brent Bonacorso: Katy Perry
Dougal Wilson: Bat For Lashes / Goldfrapp
Good Times: Kaiser Chiefs
James Slater: Stealing Sheep / Jamie T / Hudson Taylor / Kaiser Chiefs
Joseph Toman: Eric Clapton
Kinga Burza: Kate Nash
Lord Magrao: The Guillemots
Olivier Groulx: Bastille
Rob Heppell: Crystal Fighters
Tim Fox: Skindred / Napalm Death

 

MUSIC ARTISTS / BANDS / CELEBRITIES

Kylie Minogue, Lady Gaga, Natasha Kahn / Bat For Lashes, Florence & The Machine, Anna Calvi, ColdsSpecks, Charlotte Hatherley / Sylver Tongue, Erasure, Goldfrapp, , Ladyhawke, Emily Browning / Years & Years Little Boots, Kate Nash, Temi Doll Face, Julia Johnson, Ladyfuzz / Sissi, Ruby Blues/ 2 For Joy, The Kaiser Chiefs , Crystal Flighters, The Hoosiers, The Guillemots, The Filthy Dukes, Hortlax Cobra, Crazy P, Chris Brown/Justin Bieber, Sub Focus, Venom, Benji webbe / Skindred, Napalm Death, Hudsen Taylor, Thomas Dutronc, Myleen Klass, Daisy Lowe, Abigail Thaw, Alan Carr.

 

COMMISSIONS FOR ALBUM COVERS / ADVERTISING PRESS SHOTS / PERFORMANCES

Coldspecks Album Cover & Press shots (Mask) Photos: Steve Gullick
Erasure Album Cover & Press shots (skull masks) Photos: Joe Dilworth
Kylie Minogue – Kylie Fashion Book Launch (2013)– Featuring work
Florence & The Machine (Mask commission for the Alexander McQueen Exhibition performance NY
Anna Calvi: Designer & Maker of Swarovski shoulder pieces for Mercury Awards
Lady Gaga: Hello Kitty Photo shoot (Crystal Mask designer & Maker) Photos: Markus Klinko & Indrani
Kylie minogue  Half face Swarovski crystal masks for 2010 Official Calendar. Photos: William Baker
Horlax cobra (Brass cobra helmet made for John) (Peter, Bjorn & John)
Phidel – headdress for Album: Disappearance Of A Girl
Kylie Minogue Half face Swarovski crystal masks for photo shoots & performances on tour
Bat for Lashes Hair mane costume piece – performance BBC Later show Jools Holland
Little Boots’ crystal mask made for press & album cover shoot.
The Specials – Props Uncut Magazine. Photos: Dean Chalkley.
The Hoosiers- space helmets for Tour (2008)
Goldfrapp- pom pom prop for Tour (2008)
Filthy Dukes’shoot for NME Magazine. props. Photos: Dean Chalkley
Goldfrapp: Antlers for Tour. 

 

ADVERTISING PRINT CAMPAIGNS / LOOK BOOKS

Ted & Muffy. Relaunch fairy Tale Campaign (white wing designer & maker)
Brintons Carpet Summer Campaign – Uli Weber
Brintons Carpet Spring, Autumn, Winter Campaign – Uli Weber
Smirnoff Diamond Campaign – Uli Weber
Superbock beer- Print Campaign – Diver Aguliar
Meadow Hall Shopping center Print Campaign – Diver Aguliar
Barcelona FA Print Campaign – Diver Aguliar
La Caixa Bank Print Campaign – Diver Aguliar
AK Damn Beer Print Campaign – Diver Aguliar
Marks & Spencer shoots for on line use – Melvyn Vincent

 

HEADDRESS & TECH-FX COSTUME FOR DEPARTMENT STORE DISPLAYS

SELFRIDGES Manchester: Brass Headdresses & Silver domes (2015)
SELFRIDGES London: Brass Headdresses (Masters Campaign) (2014)
SELFRIDGES London: Christmas Hair Antler Display (2014)
TOP SHOP London: Christmas Gold Helmet display (2014)
HARVEY NICHOLS Black Feather Totem Pole theme (2014)
HARVEY NICHOLS Mens wear – Brass & Copper theme (2013)
HARVEY NICHOLS Mohican & feather theme (2013)
HARVEY NICHOLS Sea Theme (2012)

 

THEATRE / IMMERSIVE SHOWS

The Crocodile Of Old Kang Pow
H Plewis & Rhyannon Styles – Barbican –The Pit
Carnesky’s Tarot Drome – The Old Vic Tunnels 

 

MAGAZINES

Sunday Style Magazine, Amica, Arcadia, Crack, Under The Raydar, Mix Mag, Teen Vogue, Italian Vogue, Tatler, Wall Paper, Grazia, Another Magazine, Super Super, Dazed & Confused, Zoo, The National M Magazine, Union Mag, Fashion 125, Amika, Sleaze Nation, NME, Uncut, Clash, Guardian Weekend, Telegraph Fashion, Telegraph’s Stella Magazine, Riders, Paris Match Magazine, Elle Decoration, Happy Magazine, Grazia, The Scotsman, Flux Magazine, GQ, Touch, Syntax, Lodown, Cosmopolitan, Saturday Express Fashion, Weekend Daily Mail, Fashion Line, Fashion Weekly, (Past Beauty Editor of Asian Woman, Random & Viya).