Did You Know?
There is obviously more vintage stuff in America. It's a bigger country. There are even people who collect and sell and deal vintage underwear, which was useful to use or copy. The girdles and all that stuff you can still buy. Big old American ladies wear them.
Learn how to sew from her mother at an early age.
Frequently works with Martin Scorsese since she made the costumes from
Gangs of New York