Costume Donations

The Harlequin Costume Shop accepts clothing, hats, and accessory donations from individuals, organizations, vintage stores, opera companies, production companies, and costume designers, etc.

We generally look for vintage clothing, designer clothing and costumes designed for stage, starting from the Grecian or Roman times on up to the 1970s. It can be day wear, evening wear, outerwear, accessories, etc. for men, women or children.

We accept up to 25 items at a time, clean, in good condition, and on hangers. Please, no boxes. If an item is historical in nature and cannot be worn, we can use it as a pattern.

What we accept:

  • Vintage garments and shoes, 1970s and earlier only
  • Some quality fabric and trim
  • Some sewing notions
  • Quality, working sewing machines

What we don’t accept:

  • Fur coats
  • Modern dress garments

If you have clothing you wish to donate, please use the form below to contact us; we will be in touch to schedule an appointment for drop-off.

Thank you!