For the Love of ART....

A Creative Design house specialising in Character Creation. Puppet, Costume, Toy and Mask Makers working within the Special FX Industry for Theatre and Film, based in London, England.

Spanning all disciplines of puppet and costume manufacture. From traditional bunraku puppets to sophisticated creature Animatronics and CGI motion capture reference models. Our professional portfolio extends across all scales of productions from west-end to international film projects.

Currently Puppet Consultants/Designers, on Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid’, Helsinki.

Under the Sea in #Helsinki 🦀🐙🐠🦑 A look at the early journey of some of the characters set to be on stage @hktfi for they're production of #disneyslittlemermaid in August 2019. Designed, prototyped and made by @stitchesandglue and the team 💪🏻 at the Helsinki's city theatre.




We offer a personal approach to our clients, with close attention to detail on all aspects of design. Keeping you informed and involved throughout the building process, which is key to its success. Bringing over a decade of experience in the UK’s Film and Theatre industry to your project.

We Make, Design and Build Creature Costumes, Puppets, Props and Models to your specification.

Let us help you bring your concept to fruition, if you can imagine it we can create it, Or envisage it for you. Contact us to discuss your ideas, we’re happy to help clients at any stage of their developmental process. Providing guidance and assistance on design as well as working to the client’s individual project specifications. Our permanent staff are complemented by freelance technicians, when needed, enabling us to tackle even larger scale projects.  Visit our FAQ section to learn a bit more about how we work.

Production posters of recent Theatre and film projects that we've been involved in. Visit our ABOUT section to meet the team.


Our Showreel

A short showreel of  recent puppet and costume creations for theatre and film. We've been fortunate to work on some incredible projects spanning over a decade, here are just a few examples. Please drop us a line with any Stitches and Glue related enquiries into bespoke creature costumes and puppet commissions. The workshop isn’t run by monsters! we’ll try our best to get back to you as soon as possible. Enjoy!