the Studio

Lanotta Studio is a mobile design house specializing in one of a kind projects for the entertainment industry. Our goal is to provide our clients with clothing that is ready for all avenues of performance and live entertainment. With over 15 years of design experience all over the country in everything from theater to film, the creators of Lanotta Studio offer a unique Costume House providing an array of services. Lanotta Studio is truly your one stop shop for all costume and design needs.

About Us

Candace Lawrence began her career in the theater as a designer and soon branched out into the world of live entertainment with musical acts such as Lady Gaga, Madonna, Kylie Minogue, Kanye West, and many more. While still working regularly around New York as a costume designer, she can also be found traveling the world with musical acts and working on film and television projects.

Natali Germanotta graduated from Parsons the New School for Design with a BFA in Fashion Design. After graduating, Natali transitioned to wardrobe and costume design in the entertainment industry. In 2015, she worked to open and debut Brandon Maxwell’s fashion design company where she went on to assume the role of Textile Design and Product Development Manager. Since then, Natali has collaboratively designed for Superbowl LI® Halftime with Lady Gaga and Coachella 2017 headliner.


Design & Construction


DRAFTING & Pattern-making

Illustrations & Technical Flats

Fabric Sourcing

Ageing, Distressing & DYEING


Beading & Crystallizing

Grommeting & Studding

Styling & Clothing Pulls

Wardrobe Organization