Since 2001 Cécile Van Dijk has been working within the film, television and live performance industry. She is a costume designer on feature length and short films as well as working as head-cutter and costume maker.
She has worked alongside, amongst others, Oscar winning designer Michael O’Connor (The Duchess, Suite Francaise, Tulip Fever), Michael Kaplan (Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi) and more recently Mark Bridges (Paul Thomas Anderson's Phantom Thread).
Drawing on her extensive skills set and experience, Cécile has proven to be a great team leader as she understands the technicalities of costume making, as well as the intricacies of planning a project within budget and running tight deadlines.
She studied at London’s Central Saint Martins School of Art & Design and the London College of Fashion. After graduating she went on to work in film, television and theatre and as a visiting tutor for the Design for Performance and Practice course at Central Saint Martins.