Fifi's Frocks & Frills


Fifi’s Frocks and Frills is a designer consignment store for women who can schmooze with the best, but make less then the rest. She is a woman who likes expensive things and either can’t afford them at full blown retail prices, or is smart enough to know she can get a better deal if she shops consignment. High end designer brands are sold at a less then half at Fifi’s. 

Recently bought out by TV&Film MakeUp Artist Genn Shaughnessy, we have now expanded our service menu, store hours and retail options. 

Genn Shaughnessy is a Commercial MakeUp Artist, Licensed Hair Stylist and Beauty Expert in Albany, NY who provides camera ready makeup, hair and wardrobe services for HD, TV, Photo and Film. 

Genn’s ability to produce various types of Styling for HDTV, Photo and mixed media demonstrates her amazing eye for detail and her ability to think outside the lines of conventional thinking. Genn's vast knowledge of cosmetics & beauty tools shines in writing and producing beauty segments, blog posts and educational tutorials.

Genn Shaughnessy has numerous film, print and web  credits to her name that include FOX, People Magazine, Teen People Magazine American Idols Live and Trading Spaces. She combines tremendous talent and make-up savvy with a plethora of experience and the ability to deliver uncompromising quality of work to every professional work setting.

Genn has trained under various accredited Directors and Department Heads and can boast working with celebrity clients such as; Mark Ruffalo, Ron Perlman, Judy Greer, Michael Shannon, Thomas Lennon, Christina Hendricks, Michael Torpey, Carrie Underwood, Alessandro Nivola, Alicia "Lecy" Goranson, Julianne Nicholson, David Cassidy, NY Giants Brandon Jacobs, and even former New York State Governor Elliot Spitzer.

Genn is also available for public speaking engagements, corporate training & seminars.



We are a small business, with limited staff. Please keep in mind we close early and open late for holidays, inclement weather and family emergencies. We will post on our FB Page if we close early or open late. 


Monday 10am - 6pm

Tuesday 10am - 6pm

Wednesday 10am - 6pm

Thursday 10am - 6pm

Friday 10am - 6pm

Saturday 10am - 4pm





PLEASE NOTE WE WILL NOT STAY OPEN LATER THEN OUR POSTED HOURS. Give yourself enough time to shop and have your purchases ready for checkout at closing time or before. 

*Hours are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances. Please check back prior to your visit especially if you are visiting us from out of town. We also always post notices to our Facebook Page if we have to close. 





SPA, SALON & Restaurant


MONDAYS 10am to 4pm


SHOP MONDAYS AND RECEIVE AN EXTRA 20% off your total purchase.*

Just bring proof of employment with you.





We are in the process of developing a Stylist program for all of our Wardrobe Stylist friends. The MakeUp and Hair room is being reformatted to include a wardrobe consultation office and fitting room so that Stylists can meet their clients in private and shop right in store with them at no charge.

For additional information on what the room includes, please visit our TV & Film Program page

Please make an appointment in advance to use the Stylist Room. 


Wardrobe Stylist Recommendations

Anna Kintz

Victoria Garlin 

Jill Boyd 



Example of an on Location Wardrobe styling & Costume Department

Example of an on Location Wardrobe styling & Costume Department

Our new owner Genn Shaughnessy is no stranger to Film and Television and understands the dynamic of the Industry. We are able to meet with Wardrobe and Costume Department Heads and Designers to discuss your needs as well as provide direction for character development and continuing support throughout your entire production.

What our wardrobe & character development room has to offer; 

  • Office station; computer desk stocked with supplies, chairs, and work spaces. 

  • Sewing Machine 

  • Cafe table with chairs for meeting or eating. 

  • Free Wifi and Use of Printers and Fax Machines

  • Stocked coffee & Tea station, cold & hot water machine 

  • Rolling racks available (please let us know how many, we have 4 extra) 

  • MakeUp & Hair Counter with lighted mirror, adjustable hair chair and directors chair, ample power for hot tools & rolling metal hair cart.

  • Bathroom and kitchen available nearby in the store. 

  • Our store is 2,400 square feet in total. We also have a lot more to offer please ask if you don't see what you need listed. 

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