Pauline first worked at The Court Theatre in 1980 as wardrobe supervisor and has been a costume designer on many productions since. She designed with Pam Jones Man in a Suitcase; Pacific Post; The Women; The Great Art War; Le Sud and In the Next Room, or the vibrator play. She has worked as pattern maker/cutter and sewer on many other productions such as Romeo and Juliet; Mary Poppins; Chicago and Jesus Christ Superstar.
Pauline’s other credits include working for the Canterbury Opera, Wellington Opera and New Zealand Opera as pattern maker/cutter and The Royal New Zealand Ballet Company as wardrobe supervisor.
Her television credits include Dancing With The Stars; The Tribe and The Lost Children.
Her film credits include Heavenly Creatures; Lord of The Rings; King Kong; The Last Samurai; Black Sheep; Predicament; Waterhorse; Avatar; What We Do in the Shadows and The Hobbit.