I follow a lot of different cosplay groups (I’m sure you’re shocked), and one kind of post I see almost every other day is “Is it ok if I ___?” The blank is filled with everything from gender-bending to weight concerns to body mods to health accommodations. It comes up most often in Legions discussions, since […]Read more "Cosplay Support"
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This tutorial was originally posted on Instructables. If you saw my Hoth Leia boots tutorial, you know why I needed wedge-heeled boots. You also know that the boots I started with did not have wedge heels, which was a mistake. In my hour of need, I turned to the internet, and to my great dismay, […]Read more "Tutorial: DIY Wedge Heeled-Shoes"
When it comes to Princess Leia cosplay, the very first question, no matter which costume you choose, is: How do I do the hair? Short answer? With help. The amount of hair required to recreate any of Her Worshipfulness’s mind-blowing up-dos is not an amount one could reasonably expect to find on a human being. Sure, there are […]Read more "The Leia Hair Saga, Episode I: The Odango Menace"
One of the things I love about cosplay is taking something that doesn’t exist in the real world and figuring out how to make it work with the laws of physics. One of the things I hate about cosplay is taking something that one person made that one time for that one thing and figuring […]Read more "Tutorial: Hoth Leia Boots"
Before you dive into creating the costume of your dreams, take a moment for some reflection and ask yourself these seven simple questions. The answers will help you come up with a plan and could save you a lot of time, money, and stress. 1. What costume do I want? Are you cosplaying a […]Read more "7 Questions Every Cosplayer Should Ask"
This write-up was originally posted on TheGeekedGods.com, April 15, 2016. If you’re looking for a fan convention to make your comic books dreams come true, Emerald City Comic Con is the place to be. Now extended to four full days – from its previous three – ECCC takes place annually at the Washington State Convention […]Read more "Convention Adventures: Emerald City ComicCon, 2016"