Wishing you Happy Holidays! Here are a couple of holiday themed teaser shots of my new Geillis Duncan costume, which is the last of my costumes for 2016 and has been on my costuming “to-do list” for nearly a year and a half. I’ll be posting more about this costume soon!
At CONjuration a couple of weeks ago, I was lucky enough to receive a Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them swag bag as part of my award for Best in Show in the costume contest. It was full of lots of awesome goodies (including the gorgeous Noble Collection Newt Scamander wand which I love), but…… Continue reading Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them (Spoiler-Free!) Review
This past weekend I was finally able to debut my new Victorian Hufflepuff costume. This costume was heavily inspired by a black walking suit worn by Eva Green in Penny Dreadful. While my original plan was to make the suit for my Victorian Hufflepuff Professor, I can and will be able to also use this suit for Vanessa Ives, Missy from Doctor Who, and…… Continue reading Victorian Hufflepuff Cosplay
Continuing with my Halloween themed costume posts for the weekend, I’m sharing my husband’s fabulous Goth Thranduil cosplay. The one and only Goth King of Mirkwood. Photo and costume/crown by me, cosplayer is my husband.
Lucille Sharpe and Halloween go together like…well, they just do. Have fun dressing up this weekend, and don’t drink the tea. Costume entirely handmade by me, photo by my husband.
Recently in my Con Survival for Cosplayers series I wrote about preparing for your first large con (i.e. DragonCon, Comic Con, MegaCon, etc), so today I am going to share a little bit about what to expect with your first small con. Thanks again to my friend Janice for the idea and for contributing some awesome suggestions for…… Continue reading Con Survival for Cosplayers: Small Con Expectations
I am so excited to share my first little cosplay sewing tutorial with you! Carrying a handbag or backpack with your cosplay is, for most of us, a necessary evil. Conventions usually involve long days, and with that comes the need for water, snacks, badges, and makeup/costume touch-ups, among other things. Even if you are…… Continue reading Easy Drawstring Bag Tutorial