The Romantic Tutu

As part of my homework for a Theatre History class this week, I constructed a basic romantic tutu with an emphasis on historical technique. I'll go into further text details at a later date, but for now, here are some photos of the construction process that I opted not to upload with my assignment. For … Continue reading The Romantic Tutu

Costume Notes: Bunnysuit Usagi

      Photographer Credits: Koholint Cosplay, assistance from AdventTraitor Completed: March 2019 Hours Spent: App. 30 Debuted: N/A Why This Costume: A traditional bunny suit has been on my wishlist for quite a while. I was going through a stash-busting phase earlier this year when I realized I had everything on hand to make a … Continue reading Costume Notes: Bunnysuit Usagi

Costume Notes: Updated Cornelia

Photographer Credits: White Specs Photography Completed: February 2019 Hours Spent: Between 15-20 Debuted: Katsucon 2019 Why This Costume: Me, Koho, and AdventTraitor are big Code Geass fans! This was the first group costume we decided on when we planned for Katsu, aided by our friend Jinxie Cosplay's plans to make Suzaku! I had never worn Cornelia … Continue reading Costume Notes: Updated Cornelia

Costume Notes: Sailor Pluto 3.0

Photographer: Koholint Cosplay Completed: August 2018 Hours Spent: Approximately 30 Debuted: N/A Why This Costume: The initial idea for another Pluto came from plans with Koholint (as usual lol). I sold my last Pluto a little while back, but I still had the wig and accessories. Koholint made ChibiUsa for our Outer Senshi Cosmic Coterie group in 2018, and … Continue reading Costume Notes: Sailor Pluto 3.0

Costume Notes: Avengers Academy Captain Marvel

Completed: April 2019 Hours Spent: 15-ish Debuted: Dallas Film Society's High School Day Why This Costume: This costume has been on my back burner wish list for quite some time. I really enjoyed the Avengers Academy game while it was out (it's dead now, sadly), and Carol's initial outfit appealed to me since it looked … Continue reading Costume Notes: Avengers Academy Captain Marvel

Costume Notes: Eternal Sailor Moon

  Photographer credit: Chez Photo Oh man, talk about a big project! I decided to tackle this fuku for a couple of reasons. First, I've had several commission requests for Eternal fukus over the years, but I've never been comfortable making one for a commission without doing some trial and error first. Second, I wanted … Continue reading Costume Notes: Eternal Sailor Moon

Costume Notes: Nana Shimura (Boku no Hero Academia)

Completed: September 2018 Debuted: Two Heroes viewing Hours Spent: 20-ish Why This Costume:  Have I talked about how much I love spandex lately? Because I really, really do. As soon as I saw Nana on My Hero Academia, I knew I needed to make her. She's super in line with my cosplay type. But what really triggered … Continue reading Costume Notes: Nana Shimura (Boku no Hero Academia)

Commission Notes: Saitama (One Punch Man)

Completed: August 2018 Hours Spent: 30-ish Purchased Pieces:  Base boots - Funtasma Belt buckle - Amazon We Love Colors - Men's gloves Patterns Used:  Kwik Sew Men's Spandex Leotard and Pants - 3029 Super Helpful Tutorials:  Glove Topper Tutorial Inset Corners Cape Tutorial Spandex 101 How I Made it:  Ahhhh, this was such a fun build! … Continue reading Commission Notes: Saitama (One Punch Man)

Costume Notes: Revolutionary Girl Utena

Photographer Credits: Ash Snap 'Em Photography Completed: August 2018 Hours Spent: 35-ish? It took about 10 days start to finish. Debuted: A-Fest 2018 Why This Costume: Have you ever had friends who are really into a series, and it takes forever for you to jump on board? That's how I was with Utena. I'd heard people talk … Continue reading Costume Notes: Revolutionary Girl Utena