Completed: February 2015 Hours Spent: About 45 hours spread out over 2 months Debuted: Dallas Comic Con Fan Days 2015 Why This Costume: I really got into Captain Marvel last year. It started with my Ms. Marvel stashbusting. The more I read about Carol, the more I liked her. I was smitten with Kelley Sue Deconnick's comic from … Continue reading Costume Notes: Captain Marvel
Happy Friday! I had to jump in with another Fandom Friday post since this week's topic is all about the Funko Pop! figurines! I'm not much of a collector, but I'd be lying if I said that I didn't consider buying one (dozen or so) of these every time I went to a con. The … Continue reading Fandom Friday: Favorite Funko Pop Figures (+ Con Announcement)
I'm bringing back the WIP posts this year! I tapered off towards the end of last year since I didn't have as many projects to share. This year, I'm also going to add my commissions to these posts, since I don't want to clutter your feed with just skirts and capes and bodysuits. What's funny … Continue reading WIP: January 2015
Happy New Year! I hope you all had a safe and enjoyable holiday. If you follow me on social media, you've probably seen a few of my 2015 hopeful makes. I like to make my cosplay list pretty far in advance, since I also have to take my full-time job, commissions, and funds into account. … Continue reading Cosplay: 2015 Goals
A few weeks ago, I attended Anime Fest! Anime Fest is held at the Sheraton Dallas, where A-Kon used to be before changing locations two years ago. I only attended one A-Kon at the Sheraton, so it heading back was a bit of a surreal experience. Honestly, it's kind of a shame that they moved … Continue reading A-Fest
The Basics: Pattern: Simplicity 1606 bodice and Sewaholic Cambie skirt, view AFabric: 1.5 yds of blue cotton sateen (stash), 1/2 yd red cotton sateen, 1/2 yd gold charmeuse (stash), 1 yd of cotton muslinAlterations: HAHAHAHAHAHAHA. Lots.Notions: Zipper. Cording for piping, harvested from pre-purchased piping in my stash (because I hate myself). Make it again?: Not likely. I love it and will definitely make … Continue reading August Challenge: More like Captain Marvel-ous!
Apparently my cosplays are actually agents of Hydra. Every time I knock one out, three more spawn in its place. Here's a quick look at what I'm *hoping* to have finished out in the next few weeks. Fingers crossed that I don't get roped into twelve more 0_oSailor Jupiter: This has taken far more time than is … Continue reading WIP Wednesday: July Edition