Let’s get Strange.

  May I present, DOCTOR STRANGE! Yes, I'm Mr. Cumberbatch can't you tell?! Well I will tell you that I'm not Stephanie Strange, who isn't a character in the Marvel Universe. Yet, I get called that for some weird reason? Hmmm.. I wonder why.🤷‍♀️ #womenincosplayprobs. BUT, I digress. Let's chat about how I made my... Continue Reading →

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New passion realized: SFX makeup

There comes a time where, as an artist, you grow bored, hit a creative rock, or plainly just really start to hate your work you are producing. It SUCKS. I've hit this wall several times as an artist. When I feel at all unmotivated with my sewing projects, I put that project on hold (unless... Continue Reading →

Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov. 6 months of fluff and rhinestones.

Hey everyone! SHE'S DONE! OMG SOUND THE AIRHORNS AND WIPE MY TEARS. Even though she didn't take 9 months like Queen Amidala, this whole build felt like it took forever. It's interesting when it's not just the outside gown that you are making, it's all the undergarments, jewelry, and wig. I really dove head first... Continue Reading →

CosMakers: Men Make & Women Fake

I couldn’t agree with this more. 👏

Cosplay Calamity

Naomi WuIt would be easy to miss amongst the current trash fire that is North American news, but the founder of Make Magazine, Dale Dougherty, recently accused Naomi Wu of being fake. Not just of faking her knowledge of the ‘maker’ culture but whether she was a real person or not.

“I am questioning who she really is. Naomi is a persona, not a real person. She is several or many people.”

The above is from a tweet he’s since deleted, and apparently issued a half-hearted apology, but as any woman on the internet knows, the damage this kind of comment can cause is massive when it’s from someone (usually a man) with the number of followers Dougherty has.

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The links above have more information if you’d like to read about the situation, but what I’m going to talk about today is how Cosplay…

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