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 … Continue reading Let’s get Strange.
Y'ALL, I WON! I couldn't believe it! I won the Central regional championship at C2e2 two weekends ago. The whole experience was just insane. I was not expecting any of this, but boy does it feel great. Over 6 months of work and tears I poured into Anastasia and to be given this honor was … Continue reading Central Champion of Crown Championships of Cosplay
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 Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov. 6 months of fluff and rhinestones.
Hey everyone! I realized I haven't written here in a while. Apologies 😞. So with apologies out of the way. Here we go, BLOG TIME! Ok, so the last time I wrote here. I just completed my Wonder Woman gown and had a trip to Canada. Since then, I created a new complete cosplay. May … Continue reading Screwed up my Rey cosplay, I have. Fix it, I did.
Hello-Ween y'all! 🎃 Hope everyone is doing well! It's time for a Jedimanda Life/Costume/Art/Travel update blog. Hold on to your butts. Let's talk first about my trip to Canada and Edmonton Expo in Alberta specifically. I LOVE CANADIANS! You all are the best. So nice, just so damn nice. Shoutout to Derek and Matt who drove … Continue reading How to Make Wonder Woman’s blue gown and CANADA WAS AMAZING!
The full build of Wonder Woman is now complete and photographed BEAUTIFULLY by my bestie, Alexandra Lee Studios. Take a look at the art! She did such a great job with the edits. We shot these at Cave Hill in Kentucky. Nothing like beautiful greek columns to pair with. I wore my Wonder Woman to … Continue reading Finishing & Winning