Looking back on 2015 (now two years ago!), Korra was a big part of my year . Characters like Buffy and Jean Gray were superpowered leaders that inspired me when I was younger. I didn’t look like them and I did not activiely dwell on that thought. But when Korra came into my life, I realized … More I’m the Avatar, deal with it: Korra Cosplay Gallery (Book 4)
Jyn Erso will likely become one of my favorite characters in the Star Wars Universe. I loved Rey. Love Rey. I admire and value Rey. At the same time, I don’t quite “look up to her”. There is a disconnect as a woman in her 30’s. Leia continues to be a role model, but as I was … More Wearing Hope on My Sleeve – a Jyn Erso Inspired Shirt
On September 16 at 8pm PST I will be participating in the 24-hour Dungeons & Dragons marathon stream. Extra Life is a huge worldwide celebration of the social impact of gamers of all kinds from video games to board games and tabletop RPG’s! Last year, the D&D Team was able to raise over $100,000 through our live-stream Twitch event. My … More I am playing Dungeons & Dragons for Extra Life!
Templates and tutorial for assembling Shao Jun’s shoulder and arm armor out of craft foam and upolostery vinyl.
Part of the Shao Jun Costume Chronicles. … More Shao Jun Costume Chronicles: Craft Foam Armor
A cosplay tutorial and template for Shao Jun’s belt insignia. … More Shao Jun Costume Chronicles: Belt & Assassin Insignia
That I haven’t had a chance to write about one of the most exciting moments of my cosplay and sewing career is a sign of how busy and overwhelmed I have been. “When I was able to take that love I had for a character and put it into a costume and then be that … More Seattle Met’s Quote/Unquote Interview
Today we are time-traveling back to the summer of 2012 and my first professional costume project. … More “I am Dungeon Master” Costume Flashback
I made the hard decision to not make any new cosplay this year. I will still work on costumes and props, but hopefully without strict deadlines and without complex commitments. “What is your next costume?” The question was almost on par with being asked “what is your thesis about?” For 5 years I have had an … More 2016, A Costume Hiatus
Hello, Assassin’s Creed fans and cosplayers! Every day you are reading my original posts on the Ezio Auditore costume I made for my husband in 2012. I’m curious – is it helpful? Are you learning what you need to tackle this costume yourself? What questions do you still have? It has been three years and I … More Send me Your Assassin’s Creed Costume Questions!
This seamstress went to the new PNB Nutcracker in Seattle and was blown away by the vibrant costumes. … More Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Vibrant New Nutcracker