For C2E2 this year, my husband and I cosplayed as Astrid and Hiccup from How to Train Your Dragon. To complete the costumes, I decided to make a baby night fury plush to carry around with us. Figured other people might want to see how I did it 🙂 Disclaimer - Sewing tutorials are not … Continue reading DIY: Night Fury – Toothless Plush
C2E2 has been an awesome ride so far but will sadly soon be drawing to a close. Yesterday proved to be one of the busiest days I've seen yet through all our years going to the convention. We cosplayed in the morning, which was a blast 🙂 Did anyone see my husband and I wandering … Continue reading Saturday C2E2 2020!
Happy Halloween! In celebration of this spooky season, I always like to create costumes for my husband and I. This year, we decided to go as Astrid and Hiccup from How To Train Your Dragon 🙂 I'm not going to go through the step-by-step for how I made every part of our costumes, but I … Continue reading Happy Halloween! (and a bit of DIY)
In preparation for Halloween, I'm posting another DIY! One of my favorite parts of this season is creating costumes for my loved-ones 🙂 I posted a previous tutorial on making leather masks (which you can view by clicking here), so I won't repeat all the steps in this post. Instead, I'll focus on tips for … Continue reading DIY: Children’s Mask Tutorial
Trick or Treat! Today is one of my most favoritest days of the year. I love making costumes and have always been a bit of a freak for anything and everything Halloween. My husband and I actually got married on the day, so it's extra special for us 🙂 Last year we went all out … Continue reading Happy Halloween! And Costumes 🙂
If you haven't guessed yet, my husband and I like to dress up for random geeky things. And the Renaissance Faire is definitely a reason to dress up 🙂 But when I discovered I didn't have a peasant blouse to complete my latest outfit, I figured I'd try to make one myself. And it was … Continue reading DIY: Peasant Blouse
Every year, I take pride in baking a geeky birthday cake for my husband. When I was a kid, sometimes it got old having just a regular frosted cake, so I wanted to do something special. Even though I had no experience, I decided to try making a Batman and Spiderman themed cake. The next year … Continue reading DIY: Groot Cupcakes!
This was the first time I've done such an extravagant cosplay for a convention, and I have to say, it was a blast! There were so many great people at C2E2, between the artists, the other cosplayers, even the panelists. I'm already looking forward to next year! We had quite the adventure, and it was … Continue reading Adventures at C2E2 2018
If you’re new to the site, check out Part 1 of this tutorial- Beastly Cosplay Part 1- Digitigrade Legs, Part 2- Beastly Cosplay Part 2- Beastly Claws and Feet, and the third installment- Beastly Cosplay Part 3- Mask, Wig, and Horns. There's also a DIY post on how to alter a dress into a costume for Belle. … Continue reading DIY: Beauty and the Beast Cosplay- Part 5
If you’re new to the site, check out Part 1 of this tutorial- Beastly Cosplay Part 1- Digitigrade Legs, Part 2- Beastly Cosplay Part 2- Beastly Claws and Feet, and the third installment- Beastly Cosplay Part 3- Mask, Wig, and Horns. As I've mentioned before, my husband and I love comic conventions, especially C2E2 in Chicago. Although … Continue reading DIY: Beauty and the Beast Cosplay- Part 4