Conventions and expos are widely considered a safe haven for the ostracised, the socially anxious, the awkward, the “uncool”, and their families. They offer a shining, welcoming harbour where even the least mainstream pop-culture fandoms are encouraged and shared with passionate, talented like-minds, and with many…
Things have changed since I discovered cosplay, and along the way I've made many amazing friends through this craft who've helped me learn and grow. But for someone new to the community, cosplay can be very intimidating and attending a convention feels a little too reminiscent of Frodo's journey through Mordor. So…
Hey varlings, this tutorial is something a little different... nail art themed around the characters of The LEGO Movie. The characters we'll be using as our inspiration are Benny (aka "1980-something Space Guy"), Emmet, Lucy (aka "Wyldstyle"), and the Bad Cop.
If you're looking for a great and easy way to make your costumes and props glow on the go, this is probably the droid you're looking for. Recently I started on my first light-up costume, and thought I'd put together a beginner's guide of what I've read and learned so far for anyone else who's thinking of starting out…
UPDATE: We are now at 80% of our goal!
This article I'll be talking about something a lot of superhero cosplayers can relate to – sewing stretch.
Last week Snickers Australia posted this commercial for their product, which started out as the picture of perfection, and then did a complete 180.
"Ever seen a siren in action? Here's your chance."
Genderbent Disney's Beauty And The Beast cosplay with cameo appearances by Gaston, the Bimbettes, and Tigger.
Hello again Varlings, I've had a lot of requests to do a quick tutorial on how to make full-face silicone pieces.
Hi varlings, this is my very first cosplay/craft DIY post, so I thought I should post something I get asked about a lot.