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Thoughts on Heroes of Cosplay

I don’t know how it is for non-cosplayers, but I know I have not been able to escape the numerous mind dumps on Facebook about SyFy’s new series, Heroes of Cosplay. You’d think, from the tone of some of these reviews, that the SyFy channel had come into their... Read the Rest »

W.T.F.A.I.D? – Wanda Wig (Fairly Odd Parents)

Welcome back to another edition of What The Fuck Am I Doing? I’m your host, Mac Beauvais, and we’re going to talk about a project that was nearly the death of me. In my last installment, I mentioned that I decided to make three costumes in the four days... Read the Rest »

W.T.F.A.I.D? – Ariel Sail Dress Cosplay

What is W.T.F.A.I.D? Check out my previous post to catch up. At the zero hour before San Diego Comic Con 2013, I thought I would try my hand at a couple new cosplays, including one as Ariel from The Little Mermaid. I decided to construct her sail dress which... Read the Rest »

Objectifying Cosplayers – Video

Since today seems to be internet-recognized as Throwback Thursday, I thought I’d share a video I was a part of back during WonderCon. It’s a different sort of cosplayer objectification…

On “Stealing” or “Copying” Cosplay Ideas

Cosplayers can be a very territorial bunch at times. Let’s face it: it sometimes feels like there’s no costumes that have been left undone. So much so that I sometimes see cosplayers creating outfits in advance of them being fully released, like creating a costume from a movie preview... Read the Rest »