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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 »

Cosplay Critique: Mind Your Manners

Like many of my costuming compatriots, it was never my intention to become a cosplayer. Everyone has their own story on how they got involved. For me, it was happenstance and a Poison Ivy costume I’d constructed for Halloween. What started as determination, undergarments, fake leaves and hot glue... Read the Rest »