Pattern is a blueprint for constructing clothes, or in our case, costume. A pattern is divided to units needed to create a complete garment. It is usually in paper (personal use) or cardboard (industrial use), and contains all markings and special instructions needed for cutting and sewing a…
**Edited Additions at the bottom** I want to share a cautionary tale with you guys. I make light of it, but it’s a very serious issue we don’t really…
let the glue dry for 10-15 seconds before applying! then press down on the corners until they stick. i find it’s easier to apply with my eyes open so i can see where my lash line is.
this is what i’ve found works best!! that along with practice and patience
One of my favorite things in cosplay is makeup. Makeup can really help make or break your costume, and I think that everybody who cosplays should wear some, regardless of gender. (Unless you’re under a mask, but that’s a different story.) This is a guide to what’s in my personal kit. Maybe some of this might work for you and maybe some of it wouldn’t, but this is the stuff I don’t want to be without.
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Larger Size avaliable on my Deviantart
Just an addition: If you don’t have any beeswax around, a dryer sheet does the same job of stopping your thread from tangling so much! :) I have one stashed in my sewing box, you can use it over and over again!
How to Pack Luggage?
This is me in my usual bra, note the 34D/32DD boobs.
And here is the binder, almost completely flat.
This thing is awesome. It is remarkably comfortable, too. Feels a bit like wearing a sports bra. I got it from Love Boat, this one(http://www.lesloveboat.com/shop/product_info.php?products_id=122&osCsid=57cc209b6d95c6c3efa2d87a2325b6c2)
Reblogging again for my trans* and genderfluid buddies and also all female cosplay friends.
Me doing makeup for regular wear: Eh, I only look half dead. Just mascara is good enough.
Me doing makeup for cosplay: LAYER THAT SHIT ON. SKIN MUST BE PHOTOSHOPPED KOREAN BOYBAND SMOOTH.
KOREAN BOYBAND SMOOTH