Category Archives: Cosplay

Sheik – The Legend of Zelda

Sheik is the second costume I made right after Midna!  I wanted to create a character that held a lot of significance for me, and Sheik was always one of my favorite characters growing up.  It was always remain one of my favorite costumes and hold a very special place in my heart for helping to launch me into cosplay and costume making. Continue reading Sheik – The Legend of Zelda

Midna (True Form) – The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

Midna was the first costume I ever made, dating back to summer of 2013. and it is what started my love affair with cosplay.  With fabric purchased from Walmart, the cheapest fabric paint I could find, a bright orange Amazon wig, and a daring adventure with Pax body paint, I managed to make this costume with the help of my family and friends. Continue reading Midna (True Form) – The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

Costume Breakdown: Ann Takamaki (Panther)

In Persona 5, Ann Takamaki’s Panther outfit consists of a shiny red bodysuit, dark red thigh high boots, pink gloves, a cat mask, a matching tail, and of course, Ann’s signature fluffy pigtails.  It doesn’t sound like there’s much to it, but it can be a bit daunting to make if you don’t have a lot of sewing experience.  I personally made mine from scratch, and I’ll walk you through the entire process in this costume breakdown! Continue reading Costume Breakdown: Ann Takamaki (Panther)

Costume Breakdown: Aranea Highwind

Aranea Highwind is largely an armor build, so having a basic knowledge of armor making is extremely helpful. The costume is essentially full body armor, with the only piece not containing some kind of “armor” being the skirt.  While it is mostly an armor build, its an intensive armor build, and it will take a lot of time and effort to make.

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Costume Breakdown: Kimahri Ronso

Kimahri Ronso was a long time in the making.  I started working on it September of 2016 and finished it in June 2017.  I worked on it sporadically for a large chunk of the time, and then stuffed the majority of the work into the last couple of weeks.  This is gonna be a long breakdown, so sit tight, buckle up, and get ready for 3,749 words of breakdown.

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