Tag Archives: Cosplay

Goldeen Misty – Pokemon

As most 90’s kids would likely relate, Pokemon was a huge part of my life growing up.  It was arguably my gateway into anime, and I played 100s upon 100s of hours in each Pokemon game training my parties to beat the Elite 4 – over and over and over again. Misty only wore this outfit in one episode during the original Pokemon anime, but that didn’t stop me from wanting to cosplay it! Continue reading Goldeen Misty – Pokemon

Red Gyarados – Pokemon

Red Gyarados was my second attempt at designing and creating a Pokemon gijinka. I wanted to keep the major elements that would obviously portray this armor as a Gyarados, while also adding in extra details to my own liking. I completed this costume in late 2014, but wore it many times throughout the next three years.  It was such a proud accomplishment for me, and constructing it helped me learn many much needed armor-making and sewing lessons. Continue reading Red Gyarados – Pokemon

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