Hey! Since a con just happened this is still pretty fresh in my mind. As involved as we are in the weeby community here in the PNW, we definitely have a lot of experience with packing up and heading out for con. Even though we are staff, we definitely have some tips and tricks for … More Con Crunch: How to pack for con
Hey Everyone! So as you all may know Luna is the writer on YCK that is all about reviews and anime musings and it’s her bday! To commemorate Luna’s special day I’ve written yet another hot seat post! Since the last two years, this year’s post is definitely less spicy. Who’s to say she won’t … More Happy Birfday to our gurl Luna!~
Hey! Recently, Luna and I, Star, were asked to host a wig styling event! It was a quite the feat with 7 wigs for a group cosplay going as characters from Genshin Impact. It was pretty fun actually haha. Being that the group had no experience with styling wigs it was really something wild. As … More Con Crunch: Wig styling 101
So we’ve always made cosplay for friends but this is the first year we’ve actually accepted commissions! It’s been a fun journey as seamstresses and maybe I’ll, Star, write a demystifying post about our experience making cosplay for money. For now though, I figure I take this time to talk about the pro & cons … More Con crunch: Pro & Cons for cosplay- Commission vs. Buying Online
Hey everyone! As regulations start to loosen and events start to happen there comes a hurdle we now have to get over as cosplayers. Wearing a mask. Masks have been the mandate for most conventions in the pandemic times. Which means there is one more thing to account for. The issue being making the mask … More CON CRUNCH: How to incorporate a mask into your cosplay
We’ve been tagged!!! In fact it’s first tagging of the year! Personally, I think this blog will be an interesting one to watch as it circulates through the aniblogger community as we talk about what it means to be an ainblogger and the pressure we may face from our readers and our peers. Rules Link … More The Peer Tag– Pressure is on!
Hey you cosplayers! The 8th day is for you of Weebsmas 2020 To follow through on the last holiday shoot this one was actually the very first shoot “professional” shoot we did together. Tbt to those vocaloid days here we go. First step! Props. Things to hold, things to wear, and things to interact with. … More 8th day of Weebsmas: How to Set up a holiday photoshoot
To bring in this cozy autumn season, I will be introducing some family-friendly anime to watch with a group of various ages. Typically, the genres to stick to would be slice of life, action, adventure, fantasy. It feels that need of wonder and magic but in two solely separate ways. They often leave you on … More Family-Friendly Anime– For you weeby parentals
Hey folks, I, Star, hope you enjoyed our 13 days of Otakutober event. But it’s time we get back to the normal pizzazz. I’m wondering if any of you have ever had the same feelings I do when it comes to anime? Since when did being the weeb become the popular trend? Here’s what I’ve … More Star’s thoughts on anime becoming mainstream
It’s me, Star, kicking off our very own HOTSUI MATSURI. With the most important question to answer. What is a Matsuri? Well, Matsuri quite literally means festival. They are also like fests here with food stalls, vendors, decorations, activities related to the celebration. Everyone wears appropriate outfits and cookies depending on the season some in … More What is Matsuri anyways?– So glad you asked!