A Lesson in Convention Etiquette- Cosplay is Not Consent

Let's talk convention etiquette! I want to begin by saying that this post was inspired by people who have poor etiquette towards cosplayers. And it's time we start talking about it. Like the title suggests cosplay is not consent. That means, no matter who is wearing it, it doesn't mean that the general public or … Continue reading A Lesson in Convention Etiquette- Cosplay is Not Consent

Spring Cleaning help for Cosplayers- What to do with old cosplays

After this year's cosplay making, I think it's time for an anime spring cleaning extravaganza, cosplay style. What do you do with old cosplays? Storing cosplay is a double edged sword. Most of my cosplays have an expiration date. They usually don't last past three cons. I feel we get better making cosplay every year … Continue reading Spring Cleaning help for Cosplayers- What to do with old cosplays

Life is hard for an Otaku: How to keep a Cosplay group

I'm going give you some helpful tips on keeping cosplay groups alive. Cosplay alone is hard to manage, and in a group it's nearly impossible. In order to have a functioning group there are key components that should be maintained. Communication Motivation/Determination Sharing the load Drama control #1 Refers to the challenging tasks of careful … Continue reading Life is hard for an Otaku: How to keep a Cosplay group