This past weekend, I attended ACen for the first time. ACen was actually one of the first anime conventions I ever heard of, but due to scheduling conflicts, financial issues, and other whatsits, I have never successfully made it up Continue reading →
Cosplay has become the fastest growing hobby in the geek community. Who doesn’t love dressing up as their favorite characters, meeting new friends, and getting recognized for all their hard work? But as much as we love it, cosplaying can also be time-consuming, expensive, and stressful! Sometimes you just want an easy, comfortable cosplay that you can throw together at the last minute. Well fret no more! We’ve compiled some tips and ideas to help you create easy DIY cosplays.
Before I give my opinion on this touchy subject, I want to point out I’ve been cosplaying since 2009. My first con was Momocon, and I can safely say the cosplay community has changed, but not for the worse like Continue reading →
This month on The Chic Geek, I’m featuring an outfit inspired by Jinx from League of Legends. Known in the League-verse as The Loose Cannon, she is a crazy girl with big guns and a pretty killer outfit.
Cosplay is where people get to dress as their favorite characters at conventions and events, and some people wish to make their own cosplays. Have you ever wanted to make a cosplay but are not sure on where to start? This month, we are going to cover the topic of choosing your fabric for your costume. Before you finalize your decision on what fabric you will use for your cosplay, you should know a little bit about that different types of fabrics available.
Cosplay is a very labour intensive, expensive, and dedicated hobby. As a cosplayer, I know firsthand the frustration, sweat, and (quite often) tears put into the work to attain the perfection in an outfit. As much pain as cosplay seems Continue reading →
Lately, whether it be on social media sites, aka Facebook or through random posting in google, there seems to be a major geek girl issue that has a lot of attention on it. And after looking into the issue I wanted to go into a blog on the topic, to see how other fellow girls felt, so let’s take a look into the hot topic of Cosplayers and Weight.