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Otakon 2014: Otakon Convention Review!

Otakon 2014: Otakon Convention Review!

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 | 9 comments

Yay, I’m back from Otakon! It was really fun! Cinnabunny kept telling me that it was huge and she wasn’t lying. O_O Soooo many people. It was like the largest gathering of nerds ever, hehehe, so glorious! I wore Yuffie. =) Kitty was supposed to join me as Kairi from Kingdom Hearts but the convention conflicted with her schedule. ;_; I missed her but I...

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A-kon 25 Review!

A-kon 25 Review!

Posted by on Jun 14, 2014 | 2 comments

A-Kon still brings back fond memories for us! Two years ago, our first A-kon opened our eyes to cosplay. Poof, it was like a whole different world existed, filled with nerdy anime and manga fans like us—where were these people growing up? Anyways, of course we had to revisit the con that popped our cosplay cherries. But I think I was more excited about...

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FF8 Squall Cosplay | Gunblade Tutorial | How to make a Gunblade

FF8 Squall Cosplay | Gunblade Tutorial | How to make a Gunblade

Posted by on May 19, 2014 | 6 comments

Today I’ll be explaining how I made my gunblade for my FF8 genderbend Squall cosplay. I personally love gunblades, however useless and impractical they are. For my Squall cosplay, I actually picked the Dissidia character design/gunblade because I like how updated that version looks. Let’s jump right into it! (If you dislike reading, you can just watch...

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FFX-2 Thief Rikku Cosplay: Cost Breakdown

FFX-2 Thief Rikku Cosplay: Cost Breakdown

Posted by on Jan 11, 2013 | 0 comments

As Rose mentioned before, we are both very particular when it comes to making our costumes. We are very attentive to detail. If you were a bystander listening in on one of our conversations regarding cosplay and methods/materials, you’d probably get a headache by the time we came to our resolution. That being said, we saved you the bother of our talks and...

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FFX-2 Yuna Gunner Cosplay: Cost Breakdown

FFX-2 Yuna Gunner Cosplay: Cost Breakdown

Posted by on Jan 3, 2013 | 7 comments

Want to cosplay Gunner Yuna at the next convention? This is how much mine cost to make. This is the first cosplay that I created with my own two hands—prior to this, I had no sewing or prop making experience (Kitty did the sewing for our Plusle and Minun costumes; I contributed by cutting fabric, lol). Needless to say, it has a very special place in my...

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