Category: Cosplay and sewing

Fabric shops

Hi there! Although I’m not a very productive cosplayer, It’s still been years I’ve been wandering through fabric shops. In this article, you will find where to find the perfect fabric for your sewing project. 1. Fabric Patience! Before rushing to the fabric shop you need to think about your project. Which fabric will you Read More

The fabric search!

Tadaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa! I’ve been wandering for weeks through fabrics shops to find the perfect fabric for my cosplay projets , with no luck in sight until last week. Here are the keywords I used for this search mission – heavy opaque fabric (no less than 150g/meter) – an elegant shining (not ultra shiny like sateen nor Read More

Hello 2015!

2015 has come with its endless litanies of half aborted resolutions which will soon end in bins. Hoping to break this tradition, let’s try to find some semi reliable ideas. 1. The anger I will resist. NO COMMENT, ok? 2.Sport I will do again. Major back and knees problems kept me away from sports for Read More

Saber Lily armor: the painting

I have ended the painting of the bracers and plastron armor! Guilding was is awesome to use: clean, easy and quick painting! The plastron is also easy to put on: One underarm hides a simple fixation. Yes, there are some bumbs remaining on the armor. Despite all my efforts, worbla is not a magical material, Read More

Saber Lily cosplay armor: the boots

I have received my new supply of worbla! This time I bought it from a German site: I received it within one week in France! It allowed me to work on the next element of my cosplay armor, the booths! I created  a patter by wrapping my leg in a plastic film, drew the cut Read More

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