Meet a Cosplayer: Sydney AKA Cosparade

I met Sydney online through the Kumoricon Facebook group. She had posted to the group a picture of some Pokemon gijinka concept art asking if anyone was interested in joining her cosplay group for Kumoricon. There was only one female concept left and I (after lots of internal debate) jumped at the chance. I can say without…

Huge Life Update & Big Lofty Sewing Goals

So I guess I should announce first that I got engaged! Jason and I have been together for almost two and a half years and I couldn’t be happier. We met on Okcupid around December of 2013, exchanged a couple messages, both deactivated our accounts for a bit to explore other things, then both reactivated…

A Friendly Reminder to Myself

This is going to be a bit of a rambly mess. I just wanted to get my thoughts written down so that I wouldn’t forget them later. My Activity in the Cosplay Community I’ve been cosplaying for quite a while now, but only recently did I start really putting in the extra effort to make…