A is for Ariel and Her Pink Dress

To start off my A to Z series of Pattern Picks for making costumes based off of specific characters, there's, of course, Ariel for the letter A. The Little Mermaid was by far my favorite Disney Movie growing up. Honestly, it still probably is. Now, while the Pink dress isn't the...

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HawkEye shoot with Short Fuse Pinups at Dragon Con 2014

Photos HAD to be done of Mike and his new HawkEye costume! He has been doing HawkEye now for over two years with a costume that he was able to make in a week by repurposing military gear, but months leading up to DragonCon, he did a costume study and...

My Holiday Dress

My Holiday Dress – Pattern Review: Simplicity 1878

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OWB8yzB4Ylw [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="245"] My super festive holiday dress and decor[/caption] [caption id="attachment_717" align="alignleft" width="300"] The inside of the collar[/caption] [caption id="attachment_715" align="alignleft" width="225"] Collar mismatch at the zipper[/caption] [caption id="attachment_716" align="alignleft" width="300"] Puckered chest[/caption]   The Pattern Review Overview This is a Simplicity 1787 pattern review...

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BlackWidow / HawkEye Photo Shoot with ShortFusePinups

[caption id="attachment_645" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo Credit: Short Fuse Pinups[/caption] I can not begin to express how happy I am that I connected with Emily of Short Fuse Pinups back at MegaCon. She has an amazing talent unlike any I have experienced...

The Wild Hunt at The Blind Pig tavern

This past Saturday Mike and I attended our second backyard Renaissance Fair hosted by the Marunowki Bros. In the past, we have went as different things like elves or archers, but Mike sported his Captain Jack Sparrow costume sans specific pieces and the wig...

A Marvel-ous Proposal – Black Widow to marry Hawkeye

[caption id="attachment_428" align="aligncenter" width="640"] All friends that were super secret keepers[/caption] Many weeks leading up to DragonCon, my boyfriend Mike and I had been working very hard on our cosplays. For Mike, it was his Hawkeye and for me, I was finally making a Black Widow costume to be able to...

Super Heroes assembled for BuddyWalk at Lake Eola Park

[caption id="attachment_461" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo credit: http://facebook.com/TremayneSirmonsPhotography[/caption] Step Up for Down Syndrome/Buddy Walk was an amazing event to be part of! We loved being with the kids, who were ecstatic to be seeing, talking, hugging, and high-fiving some of their favorite characters.  [gallery type="rectangular" ids="467,466,465,464,462,463"]...