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Syfy Saturday Bartow 2015

Marty McFly

Believe it or not, this costume was born out of a need for an outfit to a Back to the Future themed Superbowl Party. We got really lucky by coming across that perfectly colored Marty McFly puffy vest on the discount rack of Kohls while we were frantically searching for...

Pirate

Mike's pirate costume is a combination of items from his Captain Jack Sparrow. This costume can often be found at events such as the Bay Area Renaissance Faire or events hosted at the Blind Pig. Personally, the photo used as the featured image reminds me so much of Killian of...

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Hawkeye 2.0

This second iteration of the original Avengers' Hawkeye is Mike's best yet. The vest was drafted 100% custom on a duct-tape mannequin made by the two. The on-point maroon fabric used was actually a curtain purchased from Goodwill due to it's perfect coloring and texture and was then backed and...

Star Trek Into Darkness Honor Guard

Mike's custom made Star Trek Into Darkness Honor Guard costume was a hit when first worn at DragonCon 2013. The costume's inspiration was only featured in the movie for a few short seconds, but die-hard fans know what's up. The jacket was drafted based on his Brewers baseball jersey with...

Hawkeye 1.0

After Mike and I started dating, my friends started quickly catching on to the likeness that he had to the actor Jeremy Renner, the Avengers' Hawkeye. When we started planning our first trip together to DragonCon, it became very apparent that he simply HAD to make the costume. With a...

Captain Jack Sparrow

Captain Jack Sparrow of the Black Pearl was Mike's very first costume. He's told me stories of learning how to sew on his grandmother's old sewing machine. He's told me that he's made the jacket himself, twice. All pieces except the pirate hat were made from scratch....