Introduction to Fabrics

Thursday, 18 November 2010, 8:00 | Author : Kricket
Category : Learn about Cosplay

Understanding fabric, the process through which it is made and the differences in manufacturing, is the foundation of costume construction.  In this post, we will examine fiber content, type of weave, and fabric weight so that you can determine what fabric will be most suitable for each project.  All too often, cosplayers default to cotton […]

Planning for Sales Events

Thursday, 11 November 2010, 8:00 | Author : Kricket
Category : Learn about Cosplay

You should never pay full price for any fabric as long as you plan ahead. Store-wide sales happen every few weeks and many stores offer additional coupons through email or newsletters. While working for a local fabric store, many customers hesitated when I asked them if they wanted store mailers. They didn’t wanted to sign […]

Anime Synopsis: Bakuman

Thursday, 4 November 2010, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

As an average Japanese junior high student, Saiko keeps his head down and just focuses on the daily chores of school life.  He has no hopes or dreams for his future career and spends much of his classtime drawing pictures of his crush, Miho.  His fellow student, Takagi, notices his exceptional drawing skill and makes […]