The Best Victorian Dress Patterns August, 2022

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Make your own unique outfit with these amazing victorian dress patterns. These suppliers vary from authentic and historically accurate patterns to more theatrical and steampunk costume designs. Of course the real joy of making your own outfit is not only having your own choice of fabrics and trims but the freedom to alter patterns to … Read more

Shoto Todoroki – Unique Cosplay Ideas For You

Shoto Todoroki Cosplay

Follow your dreams and keep fighting against the evil, Shoto Todoroki is a constant symbol of rebellion. Although his father, Endeavour, has always tried to turn him into a negative person, he hasn’t let his father do so. What could be better then than mastering a Shoto Todoroki cosplay? If you are inspired by Todoroki’s … Read more

The Best 18th Century Costume Sewing Patterns August, 2022

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Have you just binge-watched Outlander or Poldark? Are you desperate to try your hand at sewing an 18th century costume or looking to expand your current collection? Fortunately there are a wealth of historically-accurate 18th century clothing patterns for you to craft your dream outfit. The American Duchess Guide to 18th Century Dressmaking The leading … Read more

Top Tips for Sizing Renaissance Costumes

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Whether you’re participating in a Renaissance or medieval faire, a Renaissance costume party, or joining a reenactment or chivalry sports event from a particular time in history, it’s vital to purchase an outfit that fits pleasantly. Putting on Renaissance costumes is fun as well as exciting, but just if the costume allows you to relocate … Read more

How to Start Selling Your Craft To Make Money Online

Starting a website to sell your handmade products is a brave but very rewarding process if you can truly be your own boss. E-commerce has allowed thousands of online entrepreneurs and cottage industries to make money online with minimal start up costs. Years ago starting a sewing business meant early mornings at expensive market stalls, … Read more

5 Reasons Why Wix Is the Easy Website Builder For You

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Don’t think you have the skills to build a website? You’re not alone. Of 2000 people surveyed eager to start a website, half didn’t believe they had the skills. Fortunately thanks to Wix the process of building a website yourself couldn’t be simpler whatever your ability. Drag and Drop Even for the reasonably tech-savvy, the … Read more

Top 10 Danganronpa Cosplay Characters August, 2022

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Danganronpa cosplay is inspired by a video game that has attained great popularity since its first release in 2010, gathering a huge legion of fans from all over the world.  Where To Buy Danganronpa Cosplay Costumes: EZCosplay UU-Style NNNcosplayshop Its plot revolves around a bunch of students who are suddenly trapped inside a school and … Read more

Opinion: Is There a Costume Skills Shortage?

Is there a costume skills shortage? According to certain articles, which pop up regularly, particularly on social media, it would seem so. However, these articles are usually countered with outraged responses from costume makers struggling to find training or employment opportunities. I’ve been one of those makers. So what is going on? There are, in … Read more

Stars Reveal 1960s Costumes for Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”

Margot Robbie has joined Leonardo Dicaprio and Brad Pitt in posting a photo of herself in 1960s costume for her new role in Quentin Tarantino’s new film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, to be released in July 2019. She stars in the 1960s outfit as Hollywood actress Sharon Tate, who was famously murdered by the Manson Family … Read more

Terry Dresbach’s Emotional Farewell to ‘Outlander’ Fans

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Costume designer Terry Dresbach will be leaving the hit historical costume drama Outlander after season four. “It’s been 6 years. I want to be with my family. I am spent, exhausted, worn out. Concerned about my health,” she said on Twitter. Dresbach was instrumental in the launch of the series with her husband the writer and … Read more