Month: December 2012

Fabric Rotary Cutters

  A rotary cutter is a fast way to cut accurate straight lines when used in conjunction with a rotary pad and rotary rulers. Rotary cutting can be intimidating to the uninitiated but with a few instructions and tips it can be both safe and easy. Rotary cutting is a true time saver and makes Read More

Making Cyberlox Hairfalls

You’ve probably seen girls wearing those beautiful Cyberlox hair falls to raves, or anime cons, or online. Making your own Cyberlox hair falls is easy. Here is a quick and easy tutorial on how to make your own. What you will need: Tubular Crin, (aka Cyberlox) Covered elastic suitable for use in hair, or stretch Read More

Worbla thermoplastic

Introducing Worbla’s Finest Art – the thermoplastic and modelling material! How to use Worbla modelling material: Use hot air, water or steam (min 90°C) to bring this plastic to the shape you want to. The material is alterable by heat anytime so you can start a project, let it cool, and then continue working on Read More

Becoming Alfred Hitchcock: Toby Jones’s four-hour makeup process – timelapse video

For the upcoming TV movie The Girl, actor Toby Jones had to don prosthetics and a fat suit in order to play the British director Alfred Hitchcock in a drama about his troubled relationship with Tippi Hedren, played by Sienna Miller. Here’s some accelerated footage of the four-hour preparation process Jones endured to get in Read More

I want a Santa Suit ! A guide to buying the perfect Santa Suit.

This is the time of year many people find themselves thinking, “I want a Santa Claus suit!”. Maybe they want to surprise their children. Perhaps they are entertaining at the company Christmas party, or ever working as a professional Santa. Let this guide help you be the best Santa you can be by buying the Read More

Sailor Moon Obsession

Accessories to help you cosplay one of the most beloved magical girls of all time. If you grew up in the 90’s, you are probably familiar with he cartoon heroine known as Sailor Moon Her iconic costume, odango, and fighting stances are immediately recognizable and she is one of the most well known anime characters Read More

What is Cosplay?

Welcome to Dani’s Cosplay Corner! If you’ve discovered us, you may be interested  in, currently involved in, or at least curious about the hobby of  Costuming and Cosplay. If you’ve never heard of cosplay, or cosplayers, this is a great time to get to know what it’s all about. What is Cosplay? Cosplay (コスプレ kosupure?), Read More