Category: Costumes

An Insider look into Star Trek: Discovery‘s Alien Prosthetics

It was the last hour of the last day of IMATS Toronto and while things were winding down on the exhibit hall side, seats of the Open Forum stage were filling up for Star Trek: Discovery; one of the most anticipated panels of the weekend. Make-Up Artist magazine’s publisher, Michael Key, sat down with  prosthetic Read More

Interview with Jacqueline Goehner from Cosplay Melee!

We had the chance to interview Jacqueline Goehneron her experience with Cosplay Melee and her work as a Cosplayer! First of all, congrats on your episode and being chosen for Cosplay Melee! Your work is always wonderful and it was a treat to see you work ‘live’. Awe!!! Thank you so much! It was such Read More

Just in Time for the Holidays: The Costume Making Guide

Looking for a great gift for the cosplayer in your life? Kamui’s written a whole new guide, a fantastic step-by-step book introducing the fun and fantastic world of cosplay. It covers multiple techniques and tutorials for armor and props. Bring your cosplay dreams to life with your own two hands. The Costume Maker’s Guide is Read More

Holtzmann’s Iconic Screw U Necklace

The summer movie hit Ghostbusters has already inspired cosplay based on the new characters and designs, and the fan favorite has to be Holtzmann – played by the fantastic Kate McKinnon – who has several iconic looks throughout the movie. One piece of official Ghostbusters merchandise we’ve brought in for cosplayers is Holtzmann’s iconic necklace Read More

All that Glitters! Cinderella Shoes and Frozen Accessories to make your costume shine!

Halloween is coming and thanks to Disney’s new remake of Cinderella, everyone’s added the belle of the ball to their costume list. If you’re looking to complete the look, you of course are going to need glass slippers that won’t break the bank. (The new movie’s glass slippers were actually Swarvoski crystal and couldn’t be Read More

The Book of Advanced Armor Making – Helmets & Pauldrons now available!

If you know Kamui, you know she’s one of the foremost experts on Worbla – and her books are a great help to anyone looking for how to get started with Worbla and Wonderflex. She’s just added a fifth book to her current lineup of Worbla and Wonderflex Guides: Advanced Armor Making – Helmets & Read More

The Book of Cosplay Lights Now Available!

Have you wanted to get into lights for your cosplay and haven’t been sure where to start? Are you looking for a solid, basic primer on LEDs to add to costumes and props? In addition to her excellent books on Worbla and Wonderflex, longtime cosplayer Kamui Cosplay has written a book covering the basic principals Read More

Patternmaking for Worbla Armour

Wondering how to make a custom pattern for your own body? 519 geeks is putting up a great tutorial on creating patterns for Worbla armour!  They show how they made a gorgeous steampunk corset/vest. Some highlights from the first part: Wrapping the model in plastic film: Covering the plastic film with painter’s tape: Marking out the Read More

Get Kamui’s book for free

NOTE: This promotion is now closed. Thanks for participating. Are you checking your list and looking for gifts for your friends? Well… then we have a gift for you! When you buy a Gift Certificate (min $100) or 2 Jumbo sheets of Wonderflex or Worbla, we’ll give you Kamui’s “The Book of Cosplay Armor Making” Read More

Cutting, folding and fusing Worbla with a Hot Knife

In this time-lapsed video we show how easy it is to cut Worbla with the sharp edge of a hot knife, how to fold worbla using the dull edge, and how to fuse worbla joints with the side of the blade. (Recording was sped-up 8 times) Read More

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