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Lubbock-Con Saturday Recap

Okay so Internet was a bit of an issue yesterday so I am having to do previous day post recaps instead so here is yesterday’s recap of the con. 90 more words


Costume Archive Garment in focus: Blanes of London 1950s party dress

One of the best things about volunteering at the Beecroft is I get to work closely with the fantastic costume archive. This could mean researching for treasures to post on this blog, accessioning items into the collection, or sourcing material for researchers. 649 more words



Bloom by Aminah Alkhuder

They said I’ve changed. I’m unrecognizable, like a Halloween costume, drowned in the complexity of an unconventional character.
I’m uneasy, something difficult to handle. 187 more words

Comic Con: Pregnant, Cosplay and Family Adventures

We recently went to Comic Con as a family and oh man was it ever fun! Carrying a 1.5 year old, being seven months pregnant, and being dressed in our Batman, Joker and Poison Ivy costumes made it extra special (and tiring), but we are already excited to go again next year with the new baby. 828 more words


Dinner & Dancing at Balcones de Puno

Having dinner and watching traditional Peruvian dances at Balcones de Puno was a pleasant way to spend an evening. I enjoyed the panflute music (though others in my group were not huge fans), but it was very festive to me. 197 more words


Ottawa ComicCon Day 3: Pro Photos

Day 3 of Ottawa ComicCon (Sunday) I went as a femme version of the Joker from Batman. This was my easiest costume of the weekend, since I assembled the pieces instead of making them. 193 more words