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Judith's Winter Tunic

With winter well and truly bearing down on us – who else had to scrape the car these last few weeks? – the woods have been beautifully atmospheric and begging to be photographed during LARP days. 558 more words


Servo-Controlled Eyeball Makes a Muggle Moody

Even when you bear a passing resemblance to the paranoid Auror of the Harry Potter universe, you still really need that wonky and wandering prosthetic eye… 171 more words

Misc Hacks

Wreck-it-Ralph: Sergeant Calhoun on Wedding Day

I’m playing catchup on posting projects, and this one is pretty simple. I absolutely LOVE Halloween and especially doing group themed costumes. It actually started when my husband and I began dating. 694 more words


Sheriff deputy’s blackface Halloween costume causes backlash

YORK COUNTY, Va. The NAACP is condemning a Virginia deputy’s Halloween costume after she dressed up as congresswoman Frederica Wilson, apparently using blackface.

The deputy in question, Jean Browning, reportedly dressed up as the African American politician Frederica Wilson, who represents Florida’s 24th district in the U.S. 1,107 more words


Review: Follies

Follies is an absolute dream of a production. I was eager to get tickets but when I checked it had sold out. My saving grace was the amazing scheme the National Theatre do for Friday Rush tickets. 456 more words



I had planned on spending all day yesterday working on my costume, but a power outage until after noon made that highly problematic. I couldn’t even cut out pattern or fabric pieces, since that requires a large, flat surface, and the only spot like that in my house was my basement floor — where there was no power for lights. 193 more words