My first real cosplay was John Egbert. It probably cost around $80, mostly between the wig and material for the hood. THEN I decided to make the Zillyhoo, which was probably a little over $100 by itself.
[Next Cons]: Holiday Matsuri // Megacon
Mikasa Ackerman - Attack on Titan - 95%
3D Maneuver Gear - 70%
Vaporeon Gijinka - Pokemon - 75%
Catherine - Catherine - 95% (remaking skirt)