It needs to pass through the filter first, a lot gets stuck in there so a mod (such as myself) will have to go in and either approve or deny. Most will get approved, unless it's spam or not following forum-specific rules.
2014 - Upcoming Conventions :
Anime Weekend Atlanta (GA)
Upcoming costumes : Princess Garnet (coronation gown) from FFIX, Edea Lee (various costmes) from Bravely Default, and more!