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View Poll Results: How many Cosplays do you bring to a convention?
1 11 12.36%
2 21 23.60%
3 36 40.45%
4 or more 19 21.35%
None/Never cosplayed at a convention before. 2 2.25%
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Unread 04-16-2012, 12:00 AM   #31
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I took 7 to AB (fit in carry-on luggage, heh) although some were AU outfit variations of the same characters... That's probably the upper limit but it depends on how many panels/shoots I'm in.
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Unread 04-16-2012, 02:39 AM   #32
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I take a different costume for each day of the con. So I have different sized suitcases depending on how long the con is XD

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Unread 04-16-2012, 02:43 AM   #33
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usually one costume per day...depending on simplicity of the costume and where i'm at.

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Unread 04-16-2012, 06:53 AM   #34
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I usually have 2-3 costume's anymore is just stressful and way to much stuff to pack.
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Unread 04-16-2012, 08:27 AM   #35
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O.o whoa what? There are four-day anime conventions?
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Unread 04-16-2012, 08:32 AM   #36
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normally no more then 2. we tend to carpool to cons so its usually more of a 'what can we wedge in here without crushing everyone on this 45min-2hr ride?' kinda thing.
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Unread 04-16-2012, 10:12 AM   #37
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I average about 5 costumes a convention. Sometimes more it depends on where I'm traveling or how big each costume is. ^_^
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Unread 04-16-2012, 10:14 AM   #38
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lol only one. Sometimes I bring civilian clothing, but lately I haven't been doing that
When/if I get my second cosplay done, then I'll be able to bring 2 xD That will be exciting

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Unread 04-16-2012, 11:07 AM   #39
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Usually just two anymore - one for Friday, one for Saturday. Sometimes I only bring one and wear it both days. I've worn a costume on Sunday a few times before, but prefer not to. I've also done the costume switching thing mid-day once and that was such a huge pain! It was necessary that day, but I won't do that again if I can help it, unless the costume I change into is a comfortable one I can change into quickly. It normally just takes too long to get into costume. I don't now how people ever wear 5+ costumes in one weekend.
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Unread 04-16-2012, 11:49 AM   #40
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Originally Posted by Kyuushin View Post
O.o whoa what? There are four-day anime conventions?
My convention lasts 5 days, and I bring 5 costumes.
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Unread 04-16-2012, 01:36 PM   #41
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Usually just two costumes. Sundays are rarely worth cosplaying since you have to pack up and get everything out of the hotel room. Most I've ever brought to a 3 day con was 3 cosplays and some things for the rave. Most of my costumes have a lot of stuff and I already get made fun of for my luggage, so I can't imagine bringing more.

Still debating how many I'm going to bring to Dragon *Con, since it is my first time going there.
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Unread 04-16-2012, 04:26 PM   #42
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I generally bring 6
3 for Friday, 3 for Saturday---and maybe a repeat of 1 on Sunday.
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Unread 04-16-2012, 05:08 PM   #43
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I got something for each day ;p
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Unread 04-16-2012, 09:37 PM   #44
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Usually just one because I used to only go one day of a con. Now that I've decided to go full weekends, I'm planning for two or three. Part of that is because the cosplays I chose have overlaps in attire (namely, blue t-shirt, black pants and black shoes) so I don't have to carry as much in general and that I can change cosplays on the fly depending on the situation.
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Unread 04-16-2012, 09:41 PM   #45
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...Just one >> I swear I am not stinky. I wash my clothes gosh darn it.
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