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Unread 12-24-2012, 11:03 PM   #56341
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OMG! I wish I could make my own costumes! Would have saved me 250$. Oh well! To late now.
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Unread 12-24-2012, 11:10 PM   #56342
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You're welcome ^_^

And you know, if you have your credit card/debit card/bank account linked up to your paypal, if you only have $50 in your paypal account, and you buy something that is $55, it'll take the $50 out of paypal, then take the rest out of your bank account/off your card, and it's instant, so you don't have to wait.
my boyfriend said the same; usually I'll just use my Visa card, actually, but since I made two big purchases and had the money saved in paypal already, no point not using it. I just didn't see early enough that they'd raises prices by five bucks and I sure don't want a measly $ charge on my card to collect interest over several months while I pay off the other couple hundred I owe.
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There is a vibe here that says "We're in this together! Through thick and thin fabric! Through cold water washes and burning hot irons! Though we might super glue ourselves to our projects, cut holes/gashes/oh-god-mom's-gonna-kill-me into the dining room table, we will stand strong together. Unless there is a 75% off sale at the Fabric store. Then you're on your own. And get the hell out of my way." <3
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Unread 12-25-2012, 12:56 AM   #56343
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That sounds like it was a great moment for you two haha!
Lol, it sure was fun ^.^ Not going to lie, my 2 friends totally made that Saturday night the most memorable moment I have EVER had at a con! I'm lucky to have such good friends that I can drag on stage with me

On a related note, the con is called Anime Apocalypse. When I youtube search the con, I would say about 40% or so of the videos from the convention are videos of us doing Gangnam Style on the stage, or practicing around the convention XD Even had people ask us on Saturday if we were going to do Gangnam Style again, as well as people around the con talking about us. I wanted to leave an impression on the first year of Anime Apocalypse, and it seems like we did!

Learned from somebody that supposedly we were sort of all over Tumblr too during the weekend. Lol, not quite sure how Tumblr works exactly though XD

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Unread 12-25-2012, 03:19 AM   #56344
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I think Anime Apocalypse gave me the most epic photo as Lucy yet. I didn't even realize the photo came out so epic until someone posted it on my Facebook.

http://i46.tinypic.com/2rmw8ba.jpg
Credit belongs to photographer.

Anime Apocalypse was really an epic first year convention. I had such a blast and I think I'll be going back next year.

For now, my attention shall focus on Kaname Chidori and getting her pieces correct for Anime Midwest.

Also, I hate watching my brother play Borderlands because I am now itching to do a Tiny Tina cosplay. -.-
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Unread 12-25-2012, 08:03 AM   #56345
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I got the Detective Conan movie that Gin is in for Christmas! I'm really excited to watch it again now since I might be cosplaying him in February! ^_^
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Unread 12-25-2012, 11:46 AM   #56346
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Sooooo.....for Christmas my little sister bought me the game FF XIII-2 now I wanna cosplay as Lightning and have her as Serah xD
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Unread 12-25-2012, 12:25 PM   #56347
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Sooo very happy because I got better boots for Syaoran for Christmas! They also work well for other characters too~
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Unread 12-25-2012, 12:32 PM   #56348
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So I used the sewing machine for the first time. Not as scary as I thought XD

Soon, I will be making cosplays from scratch <3
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Unread 12-25-2012, 01:16 PM   #56349
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Sweet! My Mom got me a gift certificate for the local fabric store. I'm gonna go buy fabric for Hijikata and Slade. ^^ Then my stepdad said he's going to give me more money because he broke my 70$ bottle of perfume and I used my birthday money to replace it so more money for fabric!~ yay.

Yesterday, my Slade zentai suit and Barnaby wig came in the mail. XD Now to wait for everything else, hopefully sometime this week. ^^
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Unread 12-25-2012, 02:42 PM   #56350
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Woohoo! $50 for fabricland will finish the last stuff I need for Twilight Sparkle and Quorra, and probably cover most or all my fabric for my winged elf. And Mom and her boyfriend said even if it's a belated present they'll get me at least some of the turkey feathers I need for the wings.
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There is a vibe here that says "We're in this together! Through thick and thin fabric! Through cold water washes and burning hot irons! Though we might super glue ourselves to our projects, cut holes/gashes/oh-god-mom's-gonna-kill-me into the dining room table, we will stand strong together. Unless there is a 75% off sale at the Fabric store. Then you're on your own. And get the hell out of my way." <3
Help me get rid of my parasprite swarm! --> http://tinyurl.com/brcp53c
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Unread 12-25-2012, 03:42 PM   #56351
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my boyfriend said the same; usually I'll just use my Visa card, actually, but since I made two big purchases and had the money saved in paypal already, no point not using it. I just didn't see early enough that they'd raises prices by five bucks and I sure don't want a measly $ charge on my card to collect interest over several months while I pay off the other couple hundred I owe.
Well do you have a regular debit card? Or your bank account? Cuz that way it's just paid and not something you have to 'pay back' ... but it's up to you, just trying to help ^^;;
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Unread 12-25-2012, 05:27 PM   #56352
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Well do you have a regular debit card? Or your bank account? Cuz that way it's just paid and not something you have to 'pay back' ... but it's up to you, just trying to help ^^;;
yeah, I've got a debit card obviously, but since I set up my visa card with my paypal, the extra transfer thing's pretty well unneeded. But AN's 15,000 weekend pre-reg tickets have certainly never sold out in a mere week, so I just have to wait an extra week.
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There is a vibe here that says "We're in this together! Through thick and thin fabric! Through cold water washes and burning hot irons! Though we might super glue ourselves to our projects, cut holes/gashes/oh-god-mom's-gonna-kill-me into the dining room table, we will stand strong together. Unless there is a 75% off sale at the Fabric store. Then you're on your own. And get the hell out of my way." <3
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Unread 12-25-2012, 07:49 PM   #56353
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Yay, I can get in on Wigmas~ Got $95 today. I can buy my wig... as well as the rest of the stuff I'll need for Derpy, and I'll still have leftover~
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Unread 12-25-2012, 08:07 PM   #56354
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Sister got here cosplay and wig for RankaX33 All i have to do is finish Sheryl and we can do our cosplay together. Also got my princess of the crystal wig. Really love itXD
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Unread 12-25-2012, 08:10 PM   #56355
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Finally got my vacuum pieces in the mail for Luigi's Poltergust. I may be able to finish it tonight if I don't get lazy.
Was completely lazy. Should be working on something now, as the con is in about a week and a half, but...food coma.
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