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I can say though, you'd have been better off getting a shorter wig. Longer wigs aren't really designed for what you want to do.
Conventions for 2015 (so far...): Momocon, A-Kon, Otakuthon, Sac Anime
Cosplay line-up: Mayoi Hachikuji (Bakemonogatari), Nona (Death Parade), Nagisa Momoe (Madoka Magica), Menma (AnoHana)