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Unread 06-21-2013, 10:17 PM   #60766
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And just like that...I almost have a complete cosplay done. I went to Burlington/thrifting today and I ended with EVERYTHING for fem. Gilgamesh. Sure, I need to alter the skirt so it fits and make it shorter and I need to color the bracelets all to a single gold color and turn three of the bracelets I got into a necklace. Also need to get a wig too. But other than that, I have fem. Gilgamesh!
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Unread 06-21-2013, 10:34 PM   #60767
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With about a week before a convention....instead of being overjoyed and excited, I'm frustrated and not looking forward to anything at all.

I'm supposed to be doing panels...I should be happy. Instead I'm sitting here fuming because I'm sure I won't be good enough for either of them no matter what I do.

I finally get home to where I could work on finishing a cosplay and finalizing a test run for another and....nope...no energy. I'm exhausted.

This is just beyond frustrating and I feel like I'm running out of time.
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Unread 06-21-2013, 11:13 PM   #60768
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Slowly updating my galleries here. Sifting through three convention albums that took place over the course of two weeks. I think I got ONE decent photo of Hiccup.

... time for a photoshoot in the mountains, methinks.
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Unread 06-21-2013, 11:16 PM   #60769
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Got started on Hirato from karneval's Staff-thing! Seriously freaking proud of it!
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Unread 06-22-2013, 02:07 AM   #60770
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The cosplay gods hate me this week. My wig for Katara isn't going to work. It's too light and can't be pulled back into her hairstyle. I need to get a new one by July 3rd. My lolita wig was supposed to be here two days ago and it's MIA.

I need to buy black flats, white flats, white stockings, finish Katara's water prop, remake Kaname's fan and figure out what I'm wearing for the formal ball.

I have two weeks until my convention and nothing is going as planned!

Oh, I'm also flat broke until the 28th. D; Anime Midwest is the week after. D;

-Hits the panic button;
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Unread 06-22-2013, 04:24 AM   #60771
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Friend just told me that Rise's skirt is about 13 inches long and asked if I wanted to make it longer just in case I may not feel comfortable wearing it. My response?

"I have no problem with it and I just gotta make sure not to bend down LAWL."
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Unread 06-22-2013, 08:45 AM   #60772
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Just finished Shion's kimono. The last things I need to do is shorten it and add the blood splatter.
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Unread 06-22-2013, 11:49 AM   #60773
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It appears I have nothing cosplay-related to do for now until I get a new yellow shirt. I'll just make new gijinkas~!
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Unread 06-22-2013, 11:56 AM   #60774
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Oh my f***ing god! I found SIX men's patterns and a whole bunch of scraps at a yard sale today. Do you know how hard it is to find a decent men's pattern at a yard sale?!
On that note: Happened to find someone to fill our empty Otakon spot for the hotel room. And saw someone I hadn't seen in years that is also an anime fan.
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Unread 06-22-2013, 12:04 PM   #60775
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I'm so looking forward to going back to Finland to visit my friends and attend a con! It'll be so awesome. XO Gotta repair the two costumes I'm taking! Packing DWC Miku will be a challenge, though... XD
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Unread 06-22-2013, 07:30 PM   #60776
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My black pants turned green. I cannot believe it.
I was trying to give them a slightly aged/faded look and instead they turned a deep forest green.
Now I need to figure out how to make them work for a photoshoot tomorrow...

Edit: Seems like somewhere between rinsing them out and running them through the wash, something went right. They're a beautiful shade of greyish olive. Except now the shirt's this orangish rust color...I'll have to treat it again if my mother will bring me more color remover tonight.
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Unread 06-22-2013, 09:48 PM   #60777
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I'm attempting to make Fleur Delacour's wand. I might have made a terrible mistake.....
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Unread 06-22-2013, 10:08 PM   #60778
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Posting this from Portcon hotel room. The rave is 50 feet from my window and it's so awesome seeing all these rave-y characters. Makes me want to do it someday, but then, I hate raves and there would be no point to it.

Been discussing group cosplays with con buddies. My poor schedule.
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Unread 06-22-2013, 10:49 PM   #60779
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Killing up my inbox with hotel reservations. Sitting with my group and booking hotels for: Kintoki-con, Kin-Yoobi Con, Sac-Anime Summer, Fanime, and Sakura Con. Now we don't have to worry about all the hotels filling up like they always do.
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Unread 06-22-2013, 10:55 PM   #60780
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In the last week and a half I have gone from owning one wig which I kept in a bag to owning three which I now have properly stored on stands.
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