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Unread 10-11-2013, 12:58 PM   #241
Costume Designer
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Hi I am unique creator. I have more than 20 years experience in designing and sewing Outfits. I love what I do and I am easy to work with. You can see some of my work on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/reba.collections

This is how I work: I require half of the full amount quoted for the pieces you wish commissioned in order to start the project. The balance of the amount is due at the end of the project, along with the shipping fee. The balance can be paid in full at the end of the project or by installments up to the point of paying off the full amount at the end of the project. When the project has been finished, I will email you final pictures and the balance and the shipping fee is due then. Once I receive the funds, I will mail out the outfit, accessories or props commissioned.

I need the following information:
Reference Pictures
Location being sent to
Details about the project

The Price quoted includes materials, workmanship, Paypal fees, etc.

Once you have sent me the half of the full amount deposit, then I set aside a space within my schedule for your project. That first half deposit is not refundable because this amount will go automatically goes towards materials and other starting fees.

I like to discuss the entire project in details before starting because once the pattern work has started, no major changes are allowed.

I normally email you pictures once the pieces look decent, almost finished or finished. This is because I have had the experience of showing work in progress and the customer not understanding work in progress process and therefore, slows me down, delays the work and then I have to rush at the end to still meet the deadline.

I am here to answer your questions, keep communication and make the commission process as easy as possible.

I hope to be able to help you with your next Cosplay Outfit, Accessories or Props.

Just PM me or email me at: rebacollections@hotmail.com

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Unread 12-13-2013, 08:29 AM   #242
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Hi I have got a question for commissioners..

I found this commissioner in Etsy. And I have her commission one partial costume and one fulll costume on Sep 12. She has been on and off in communication with me. I paid full (yea.. but etsy requires full payment).. She sent some part of the costume to me, but not all.. It was jus yesterday though. I emailed her about it. I'm wonderin if she could... possible not send me anything else anymore and claimed that she sent everything to me?

It 's too late for me to open any case now I wont be able to get any refunds..
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Unread 12-13-2013, 08:06 PM   #243
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Originally Posted by StHoly View Post
Hi I have got a question for commissioners..

I found this commissioner in Etsy. And I have her commission one partial costume and one fulll costume on Sep 12. She has been on and off in communication with me. I paid full (yea.. but etsy requires full payment).. She sent some part of the costume to me, but not all.. It was jus yesterday though. I emailed her about it. I'm wonderin if she could... possible not send me anything else anymore and claimed that she sent everything to me?

It 's too late for me to open any case now I wont be able to get any refunds..
You should make this question it's own thread.

I truly don't mean to sound unhelpful. On the contrary you'll probably get more help that way. Some people who could offer you advice may be hesitant to do so here because it would derail this thread's intended purpose.
Plays With String knitting and crochet commissions (specializing in sweaters)
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Next conventions: AnimeNEXT, Otakon, Anime Weekend Atlanta
Currently working on (commission): "Rainbow Star" Mabel Pines (Gravity Falls)
Currently working on (personal): Mother's Sadness (Inside Out)
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Unread 01-23-2014, 12:16 PM   #244
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Hi! My name is Jon, or if you prefer, BL. Almost a year ago now, I began work on my very first homemade cosplay, as I felt that the mass-produced costumes for the character I wanted to portray were not as accurate to the source material as I wanted. I strive for near-100% accuracy in my cosplays.

So, I bought a sewing machine, came to this site and the rest was history. I managed to get my outfit ready just in time for ConnectiCon '13, and have since dabbled into props and toddler size costumes, and now that I'm in need of more funds, I've decided to try my hand at taking costume commissions. Check out my new Deviantart page with photos of my work here: jsecosplay.deviantart.com

Disclaimer: I am not an expert, so there may be minor flaws in the final product. Also, I'm no otaku. I don't watch any anime outside of ones I watched weekend mornings. I'm more of a superhero/video game fan. That being said, I reserve the right to deny commission requests due to a lack of knowledge of the source material and character/item in question.

If you would like a costume or prop, feel free to PM me your request, and if it's a costume, your sizes and material specifications, and I'll give you a quote accordingly. Keep in mind, the more expensive the materials, the more it'll cost. I require at least half of the estimate for the project up front, and work on your product will begin right away. Quotes in include material, paypal and shipping costs.

I'll be updating my page with more pictures of my work as it's completed. Be sure to share my page with your friends! Thank you for your time. I look forward to your potential business!

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Unread 01-28-2014, 05:23 PM   #245
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Hello! I've been cosplaying since 2001 but sewing since 1990 (I was 8, and needed a hair scrunchie to match every outfit...80's kids would understand). In the past 13 years I've made costumes for myself, my husband and friends from a huge variety of sources. I take a lot of pride in my craftsmanship, and have won several awards for craftsmanship at Otakon, Katsucon, and other east coast conventions. I'm currently open for wig, costume and accessory commissions. My full gallery is here , and here (my husband, I've made his costumes & styled wigs for years).

To request a commission quote please e-mail me at levelupcosplay@gmail.com with:

- Character reference images
- Items requested (whole costume, wig, jewelry, pieces of costume, etc.)
- Budget
- General measurements (Bust / Waist / Hips & Height) in inches (for costumes, not wigs!)
- Deadline
- Preferences & notes (fabric preferences, changes to costume design, etc.)

I'm open to all requests, but I'm not terribly experienced in full spandex outfits or full suits of armor. I love gijinkas, genderswapping, lolitas and other variations on characters.

My full policies can be found here, but in a nutshell it's paypal only, 50% or at least $50 upfront, payment plans welcome for large jobs. Currently I'm booking for May deadlines and later.

I'm happy to arrange fittings, I live in the NYC tri-state area and will be attending several east coast conventions this year.
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Unread 05-18-2014, 07:31 AM   #246
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Hello there. I have been cosplaying for the past 2 years now but making random crafts for 10+ years and more into the wood side of things these last 2 years.I am here to offer my skills as a prop and accessory commissioner. While wood is my main thing i do make props and such from various other materials such as fabric cardboard wire paper mache etc. I can make your props in a reasonable time and at very reasonable prices. Simply message me your commission needs along with reference pictures and measurements along with any other materials/info you think i might need. Yes i can research your commission for you and that will simply add a small amount of time to the completion as i feel if i research it i will have to check with my customers to make sure what i have found is 100% to their likings. Yes I am a new face here but i am diligent and hard working with a military back ground to boot. All i can say is give me a try and i promise you will not leave dissatisfied.
Please give my store a look it has recently been re-opened and more items added as soon as they are finished also taking commissions there.
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Unread 07-07-2015, 07:00 PM   #247
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Top Hat and Sword Cosplay

We are a small cosplay company based in Canada that ships worldwide. We have a tailor, two professional prop makers and a few cosplayers making all our products. We make costumes, props, accessories and patterns and kits.
All orders are custom orders that are made to your measurements and fit under different price ranges depending on the costume, the amount of details and the materials put into it. We are focused on building up our reputation and satisfying our customers.
Our link to our website is below. If you have any questions you can PM me or email us at chanton1@me.com
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Unread 08-24-2015, 06:31 PM   #248
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Custom Cosplay

It will be my 7th years in this Octpber of making custom cosplay, We have many experience on making Cosplay Costume, several projects also came from people I have found here. Plenty projects has done.
please see this link to see our previous projects

We also have several review and got reviewed from cosplay.com member. Please read their review here
We expected more chance come to make cosplay from all member here.
I make costume in the best way that I can.
Please check my tread to see some of my project and probably I can help you with your project

you can start by looking to my website at

or just drop me an email labalaba_terbang@yahoo.com
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Unread 09-21-2015, 05:32 AM   #249
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CosplayMandy High Quality Commissions

Hi! I have been cosplaying for over 7 years and am a highly experienced seamstress. I have made many wonderful costumes for myself, my friends, and many fellow cosplayers. You can see pictures of my work at http://photobucket.com/cosplaymandy and my etsy shop link at https://www.etsy.com/shop/cosplayman...=hdr_shop_menu
Please also like my facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cospl...homepage_panel
I always do my best to ensure 100% satisfaction on all my costumes (check out my comments)!! My costumes are very detailed and well made and I always use high quality fabrics. I am very experienced with many fabric types (including Lycra and synthetic leather). I am also able to get a wide range of different materials such as denim, wool, and cashmere to make my costumes more accurate. I can make just about any costume and I love a challenge. The more detailed and creative, the better!! I get a bit obsessive about projects, so it usually takes me about two months to make a costume!
I also make high quality props and custom shoes professionally and I can get unstyled wigs at a discounted price, so I offer the entire cosplay package at a low price. Here is a link to my prop gallery http://photobucket.com/cosplaymandyprops I am also now accepting plushie commissions!!!! Please email me at cosplaymandy@gmail.com for a quote. Don't forget reference pictures please!!! Please also let me know the due date, what parts of the costume you need and your approximate budget.
As far as payment is concerned, I accept paypal, money orders and checks from US banks and am always willing to work out a payment plan.
I am from San Diego, but I go to school in Shanghai, so costumes will often ship from China. I try my best to estimate shipping costs, but often there is no way for me to know the cubic size or weight of the package until everything is completed. This is especially true of props. Also, props take up a lot of space in my studio and I have recently had some issues with customers not paying the shipping fees in a timely manner. Therefore, if the final payment and shipping payment are not paid within two weeks from the date of completion, a $1/day storage fee will be charged.
P.S : please do not pm me on cosplay.com because I do not get notified and am likely to miss it.
Currently taking commissions! Please email me at cosplaymandy@gmail.com for a quote. Follow me on Facebook for more costumes and updates! https://www.facebook.com/cosplaymandycommission/
I'm also on instagram https://www.instagram.com/cosplaymandy/
You can also find lots of reviews in the commissioner review page of the forums!
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Unread 09-22-2015, 01:24 AM   #250
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I've taken my costumes and cosplays seriously since I could understand the concept. I make props and armor for anyone who wants one, I typically don't accept costumes but am always willing to take on a challenge. My props and armor are made of foam board and paper mache, they are durable and lightweight. I have also worked with plexiglass and wood. Pricing is simple: you pay for the materials, you pay for the shipping, and labor is handled on an individual basis but the starting price is 50. My work is in the signature. My cosplays have been featured on many websites such as Games Radar and Watchtower of Geeks.
Check out my work at: http://jacobandcececosplay.tumblr.com/
I take commissions here: https://www.etsy.com/shop/JacobCospl...=hdr_shop_menu
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Unread 12-28-2015, 08:53 AM   #251
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hi , we an ambitious and talented fashion designer . We have more than 9 years of experience in making costume and design .
Please check out our most recent work portfolio ,do request from us !
our page here

we do accept costume commissions , jewelry and certain wig or shoes . No props .
we do laser cut service in wood, acrylic, fabric, pvc , leather or other material
we do ship worldwide ,accept paypal

pls do pm us here or for fast reply , inbox us in our page.
thanks !
visit our page
portfolio by request only
message us for more

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Unread 07-23-2016, 10:57 PM   #252
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I'm looking for someone to create a Mewtwo costume if anyone is interested!
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