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Unread 03-18-2012, 12:04 AM   #50161
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Working on repairing my Sakura staff. I have a bunch of leftover paper clay, so I decided to try and make a Clow Key to make into a necklace, since I've wanted one for a while. Seemed simple enough, right? HAHA, no. >:I

And then I just accidentally smashed and destroyed two hours' worth of frustration. Go me. /flips table
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Unread 03-18-2012, 12:20 AM   #50162
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Working at a glacial pace. But getting things done.

Things go a lot faster when I don't have to interface with reality, but I suppose that's part of what makes cosplay interesting.
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Unread 03-18-2012, 12:34 AM   #50163
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Ugh, I'm going to go through so many razors carving this stupid Scythe. Jesus this is a pain and the sound is hell.
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Unread 03-18-2012, 12:50 AM   #50164
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Was inspired by an SS Zelda cosplay I saw at Hastume today. It told me "Reily, being a lazy procrastinator and just finish the damn dress." And I said, "Kay." So I continued with the stupid biasing today. It was more or less following the same line of the hem biasing so it was simple. Now I get into the frustrating parts with all the turns and the squares... *grumbles*
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Unread 03-18-2012, 01:35 AM   #50165
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I need to gather up my courage and order my wig for John. I just...am so afraid of styling and cutting it when it arrives and I need to buy a wig head.
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Unread 03-18-2012, 02:01 AM   #50166
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I need to gather up my courage and order my wig for John. I just...am so afraid of styling and cutting it when it arrives and I need to buy a wig head.
I was too the first time I cut a wig. Just take it slow and do it in sections. Put it on periodically while cutting to make sure it's the right length. Wig heads do help a lot, though. And if you do get a wig head, keep in mind they sometimes aren't the same size as your head, so don't base the cutting length on it alone.
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Unread 03-18-2012, 09:39 AM   #50167
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Time to go back to college today with some of the stuff to make my friend's Gatomon parts. I think I'll try to get the patterns done at least this week after my two midterms. I'm already crying inside from all the hand-sewing I will have to do for this. >_<
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Unread 03-18-2012, 12:51 PM   #50168
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Snaps are the devil. I've sewn them on wrong so many times. I should have just sucked it up and made button holes.
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Unread 03-18-2012, 01:20 PM   #50169
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Hat frame is now felted. Gotta take a break before covering it with the satin. If I didn't get distracted so easily (or like today have the pain in my neck distract me), I could actually finish this thing tonight. Then that would just leave redoing the lapels. Blegh.
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Unread 03-18-2012, 02:11 PM   #50170
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New rule of thumb: always have a cosplayer buy peacebinding zip ties. Everybody else will choose the neon ones (for ease of everybody else finding them) but I was merciful and picked the forest green ones (for the sake of the cosplayers and photos).

Now to edit AnomalyCon's cosplay contest judging form. Again. >_*
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Unread 03-18-2012, 02:23 PM   #50171
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In other news: I LOVE BUCKRAM! Omg, I think it's the best stuff ever right now! My opinion might change by this evening, though. But dear god it's the easiest stuff I've worked with so far.
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Unread 03-18-2012, 02:30 PM   #50172
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Ug, so many choices for this year's projects. I scrapped my original idea until I get more experience so that means I'm back to square 1 for this year. *facepalm*
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Unread 03-18-2012, 02:46 PM   #50173
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Getting all the stuff together for my group's Mario Bros costumes.

I have several mustaches to style today, heehee.
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Unread 03-18-2012, 02:49 PM   #50174
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Yes, I finished Byakuya's scarf! Now I just need to iron it (so it looks prettier) another day and then it's ready for debut next month! Can't wait for Chibicon!

Oh, and I can also use that same scarf for Hajime Saitō from Hakuōki, yay for cosplay pieces that can be used for more than one character.
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Unread 03-18-2012, 03:22 PM   #50175
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My Lin Xiao Li wig better get here before I go on vacation.
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