Costume Stores – 10 Unique Online Costume Shops

Costumes aren’t just for Halloween anymore so we’ve tapped into our costume retail expertise to bring you this list of the 10 best online costume stores for your year ‘round costume needs.  (Why are we […]

Zach   Uncategorized

Alter Ego Clothing: Show Your Nerdy Side!

Sadly, you can’t cosplay every day. But you can wear alter ego clothing every day…clothing that lets you show off your nerdy side without going out in full cosplay. What does it mean to have […]

Ashley Ortega   Celebrating Cosplay . Shopping

Running Costumes: Another Excuse to Cosplay

The Unusual Relationship Between Cosplay and Marathon Running Costumes If someone told you they planned to run a marathon dressed as Chewbacca, you might think that it was a ridiculous idea. Instead of wearing the […]

Ashley Ortega   Uncategorized

Wandering Wander Brings Magic Wands to Life!

A Wander: One who makes magic wands   I was drawn to a beautiful, tall triangular display case full of magic wands (it immediately made me think of the symbol for the deathly hallows in […]


Anime Dress Up Games – Top 7 FREE Dress Up Games to Play Now!

Be anyone you want to be! Have you ever dreamt about becoming a rockstar? What about an anime princess or your favorite badass manga character? Whether you’re male or female, young or old, the world […]

Zach   Culture . Media . Shopping

Quick Costume Ideas for Halloween & Where to Buy

Ok the countdown to Halloween is on. This article is for those who need quick costume ideas and aren’t feeling so crafty or don’t have the time for DIY! Coming up with the idea is […]

Ashley Ortega   Costume Ideas . Shopping

J Fashion – The Ultimate Guide to Japanese Street Fashion

When it comes to fashion, no one does street-style like Japan. Once known for traditional and demure garb, Japanese fashion – commonly known as J fashion – has taken a turn for the bold, brazen […]

Zach   Culture

Cosplay Photography Tips

  Cosplay photography tips. Why do you need them? After you’ve spent all that time and money preparing for an event, you’ll want to remember it! It’s actually tricky to get good photos (angles, light, […]

Ashley Ortega   From the Experts . Photography . Tutorials

Cosplay Tips – @CJ_cosplays Shares Her Helpful Cosplay Tips & Tricks

Hello! I’m @cj_cosplays! I’ve only been cosplaying for 2 and a half years, so I’m just starting out, but I’ve learned things through my experiences. In fact, I’m always learning every day! In this article […]

Zach   Tutorials

Cosplay Girls – Celebrating the Fabulous Females of Cosplay

It’s no secret that when it comes to cosplay girls rule. Transforming into who and whatever their hearts desire, the girls of cosplay took their parents seriously when they said, “when you grow up, you […]