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by Laura92
Thu Feb 17, 2005 7:17 pm
Forum: North East
Topic: AnimeNext
Replies: 24
Views: 13081

*envy*
by Laura92
Thu Feb 17, 2005 7:15 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: ACP Shopping is Now Open!
Replies: 1
Views: 1819

whee! awesome.
by Laura92
Thu Feb 17, 2005 7:15 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: A Bit of Con Spamming
Replies: 1
Views: 2100

I wish I could go.
by Laura92
Sun Jan 23, 2005 4:39 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Can I paint these?
Replies: 7
Views: 2373

I've painted boots with Liquitex acrylic before. It doesnt crack for a long time, which is nice.
by Laura92
Sun Jan 23, 2005 4:38 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: making a jeep from a box
Replies: 7
Views: 2137

That'd be cute. Do that.
by Laura92
Sun Jan 23, 2005 4:38 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Help on a Rikku Costume
Replies: 3
Views: 1418

I'd use a stretchy material for it or perhaps a polyester or cotton.

Patterns are odd, I don't use them. No help there ^^;;;;
by Laura92
Mon Jan 17, 2005 11:56 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Chrono Crusade Accessories
Replies: 2
Views: 1205

Try craft foam sheets. They are good subs for otherwise expensive and difficult to use metals.
by Laura92
Mon Jan 17, 2005 11:56 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Komugi wig
Replies: 9
Views: 2166

oh ok. Well Komugi does have a braid, I dunno. Luki knows better than me.
by Laura92
Mon Jan 17, 2005 11:54 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: White Ankel Boots
Replies: 4
Views: 1752

glass snow wrote:electriqueboutique.com..do an advanced search...it is such a wonderful site people..the best for funky or hard to find shoes for low prices!!
They are awesome. Seriously.

Also, try ebay. They could be really cheap.
by Laura92
Mon Jan 17, 2005 11:53 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: how to make a lolita crown hat?
Replies: 2
Views: 1380

Yea, use some wire. There's tons of it everywhere.
by Laura92
Mon Jan 17, 2005 11:53 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Bangs
Replies: 3
Views: 1539

curl? Well, don't use an iron. Get some plastic curlers and hairspray them that way. Leave it for a while, take the curlers out, and they should stay. I think.
by Laura92
Sun Jan 09, 2005 2:12 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Tetsu wig Help!
Replies: 38
Views: 9792

I wanna go to Ohayo T_T
by Laura92
Sun Jan 09, 2005 9:34 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Costume help
Replies: 10
Views: 4598

Im fat as a cow, and I still cosplay!!!
by Laura92
Sun Jan 09, 2005 8:57 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Komugi wig
Replies: 9
Views: 2166

well doesnt Kmougi have a braid??
by Laura92
Sat Jan 08, 2005 4:53 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: little... shiny things (like materia)
Replies: 4
Views: 1752

Yea, they can be used for mosaics and things. Any craft store would have them.
by Laura92
Sat Jan 08, 2005 4:47 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Hair Question
Replies: 18
Views: 5893

Also, try Karenswigs_international on ebay. She's awesome.
by Laura92
Sat Jan 08, 2005 4:47 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Komugi wig
Replies: 9
Views: 2166

Get the wig, braid it, and then cut two of the closer- to -front sides that arent braided and do the bangs. Chop!
by Laura92
Tue Jan 04, 2005 8:26 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Tsunade's BOOBS
Replies: 29
Views: 12073

My dreams are weird too, but I like weird dreams. ^^
by Laura92
Tue Jan 04, 2005 8:24 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Hmmm, I'm stuck
Replies: 23
Views: 6705

XD No, FF costumes get the full 9 yards (a pun!) from people. I did my Yuna gun mage (you can go see it) and people were all like "The skirt tiers aren't supposed to be seperate, they're all sewn together" and "The sun emblem had WAY more rays on it than yours does". But that was from cosplay.com, t...
by Laura92
Tue Jan 04, 2005 8:22 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Shiva HELP!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 3188

^_^ Its ok, both of ye. We're gonna buy the blue enchantment wig from amphigory and get some exts. from drlocks. It'll be fine, im sure.
by Laura92
Sun Jan 02, 2005 11:28 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Shiva HELP!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 3188

ash, I love you.
by Laura92
Sat Jan 01, 2005 4:51 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Shiva HELP!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 3188

oh wow, thanks. I forgot that bodysuit website XD.

I also forgot about the headband-y thing in the front and how katie dyed her hair. I'll have to just tell my friend to do that. She loves that stuff. the yarn as a base is a good idea. Ill try that once we get going.
by Laura92
Fri Dec 31, 2004 10:40 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Shiva HELP!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 3188

Shiva HELP!!!

Ok, my friend(s) and I have decided upon some sort of Final Fantasy skit for AB 05. my best homie wants to be Shiva, and we've not an idea in our skulls on what to do about the wig and the bodysuit. I know there are ballet sites that have blue body suits, and I know about Katie Bair's tutorial, I ju...
by Laura92
Thu Dec 30, 2004 3:57 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Tsunade's BOOBS
Replies: 29
Views: 12073

You poor thing. I have the exact opposite problem. My cup runneth WAY over. T-T

It really shouldn't matter though, as long as the costume is accurate.
by Laura92
Thu Dec 30, 2004 3:56 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: MY KURONEKO IS HEADLESS!
Replies: 6
Views: 1722

Yea, see? Do that.
by Laura92
Thu Dec 09, 2004 10:47 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Chii help...
Replies: 18
Views: 5906

all that picture says is "Chii?"

I know a little Japanese. ^^
by Laura92
Wed Dec 01, 2004 6:48 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Moogle Costume Help?
Replies: 54
Views: 17171

corsets are a butt to make. Be careful with that.
by Laura92
Wed Dec 01, 2004 6:47 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: wing help...
Replies: 6
Views: 2116

wiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiing!
by Laura92
Wed Dec 01, 2004 6:47 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: offering help on Fullmetal Alchemist
Replies: 45
Views: 15130

Im not a fan of Naruto. its too popular now, too.
by Laura92
Wed Dec 01, 2004 6:46 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Naruto tattoos
Replies: 6
Views: 2427

hey, the world needs makeup artists!
by Laura92
Mon Nov 29, 2004 12:11 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: offering help on Fullmetal Alchemist
Replies: 45
Views: 15130

very very very teh cool nancy. ^_^
by Laura92
Sun Nov 28, 2004 3:03 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Naruto tattoos
Replies: 6
Views: 2427

Can always just draw them on with sharpie pens.
by Laura92
Sun Nov 28, 2004 3:03 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Hmmm, I'm stuck
Replies: 23
Views: 6705

The hood is obviously a sweatshirt fabric. Yes, use cotton for the skirt, but get a light blue or white since you have to gradient dye it. The booty shorts are jeans or just a dark blue color. For the top, since it is white and thus sheer, I'd use a thicker poly/cotton blend or maybe 2 layers of wha...
by Laura92
Thu Nov 25, 2004 8:34 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: :.:Costume i am gonna make:.:
Replies: 4
Views: 1744

Rabi! A lot of people have done that. I can see how the ears would be a problem. Try putting a thick yet still bendable wire inside the fabric when making them.
by Laura92
Tue Nov 09, 2004 8:42 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: InuYasha Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 4928

exactly! thats how I felt about it too. All of Rumiko Takahashi's anime/manga is like that. Ranma (despite my liking of it) is just the same thing over and over.
by Laura92
Tue Nov 09, 2004 8:40 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Moogle Costume Help?
Replies: 54
Views: 17171

don't forget little purple wings. Those are essential and a lot of people forget them.
by Laura92
Tue Nov 09, 2004 8:39 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Help
Replies: 19
Views: 6811

Crossplay is fine, just don't screw it up horribly!!!
by Laura92
Sun Nov 07, 2004 6:04 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: InuYasha Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 4928

T-T

in any case

Inu Yasha = BAD T-T

no touchie burn baby
by Laura92
Sun Nov 07, 2004 6:02 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Costume help
Replies: 10
Views: 4598

XD
by Laura92
Sun Nov 07, 2004 6:02 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: 'Newbie Questions'
Replies: 8
Views: 2357

*throws croquettes at all*
by Laura92
Sat Nov 06, 2004 6:02 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: InuYasha Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 4928

I have great disdain for Inu Yasha.
by Laura92
Sat Nov 06, 2004 6:00 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Costume help
Replies: 10
Views: 4598

sterling likes to make up stories.
by Laura92
Sat Nov 06, 2004 6:00 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: 'Newbie Questions'
Replies: 8
Views: 2357

dont make patterns! Gah! Just wing it, it lets you get more experience.
by Laura92
Sat Nov 06, 2004 5:59 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Moogle Costume Help?
Replies: 54
Views: 17171

go to a fabric store and buy some white fake fur on bolts, and make armwarmers, legwarmers and then a little tube dress out of it. It'll be cute.
by Laura92
Thu Nov 04, 2004 5:28 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Costume help
Replies: 10
Views: 4598

hi hi

any of those are ok. im a little chubby myself.

i'd do haku from naruto. even though i hate it (personally); haku is a good outfit; you neednt show off too much and uts really easy to do.
by Laura92
Mon Oct 25, 2004 6:55 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: cleaning a 'dry clean only' costume
Replies: 2
Views: 1232

If your sink isn't big enough, try a bathtub or storage bins. I really don't know what will help.
by Laura92
Thu Oct 21, 2004 4:15 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: naruto headprotectors
Replies: 12
Views: 2964

eeeeeeeeeek pain.
by Laura92
Wed Oct 20, 2004 3:46 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: naruto headprotectors
Replies: 12
Views: 2964

(wood) could splinter after time, and thus creating many poking bits in your scalp. Not too fun!
by Laura92
Mon Oct 18, 2004 5:12 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: naruto headprotectors
Replies: 12
Views: 2964

seriously: NEVER PUT A COKE CAN ON YOUR HEAD!!! It causes much bleeding and carving of foreheads. Just go on ebay and get one, theres WAAAY too many.
by Laura92
Mon Oct 18, 2004 5:10 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Need a plastic source
Replies: 7
Views: 1998

what a pain in the rump, huh?