One of the things that I feel important to emphasize is that Costume Con is host to a wide variety of costumers. There are the more casual costumers, who do this as a hobby, and there are the hard-core costumers who have managed to turn a hobby into a career. It seemed to me that … Continue reading Final Costume Con post
Second Costume Con Post
Saturday was our first full day at the convention. We left a bit later than we originally intended to...mainly because I think we were both still kind of tired from running around the previous day. I was still sore from general back and joint issues that had started on Friday and Maggie was a bit … Continue reading Second Costume Con Post
First Costume Con post
Whew.Costume Con was a week ago and I still haven't gotten around to writing about it. I'm sorry. I just haven't felt much like sitting at the computer for very long. But since I'm at work now and have to sit at the computer I figured it's as good a time as any to start … Continue reading First Costume Con post
So, work on the pants came to an untimely halt the other night. I needed to take them in quite a bit. The top of the pattern ended up coming out nice in the initial construction, but the legs were far too big for my frame. I took the pants over to the church the … Continue reading Frustration!
So, the big shining event that has been marked on my calendar for at least six months (I'm pretty sure it's been on there longer, but I don't remember when I first saw the announcement for the event) is looming on the horizon. I know, how can something big and shiny also loom? Trust me, … Continue reading Deadlines!