DOs and DON'Ts of CosplayDOs and DONTs of COSPLAYDOs and DON'Ts of Cosplay7 years ago in Editorial
1. DO Make as much of your costume as possible. It will fit you better, it will look cool (assuming you or one of your friends/family can sew) and people will go Dude, you made that yourself? Gnarly!
Yes, there are some really good cosplay outfits on the internet, but then it kind of takes half the fun out of cosplaying, if all you did was buy it off eBay or Amazon or something.
Most cosplay competitions will disqualify you if you lie about making your costume (and they will catch you because they have special powers) and then youll look silly.
2. DONT let people tell you youre too fat to cosplay. (Well, unless youre, er, too fat to cosplay.) Just because anorexic is cool in anime world doesnt mean you have to be. Also, curves are NOT the same thing as flab! However
3. REALLY DONT wear a skimpy outfit that will make you ahem, bulge. Its