Marines, Gandalf and ... 5,000 views?So, I've been really bad at updating this account/journal, but a life is an important thing to have.
A brief update!
So, back in June, Veleven and I cosplayed Smoker and Tashigi from One Piece at Perth Supanova. Poor M really suffered under the muscles and jacket! She ended up getting a bad case of bursitis on her left shoulder especially. The end result of her costume was so amazing, though. She worked right up to the night before the con, painstakingly painting and re-painting and glueing and sewing. I was so proud to stand beside her. Such an awesome Smoker. She was so in character that she growled at David Hasselhoff without realising who he was ... and he.growled.back. !! As for my costume, I ran into a lot of trouble with the jacket but I think in the end it turned out okay. You know how you reach a point where you know something is actually quite bad, but you've done the best you could at the time and you know it's just going to have to do? Well, yeah. I reached th