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We’ve all seen or heard of those horror stories at cons. A wig getting extremely knotty, a costume ripping, a prop snapping. I’m here to try and help with that. Here are some essential things you can take to any con to prevent tears.
~A few safety pins. At my first con, the buttonhole on my skirt ripped right open, and I was left flashing all the other Homestuck cosplayers in the vincinity (including the person who would later be my boyfriend, and two of my exes). Yay. Thank the dear lord I had a safety pin in my bag, just floating around. I hadn’t even intended to have it in there, thank god I did though.
~A comb. For both your wig, and your natural hair. If you’re on the show floor of a con, or outside, your wig could get pretty knotty. Just step away every couple hours to comb out any knots you’re getting. About halfway through a con, I would recommend stepping away for a few moments to take your wig and wig net off an