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I started cosplaying in the early 2000s not long after going to my very first convention. I saw so many people dressed up as their favourite characters I knew I wanted to give it a try, at first it was just modified or store bought items. After some time my mother bought my my very first sewing machine as I had been using hers for a long time. I enjoy costuming as my favourite characters from movies, tv and books and have thrown the odd game/comic book character in here and there.

One of my very first costumes was Buffy and Tara from the tv series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, which had been one of my very first fandoms to join. Later one I costumed as J’hiera from Angel, were a friend had made me the prosthetics. I later went on to costume from Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter and Xena, Draco Malfoy is in fact one of my longest worn costumes and I love getting the chance to bring him back out.

One of my greatest achievements was when I made my Tonks Ministry of Magic jacket, it was one of the first items I had made entirely from scratch. I actually ended up making the jacket twice after the first one fell apart but then it was pretty old by the time that happened.

I have come a long way since I started this hobby and I’ve loved every minute of it. I’ve learnt several new skills along the way from making armour and props, to new sewing techniques.

Last online 2 years ago

Lancashire

Joined: 20th Jun 2009

Completed costumes: 54

Photos uploaded: 347

Progress journals: 39

Events attended: 18

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Jul
19th


Jul
11th

London Film and Comic Con 2014
Ironette, Jack Frost


Mar
28th

Kitacon 2014
Jace Wayland, Abby Sciuto, Gretel

Oct
6th

The Entertaiment Media Show (Collectormania) 2012
Alice, Dark Phoenix, Katniss Everdeen


Jul
6th

Nov
19th

Memorabilia Nov 2011
US Colonial Marine


Jul
30th


Jul
8th

London Film and Comic Con 2011
Nymphadora Tonks, Jace Wayland

Sep
18th

In The Shadow of the Moon 2009
Edward Cullen, Edward Cullen, Alice Cullen, Emmett Cullen


Jul
18th

London Film and Comic Con 2009
Emmett Cullen, Edward Cullen

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naurarwen edited Kenzi (4 years ago)

naurarwen edited Katniss Everdeen (4 years ago)

naurarwen edited Katniss Everdeen (4 years ago)