The Hero's Closet

The Hero's Closet

Sewing for Cosplay and Costuming

eBook - 2017
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Cosplayers rejoice! The Hero's Closet is the ultimate DIY guide to creating unique and fantastical homemade costumes This essential handbook offers detailed, step-by-step instructions that cover the basics of sewing costumes (which often require skills not found in standard sewing guides) to help even the most novice sewists create the costumes of their dreams. A skilled crafter and avid cosplayer, Gillian Conahan walks readers through finding inspiration online and through their fandom; shares insight into translating character art into real-world garments; and offers advice on pattern selection, alterations, fabrics, and embellishment techniques. The Hero's Closet is the first how-to handbook on the art of sewing for cosplay. A must-have guide for Comic Con and Halloween, it's essential for all ambitious fans with a DIY spirit who love the idea of cosplay, but need the inspiration and technical tips to make an awesome costume.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Abrams / Vearsa Limited, [2017]
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781683350095
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (208 pages)
data file, rda
Additional Contributors: Pearson, Karen (Photographer),

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