The hero's closet: sewing for cosplay and costuming

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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.
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subject_facetCosplay
Costume
Electronic books
Sewing
title_displayThe hero's closet : sewing for cosplay and costuming
title_fullThe Hero's Closet Sewing for Cosplay and Costuming
The hero's closet : sewing for cosplay and costuming / Gillian Conahan ; photographs by Karen Pearson
The hero's closet : sewing for cosplay and costuming [electronic resource] Conahan, Gillian,
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Sewing