What's better than a Katana? A light up LED Karakuri Katana that also plays sounds! Electronic Arts asked us to bring our favorite weapon from their new game Wild Hearts to life and I'm so excited to finally build the sword of my dreams! Hope you enjoy this little...
We built a light-up bow from Empires & Puzzles!
I always love to work with mobile game developers as many of their games often have amazingly designed heroes. I also always wanted to build a functional bow! So when Empires&Puzzles reached out to us to create something from their game, I took the chance and decided to make Athena’s bow!
Benni got a Cosplay from Gotham Knights!
Warner Brothers Games Montreal and Gotham Knights asked us to create the golden Mask for the Voice of the Court. But since creating a prop is only half the fun we though, why not make the full costume and get Benni a nice cosplay photoshoot as well? And that’s what we did!
New Video: Top 10 Cosplay Shops!
Finding good shops and materials for cosplay and crafting can be tricky! To help, here are Svetlana’s top 10 places to shop cosplay materials! It’s all about foam, paints, wigs, fabrics and all kind of different crafting supplies – and even full costumes! Hope this is helpful!
Shoulder Pattern Collection 2 – Out now!
Our first Shoulder Armor Pattern Collection was a huge hit so we decided to make two more with even more interesting pauldron designs! The first one is now here: The Shoulder Pattern Collection 2 has 5 very interesting and unique designs that will level up your...
We built a speaking Majora’s Mask from The Legend of Zelda!
Dremel Germany asked us to create a cool cosplay prop with their rotary tools, so we picked one of our personal favorites: The Majora’s Mask from The Legennd of Zelda! A realistic looking mask was not enough for us though, so we also made it glow in the dark and speak! Watch the video below!
We built the Great Axe from Dying Light 2! 🪓
An old rusty stop-sign as an axe? Sure, why not?! Techland asked us to choose and create our favorite weapon from their upcoming game Dying Light 2: Stay Human, and obviously we chose this beauty! We 3D printed everything in plastic, but with the magic of painting it...
We built the Valkyrie from Raid!
Raid has been asking us about doing a YouTube integration for a while and I'm super happy to tell you that we managed to make a full costume collaboration instead! As you know I LOVE creating costumes and Raid has really well designed heroes! Plus they let me choose...
New helmet pattern collection!
Helmets are fun to wear and to goof around in! So I made a new pattern collection for you! This one includes these 5 different designs: Kettle Helmet Morion Helmet Crusader Helmet Nordic Helmet Spartan Helmet All of them can be easily scaled to fit any head size and...
I just released my latest cosplay book! 😁
Creating costumes and bringing characters to life requires a lot of work and a healthy dose of motivation! I often struggle with this as well! So with this book I want to share my secrets on how to finish huge projects, how to deal with tight schedules and how to...
24h Crafting Challenge for Far Cry 6! 😱
We took part in an exciting 24 hours crafting challenge for the release of FarCry6! Together with a bunch of German crafters and gaming influencers we created fun gadgets out of everyday household materials. Only one team could win the challenge though! I never did...
Nergigante Armor – Monster Hunter
is one of my favorite games ever and I think Nergigante is super cute and it was just natural for me to bring the Nergigante Armor as a cosplay to life! The costume was one of my biggest projects ever, even...
Unboxing an INSANE Monster Hunter statue!
I received another amazing statue from the talented Singapore statue makers of Kinetiquettes. Rathalos from Monster Hunter! It’s a HUGE statue and definitely the crown jewel of our workshop decoration!
Sharing Pages cash out with YOUR Work!
We all love those funny and interesting crafting videos on Facebook. However, did you know that their publishers make a huge income without giving the original artist a single penny? Let me show you to the profitable world of In-Stream Ads!
The Truth about Commission Work
Costume and prop commissions sound like an awesome way to make an income with something you love to do, right? However, not everything that sparkles is gold. The truth might be quite surprising!
Demonic Brigitte is finally done!
Demonic Brigitte is finally done and is the largest costume I ever made! It’s completely out of foam, includes over 1000 LEDs and took me 1.5 years to finish!
Will Cosplay be Illegal soon?
A new law proposal from Japan might change the cosplay culture forever. Dressing up as a fictional character might become a copyright infringement in the near future. What does this mean for the cosplay community?
Making Money as an artist with Passive Income!
Making an income as an artist without events and conventions become challenging. So I wanted to show you how to build up a reliable income with e-commerce, affiliate marketing and digital products.
3D Modeling for Cosplay? Try Fusion 360!
As 3D printing becomes more accessible, it was never easier to try it out! The software is free and super fun as well!
Getting into Cosplay
Cosplay is an amazingly creative hobby that connects passionate fans and artists from all over the world. Never tried it? You should!
Installing LEDs into Props and Costumes
LEDs are very shiny, impressive and … maybe a little bit intimidating? I thought the same until I figured out how easy it all actually is!
Sewing Basics for Beginners
You need to sew a skirt, a shirt or another piece of fabric for your costume but are completely lost? I know how you feel! Luckily it’s actually very easy!
Zinogre Armor – Monster Hunter
Since I’m a passionate gamer, I mostly create costumes from titles I love playing. Watching the Sony conference at E3 back in 2017 gave me a new love: Monster Hunter!
Has Cosplay become more toxic?
I hear a lot about drama and toxicity in cosplay. Has the community changed? Is it now a swamp of negativity and frustration? I don’t think so. Hear me out.