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by Katasha
Sun Jun 21, 2009 9:03 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Hei Wig Help
Replies: 1
Views: 798

Re: Hei Wig Help

Hey, hope we can help. I don't know if it is just me but the image you linked to wont open right.
by Katasha
Sun Jun 14, 2009 7:49 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Serger frustrations- HELP!
Replies: 1
Views: 841

Re: Serger frustrations- HELP!

Normally it means your #3 thread isnt right if your having it loop in mid air, but you have said you tried fixing that. When you thread it do you go from 1-4 or 4-1?. I only ever really use satin and always surge and it normally is fine. When was the last time you had it serviced? One thing I would ...
by Katasha
Thu Jun 11, 2009 4:09 pm
Forum: All Purpose Discussion, Chit-Chat, General Babbling, Etc
Topic: Pictures of You ^_^
Replies: 443
Views: 166346

Re: Pictures of You ^_^

Image Best Face ever

My Fun in Vegas
Image Image
by Katasha
Tue Mar 17, 2009 9:23 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Affordable yet Professional costumes!
Replies: 4
Views: 3417

Re: Affordable yet Professional costumes!

Do you have any feedback from people who have bought your awesome costumes?
by Katasha
Mon Mar 16, 2009 9:32 am
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Buy
Topic: WTB: Ciel from Kuroshitsuji Wig
Replies: 1
Views: 2747

Re: WTB: Ciel from Kuroshitsuji Wig

The best Idea is for you to to get a set like this http://cgi.ebay.com/2-clip-on-BLACK-PONYTAILS-wig-RARE-new-cosplay-costume_W0QQitemZ180335705305QQihZ008QQcategoryZ60188QQtcZphotoQQcmdZViewItem With the ponytails layered it doesn't tangle as bad and you can remove them so its easier to take care of.
by Katasha
Wed Oct 15, 2008 10:20 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

I would be much cheaper for you to buy it off of Ebay. http://cgi.ebay.com/C1301-Lucky-Star-Cosplay-Costume-MadeToOrder-Halloween_W0QQitemZ310085527998QQcmdZViewItem?hash=item310085527998&_trkparms=72%3A570|39%3A1|66%3A2|65%3A12|240%3A1318&_trksid=p3286.c0.m14 http://cgi.ebay.com/Silver Thorn Hypnot...
by Katasha
Mon Sep 29, 2008 4:54 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Cosplay things for sale. Costumes, Wigs.
Replies: 6
Views: 2575

Lacus wig Sold
by Katasha
Sun Sep 28, 2008 3:58 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Cosplay things for sale. Costumes, Wigs.
Replies: 6
Views: 2575

Kimono is sold.
by Katasha
Sat Sep 27, 2008 3:59 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Help for toadette outfit
Replies: 4
Views: 1461

I have seen people make the costume using a Harem( Poofy ) Pant pattern, a vest and a big poofy hat. Is that the kind of thing your looking for?
by Katasha
Sat Sep 27, 2008 3:56 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Fabric dying
Replies: 2
Views: 948

Can I ask what colour the fabric is and what colour you want it to be, do you want it a solid colour or a fading effect?
by Katasha
Thu Sep 25, 2008 9:04 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

Taking a few commissions in the off season now.
by Katasha
Thu Sep 25, 2008 3:46 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Cosplay things for sale. Costumes, Wigs.
Replies: 6
Views: 2575

Cosplay things for sale. Costumes, Wigs.

Ok I am cleaning out my closet, I just have to much in it. Old Chii costume. Never wore it to a convention, its in good condition other then the grommets need to be replaced. One of the first things I ever sewed. Not the best but still fully lined, seams finished and interfaced top. Sorry for the bl...
by Katasha
Sun May 18, 2008 10:12 am
Forum: Mid West
Topic: ANY CON IN CINCINNATI OHIO???
Replies: 4
Views: 2589

Best place to find out about conventions in your area is here: http://www.animecons.com/events/
by Katasha
Mon May 05, 2008 9:00 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Need help with make-up...
Replies: 1
Views: 906

theres lotsa info about it on cosplay.com http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=84044&highlight=asian http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=128021&highlight=asian http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=33944&highlight=asian theres atleast like 10 more links. I just did a search for "asian" unde...
by Katasha
Thu May 01, 2008 9:30 am
Forum: All Purpose Discussion, Chit-Chat, General Babbling, Etc
Topic: Professional Photos?
Replies: 13
Views: 3515

Most of the time there are many professional photographers at the conventions who walk around take a few pics of you and will post it up on their website later for everyone to see and for you to use. You can also book a time with them if you would like a full photo shoot, usually around 25 frames. A...
by Katasha
Thu May 01, 2008 8:30 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: HELP!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1084

If you can I would recomend useing wigs from an asian supplier. Asian fiber wigs are higher quality then those from america and American companys. Chii: http://cgi.ebay.com/40-SUPER-LONG-PALE-BLONDE-straight-wig-chobits-cosplay_W0QQitemZ150241129914QQihZ005QQcategoryZ60188QQtcZphotoQQcmdZViewItemQQ_...
by Katasha
Wed Apr 30, 2008 10:50 am
Forum: Canada
Topic: Anyone going to "Animaritimes"? in New Brunswick
Replies: 5
Views: 5168

I had fun there guys. I hope I am invited back next year!
by Katasha
Wed Apr 30, 2008 9:39 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Sewing
Replies: 19
Views: 4171

I learned by drawing out lines on paper and then sewing on it, without thread in the machine. Just trying to keep on the line even when the line is curling and such. Really thick parts would mean I need to backstitch and big dots meant I need to pivot. Alot of schools that have a Sewing class, even ...
by Katasha
Wed Apr 30, 2008 9:39 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Sewing
Replies: 19
Views: 4171

I learned by drawing out lines on paper and then sewing on it, without thread in the machine. Just trying to keep on the line even when the line is curling and such. Really thick parts would mean I need to backstitch and big dots meant I need to pivot. Alot of schools that have a Sewing class, even ...
by Katasha
Wed Apr 30, 2008 9:33 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Need Help Making a Costume
Replies: 3
Views: 1225

Well its not to hard of the costume so dont worry! You can do it! For the top I do love the folkwear pattern you can get for kimono's but if you arnt willing to dish out the money there are easier ones you can get at any fabric store. http://www.folkwear.com/asian.html a pattern like this or anyone ...
by Katasha
Wed Apr 30, 2008 9:25 am
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

OK guys I am booked until June maybe later now. and I wont be taking any for the month of August.Thanks.
by Katasha
Sun Apr 13, 2008 8:32 am
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

Hey Guys.

Please send me an email or a PM about what you would like made. I never check the forums but I always peek at my email.


katashacostumes@yahoo.com

Thanks!
by Katasha
Thu Mar 13, 2008 9:13 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

Depends on the costume, Do you have pics?
by Katasha
Wed Feb 27, 2008 5:27 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

At the moment I cannot take on a wig commission, my time is very limited. But I have seen a good one on ebay, next time I see it I will send you the link.
by Katasha
Sun Feb 24, 2008 6:22 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

I am taking small commissions yes.
by Katasha
Sun Feb 17, 2008 10:53 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

Hey sweetie, Did you want a quote for the whole thing like the Boot covers, the fish net top and the Kimono top and matching skirt or only parts?
by Katasha
Sun Feb 17, 2008 2:04 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

bump once more.
by Katasha
Tue Jan 29, 2008 12:59 am
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

Just promise you'll say Hi at Sakura Con!
by Katasha
Mon Jan 28, 2008 11:49 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

http://www.cosworx.com/product.php?prod ... 471&page=1

http://www.cosworx.com/product.php?prod ... 471&page=1

we used this wig before for the char. I would get it in 24, 24B or 27

Image
by Katasha
Mon Jan 28, 2008 8:33 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

Kawaii- Holy boobs...

SO you need to know a good bace wig or so dear?

Icy- OMG CCS I love it. I am a huge Clamp fan. PM me dear, and I need to know if you want the wig and petticoat as well, I would love to do that costume, cuz I heart Sakura.
by Katasha
Mon Jan 28, 2008 3:48 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

do you have any pictures dear?
by Katasha
Mon Jan 28, 2008 2:11 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

Bump for today
by Katasha
Thu Jan 24, 2008 10:23 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

ok sweetie no matter how much I have looked around. I cannot find anything that will match and so the only way I can do it is I dye all them myself and thats gunna cost way to much so I dont think I can do this for you. I did find some great base wigs I can show you though but they wont have the fa...
by Katasha
Thu Jan 24, 2008 1:36 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Help! I need help with odango covers!
Replies: 3
Views: 1307

http://www.catzia.com/tiaras.htm

Even if you still wanted to make them yourself these pictures may help. I know at art stores you can find usually ornaments that are the right size and shape, and you can paint them the right color of course. I like the idea of Velcro to attach them to your hair.
by Katasha
Thu Jan 24, 2008 12:17 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: The Millenium Eye?
Replies: 7
Views: 1947

http://cgi.ebay.com/Yu-Gi-Oh-Millenium-EYE-YuGiOh-Millennium-Pendant_W0QQitemZ160082575079QQihZ006QQcategoryZ50728QQtcZphotoQQcmdZViewItem http://cgi.ebay.com/Yugioh-Millenium-Puzzle-Ring-Scale-Rod-Key-Necklace-Eye_W0QQitemZ160098733638QQihZ006QQcategoryZ50728QQtcZphotoQQcmdZViewItem If you ended up...
by Katasha
Wed Jan 23, 2008 6:26 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: All Avid Bleach Cosplayers Give This a Look Over
Replies: 8
Views: 1847

All I did for the obi was take a really long piece of the white and wrapped it around. I wouldn't follow any pattern for it, just figure out your waist and make the obi at least 3-4 times bigger then it. Just Wrap and tie. I like the pattern because it is very simple. Traditional Kimono dont have a ...
by Katasha
Wed Jan 23, 2008 6:25 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: All Avid Bleach Cosplayers Give This a Look Over
Replies: 8
Views: 1847

All I did for the obi was take a really long piece of the white and wrapped it around. I wouldn't follow any pattern for it, just figure out your waist and make the obi at least 3-4 times bigger then it. Just Wrap and tie. I like the pattern because it is very simple. Traditional Kimono dont have a ...
by Katasha
Wed Jan 23, 2008 4:19 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: All Avid Bleach Cosplayers Give This a Look Over
Replies: 8
Views: 1847

For material I really sagest Twill. http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v625/Katasha/hakamaplan3.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v625/Katasha/hakamaplans2.jpg Make one size smaller then your waist size on that chart http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v625/Katasha/01_1_b.jpg this pattern works for...
by Katasha
Tue Jan 22, 2008 8:57 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: accessory help!
Replies: 8
Views: 1998

I made my Jewel on my peach outfit from a Soap mold. I found them on ebay in the right size and shape, and I painted the inside with glass paint, then ontop of that I put a more solid blue. I then glued the mold to a "Zero" the kinda one you buy for your address' outside your house. http://img.photo...
by Katasha
Tue Jan 22, 2008 8:50 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: help on patterns
Replies: 3
Views: 1228

I made this costume and I never used a pattern, I just made a bunch of rectangle's for the whole thing. The shirt: I made mine with sleeves that wernt attached. I just took my bust and added 15" to it. Put a casing at the top and put an elastic on it. I did the same for the sleeves but only added 7"...
by Katasha
Sun Jan 13, 2008 5:18 pm
Forum: Pacific Northwest
Topic: SakuraCon 2008
Replies: 13
Views: 6687

Finally finished my Iris costume from Sakura Taisen. Working on My Witch Hunter robin..and gunna try and finish one more for sakura con..my group is planning something fun, we are so looking for this con.
by Katasha
Sun Jan 13, 2008 1:19 am
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

Please Do, we can discuss all of this.
by Katasha
Sun Jan 13, 2008 12:04 am
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

Kawaii- I'll grab them all for you in the morning. There were a few. All depends on quality and such.

naminefangirl- For the dress (i'm guessing its around knee length) with a fully boned corset type top, large bow in the back and a petticoat. $250
by Katasha
Sat Jan 12, 2008 8:25 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

This is an amazing wig, great high quality and very easy to style. you would be able to add the beads yourself once you got it, But its the best I can recommend for you doing it yourself, http://cgi.ebay.com/WHITE-Long-Straight-Wig-cosplay-inuyasha-kanekalon_W0QQitemZ310013158764QQihZ021QQcategoryZ6...
by Katasha
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:27 pm
Forum: Pacific Northwest
Topic: SakuraCon 2008
Replies: 13
Views: 6687

I shall be there. Not totally sure what costumes I'm brining yet. Its a really fun 17 hour drive there though, cant wait.
by Katasha
Wed Jan 09, 2008 8:54 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Commissions
Topic: Taking Costume and Wig Commissions OPEN AGAIN
Replies: 78
Views: 36771

ok sweetie no matter how much I have looked around. I cannot find anything that will match and so the only way I can do it is I dye all them myself and thats gunna cost way to much so I dont think I can do this for you. I did find some great base wigs I can show you though but they wont have the fal...
by Katasha
Mon Jan 07, 2008 10:21 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Which wigs to use
Replies: 5
Views: 1379

OMG I am so sorry I didnt know this was you sweetie. Your sister just gave me a strange look. ok what wig is like most important for ya? And I think Ryan will let you barrow his Reno wig. and maybe Uncle Wess will let you use his Rufus.
by Katasha
Mon Jan 07, 2008 9:42 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Which wigs to use
Replies: 5
Views: 1379

Are you ok with buying things Off of Ebay? I know some great stores on ebay that carry most of these wigs.
by Katasha
Mon Jan 07, 2008 5:42 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Which Fabric to use
Replies: 5
Views: 1464

I am making a Rabi costume right now and I think the fabric is called Casa Satin at Joanns. I have only been to one once though. Its a great high quality fabric but its not shinny. A Cotton Twill or suiting fabric would be good for Seras. And use Broadcloth for lining. Its much easier to use then "l...
by Katasha
Mon Jan 07, 2008 5:39 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Spike Spiegel Jacket
Replies: 2
Views: 3146

If you could find us some good pictures that would be great.