Cosplay Contest – A Comedy of Errors

Jubilee really wanted to enter the Cosplay Contest this year with Penny in their Mabel and Sable costumes.  There was no youth category and I knew the competition would be pretty fierce, but I told her I'd sign her up for the online submission portion, but not to be surprised if that's as far as … Continue reading Cosplay Contest – A Comedy of Errors

Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

You know what they say about best laid plans and all that, right?  Well, I had a plan for this SLCC, I had each day planned, and I was going to do EVERYTHING. And then a week before SLCC17, my brother-in-law had a spontaneous lung collapse.  I flew out Saturday to KC to help my … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

Sable and Mabel Able – Finished Cosplay

Here are Jubilee and Penelope's finished Animal Crossing cosplays for Salt Lake Comic Con, this September 21-23.  I know, I know, it's a bit early, but I wanted to get them finished before we leave town to go to my Mom's wedding last weekend, and give it a bit of time to tweak if I … Continue reading Sable and Mabel Able – Finished Cosplay

Animal Crossing Cosplay Aprons

Hey guys!  Aprons are done!  Aren't you impressed?  You should be.  If you remember, I had a heck of a time trying to find fabric; large print pink gingham and green gingham, like so: After much wailing, gnashing of teeth, shopping online, and getting my steps in at various fabric stores, my rockstar MIL found … Continue reading Animal Crossing Cosplay Aprons

Sable Able Cosplay Update

This is just a quick update to show you guys Penelope's Sable Able Cosplay. Cute, huh?  She REALLY looks like an Ewok, but I guess once I add in the apron and freckles and everything, it won't be quite so...Ewok-y. The biggest problem is how much this kid moves.  It was hard to get an … Continue reading Sable Able Cosplay Update

Mabel Able Cosplay Progress

After spending an afternoon or two on Sam Danger's Invader Zim mask, I took and break and started on Mabel and Sable for Jubilee and Penelope, using an Amiibo as a model.   I started by doing the ears.  I got headbands, and drew the ear shape out on some poster board and hot glued … Continue reading Mabel Able Cosplay Progress

Shopping For Cosplay Stuff with 3 Kids

If you remember from last week, Jubilee and Penelope are going to be Mabel and Sable from Animal Crossing for Salt Lake Comic Con this September.  Well, we went shopping for supplies yesterday.  All I wanted was some gingham print cloth to make aprons, and some solid matching pants and shirts or a jumper or … Continue reading Shopping For Cosplay Stuff with 3 Kids