Let’s face it: cosplay isn’t the cheapest hobby. Once you factor in all of the materials, accessories, and time costs, it can add up fast. Cosplayers–including myself–know this all too well, so it’s definitely important to set monetary limits on yourself where you can so you don’t break the bank–especially if you’re new to cosplay….
Learn how to make a simple belt out of craft foam for your upcoming cosplay! Perfect for beginner cosplayers and crafters alike!
If you need to create gems or other shapes for your costume or cosplay, but aren’t comfortable with using epoxy resin, try making them with hot glue! Learn how in this tutorial.
If you’re new to cosplay, and are unsure where to turn for good, affordable cosmetics, then take a look at my favorite cheap makeup brands perfect for cosplaying!