How to Dress at a Renaissance Faire | An Easy Costume Guide

Planning on attending your local Renaissance Faire, but not sure what to wear? Take a look at my easy Renaissance costume guide to get a jumpstart on your ensemble!

Becoming Batgirl | Part 2

The conclusion to the creation of my Batgirl cosplay has been detailed, and the results are pretty fantastic.

Becoming Batgirl | Part 1

If you follow me on Instagram, then you’re well aware of my current work-in-progress: a classic Batgirl costume! Since I started learning how to sew, I have been waiting for the moment when I could make a costume on my own. At the end of September, after accumulating a number of Jo-Ann Fabrics coupons, I…

Android Antics | Data Make-up Tutorial 

Welcome to the last installment of our Star Trek Extravaganza!! Before the tutorial begins, I would like to give a HUGE thank you to everyone who helped me celebrate the Star Trek 50th anniversary. This franchise means so much to each an every one of us, and I believe we filled the month with love…

C2E2 2016: A Recap of Shenanigans

Hey Nerds!! Did you enjoy C2E2 Week? I know I did! But now it’s the Monday after a convention weekend, and I’m dreading the thought of being normal again. But, it was tremendously fun while it lasted! The morning of the con began very poorly—to say the least. My plan to use fabric paint as…

C2E2 Week Guest Post: Con Crunch Crazies

Welcome to Day 1 of C2E2 Week! For the next few days, Nerd•ily will play host to several incredible guest writers for the occasion. In today’s installment, we have the wonderful Sadie Geerligs of Sadie by Design. Sadie is a cosplayer and YouTuber who competes, judges, and fights crime on the side. All of her…