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The hero's closet [electronic resource] : Sewing for Cosplay and Costuming. Gillian Conahan.

Conahan, Gillian. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781683350095 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2017.

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Summary, etc.: Cosplayers rejoice!The Hero's Closet is the ultimate DIY guide to creating unique and fantastical homemade costumesThis essential handbook offers detailed, step-by-step instructions that cover the basics of sewing costumes (which often require skills not found in standard sewing guides) to help even the most novice sewists create the costumes of their dreams. A skilled crafter and avid cosplayer, Gillian Conahan walks readers through finding inspiration online and through their fandom; shares insight into translating character art into real-world garments; and offers advice on pattern selection, alterations, fabrics, and embellishment techniques.The Hero's Closet is the first how-to handbook on the art of sewing for cosplay. A must-have guide for Comic Con and Halloween, it's essential for all ambitious fans with a DIY spirit who love the idea of cosplay, but need the inspiration and technical tips to make an awesome costume.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Abrams, 2017. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 13330 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
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Genre: Electronic books.

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