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San Japan and Spirited Away progress

San Japan
I was at San Japan last Friday to take photos, and I ended up not cosplaying. It’s easier to do photoshoots out of costume ^^;; You can see previews from each photoshoot on my Flickr! View San Japan Flickr gallery.

Haku progress
I bought circle lens for my first time ever! Since Haku has green eyes, I decided to give them a try. The left photo is in costume with flash. The right photo is in (bad) indoor lighting.

Bambi Princess Mimi Apple Green – Brand: GEO – Size: 15mm

Sunflower Green – Brand: NEO – Size: 14mm

I think I like the Apple Green one more. I like the thicker outline and the subtle color. It’s hard to tell in those photos, but the Sunflower Green is really green.

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I took another unintended break due to being out of town most of May and being busy in June ^^;; Time to do some catching up!

In April, I went to Anime Matsuri in my Knives Chau costume, and I also brought my DSLR. My gallery has con photos, and my Flickr gallery has photoshoot photos.

In a couple weeks, I plan on going to San Japan to take more cosplay photos. I haven’t decided if I’ll go as Knives or just go without a costume this time.

At the end of August, I plan on going to AnimeFest where we’ll hopefully debut our Spirited Away costumes. I’m starting on Chihiro’s costume for Jess, and I recently bought poplin for it:

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Ah, it’s been a couple months since my last posts! Since then, I’ve had a photoshoot done of my Sakura costume, and I wore my Sakura costume to Ikkicon. Here are the photo galleries for both:

Sakura Photoshoot Ikkicon 2010

Just last night, I ordered The Costume Technician’s Handbook and More Fabric Savvy. I can’t wait to get them =D Hopefully, these will help me choose fabrics and draft my patterns better!