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Look inside The Cosplay Book of Ballgowns
  • Publisher: C&T Publishing
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 31 October 2022
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781644031933
  • Stock: Temporarily Out of Stock
  • Size: 203x254 mm
  • Illustrations: 120
  • Pages: 128
  • RRP: £15.99
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The Cosplay Book of Ballgowns


A complete guide to creating your own masterpiece by Regan Cerato (Author)

Book Description

Design and sew a gown fit for cosplay royalty! Follow along with world champion cosplayers Cowbutt Crunchies as they walk sewists of all skill levels through magical ballgown builds.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Ballgowns: Ball Gown Anatomy & Basics, Ball Gowns in Cosplay, Getting Started

Beginning Your Project: Materials, Fabric & Tools, Creating a Project Plan, Before You Sew

Undergarments: Choosing Your Undergarments, Corsetry, Hoop Skirts, Petticoats, Unconventional Undergarments

The Skirt: Skirt Shapes and Patterns, Construction, Pockets, Finishings

The Bodice: Planning the Right Bodice, Construction

Finishing Touches: Embellishments, Footwear, Sitting and Walking, Photography and Posing

About the Author

About Regan Cerato

Regan Cerato is one member of the internationally acclaimed cosplay couple who specializes in complex couture cosplay and incredible pop culture-based designs. Her love of cosplay has taken her around the world, judging contests and hosting workshops. She lives in West Roxbury, MA, USA. Visit her website www.cowbuttcrunchiescosplay.com.

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The Art of Extreme Wig Styling

The Art of Extreme Wig Styling

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Fabulous Cosplay Footwear

Fabulous Cosplay Footwear

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