Buff Coat Project 2.0: Prepping & Planning

Buff Coats
Excerpt: Making a Tandy Leather run this weekend. Hoping to get some materials for Buff Coat Project 2.0. Last year I embarked in Buff Coat Project 1.0. I had envision getting lighter leather so I could wear...

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Excerpt: While at NYCC I ran into Shattered Stitch Cosplay. She hailed me down because I was wearing my Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag cosplay. We chatted a bit, took pics of each other's costumes, and then...

Pictorial: The Carolingian Caliver Company standard

Excerpt: Last spring one of my fellow SCA fencers came up to me saying he wanted to be the standard-bearer for our fencing unit, the Carolingian Caliver Company. I loved the idea. The only problem was that...

Buff Coat Project 2.0: Purchasing & Proof-of-Concept

Buff Coats
Excerpt: On Saturday, I met up with a bunch of other friends at Tandy for a leather run. I had a good idea of what I wanted to get in terms of leather and tools, but was a little foggy in terms of specifics....

In which the author becomes a 3D model

Edward Kenway 3D Model Cosplay
Excerpt: While at NYCC I found this rad booth that turns you into a 3D model. From there you can get 3D figures printed of yourself. So I said, "Hell yes" and ran over and jumped on their little platform. The...