Ready-to-Wear Fandom Fashion @ Anime Boston 2014

Anime Boston 2014


Anime Boston 2014 by redcarpetsuperhero 
Hello everypony! I will be presenting a panel on ready-to-wear fandom fashion aka stealth cosplay at Anime Boston this weekend.  Following a presentation on the whats and hows of everyday cosplay there will be an opportunity to design outfits and play!
Sunday, March 23, 2014
Panel Room A
Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA
Any questions ping me on twitter!

Fashion Pixie: Why to Get Away with Dressing Like a Superhero at Work

In case you missed it, I’ve written on the topic of WHY I stealth cosplay at work.

I think a lot of people get fashion confused with the fashion industry. Stripped of presentation (shows, spreads, advertisements — marketing) which dictate trends (what the industry wants to sell) fashion is simply style. Your own personal style.

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Ready-to-Wear Superhero Panel

This slideshow was first presented following the RTWS fashion show at GeekGirlCon 2013.

Thank you: Geek Girl Con, Kristine, Stefanie, Suzanne, Ali, Alyssa, Cassi, Caroline, Jen, Sigrid, Laura, Katt, Lysha, Kiki, Sara, and Aeris

Ready-to-Wear Superhero @GeekGirlCon


Ready-to-Wear Superhero at Geek Girl Con by redcarpetsuperhero

Hello everypony! I will be presenting a panel on character-inspired everyday fashion at GeekGirlCon this Saturday. There will be a fashion show followed by a Q&A with me and my panelist-models. Geek isn’t just chic, it’s Style!

10/19/2013 7PM Room 303 | Ready to Wear Superhero

I will also be at the Media Signing Area (with other contributors to Chicks Dig Comics and related titles) prior to the panel 5-5:50PM, come chat!

In depth details about the whole con full of amazing guests and presentations are found HERE.

Ready-to-Wear: Pretty Deadly

Okay, I’m jumping the gun a little — this comic (by creative team Kelly Sue DeConnick and Emma Rios) isn’t even out until October — but I’m not the only one: it’s been generating buzz since its announcement and the fanart just keeps coming. I’m putting together ideas for outfits for con appearances in October and when I asked for suggestions Pretty Deadly‘s protagonist Ginny, the daughter of death, came up and I latched on. Here’s a first draft:

Pretty Deadly

Pretty Deadly by redcarpetsuperhero featuring:

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Ready-to-Wear: Captain Marvel (Casual)

Polyvore is fun, but can be limiting. I couldn’t get an Air Force t-shirt for the Off-Duty-Carol-Danvers set I suddenly and desperately wanted to make. So here it is OFF-polyvore.

a screenshot of my ready-to-wear Carol set

This ISN’T RTW superhero in the sense of building an outfit around a superhero’s supersuit but it IS RTW superhero in the sense of basing an outfit on a superhero, in this case Captain Marvel/Carol Danvers.

a scan from Captain Marvel 1

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Ready-to-Wear: Rainbow Dash (My Little Pony Week)

I have a RTW Rainbow Dash secret. But first, here is her Filly look:

Rainbow Dash (My Little Pony Week)

Rainbow Dash (My Little Pony Week) by redcarpetsuperhero featuring

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