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Ep 72 - 2020 Autorama: Our Passions

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Ep. 71 - Celebrating Cosplayers of Color

This week's guests talk about the importance of representation and being the best we all can be!
 Here are some links so you can follow these two cosplayers if you want to see more awesome projects by them!
Prince CamuiTwitter
Facebook
Instagram
Black BettyTwitter
Facebook
Instagram

Share with us your favorite cosplayers of color in the Facebook Group!

 - The Stitch and Seam Team

Ep. 70 - Embroidery Techniques: Blog Part 1 - Basic Tools

Finally, the visuals to accompany this episode on embroidery terms and techniques! This episode covers some general terms that can get you started on embroidery. The blog posts for this episode will have more than part. This is Part One: Basic Tools.

This method of adding details to your costume can be very time consuming, but therapeutic at the same time. During this time of social distancing and many hours spent at home... maybe this is the time to try something new and dig into the world of embroidery!
Basic Tools Here are some basic tools to start with. Part Two of the blog posts will cover some of the basic stitches later this week.

Embroidery Needles: These come in all shapes and sizes. Ask your local craft store for which ones work best. I use sharp needles for thick fabric and dull needles for fabric that has decent texture/holes already in the weave. You can also buy a kit with a variety you can experiment with.

Floss: Not the kind you use on your teeth of course. Embroidery f…

Ep. 65 - 2020 New Year, New Resolve

This year, let's resolve the be the changes we want to be in our community. Be the positive influence! Be the best example of a cosplayer! Be the best you that you can be! .... Also less con crunch >.>

We also had our livestream of us making nerdy gingerbread houses. Check it out in the video!


As always, we love our listeners! Looking forward to another year with you!
 - The Stitch and Seam Team

Anime Banzai Episodes 61 - 64 and 66 - 67!!

Anime Banzai was full of shenanigans and so many great cosplays. Each of us on the team were able to interview and talk with many different cosplayers. Here are the episodes form that most epic of weekends at our near and dear anime convention.




Pannon Talks with her fellow judges from the Cosplay Contest and discusses their points of view from behind the judging table!




Our live show was a big hit, with audience members participating and all of our nerdy joy comes out as we discuss Anime!




Pannon and David play Dread with a group of friends! Their shrieks of terror and the tumbling of jenga blocks are music to ones ears yes? May Chad live long! This episode is quite long but it is quite a laugh.



VFire moderates her "Create the Impossible" Panel with guests. How will you achieve your impossible dreams?





David takes to the green room to see how contestants are feeling and what their thoughts on the contest are.

Episode 59 - Cosplay tips for Halloween

"I have nothing to wear?"
"Is this too much for Halloween?" If these quotes sound like you, then this episode has some advice to help you answer these questions. Happy Halloween! How do you make Halloween work for your cosplays? Here are some helpful tips to have a fun filled Halloween and how not to get caught up in quality of cosplays on this most epic of nights.

You can also check out spooky live stream "Screamsgiving" in the videos here. (Language Warning!)
Part 1
Part 2 Part 3

Thanks for listening,

- The Stitch and Seam Team