A wonderful resource for historical costumers and cosplayers of most levels! This book goes through the techniques and materials needed for most of the foundation pieces for elaborate cosplay and historically inspired outfits. The attention to detail is fantastic! Cosplay Foundations is full of gorgeous photos, and has bonus downloadable patterns to help you get started. This book has a place on every costumer's shelf!— From What Kathleen Is Reading
Don't let your costumes fall flat Give them the support they need Get the right fit every time Elegant and professional cosplay foundations, fitted just for you. Create a capsule wardrobe of foundation garments, including corsets, bodysuits, hoops, crinolines, leggings, and more Sew the perfect silhouette for any costume, from historical gowns to structured armor and anime builds with multi-award-winning cosplayer Casey Welsch. This visual guide includes more than 400 step-by-step photos, patterns, and all the inspiration you need to give your garments a professional look that lasts with well-made foundations. - From armor to anime Sew a whole closet of foundation garments for cosplay - Get your best fit yet when you create fabulous corsets, hoops, petticoats, and more with award-winning cosplayer Casey Welsch - Improve your skills with more than 400 how-to-photos, a glossary, and resources - Add longevity to your costumes with foundation garments that protect them from perspiration and wear and tear.
About the Author
Casey Welsch is a multi-award-winning cosplayer who focuses on sewing and detail-heavy projects. Casey's passion for construction and costume making has allowed her to travel to competitions as both a contestant and a judge. She lives in Marietta, GA. caseyreneecosplay.com