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>Last one ded
Old thread! >>9654852

Whether you're a cosplayer, photographer, lolita, into another form of Jfash, or just interested in the con scene or getting into these hobbies, feel free to post here and find friends.

Please note this is not a hook-up thread, and please keep things /cgl/ related. <3

>Cosplay, Jfashion, Lolita, Photography, or just cons?
>Age/Gender/Location
>What cons do you attend? What do you like to do? (panels, AA, masq, parties, etc)
>Favourite games, anime, brands, prints, etc
>Characters/series cosplayed from (if applicable)
>Other interests
>What are you looking for?
>What are you NOT looking for?

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>Cosplay, Jfashion, Lolita, Photography, or just cons?
Cosplay & Cons
>Age/Gender/Location
20/F/San Diego (and NorCal during summer/winter breaks)
>What cons do you attend? What do you like to do? (panels, AA, masq, parties, etc)
ALA, AX, SacAnime, WonderCon, as many as i can (i go for artist alley and to cosplay)
>Favourite games, anime, brands, prints, etc
Berserk, HunterxHunter, wow, dota, jojo, witcher
>Characters/series cosplayed from (if applicable)
i've done a lot. hunterxhunter, ff7, sailor moon, dota
>Other interests
videograhy
>What are you looking for?
people to cosplay with, i love groups! friends. Bonus points if you just want to discuss crafting in general like fabric, foam, techniques, wip pics!
>What are you NOT looking for?

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Thread-boosting punch!
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Ok I'll bite.

>Cosplay, Jfashion, Lolita, Photography, or just cons?
Cosplay, cons
>Age/Gender/Location
26/m/NY
>What cons do you attend? What do you like to do? (panels, AA, masq, parties, etc)
AnimeNEXT, Katsucon, Otakon, Anime Boston
>Favourite games, anime, brands, prints, etc
Games: Currently playing Persona 5, Warframe, Overwatch, Fire Emblem Heroes
Anime: Haruhi, Monogatari, BnHA, Fate series
>Characters/series cosplayed from (if applicable)
Susanoo (AgK!), Assassin EMIYA (FGO), Chrom (Fire Emblem), Koyomi (Monogatari), Amakusa Shirou (Fate/Apo), Noctis (FFVX)
>Other interests
Martial arts and playing music

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>>9713271
I really liked your sophie cosplay, l’d seen it before but didn’t realize it was someone here
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>>9718217
Talk to me :^)

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what are some easy cosplay ideas for /fit/ guys?
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>>9718142
>easy cosplay
Why?
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>>9718153
fishing for compliments
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>>9718142
rocky from rocky horror picture show
any wrestler that only wears a speedo
chippendale dancer
magic mike
michael phelps (speedo, swim cap, giant bag of doritos, weed optional)
naked raiden from mgs
old spice guy
memes
foxy grandpa
some character who wears a t-shirt and jeans
some character who wears pants only and maybe a hat
a mailbox
literally anything

Vintage is classier, cheaper, can be worn daily, and shares the same silhouette. A lot of lolita pieces are basically vintage clothes just with more cheap ribbon and lace slapped on.
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>>9715244
>>9715122

Most lolitas I know wear vintage as their daily wear what is OP smoking
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>>9715540
Underrated post right here
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>>9715906
I love this... Anon, can you please please post a pic of the Gunne Sax dresses you own?
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As someone active in the vintage/historical community, there's a lot of wank about prints, particularly Horrockses prints (that are currently being churned out by ASOS on awful polyester items). Real Horrockses prints are very close to the lolita aesthetic, though.
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>>9717902
different strokes for different folks? no one in my community wear vintage for daily wear, it's more like normie or tumblr-kei

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A trend that always bothers me: Cringy basic white girl cosplayers who get by on their "looks" and taking off their clothes. Discuss.
Pic related
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>>9713999
Wow, >>9700259, hit the nail on the head there. It's weird, since it's not like op is wrong. But then again, you can see all the jealous fatties/anachans trying to shit on susu despite the fact that she's one of the least offensive people posted itt, so I guess I can't expect any better.
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>>9718017
> cute and physically fit asian
>tfw

>"bumpy stick"
>"typical oriental girl"
>"ain't all that"
>"her mouth is crooked, and she has weird lips...just my opinion."

Middle aged white women btfo
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>>9718017
She's fucking adorable, holy shit.
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>>9718017
woah she's gorgeous
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>>9718017
Show any white middle aged woman an attractive, young woman and they freak the fuck out, it's like they're coming to terms with how old and busted they are

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Hey, /cgl/, I want to make a cosplay of Queen Eclipsa - and I'm almost done with figuring out all the stuff I'll need - but I'm clueless when it comes to finding her hat.

What kind of hat is it? What would it be called?
Also, what, exactly, is the neck accessory she's wearing?

Thanks in advance.
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You better not disgrace my waifu anon
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>>9716752
Use a big summer hat for the base form,get bendable wire to shape it the way you want,cover the hat with material fabric the same color as her dress.
The neck piece just looks like a pulled up frill layer kept up by the black lace/ribbon (the neck piece ,white part ,might need custom work to stay up with sewing it should be do-able.
have fun :)
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>>9716752
for the neck it's Victorian ruffle or try Victorian Jabot
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>>9716752
The hat is also victorian with feathers

Alright gulls, even the fittest of us can benefit from some lifting and cinching. Spill your faves. Corsets, bodysuits, control tops, butt pads, spanx, whatever you got
>pic somewhat related?
Although apparently there’s a lawsuit of fatties upset that these waist cinchers aren’t making them look like celebrities who can afford to spend a small fortune on plastic surgery.
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>>9717261
>I'm a fatty chan. (30 in waist)
That doesn't say much. 30" at ~5'10" isn't terrible, but 30" at 4'11's might be kinda bad, depending on how their built.
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>>9717266
I'm 5' 4 with a 37 in bust and 38 in waist. By cgl standards I'm a fucking house.
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>>9717270
>38 in waist
I hope that's a typo because that is the size of a fucking house

>>9717266
I'm not denying that women can have larger waists and builds, but 30 inches at 4"11 is very bad and very huge anon.
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>>9717274
That is indeed a typo my bust is 38. Holy shit if my waist was 38 in I'd just give up on anything not made of cheap ass polyester and tears.
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What are the best and worst corset brands? Who should starters avoid and who should they spring for?

Hiya, So I've cosplayed a few times, and I recently did my first "Creative" cosplay. I call it, E-sports D.va. Kinda just a shy weeb girl and this is my first time posting on 4chan D: If anyone wants to see more cosplays ( I have a few events coming up) I'll post them on insta @ Pastel.nekoo0 ty ty ty
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>>9717601
Hey >>9717606 here.

Your ego needs to be deflated just as much as the person you are arguing with BTW.
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>>9717608
Ego? Where? I appreciate your advice, but my triangles worked out fine for me. They came out fine in photos as well, and I just found it more enjoyable to use. I'm not giving my opinion as a professional or anything like that, just from experience. There's no ego involved.
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>>9717607
/cgl/ isn't Lolcow lmao. The board isn't geared towards bashing people. If that's what you think it's about, you're using it wrong. :)
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>>9717615
OH SWEET SUMMER CHILD
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>>9709657
the state of 4chan in (((current year)))).
>feelsbatman.jpg

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Thots have already invaded and pretty much taken over cosplay.
How long till they do the same to lolita?
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>>9712673
God forbid people be multifaceted and not dedicate every once of attention and income to one hobby.

I get being upset at people who put zero effort in, but if you're truly upset that people aren't being totally, wholly submissive to lolita and lolita only as a way of life, you're creepy and sad.
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>>9715130

Again, you sound unhappy you can't afford the dress.

Besides that sounds fake as fuck. Chinese porn isn't even porn because of how harsh laws are in China.
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The reckoning is upon us.
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>>9708036

Anti-SJW military lolita gf edition
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>>9713301
Man i'm the same situation as you. It sometimes pisses me off thinking than fatter but smaller people than me can fit piece i probably couldn't breathe properly in them.

Thank god we can nicely fit every shirred piece at least!

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>all the sensible points you can offer can't do anything against people feeling offended
I feel you, anon
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>>9709504
>go to the gf store in my new coord
>make my way to the lesbian section
>my hoop skirt knocks over a clearance bin full of fatty-chans
>mfw security subjects me to a full butthole inspection and bans me for a month
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>>9714596
>forced into butt-hole inspection
>not defiantly pooping
Shiggy diggy.
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>go to cafe with bf wearing lolita
>catch sometime staring at me
>its another lolita
>go to smile at her on my way back from the counter
>she looks at me like i'm a piece of garbage ita mess
>quickly look away

i don't really understand, any time i've seen a lolita in the wild its been a welcome sight. i would think the same for anyone else who's in the fashion. i obviously know you dont automatically become ~~bestest frilly friends forever~~ just beause we're wearing the same fashion.

has anyone else had this happen to them?
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>>9711832
I'm unbelievably jealous because all my dream dresses are from mm, but good for you anon!

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Putumayo is dead, so let's have a punk lolita thread.
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>>9705097
Oh shit i think I have a knockoff of that bag.
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>>9717710

Cosplay, lolita, kawaii shit whatever you got
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>>9716447
It's not worth $700. It's not totally terrible but yea, definitely not worth that price
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>>9716499
Its the waterproof thick plastic satin they make cheap shower curtains and table cloths out of. Its easy to wipe clean, which... I'm guessing is an intended feature.
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>>9715755
Those poor shoes, holy crap!
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>>9717641
Thanks for that image...

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Previous thread: >>9699224

Why did she think bandaids and that cincher belt were a good idea?
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Why tho?
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>>9711248
i love her so much
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>>9709571
amazing!!
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>>9711244
just recently started following them on insta
i love and am confused by the coords and editing

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Post about things that make you nostalgic (cosplay or lolita/general jfash!)
It can be pics,stories,...everything as long as you keep it /cgl/ related!


Pic very related. I miss coming back home from school and going on EGL on Livejournal.
I also kinda miss old internet in general (before 2010), and being so carefree.
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Her music videos are all expunged from YouTube but I used to listen to a ton of Yukarin!
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>>9716497
>>9716535
its slow going because were from different comms, im working on the graphics and shes coding but i promise to come back with updates!
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>>9702876
The bottom left dress is making me swoon
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>>9717530
Another anon here saying please do this. EGL wardrobes are helpful, but only until you buy or sell something. I have a spreadsheet where I keep track of everything, but not having pics sucks.
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>>9691628
Sounds a bit like poupeegirl but better! I loved that site. I really hope it works out for you, anon.

Old thread >>9695736
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>>9716805
>>9716806
>samefagging this hard
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>>9716805
Common sense would say that shirring with corset lacing is the best option of you fluctuate that much. Ditch the unshirred pieces for stuff you can wear more often.
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>>9716806
Yeah, by 4lbs, not 30.
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>>9716710

It's more that you mention you phase in and out of certain styles. So if you're "in" to one style and out of the other, you can pack up the style you're not currently into, wait until you're out of the other one and into this one again, and swap the entire style. It's not really that the clothes are available for you to in the same way it would be if you had it hanging in a seperate closet, it's more that you can swap entire style closets when you fall in and out of love with them.


>>9716833

That's how I didn't notice my weight fluctuating. I started wearing those more often, then had a shock one day when I realised I didn't really fit properly into a shirred dress the same way I used to.

Seriously though, don't worry about me. the fluctuations are more like I overate this year, and diet down to skinny next year. Working on keeping better track of my eating habits so I stop putting on weight, it's just this one spot in the year where we get really slammed at work and then my eating goes to shit. I'm trying out mealprep next year to see if it stops my weight fluctuating so much.

btw >>9716591 was my comment, >>9716805 isn't.
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>>9711705
I collect BJD's! Surprisingly don't own a lolita specific doll, but I have some in other jfash.

Have you considered Pullips? They're not my aesthetic but I know at least AP has released some.

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Since the last one had a few bits of Dota sprinkled through it we may as well group all of the ARTS games together to hopefully keep things maybe slightly more active.

ASSFAGGOTS = Aeon of Strife Styled Fortress Assault Game Going On Two Sides, so you don't have to hit Urban Dictionary.
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A Crystal Maiden from the EPICENTER event a year or two back.
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>i really dont want this thread to die
I really want to attempt to cosplay Cyberpunk Zoe, but I'm clueless as to how I would make the wig work without it being five bajillion pounds. Does anyone have any suggestions? I was thinking maybe incorporating some type of ribbon for the green things, but I feel like that would look so bad..



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