Archive

Category Archives for "Arts & Crafts"

The 5 Coolest Harley Quinn Costumes [Ranked]

If you want to dress up like the cartoon psychopath Harley Quinn (Harleen Frances Quinzel), there are some compelling options. The Suicde Squad supervillain costume is one of the more popular cosplay and Halloween options. Probably the best costume if you want a total solution is the officially licensed Suicide Squad Harley Quinn costume from Rubie.  It’s a […]

Continue Reading

The 5 Coolest Minion Costumes [Ranked]

If you want to dress up like a Minion, we can’t say we exactly understand why, but suffice it to say there are a lot of costume options on the market.  Kidding aside, these yellow, pill-shaped creatures were a phenomenon when they first appeared in the Despicable Me movie franchise. Speaking gibberish, these small, blubbering henchmen […]

Continue Reading

The 5 Coolest Daenerys Targaryen Costumes [Ranked]

If you want to dress up like Game of Thrones sensation Daenerys Targaryen there are some interesting costume options.  You can purchase her Blue Qarth party dress, a striking brown Dothraki halter and apron combo, and even a formal black cosplay cloak. Or you can just buy her distinctive platinum wig and call it a day.  If you’re […]

Continue Reading

The 5 Coolest Lara Croft Costumes [Ranked]

If you want to dress up like Lara Croft- you’re in luck. There are a bunch of cool costumes and YouTube explainer videos to help you achieve the look of this controversial video-game and movie heroine. Indeed- Angelina Jolie’s cinematic interpretation of the 1996 video game caused a huge stir. And her look became iconic (Source).Costume Or […]

Continue Reading

The 5 Best Washi Tape [Ranked]

This decorative Japanese tape has a ton of different uses- a slew of crafty YouTubers have showcased its diverse various applications. Indeed- there are a ton of washi tape designs you can select. Many craftspeople have entire closets crammed full of the tape in colors and prints & different widths. It’s super-addicting once you get started. It’s […]

Continue Reading

The 5 Coolest Dinosaur Costumes [Ranked]

If you’re starved for costume ideas- you cannot go wrong with a dinosaur costume. While the most popular is undoubtedly the inflatable T-Rex, there are some plush fabric slip-ons ideal for adult and children as well. The inflatable options are battery-powered by double AA or triple AAA fans.  This one even comes with a roaring sound!Buyer […]

Continue Reading

The 5 Coolest Deadpool Costumes [Ranked]

​The Deadpool character is a phenomenon- people love this snarky sociopath.  He’s a ribald, cocky Marvel superhero- and if you want to be like him, probably the closest you’re going to get is buying a costume. We collected the five best-selling Deadpool costumes below. Whether you’re buying it for ​adult cosplay or your kid’s Halloween party, buyers say […]

Continue Reading

The 5 Coolest Pikachu Costumes [Ranked]

If you have a dire urge to dress yourself or your kid up like Pikachu- rest assured there are some amazing costumes on the market. Buyer FeedbackWhile many of the costumes are designed for kids, there are adult Pikachu costumes, as well. Sizing can be a bit tricky. In our research buyers say that sometimes they have […]

Continue Reading

The 5 Coolest Steampunk Goggles [Ranked]

No steampunk cosplay is complete without a pair of retro-futuristic goggles. We assembled a list of the five best-selling steampunk goggles.What Is Steampunk?But first…if you’re unfamiliar with this science fantasy subgenre, it draws inspiration from the technological aesthetic of 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery (Source). Closely affiliated with cyberpunk, steampunk is more concerned with alternative history- frequently […]

Continue Reading

The 5 Best Scissor Sharpeners [Ranked]

Scissor sharpeners are tools that are used to keep scissor blades sharp. Scissor sharpeners can be simple manual devices such as a sharpening stone or they can be complex electric machines or something in between. How do they work? Scissor sharpeners generally use a type of stone to sharpen in which the blade of the […]

Continue Reading