Tag: Halloween

  • Halloween 2014 recap

    Last year I blogged about my Halloween costume, so I figured I’d continue the tradition. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Amethyst Marie (@amethystmarietm) I made the circlet for another costume a few years ago. The plastic sword was for a Xena, Warrior Princess costume. The belt and the gold slippers are […]

  • Halloween 2013 recap

    In case following my cosplay delusions got you wondering what I picked for my actual costume, here it is! Presenting a few grainy, badly-lit selfies of me as Velma Dinkley from Scooby-Doo. This costume is entirely made of pieces that I’ve owned for years. Except the socks. They were hard to find. They are soft […]

  • Nicola Tesla, Vampire: NBC’s Dracula

    What if Nicola Tesla were a vampire, and the corporate overlords who suppressed his inventions for their own profits were part of an ancient Draconian order of vampire hunters? I get the impression that was the original premise of NBC’s Dracula, and the network ended up using Bram Stoker’s public domain characters instead for the […]

  • Halloween Cosplay Countdown 2

    I’d had something else in mind for this post, but thanks to last night’s episode of Once Upon a Time in Wonderland, I no longer remember what it was. I have no idea what the writers or the rest of the fandom are calling this costume, so I shall call it Adventurer Alice. This has […]

  • Cosplay Countdown to My Imaginary Halloween

    For this and the next two weeks, Frivolity Friday will feature the fabulous costumery that I’m sure some version of me somewhere in the multiverse is planning to wear for Halloween. This week: Steampunk Batgirl! Or Batwoman. Or some OC fanfic ancestress in the Wayne family tree who got the whole Batperson thing started and […]