Thursday, May 3, 2012
"…there is something more appealing about these costumes in comparison to many of the cosplay outfits we see at conventions today. Although I greatly admire the people who put huge amounts of work into making exact replicas of the Iron Man armour or figuring out how exactly one would construct a steampunk Dalek ballgown, there’s something to be said for sheer, balls-out enthusiasm.” — from Medieval armour made from rubber inner-tubes, “sexy” 1970s sci-fi convention fashions, vintage crime-scene photographs, and more.

"…there is something more appealing about these costumes in comparison to many of the cosplay outfits we see at conventions today. Although I greatly admire the people who put huge amounts of work into making exact replicas of the Iron Man armour or figuring out how exactly one would construct a steampunk Dalek ballgown, there’s something to be said for sheer, balls-out enthusiasm.” — from Medieval armour made from rubber inner-tubes, “sexy” 1970s sci-fi convention fashions, vintage crime-scene photographs, and more.

Wednesday, May 2, 2012
"…Better than a lot of the post-apocalyptic goth/armour/fetish gear you see in movies like Mad Max because you can tell that this outfit was hand-made using easily-available recycled materials, but it still retains the WTF (in this case, Medieval armour) aesthetic required for this type of costume." — from Medieval armour made from rubber inner-tubes, “sexy” 1970s sci-fi convention fashions, vintage crime-scene photographs, and more.

"…Better than a lot of the post-apocalyptic goth/armour/fetish gear you see in movies like Mad Max because you can tell that this outfit was hand-made using easily-available recycled materials, but it still retains the WTF (in this case, Medieval armour) aesthetic required for this type of costume." — from Medieval armour made from rubber inner-tubes, “sexy” 1970s sci-fi convention fashions, vintage crime-scene photographs, and more.