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Part 2 – Altering the Abbyshot Capaldi Coat

Continued from Part 1! If you remember from the last post, I had altered the body of my coat to a satisfactory size – which included taking over 5″ from the waist and 3″ off the sleeve length. The next … Continue reading

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Part 1 – Altering the Abbyshot Capaldi Coat

Last Gallifrey One, I was very excited to debut my first Twelfth Doctor outfits. I had spent so much time and energy (and money) putting together the three “tartan” looks that I couldn’t wait to show off. There was only one … Continue reading

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Cosplay Build: The Silver Matt Smith Waistcoat

There are some fabrics that, when gone, are impossible to truly replace. For the screen accurate live-action cosplayer, this can be a major stumbling block. Until Abbyshot released their 7b frock coat, the only real option was to drop the £1500-£2500 … Continue reading

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Pardon the Delay

Hey everyone! I wanted to take a moment to apologize for the delay in the posts I’ve been promising on social media and in person, including a blow-by-blow on my first major cosplay build, the Matt Smith “fish scale” waistcoat … Continue reading

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The Wand Company Eleventh/Twelfth Doctor’s Sonics – The Exhaustive Review

At San Diego Comic-Con this year, I was lucky enough to be part of The Wand Company’s limited run of new extending Twelfth Doctor sonic screwdriver universal remotes as #039 of 168 numbered pilot production units. I had extraordinary fun … Continue reading

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Magnoli Tie Review: The Armani Tie

At Gallifrey One this past year, I had a situation I blogged about where I ran into a Ten cosplayer who was wearing an Armani tie who I did not recognize (I know most of the cosplayers with original Armanis, … Continue reading

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Open Letter to the Management Team at San Diego Comic-Con

This last weekend, I had the pleasure to attend San Diego Comic-Con for the first time in my life. I have a post about all the amazing things I experienced coming, but before I get to that I would like … Continue reading

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With the major pieces in place and the rest on its way or in production, it’s about time I talked about my next major cosplay, which I’ll be debuting at Gallifrey One this February! (Please forgive the photos, I just … Continue reading

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More alternatives – S18 Tom Baker socks!

In 1980, Tom Baker’s outfit got a major make-over for S18 as part of new producer John Nathan-Turner’s vision for the show. He was outfitted in a burgundy scheme “swashbuckling” costume, complete with a new scarf. This costume has been … Continue reading

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Rocha. John Rocha.

No sooner had I published my latest rant about scalpers and hoarders snatching up all 8 Rocha ties than I came across a brand new eBay auction for more BNWT Rocha John Rocha ties! And even cheaper this time, at … Continue reading

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