The word “Cosplay” which shorts for “Cospaly Costumes” has been well known all over the world.More and more people would like to have a try on cosplay in order to express their passion of animes or movies.Besides some people take part in cosplay just for fun.Cosplay is not very difficult if you are not serious.But if you want to be the center of attention on the cosplay show,it becomes necessary for you to know some tips of cosplay.I think the most important of cosplay is the choice of your character.Follows are some suggestions when you choose your character.
1. What characters do you like? Write them down on a piece of paper.Then wipe off those characters which confusingly similar to other animes and let the characters that are easily recognizable left.
2. Look at the list. Think about your sewing skills. Which costume would be easy for you to make? Take that into consideration when choosing your character.However if you want to buy a outfit for your character,you can skip this step.Because cosplay costumes online now are very cheap,you can save a lot of time in this way.
3. How accurate do you wanna be? Does your budget allow for all the items you will need to construct your costume?Will you need a wig, makeup, large prop, or even special contact lenses?
4. Do you resemble your character in anyway?This usually isn’t really important, but if you feel it is, try to work with it.For example, if you are a cute female with blond hair, and you really like Fairy Tail, try going as Lucy.But remember, what’s most important is how you feel portraying that certain character.
Cosplaying is not just dressing up imitating what an anime character looks like but it is more of like being one with the character so it’s better for you to choose your favorite anime characters.After you have decided your character,you’ll need to learn some tips and tricks to make your hair and makeup look as good as your costume.Have all these done,then put your costumes on and enjoy the cosplay.