Features

Spotlight on Black Cosplayers (Part 2): An Interview with Brandon, Christopher, and Portia

This is the second article of a two part feature. If you haven’t seen part one, click here! As stated […]

Black Heroes Matter: Inspirational Black Characters in Pop Culture

From web-slinging superheroes to beignet-making princesses, black characters are inspirational to everyone. Diversity in pop culture is extremely important, but […]

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Spotlight on Black Cosplayers: An Interview with Cocoa Sugar, Patrick, and Carla

Cover Photos taken by @boundlesperception and @poicianmedia Here at Carbon Costume, we stand with the Black Lives Matter movement. Justice […]

Wheelchair Costume Ideas

Costume Ideas for People in Wheelchairs

For you or someone you know is in a wheelchair, it can be challenging to find the right Halloween or […]

Black Widow Cosplay Photoshopped

I Paid 4 Photoshoppers on Fiverr to Make My Cosplay Epic

If you’re a cosplayer like me, you probably get the same question at conventions: “May I take your picture?” If […]

Post-Apocalyptic Cosplay Ideas Inspired by the Pandemic

Top 10 Post-Apocalyptic Cosplay Ideas Inspired by the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has us all bogged down. For cosplayers, it can feel particularly upsetting, since most upcoming conventions have […]

Katsucon 2020

Cosplay at Katsucon 2020

Last weekend was Katsucon, an annual 3 day anime, Japanese culture, and fandom convention. Aside from its scenic location at […]

Cosplayers' Wishlists for Christmas 2019

Cosplayer Wishlists for Christmas 2019

We asked our favorite cosplayers what they were asking Santa for this holiday season. Whether a costume-making material or tool, […]

Cosplay Roundup at Anime NYC 2019

Cosplay at Anime NYC 2019

This November brought Anime NYC, one of the largest conventions dedicated to anime. Held in New York City at the […]

Costume Quest

Interview with Costume Quest Creators Bryan Caselli and Nick Bachman

We’re thrilled to have very special guests join us for an interview: Bryan Caselli and Nick Bachman, who produce, write, […]