Cosplay used to be incredibly difficult to do before the age of the internet. Prior to the digital age, cosplayers had no resources other than the source material and their own imagination. Today, with the help of the internet, cosplayers are able to get multiple high-resolution photos of costumes, go on forums to chat and share ideas with other cosplayers, or search instructional videos for relevant tutorials on projects all to better realize their creative vision.
Jumping into the cosplay community has never been easier with all these online resources available to both veteran and potential creators. These guidelines are just a few tips and tricks to ease into the cosplay community. Have fun with future projects and keep creating!