Cosplay for Japan T+T+Q #2 Time is your best friend and you enemy!
There is a few examples of what I mean by this.
Making a costume a year before a convention time is on your side you have time to source your fabric your props really get the details planed in your costume. But the flip side is sometimes we give are self’s too much time! We make are costume everything is almost done just some minor details and you lose weight or gin weight! It’s only natural to have your body fluctuate. But it can be frustrating! Or you give yourself too much time and you procrastinate!
Making a costume 1 week before a convention (enemy)