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Steampunk Cosplay

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"Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions." - Albert Einstein  The World of Cosplay  Imagine a world where every day you dress up as your favorite pop-culture characters. Every day you are something different. One day you are Wonder Women from the DC Universe. The next day you are Alice in Wonderland. Follow me down this rabbit hole as we explore the world of Steampunk Cosplay.  Cosplay literally means "Costume Play", and it is exactly what it sounds like!  It was inspired by the practice then-known as fan costuming at science fiction conventions, beginning with the...

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Our First Con: Rocky Mountain Con

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Last month we attended our first con ever. And it was incredible! We saw everything from Deadpool to steampunk Disney princesses. We met the original Blue Ranger from Power Rangers, which was a dream come true for some of us at Hattast-ique. The best cos play costume contest was adorable, as most of the contestants were little kids! And of course, the other vendors were great. It was hard not to want to buy 1 thing from each amazing vendor!  All this to say... we love cons! What a great experience we had for our first one but trust me...

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