Happy (early) Halloween! If you’ve been following my blog for a while or know me in person, you know I love costumes—my dream job is to be a costume designer. Since my boyfriend and I have both had a busy October of travel, we needed something easy for this year’s outfits and decided last minute on Bev Keane and Father Paul from the Netflix show Midnight Mass. It’s directed by Mike Flanagan, the same guy who did Haunting of Hill House, Bly Manor, and, most recently, The Fall of the House of Usher.
I think Midnight Mass is by far his creepiest series, but I was also raised Catholic and attended Catholic school… so I think it packs an extra punch. If you haven’t seen it, I recommend it for your next spooky show, and you also might want to skip out on this costume tutorial as it does contain a few spoilers. Continue reading “Midnight Mass Halloween Costumes: Bev Keane and Father Paul”
I love three-day weekends, but they always throw me off schedule! I definitely feel like I’m scrambling this morning. I spent Friday through Sunday at my first anime convention with my boyfriend and his friends, and while I’m glad I gave it a try, I can safely say it’s not for me… I have seen a few anime shows and movies but not a ton, and it was generally just a very chaotic and unorganized weekend—not really my vibe. I do love costumes though, so making my cosplay was a blast, as was seeing everyone else’s. I guess this week was just full of trying new things because I also went curling for the first time! Yes, curling. Such a weird thing to do, right? Continue reading “Weekly Recap #35, 2023”
Come on Barbie, let’s go party! As promised, here are the matching Barbie and Ken outfits that my boyfriend and I wore last Saturday for the Barbenheimer double feature (yes, we wore these outfits to see Oppenheimer as well—good thing it’s dark in the theater). Almost everything is thrifted, and we had so much fun putting these costumes together! Continue reading “Rollerblading Barbie and Ken”