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My Costume for Denver ComicCon!

Denver ComicCon starts June 15th!! EEEEKKKKK! It’s no surprise that I am totally stoked for this Con. Even going so far as to dress up for the occasion. šŸ˜‰ I am going for a steampunk doctor look. At GalaxyFest, the steampunk thing was HUGE! My costume really doesn’t have anything to do with my books but I thought it might be fun anyway. Besides, it would be pretty difficult to get a costume together for characters in my books since most are aliens šŸ˜€

For pics of the costume in its completion will have to wait until the actual Con but I thought I’d share some pictures of the props I’ll be using. Enjoy!

I got a couple of crystal growing kits and broke off pieces when they finished growing. Neat, huh??

I found these biohazard goggles and just HAD to have them šŸ˜€

I still have to hang some charms off the chain but I need hubbies help for that. I can’t pull the clasps apart!

The inside of my doctor’s kit

A suture gun I made from a hot glue gun and some old gears from a clock hubby found while we were camping šŸ™‚

I thought the gears gave my stethoscope a sort of steampunk feel…what do you think?

Field scientist kit I bought from a vendor at GalaxyFest. So COOL! I’ll wear this on my belt šŸ˜€

So what do you think of my props? Have you ever attended or dressed up for a scifi, fantasy, horror convention? I’d love to hear your stories!

Comment on this thread and I will choose ONE winner at random to win a e-book copy of my YA/time travel/coming of age novel, DANGEROUS REFLECTIONS! Winner will be chosen Monday, June 11th so make sure to get those comments in!

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9 Comments on “My Costume for Denver ComicCon!”

  1. MaryAnn Kempher June 5, 2012 at 11:00 am #

    I love time travel books. Have fun. šŸ™‚

    • shayfabbro June 5, 2012 at 11:02 am #

      Me too! I am so excited for this Con! I have a few left over paperbacks from my Portals of Destiny and am bringing the 2 YA/time travel books! Next Con I’ll have the scifi/fantasy books from the new publisher to bring šŸ™‚

  2. stevenluna June 5, 2012 at 11:05 am #

    WOW! So much awesome detail…can’t wait to see the whole thing all put-together and worn – GREAT JOB!

    • shayfabbro June 5, 2012 at 11:08 am #

      Thanks!!! I’ll post pics from the Con!!! Don’t want to give everything away so soon šŸ˜‰

  3. Cimarron West June 5, 2012 at 11:29 am #

    I love that you said “tit” in your blog. lol. No but seriously—-this looks like fun and right up your alley!!

    • shayfabbro June 5, 2012 at 11:33 am #

      HAHAHAHAHA!! I didn’t even catch that! Darn actual words sneaking their way into my blog! Fixed it šŸ˜€

  4. Mike Schulenberg June 5, 2012 at 6:42 pm #

    Looks like some fun stuff there. I bet it’s going to be a great costume.

  5. Janice Heck June 6, 2012 at 11:44 am #

    I WANA see a picture of the whole outfit!

    • shayfabbro June 6, 2012 at 1:58 pm #

      Hehehe! I’ll post pics after the Con šŸ˜‰

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