My 2013 Halloween Costume: Origins

I haven’t dressed up much since college even though I’ve had great costume ideas. It’s always poor timing or weather. For example, last year, my Halloween costume was thwarted by Hurricane Sandy. I was going to be a Sexy Ood.

Free Pumpkin Carving Stencil: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Logo

Yeah, it’s just a little bit early for free pumpkin carving templates. Sure, the S.H.I.E.L.D. emblem pretty much already looks like a carving stencil. But Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. premieres tonight (and we’re all about convenience), so what the hell. There are going to be tons of Tiny Avengers running around looking for candy this […]

Etsy Trolling: Halloween

I wonder if there are as many people going steampunk for Halloween as there are tiny steampunk top hats for sale on Etsy. Also, this mask will haunt my dreams.

Sexy Costumes: The Manly Edition

I know your dilemma, guys. You want to pay homage to your favorite geek stuff with your Halloween costume, but you want to be sexy, too. I see you there gazing at the wall of masks on the comic shop, wondering, “Can I be sexy and still be a geek?”

Last Minute Halloween Costumes

I procrastinate. I embrace it, deal with it, and almost always get by with it. I’ve spent a few late nights and early mornings before conventions finishing props or even whole costumes. So if you haven’t figured our your Halloween costume yet, it’s okay. You still have two whole days, or at least all of […]