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Join Elle and Ashlyn of La Vie Cosplay on this comedy podcast in the chaos of fandom, crafting, mental health, competing and the overall adventure that is cosplay con-going life. You won't believe what some people say; or what people think they can attach to their bodies with hot glue. Rated PG-13. Previously Sh*t Cosplayers Say
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Join Elle and special guest Makerfishmeal as we discuss their book "The Ultimate Glue Guide". Find out about the epic chart and all the secrets of adhesives. Buy the book: https://makerfishmeal.com/store/ https://www.instagram.com/makerfishmeal/ Produced by LVC Productions. You can find us on facebook, instagram, twitter, tiktok, twitch, and youtub…
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Join us for a little update and then the audio from the episode Ash and Elle were on for CosTalk Live! AMKE episode will air in April. We apologize for the delay. Life Stuff. Costalk Live: https://www.youtube.com/@CosTalkLive https://www.twitch.tv/costalklive https://www.instagram.com/costalklive/ Produced by LVC Productions. You can find us on fac…
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Join us for the audio from our halftime show from Anime Milwaukee 2024. We'll cover cat guests, a very special AMKE guest, and how to remove hot glue from your "skin". To see the video version please find us on YT https://youtu.be/ZEKn5Yfgzco?si=iRzATzG5wWYvc2n4 special thanks to Fox Den Media for the video. Want to see us return to AMKE? No gig is…
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Join us for the recording of the live panel "Wearing Your Fandom" at Planet Funkcon 2023 with Dr. Eric Wesselmann of Illinois State University. We'll success self expression, societal expectations, and the power of play. To see more of Dr. Wesselmann's fandom interviews and work with fandom and psychology please visit his channel Digital Golgotha P…
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Due to topics and content, this episode may not be suitable for all listeners. Listener discretion is advised. Join us for a glimpse into our stand up comedy live show. We're sharing clips with you from C2E2 2022 Live Show. There's toxic fumes, a silicone butt, women crying at Elle's feet, and overall a general level of chaos. Want us to perform at…
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Join us at Quad Con Cedar Rapids in Cedar Rapids IA Saturday February 10th from 10am-5pm. Over $1000 in cash prizes at the cosplay contests (craftsmanship and performance)! We will be 1 of your judges. Elle will also be performing LIVE! event page: https://fb.me/e/9HJZlyOcd Produced by LVC Productions. You can find us on facebook, instagram, twitte…
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Join LVC as we discuss what we learned actually trying to apply to convention gigs this year. We'll talk about what we ask for and the results of applying to 40+ conventions. We'll also discuss why, with our small social media following, we get booked as guests and things for you to consider if you want to become a convention guest. Comments or que…
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Let's revisit a classic. Join LVC for our holiday 2023 bonus episode. T'was the night before con...... Produced by La Vie Cosplay. You can find us on facebook, instragram, twitter, and vero at La Vie Cosplay. Our podcast instagram is podcastscs. Our website is laviecosplay.com. Have a fun, crazy con or cosplay related story? Absurd cosplay question…
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Join LVC on an episode discussing original designs. We'll give a background on the process of design, suggestions for building WIP books for original designs, and ponder the question; should original designs be allowed in cosplay contests. Produced by LVC Productions. You can find us on facebook, instagram, twitter, tiktok, twitch, and youtube at L…
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Join LVC for their adventure at Colossalcon North. We'll discuss our 10 hours of programming, a Beyblade tournament, gay whales, mushrooms, and a karaoke dance party. We will also discuss a situation which occurred that will include crisis intervention and management. The feedback form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdHP2wnGOAnC4ufSSPVkT…
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Due to circumstances beyond our control, Ep 90, which would have been our Colossalcon North episode, is delayed. We need more time to assemble and produce this episode. We hope you enjoyed all our programming at CCN and we will be back soon with hopefully an episode next weekend. https://www.instagram.com/podcastscs/ https://www.instagram.com/lavie…
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A follow up to the responses on our quiz for the “fact vs opinion episode including discussing some of the questions on the quiz. We’ll talk further about facts and opinions, as well as answer some questions spawned by this episode. ICL Solo: JediManda (Rhaenyra Targaryen - GOT: House of the Dragon) ICL duo: JZ_Cosplay and Sew Excited Cosplay (Vax’…
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Friday 1pm: Express Yourself: Cosplay Self Expression and belonging Kilamanjaro 5/Events 4 4pm: The Con-Goers Survival Guide Kalahari H/Events 3 3-8pm - Cosplay Meet and Greet. See Phil, buy merch. 10pm: Sh*t Cosplayers Say 18+ Kalahari H/ Events 3 Saturday 3pm: Bardnanigans Kalahari H/Events 3 8pm: Neuro-Spicy Kalahari H/Events 3 Sunday 1pm: Cosna…
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We all talk about what it’s like to win a contest...let’s discuss what it is like to lose, how to cope, how to behave, and what to do next. Post mentioned in episode: https://www.instagram.com/p/CyhLoqIr3Im/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link&igshid=MzRlODBiNWFlZA== The Value of Completing: https://podcastscs.buzzsprout.com/862060/13269285-ep83-the-value-…
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Join LVC for a discussion about the green room. We'll talk about why we call it the "green room", what it is, why it's important, and the experiences you can have with fellow contestants. We'll also do an international cosplay contest follow up. Produced by LVC Productions. You can find us on facebook, instagram, twitter, tiktok, twitch, and youtub…
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A continuation of the sandbagging episode, we are going to discuss the difference between facts and opinions. Find out why "you cannot compete with a costume that has already won an award" is NOT a fact, how to tell the difference, the impact of justice sensitivity, confirmation bias, cognitive dissonance, and conflict resolution. We will also talk…
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Join us for our adventures at Planet Funkcon 2023. We'll talk about why we hate boothing, the cosplay contest, odd interactions with attendees, and our comedy show. Hi Barbie. Special mentions of: Ginoza Costuming Mogchelle Celtic Honey Knightmage Betsy Bo Peep Izzy a Mess Jason Marsden Produced by LVC Productions. You can find us on facebook, inst…
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Due to illness and scheduling conflicts, we do not have an updated episode for you today. Elle continues to be struggling with a chronic illness on top of an acute illness first sore throat then terrible cough making it near impossible to record an entire episode at this time. Combined with scheduling conflicts for when the cough is less terrible, …
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Join us for a recap bonus episode of all the big cosplay contests from this summer 2023. We'll discuss ECG, WCS, NCC, and Fan Expo Masters of Cosplay Grand Prix. We will also give you some updates on the show and the rest of this season. Planet Funk Con is August 25-27 2023 in Davenport IA The list of winners is just too long. You'll have to listen…
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this episode may include topics and discussions of a sexual nature that may not be suitable for listeners under the age of 18. Listener discretion is advised. Let's talk about the sexy side of cosplay. Special guest The Cosplay Bunny will dive into the innerworkings of adult entertainment and 18+ cosplay content. We'll cover OF vs personal sites, s…
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So much buzz this year in the community about not being good enough, being upset about awards, and worrying if a choice will get more “points” with judges. We’ve discussed what to do to win awards. Now join LVC as we chat about the value of competition outside of winning an award. Congrats to the new team WCS USA 2024: Konekoanni and Kira_masquerad…
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Join LVC in a discussion about cosplay, self-expression, identity, and belonging. We’ll cover the importance of play in adulthood, the history of fashion and self expression, and how common interests and needs produce a sense of belonging within a community. Have additional questions on this topic? email or DM us! Reggiecon: https://about.illinoiss…
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Join Elle and Ash for a chat about the community SheProp with founder Beverly Downen of Downen Creative Studios. We'll discuss the importance of community, what is unique about SheProp, all the panels, and the importance of safe spaces especially for marginalized communities. Stay till the end to find out how many tangents we went on in this episod…
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Due to circumstances beyond our control, we are behind schedule. Enjoy a recording from our panel at Anime Fusion 2020 called If It Can Go Wrong. Produced by LVC Productions. You can find us on facebook, instagram, twitter, tiktok, twitch, and youtube at La Vie Cosplay. Our podcast instagram is podcastscs. Our website is laviecosplay.com. Have a fu…
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It’s fun to do “stupid” things with your friends. It’s great to do silly things with friends. But why, in certain environments, does that tend to get a little wild? Join LVC as we discuss why people are more prone to doing stupid things at con and some of the wild stories we’ve heard over the years. Jon the Fedex Guy, Kyle the hole in the wall, and…
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Happy Mother's Day. In this episode, LVC will discuss how cosplay has changed since the arrival of the Executive Producer. We'll talk about what new mom's go through, how things have changed in cosplay and con-going, and how to keep yourself in the process. Produced by LVC Productions. You can find us on facebook, instagram, twitter, tiktok, twitch…
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Due to situations beyond our control, we do not have an episode for you today. We'll return to our regular schedule May 14th. Produced by LVC Productions. You can find us on facebook, instagram, twitter, tiktok, twitch, and youtube at La Vie Cosplay. Our podcast instagram is podcastscs. Our website is laviecosplay.com. Have a fun, crazy con or cosp…
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Join us for our adventures in the PNW at Sakuracon. We’ll tell you about the cosplay contest, which was at 9am, eating all of the fish, one stacked cosplay contest, and more. Judges Choices: MayJean Cosplay chose Chaos in Motion Cosplay as Hannah Alexander's Tinkerbell Slaahv chose Metarooo and Kalverie as Link and Zelda from Legend of Zelda: Skywa…
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2 Live shows! Sakuracon April 7-9 Seattle WA Cosplay contest: Saturday 9am No Flutter Harley and Ivy 18+ Sunday April 9th 12:15am PST panel room 4 All Ages Sunday April 9th 1:30pm PST panel room 5 ReggieCon April 14-15th Normal Theater Normal IL Illinois State University FREE EVENT Friday April 14 Live show 9:30-10:30pm CST Cosplay event: Saturday …
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We’re getting in the way way back machine with special guest Ejen of Cosplay in America. Join us for a discussion about the trials of attempting cosplay without the internet, how cosplay changed from early-mid 2000s to today, and where we think the future of cosplay is going. https://cosplayinamerica.com/ https://www.instagram.com/cosplayamerica/ K…
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Join us for a very important update. Big change is here! We also have live shows to announce, a trip to the West coast, a University appearance, future plans, Elle’s cosplay identity crisis and their future in competing, and the tale of Cosplay Star. Reggiecon: Info Facebook Tax info: https://pocketsense.com/calculate-tax-prizes-won-13428.html?fbcl…
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Join LVC for our 4th listener stories episode complete with contest mishaps, contest Karens, a prop disaster, and a pure Disney princess moment. Special thanks to: https://www.instagram.com/ladycels/ https://www.instagram.com/henchwenchmakes/ https://www.instagram.com/zenzerocosplay/ https://www.instagram.com/theconcrew/ need more of La Vie Cosplay…
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Join LVC as we explore the tale behind infamous party room from Wisconsin known as the Corn Room. Hear the first audio clip from our exclusive live show and an interview with the masterminds behind the epic room. An LVC production. You can find us on facebook, instragram, tiktok and twitter at La Vie Cosplay. Our podcast instagram is podcastscs. Ou…
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Join LVC for our wrap up of season 3. We'll talk about future projects, finishing projects, YOLO 2023, the great guesting experiment, appearances, and more. Cosplay Doubling Stream: Sundays starting February 26th at 7pm cst twitch.tv/laviecosplay The Ultimate Guide to EVA Foam by Beverly Downen Live on Costalk Live February 12th 12pm MST/1pm CST at…
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Do you suffer from missing your "people? Wishing for just one more photoshoot? Or find yourself daydreaming about the past convention weekend? You may be suffering from PCD. Join LVC in our discussion about post con depression. We'll talk about what it is, why it happens, and what you can do to help yourself feel better. Post Con Depression song: h…
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Join LVC for a discussion with our friends Cosplay and Cocktails about the differences between comic-cons and anime conventions. We'll learn about Elle's fear of Dragoncon, age differences, content work, and the joy of being with "your people". Cosplay and Cocktails: https://www.instagram.com/cosplayandcocktailspod/ https://www.podpage.com/cosplayp…
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Join LVC for our holiday 2022 bonus episode. T'was the night before con...... Produced by La Vie Cosplay. You can find us on facebook, instragram, twitter, and vero at La Vie Cosplay. Our podcast instagram is podcastscs. Our website is laviecosplay.com. Have a fun, crazy con or cosplay related story? Absurd cosplay question? Or just something in ge…
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Join LVC as they discuss their adventure into wearing purchased costumes. Learn how that has changed their perspective on cosplay, opened new opportunities, plus sized cosplay, and the benefits of not always making your own costumes. Lumi.kha Cosplay Resale: https://www.instagram.com/lumi.kha/ Produced by La Vie Cosplay. You can find us on facebook…
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Join LVC on their adventures at Colossalcon North! Emcee shenanigans, contests, cheese, and WAH! Crown Championships US Representative:Pro of ProsandCons Cosplay 3rd place: Opiekun Studio 2nd Place: Jack of All Trades Vega (Latvia) 1st Place: Amazonian Cosplay (UK) Art to Play Before Christmas Cosplay #3 AUSTRALIA Kirilee Cosplay #2 CANADA Doll of …
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Join LVC as we discuss the impact of burn out from our current personal experiences. From collective trauma, compounded stress, being overworked, emotional baggage, and more. This includes the magic of not giving a F***. Join us for a vulnerable chat with your friends on what it’s like to be burnt out. If you find the F word offensive, this episode…
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LVC will be appearing at Colossalcon North in Wisconsin Dells WI at the Kalahari Resort from November 18-20 2022. Friday Cosplay Meet and Greet 3-9pm. Come win prizes at our table! Emcees for the AMV Contest 5-6pm LIVE SHOW Sh*t Cosplayers Say 18+ 10pm Kilamanjaro 7 Saturday Cosplaying as Persephone and Hades from Lore Olympus Emcees for the Cospla…
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"Wearing your cosplay on Halloween is a bit like sharing your epic fantasy novel with your sports-loving family" - Join La Vie Cosplay for a discussion on Halloween vs Cosplay with some special listener experiences. We'll talk about Halloween parties, the Halloween "gateway drug", and other uses for the holiday. Listener Submissions by: Steam Who C…
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Join us for additional adventures in Spain. We’ll reflect more on ICL, give you packing and traveling tips, Elle fangirling over a painting, and the most kawaii cafe. Twitchcon: needlework mothchildcc - Maghda, Diablo 3 FX Perlertricks - Tiny Tina, Borderlands 3 Armor feipaints - Fatalis Beta + Armor, Monster Hunter Worlds LTL - Ginoza Costuming - …
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Join LVC on our trip as Team USA for the International Cosplay League at Japan Weekend in Madrid, Spain. Let us take you on our adventures, to the competition, and special shenanigans with team UK. There is a transcript for this episode available. Click on the names for their instagrams. See instagram post for everyone's cosplays Our Helper: Eothen…
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Join us for the audio of our previous live on Twitch as we answer questions about the International Cosplay League which will take place on September 24th 2022 in Madrid Spain at Japan Weekend Madrid. Youmacon ICL preliminaries USA: https://www.youmacon.com/international-cosplay/ International Cosplay League: https://www.facebook.com/internationalc…
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We will be live on Twitch discussing our road to the International Cosplay League in Spain from preliminaries to now! Come ask your questions as we prepare to leave for Spain in 1.5 weeks! The audio will be posted to the podcast and the video will be posted to youtube at a later date. The video will appear on Twitch for 2 weeks. Saturday Sept 10th,…
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Join us for our adventures at C2E2 2022 along with information on not 1 but 3 international contests. We’ll chat about the live show, Crown Championships, WCS, Crunchyroll Hime Cup, Sheprop, and more. People we ran into: HDC Fabrications Plexi Cosplay Perlertricks stitchybcosplay Mpoppins cosplay SilkenStiches TristenCitrine Jedimanda Casey Renae W…
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Friends, LVC is a bit behind with ICL prep and returning from 2 conventions. Please enjoy some cut scenes from our Sailor Moon episode with Mew 21 Cosplay. https://www.instagram.com/mew21_cosplay/ https://www.instagram.com/podcastscs/ https://www.instagram.com/laviecosplay/ https://www.tiktok.com/@laviecosplay https://linktr.ee/podcastscs for addit…
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Join LVC on their journey to Anime Iowa 2022. Find out about the cosplay contest, adventures in emceeing, a full new live show, and BEES? The cosplay Guests Semetary Cosplay https://www.instagram.com/semetarycosplay/ Strawberry Cosplay https://www.instagram.com/strawberry.cosplay/ The Judges Laughing Rat https://www.instagram.com/laughing_rat/ Mimi…
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Join us for 2 live events! Anime Iowa July 22-24 2022 Coralville IA Friday: 130pm opening ceremonies 630pm the FULL live show Sh*t Cosplayers Say on Main stage Saturday: 630pm: Emcees of the masquerade / cosplay contest Sunday: 4pm closing ceremonies C2E2 August 5-7 2022 Downtown Chicago IL Friday: 830pm Sh*t Cosplayers Say LIVE S403 530pm Shop Tal…
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