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The Book of Cosplay Sewing by Svetlana Quindt (Kamui Cosplay)

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Over the years Kamui has written and made videos of many cosplay making tutorials, and now they are available in book form! This book is fully illustrated, with many step-by-step guides.

This is part 8 of her books and covers:

- Introduction to tools, machines and materials
- Sewing machine and serger
- Choosing the right fabric
- Three useful hand-stitches
- Working with stretch materials
- Sewing simple gloves with lycra (drawing a pattern on paper)
- Sewing leggings with jersey (creating patterns from old clothes and working with a serger)
- Sewing a dress with satin (working with store bought patterns)
- Sewing a boot cover with faux leather (creating patterns with duct tape)
- Attaching armour to fabric

These useful techniques will also be covered:

- Creating a mock-up
- Adjusting patterns
- Placing a zipper
- Adding lining
- Many more useful tips

Featured examples include:

– Cleric (Aion)
– Xena: Warrior Princess
– Monk (Final Fantasy XIV)

The book is 52 pages long, in full colour, and written in English.