…because of their body type, here’s what you do.
Pick out a favorite character. Research that character extensively.
Get a bunch of fabric, or whatever material is most appropriate. Get a sewing machine.
Carefully make a pattern based on your character.
Then hit yourself in the head with the sewing machine because no one cares what you think about the body shapes of cosplayers.
If You Feel The Need To Insult A Cosplayer...
“A woman from the audience asks: ‘Why were there so few women among the Beat writers?’ and [Gregory] Corso, suddenly utterly serious, leans forward and says: “There were women, they were there, I knew them, their families put them in institutions, they were given electric shock. In the ’50s if you were male you could be a rebel, but if you were female your families had you locked up.” —
Stephen Scobie, on the Naropa Institute’s 1994 tribute to Allen Ginsberg (via thisisendless)
I’m just frozen. Absences of women in history don’t “just happen,” they are made.