The Maker Files Blog

Our blog for brands looking to create authentic connections with makers & DIYers

Cosplay on Halloween: More Than A Costume

In this post, we'll explain five important ways that cosplay on Halloween takes the holiday to a whole new level.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Oct 24, 2018

Makers 1-on-1: Cody Stanley and Ryan Dyke - Rubber City Cosplay

This week's Makers 1-on-1 interview features Cody Stanley and Ryan Dyke — co-founders of Rubber City Cosplay, a club for pop-culture cosplay enthusiasts. If your brand sells to cosplay makers, this 1-on-1 interview with Cody and Ryan will give you some important insights into connecting with makers like them.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Sep 12, 2018

How Cosplay Makers Create a Costume, Start to Finish

In this post, we'll break down the main stages of cosplay design and creation that go into every impressive final result.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Aug 22, 2018

The Buyer's Journey for Cosplay Makers

In this post, we'll show you how cosplay makers research, discover, and buy the products and materials they need for their elaborate costume creations.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Jul 4, 2018

Who Are Today's Cosplay Makers? [Statistics and Demographics]

One way to understand who today's cosplay makers are and what they do is by the numbers. In this post, we've collected some of the most interesting cosplayer demographics and statistics you need to know in order to connect your brand with their passionate work.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Apr 11, 2018