The Maker Files Blog

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

How Cosplay Makers Discover New Products

In this blog post, we'll explain the most common ways cosplay makers discover new products to add to their tool kit as well as why that social proof is so important and necessary for the success of your brand.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Feb 27, 2019

Today's Most Innovative Cosplay Supplies and Products

In this post, we'll list some of today's most innovative cosplay supplies and products and explain how these new developments make their way into a cosplayer's tool kit.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Jan 9, 2019

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