Nicole Wakelin

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Keep your pants up and look awesome doing it with these Star Wars and Sailor Moon seatbelt-style belts. Choose from Rebel, Imperial, R2-D2, or Millennium Falcon blueprint designs in a belt that fits waist sizes from 28-46 inches. Sailor Moon comes in one style for waist sizes 26.5-46 inches. All are officially licensed products.

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These POLYPODIS shoes look like they should be the official footwear of Cthulhu cultists. Designed by Kermit Tesoro, each shoe is a mass of tentacles that is both captivating and likely torturously uncomfortable to wear. Oh yes, Cthulhu would approve.

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Architect and fashion illustrator Shamekh Bluwi has come up with a unique way to combine his two skills into one. He creates paper cutouts of his dress designs leaving large blank spaces. He then holds them up to the real world and lets the city of Amman, Jordan complete the design.

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These cute mini tote bags are a great way to carry your essentials when you hit the beach this summer. Etsy seller MyMoemoe makes the 11.6″ x 10.8″ totes with cute polka dot fabric lining and two sturdy polyester handles. In addition to Toothless, Wonder Woman, and Ariel you’ll find lots of other pop culture characters including Pikachu and Jake.

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These little steampunk boxes from Brute Force Studios have straps and can be used like small purses. They also claim to prevent “nasty paradoxes of time travel”.

The first one opens and activates a mini black light when you press the screen. The second style has a secret back compartment with a mini plasma light inside.

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Storm clouds are gloomy, but not this one. This clutch handbag from Luna On The Moon is made of glittery fabric with matching gold lightning bolt charms. There are also two removable straps in a gold chain or rainbow design. It measures 22.5 cm wide x 33.5 cm long and is available in several different colors.

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When Stormtroopers hit the beach they take off the armor and put on a Hawaiian shirt (weirdly they leave the helmet on). This Japanese Stormtrooper Hawaiian shirt is an 80/20 polyester/rayon blend with an allover stormtrooper print. It even has Imperial logo buttons.

See Also: Star Wars Schematics On A Hawaiian Shirt

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This bit of fantastic cosplay features Ebony Amber as the Goblin King from Labyrinth. She looks perfect from that signature crazy hair to the makeup to the costume.

See Also: I’d Run Off With Jareth The Goblin Queen [Cosplay]

Photography by Mandi Martini.

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These skater dresses by Etsy seller thekawaiimachine take ghosts and witches out of the fall and into the summer. The ghost version has happy little ghosts flitting about the sky with clouds and moons. The witch version features the tools of the trade including potion bottles, crystals, and daggers. The magical weapons dress features all the weapons and transformation items a Sailor Scout needs. All are a 90/10 nylon/spandex blend available in several colors.

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Cosplayer Julian Checkley is pictured here in what may be the most incredible Batman cosplay ever. He decided to create the outfit in honor of the Batman video games, specifically Batman’s look in Arkham Orgins.

The armor is 3D printed and it includes a working fireball gauntlet, folding batarangs, and a wrist computer that displays sonar pings. The 3D printing was done by Kevin LeProp with photos by Kamil Krawczak.

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