Cosplaying as Rey of Star Wars

Cosplaying as Rey of Star Wars | Scarlet Aura

Entire Rey costume (except the booties) made by me Unlike my Asuna of SAO cosplay that I created over a span of about 3 months, my Rey of Star Wars “The Force Awakens” took me a mere two nights to create! A hot glue gun and velcro are your best friend at times like these. As you know, it was May the 4th #StarWarsDay a …

Fashion Q&A with Deeva of Merwe Mode

Scarlet Aura | Fashion Q&A - Deeva of Merwe Mode

I have launched a Fashion Q&A series on Scarlet Aura where I interview fashion industry folk, and established and upcoming local fashion designers. I believe that you need to surround yourself with those that are where you aspire to be and I find that with each Q&A feature, I’m learning something new that truly inspires the budding designer in me to take things to the …

Kendo

Scarlet Aura | Kendo

Shirt – LABEL Collections // Jeggings & Booties – Cotton On // Shades – Stole From Hubby I got so excited when I first saw this shirt at LABEL Collections. It is reminiscent of a kendo uniform, and we all know how much I love all things Japanese. It makes me feel like I wanna do a sword fighting routine, even though this is, in …

How I made my Asuna of SAO Cosplay

Asuna of Sword Art Online Cosplay DIY | Scarlet Aura

Entire Asuna costume & breast plate made by me | Sword made by my hubby It’s finally here! As mentioned in my Cosplaying as Asuna of SAO blog post, I started the project in February this year and decided to film the whole process as I went along creating my costume. In the video I cover the making of Asuna’s pleated skirt, the sleeves, the …

Preppy Chic

Scarlet Aura | Preppy Chic

Top – LABEL Collections // Skirt & Scarf – Made By Me // Boots – Luella // Satchel – YOURS I can feel winter creeping up on us – it’s getting colder as each day passes by, the sun is rising later, and setting earlier. I noticed it more than ever last night when we went location scouting so we could shoot this look post! …

Cosplaying as Asuna of SAO

Cosplaying as Asuna of Sword Art Online

Entire Asuna costume & breast plate made by me | Sword made by my hubby You may be wondering what on earth made me cosplay! Well, I tell you this – I absolutely LOVE anime/manga art (hellooo, I even have a huge tattoo on my forearm!) and it’s always been a dream of mine to cosplay. Seeing as the cosplay community is growing here in …