Find Your Ghibli in Cape Town!

Win big and promote Cape Town tourism by dressing up as Studio Ghibli cosplays in some of the most gorgeous spots in Cape Town! Comic Con Cape Town, FanCon and UCON tickets as prize!

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Cosplay Profile ~ Ren’s Box of Tricks

Click the image for Ren's Box of Tricks Bio and Interview Ren's Box of Tricks has officially been cosplaying since the end of 2011. She started cosplaying through the Cosplay Cape Town Facebook group when the founders created the first Picnic event in 2011 where she...

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Cosplay Profile: Zoeleena Cosplay

Written by Zaynab Asmal Zoeleena as Star Guardian Lux. Photographer: Jade Thomas As part of our initiative to encourage more cosplayers and connect the community more deeply, CCT will be posting local cosplayers' profiles on all their social media and encouraging...

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Japan Day and UCON 2019: Recap and Winners

Written by Zaynab Asmal This month has been quite the crazy ride and somehow it's still not over! We didn't manage to write a #FridayFeature, but here is a mid-week update about the winners of this weekend's events! First up: Japan Day Recap! Japan Day 2019 took place...

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CTIAF 2019 Winners!

Written by Zaynab Asmal 2019 has started off with a bang and the acceleration is already building as we head to some of the biggest events of the year. But the love and interest in small events that support cosplay still remains, so our deepest thanks to those who...

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(Almost) New Year, New Us

We are finally ending the hiatus! Consider this our warning before the storm that will be 2019 hits. Are you ready for great content and features?

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A look back at Japan Day 2017

Stellenbosch, for those intrepid travellers brave enough to wander beyond the reach of the South, is a breath of fresh air. Vineyards, orchards and massive tracts of greenery are entangled with residences and bustling cars. But for cosplay enthusiasts, the true allure...

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How to Sew a Sailor Collar

Reposted from Cosplayer McCall's If you cosplay anime and manga characters with any regularity, there’s a good chance that at some point you’ll end up needing to sew a classic seifuku. There are any number of variations on the basic idea, as seen in everything from...

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