Here's what's up at Organic Armor - Saturday, July 23, 2016:
New website in process! That means this (old) site has missing pictures and navigation issues. We are also having email delays. But it's going to be super beautiful SOON so if you can't find something, please check back in a day or two!

Cosplay

Thorin’s Crown

Commissioned crown of Thorin, worn by Alan Malpass Thorin Oakenshield, a character in JRR Tolkien's "The Hobbit", was the grandson of the King of the dwarves, Thrór. He was known for being leader [...]

Mermen Couture

It's going to be another year of mer-valous sea themed work! We kicked it off with this fabulous vest, made for the Mer King Christomer, who organizes the North Carolina MerFest. They just had their [...]

January 8th, 2015|Categories: Cosplay, Custom, mermaid|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

DragonCon 2014 Wrap-up

Mass Maleficent Selfie We had a great time at DragonCon, one of the largest cons in the US. Held in downtown Atlanta, it is a multi-genre con and quite a force of nature. [...]

Celtic Corset and Bracers

This beautiful corset with matching bracers is for sale. It is a deep green with gold and black trim, ornamented in a celtic style with a central interlacing snake design, woven scales and knotwork. The [...]

Collectible Barbie Cosplays

Life in plastic, it's fantastic! Yes, it's a Barbie World in the Organic Armor studio sometimes (though we don't use plastic). We've made three cosplay sets based on collectible Barbie so far and they are [...]

Cosplay Projects and Visionary Artists

Corset, headdress + for Barbie Queen of the Constellations July has been super busy. The high season of festivals and cons is upon us. Custom orders are flying in and out the door, [...]

Magnificent Maleficent

Maleficent poster from Nov. 2103 When I saw the teaser poster for "Maleficent" back in November I was enchanted by her horns - so curvy and strong. I shared the picture on our [...]

June 16th, 2014|Categories: Cosplay, Custom|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Thranduil Crown

Torrey in the Thranduil crown, photo by Nic Adams Finished the Thranduil crown last week, what a beauty! It was shipped off to Australia  right away but we did get some sweet shots [...]

June 8th, 2014|Categories: Cosplay, Custom, Photography|Tags: , , , , , |

NorWesCon Steampunk Fun

We finished a set of pauldrons and an octopus eyepatch for a steampunk pirate yesterday. They were packed up quick and are now winging their way to NorWesCon,  a sci-fi and fantasy convention in Seattle, [...]

April 15th, 2014|Categories: Cosplay, Events, Steampunk|Tags: , , , , , , |

Hands, Head, Heart or Why We Don’t Make Replicas

Amanda Swafford in an Egyptian Mina belly dance set. Photography by Photos by Luna He who works with his hands is a laborer… he who works with his hands and his head is [...]