If I didn't have my friend there the first time, I probably never would've gone to another con again. Having a friend near is encouraging and empowering. Same goes for trying new clothes and new styles.
If you are a geek girl and have been anywhere near the internet then you will have heard of Catherine Elhoffer of Elhoffer Design
. She is an independent designer and a one woman force of nature for fashion. She was recently featured in Blastr
about her journey into fandom fashion. Her origin story includes design school, Her Universe...
If you're familiar with the con life, you know that there's no fatigue like con fatigue. At the end of the day when the feet and ankles are throbbing... Worth it, yes, but what did the journey look like?
The feedback has been overwhelmingly positive. A lot of enthusiasm from both geek guys and gals. There has already been a lot of requests for accessories, a women's line as well as other properties like Marvel, Star Wars, etc...
While geek culture has exploded in the past decade, men's fashion has hardly taken a step. While female fashion has taken bold leaps in the past few years, the men are stuck in a temporal vortex with basic graphic tees and hoodies. 'They' say guys won't shop or that men don't care about clothes or their appearances. I don't believe that...
Shared experiences with our kids makes them extra special, as any parent can attest to. What I like the most about that, are the lessons learned by the both of us. How to unleash that Hero Within.
We love how Collider views these crossover
events put on by The CW: "Basically, they (The CW) tend to treat these crossovers as major storytelling events, usually to help expand their existing universe."
"Who's your favorite superhero?" A pretty common question for an icebreaker or even a nerd reality check. When it comes to the Justice League of America, the choice doesn't get any easier. I mean, you can't just narrow it down to just one, can you?
The official Hero Within website has been under construction since early May. Welcome to the 'News' section of the site where we make special announcements, reveal new product and share what's coming up with Hero Within.