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Amanda’s Monthly Cosplay Tip: Sewing Stitches, Explained!

Happy February everyone!  Can you believe that we are only 3 months away from Otafest?! I sure can’t! The planning staff is all working super hard at putting together the best Otafest
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Policy Update – Explicit Imagery on Clothing

Dear Otafest Community, Since Otafest 2019, many of you have reached out to us asking for us to consider a revision of our dress code policies regarding sexually explicit imagery
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Amanda’s Monthly Cosplay Tip: Choosing Fabrics

Hello cosplayers, and happy 2020!  I hope everyone had an amazing holiday season and that you spent some time relaxing and enjoying some time away.  But, in the immortal words
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Chair’s Holiday message

Dearest Otafest Community, It is with a full heart that I extend warm holiday wishes to our incredible community of supporters. From volunteers, vendors, artists, sponsors, panellists, special guests, event partners,
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Amanda’s Monthly Cosplay Tip: Explaining Cosplay

Hello cosplayers, and Happy December! One thing that makes December so special to me (other than my birthday lol) is all the time you get to spend with friends and
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Otafest 2020 Gift Tag

Gifting tickets to Otafest to your friends or family? Put this special gift tag under the tree! Download Otafest 2020 Gift Tag Early Bird pricing for Otafest 2020 ends December
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