Snicklefritz Costume Emporium is a costume diary blog that follows the life of Amanda Marie. We love to share our story of how we create a beautiful costume out of nothing. We want to help you bring out the geeky side of you that wants to create and showcase your fandoms. Most of all, we believe that being a geek is the only way to be.
“I am a Costumer, I make clothes for imaginary people.” —Celestine Ranney, 1982
Being homeschooled for her high school years, Amanda had a lot of time on her hands. Coming from a crafty family, she quickly picked up sewing as a hobby to keep her busy. In the year of 2012, Amanda went to her first convention in Connecticut. She fell in love with everyone’s costumes! Putting her love of everything geek-like she started to make her first costumes. Now she is an experience costumer who designs her costumes on the side.
Amanda’s Top 5 Fandoms:
1. Doctor Who
2. Downton Abbey
3. Harry Potter
4. Sherlock Holmes