Bad-ass woman warrior costumes and armor for LARP, Ren faires, cosplay, or Halloween #Pop Culture#costumes#festivals#geeky#Halloween May 23 2018 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Lady Warrior Full Armor from Iron Woods Shop Related Post Because anyone should be able to be a princess AND Darth Vader at the same time Who wouldn't want to be a princess AND Darth Vader? Somebody hand me my pink lightsaber already. I was thinking about the upcoming summer festival season, convention season, Renaissance faires, and of course, it's never to early to plan your Halloween costume. And it dawned on me: this past year has been ALL about the woman warrior. From the Dora Milaje in Black Panther to Wonder Woman to Captain Phasma to Tessa Thompson's epic Valkyrie, bad-ass women in armor are where it's at. So I went a-hunting for some not-too-revealing, super kick-ass woman warrior costumes and armor for all your LARPing, convention, Ren faire, cosplay, or sexy role play needs. Here are some of the best I found… Black Panther's Dora Milaje costume Dora Milaje costume from Costume Era Or for a cosplay-lite look: Dora Milaje Fitted Tank from Sugar Lump Creations – also check out these leggings! Black Panther-inspired necklace from PunkADermy Wonder Woman costumes Warrior Wonder Woman Costume from delphina123 Hippolyta costume fromButaphoria Studio Vikings & Valkyrie costumes Vikings Armor from Bard Jester ShieldMaiden Armour from Bard Jester Thor Ragnarok Valkyrie Costume from Chloe Keef Norse Armor from Ascuas Negras Xena Warrior Princess costumes Xena Warrior Princess Costume from SiQ Clothing Dark Xena Warrior Princess Cosplay from Valkyrie Cosplay Medieval-inspired armor Lady Warrior armor from Armstreet Leather armor with corset from Muarta "Archeress" outfit from ArmStreet Straight-up fantasy costumes Dragon warrior outfit from Maskarada Masks "Hella" armor/corset from Agarthis Warrior Dark Elf Armor from Iron Woods Shop Pickles, pirates, and busty ladies: what to expect at a Renaissance fair As a huge fantasy geek, dressing up in period costume, eating giant dill pickles on sticks, and watching sexy people joust is my happy place. I also wrongly assumed that… Read More Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride's Executive Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Crying over spilled breast milk: the decision to exclusively breastfeed my baby NEXT I am curvy and that's beautiful: my (ongoing) journey toward body positivity Show/Hide comments [ 4 ] …and to think that when I was but a wee lass, the only girls' costumes in the Sears Wish Book were: Nurse Bride/Miss America Cheerleader/Majorette Ballerina/Fairy (eyeroll) I would have killed for some of these Badass Babes costumes. Reply Don't limit it to costumes! There was some beautiful armor inspired fashion at the MET Gala. While couture chainmail may be out of most people's price range, there are some affordable options inspired by the look. Pair them with some leather bracers or shoulder pieces and you can be as amazing as Zendaya. https://www.dollskill.com/?search=chainmail&page=1 Reply Did you see that a lot of the post is armor? Reply This is an awesome post! Armstreet is fire. Also do comments not support emojis? Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Subscribe me to your mailing list No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.