They say that you can be anyone you want. Well, cosplayers put a slightly different spin on that phrase: they can be everyone they want. One person just like that is hard-working cosplayer Jasmine James, who is best known online as CutiePieSensei.

The cosplayer is incredibly talented and disciplined when it comes to what she does. She not only makes all of her costumes and dedicates huge amounts of time for research, but her handiwork is also extremely detailed and realistic. What’s more, she uses wigs and make-up very creatively to completely change her appearance: sometimes it takes several moments to realize that it’s the same woman in different photos — that’s how good Jasmine is at changing forms.

Scroll down and upvote the pictures of CutiePieSensei that you like, and share this post with any of your friends that are into cosplay, superheroes, movies, gaming, comics, manga, and anime. Drop us a comment somewhere down below about what you think of Jasmine’s cosplaying skills. And be sure to scroll down for Bored Panda's interview with CutiePieSensei!

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#1

Shuri (Black Panther)

Shuri (Black Panther)

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Oscar Goytia 5 days ago

Her cosplay is from the comic, not the movie You see...in the comic shuri was the Black Panther and Queen of Wakanda. Google it and you'll recognize it for the furry neck/cape

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Princess 'Kida' Kidagakash (Atlantis: The Lost Empire)

Princess 'Kida' Kidagakash (Atlantis: The Lost Empire)

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dr venture 5 days ago

Perfect! Nice job, and cutie pie Sensi is best name ever

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#3

Princess Jasmine (Aladdin) + Khal Drogo (Game Of Thrones)

Princess Jasmine (Aladdin) + Khal Drogo (Game Of Thrones)

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hungergames 4 days ago

great combination would never had thought it would work but just wow

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CutiePieSensei is well-known on the internet. Not only for her looks, but also for her work ethic, discipline, and sunny outlook on life. Jasmine has over 173,000 followers on Instagram, nearly 81,000 fans on Facebook, as well as 24,700 Twitter users eagerly awaiting for her newest content. Jasmine also has more than 4,600 people following her personal Instagram account.

In an interview with Bored Panda, CutiePieSensei revealed how she got into cosplay and went into detail about her favorite characters, as well as the greatest challenges she faced when making costumes.

“To be honest, I didn't even know cosplay was a thing until my boyfriend (now husband) told me about conventions my freshman year of college. We were supposed to go to a con together after he told me about it but I got sick. So he brought me some souvenirs back from the dealer room. I didn't even know you could buy anime related merch so I was hyped! Later on, we were walking through our college campus and happened upon MomoCon, which started at our school. After seeing cosplay for myself that was all I needed to want to get started. I love being creative (I'm a professional artist) so it served as another creative outlet for me.”

#4

Gamora (Guardian Of The Galaxy)

Gamora (Guardian Of The Galaxy)

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QueenOlive 5 days ago

Cool!

#5

Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman

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Kaisu 5 days ago

This costume is so skillfully constructed, she's really talented!

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#6

Esmeralda (The Hunchback Of Notre Dame)

Esmeralda (The Hunchback Of Notre Dame)

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Tara 5 days ago

She makes the perfect Esmeralda

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According to the cosplayer, each costume takes a different amount of time to make, depending on the difficulty. ”Most real "builds" I make average about a month, but within that month I may spend a different number of hours. I get bored easily so I try to get stuff done in no longer than a month and a half. That's how long my Captain Marvel took! She was definitely my hardest build as it is majority real leather and I had never sewn leather before. But when Marvel asks if you wanna make Captain Marvel, you make Captain Marvel!”

“My favorite is a tie between Wonder Woman and Black Panther Shuri. Both characters are just so smart and powerful, and I always get amazing feedback from not only other women in the community, but parents and their kids! It's such a humbling experience for people to see you embody a character that they truly connect with and see that character's strengths in you. I get so much love and encouragement and support in those costumes.”

#7

Domino (Deadpool 2)

Domino (Deadpool 2)

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Kjorn 5 days ago

that character is so cool!!!

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#8

Awilix (Smite)

Awilix (Smite)

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Incognito 5 days ago

whoa, those eyes...

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#9

Stevonnie (Steven Universe)

Stevonnie (Steven Universe)

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superwham all powerfull 5 days ago

Cuteeessset of all

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CutiePieSensei also had advice for those of you who love the idea of cosplay and want to give costume-making and dressing up a go: “The advice I'd give is to not let fear prevent you from cosplaying. Just because you don't look exactly like a character, doesn't mean you still can't embody that character and what they stand for. For the longest time, I thought I could only cosplay characters with brown skin. When I finally stepped out of that box it was SO liberating. Focus on having fun and not letting others dictate who you can be.”

“I'm a cosplayer, but what a lot of people don't know is that cosplay is not my full time job. I do it on the side as a hobby," she told Bored Panda. "Full time, I'm a concept artist for a game company, so I'm legitimately an illustrator during the day!”

“I try to separate the "real world" me from cosplay me, but I think my skills in both cosplay and art kinda help me on either side and it's really cool to see the influences of my cosplay on my art. I don't think I'd ever be a full time cosplayer, purely because art is something I always wanted to do and I'm so blessed to be able to actually work in my field!”

#10

Korra (The Avatar)

Korra (The Avatar)

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Ivo H 5 days ago

Oh my god, thats perfect!

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#11

Starfire (Teen Titans)

Starfire (Teen Titans)

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Laila Icecreamgirl Jamison 4 days ago

She would be a better starfire than that of the movie

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#12

Captain Marvel

Captain Marvel

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juice 5 days ago

cool!

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“Instagram gets all the fun stuff, but they don’t see when I’m crying and covered in hot glue bits,” Jasmine joked while speaking to SyFy Wire reporters. She added that several years ago she never would’ve imagined that she’d have power tools in her home meant for making costumes. How things change, right?

Everyone lives by a certain code, whether we know it or not. And CutiePieSensei is no different. She seems to live by the motto of positivity and inclusiveness: in her opinion, everyone can be anyone they want to be. For her, cosplay is a way to find freedom by feeling like you actually are a powerful character. And that just melts all the stress of life away.

CutiePieSensei told SyFy Wire that her favorite things to do are mashups of different characters and that she also spends at least a couple of weeks researching her next costume, as well as ‘breaking down’ all the details to figure out what she wants to do. Charming, dedicated, able to have fun and keep going even when things are hard. Is it just me or does CutiePieSensei sound like a superhero?

#13

Black Cat (Marvel)

Black Cat (Marvel)

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Sonya Howse 5 days ago

Aaaahhhh!!! I love Black Cat!

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#14

Hermione (Harry Potter)

Hermione (Harry Potter)

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Kaisu 5 days ago

This is so cool, the original fanart is amazing and the recreation is gorgeous!

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#15

Rogue (X-Men)

Rogue (X-Men)

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TheBlackPanda 4 days ago

This looks so cool!👌🏼

#16

Chel (The Road To El Dorado)

Chel (The Road To El Dorado)

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Ashrita 5 days ago

Perfect!

#17

Iron Heart

Iron Heart

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Andres Tejeda 5 days ago

Love this one looks almost exactly like her.

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#18

Nani Pelekai (Lilo & Stitch)

Nani Pelekai (Lilo & Stitch)

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Chris Jones 5 days ago

Aw, be funny if she's done the eyebrows to match!!! Or maybe I'm just jealous - I have very unexpressive eyebrows.

#19

Raven (Teen Titans)

Raven (Teen Titans)

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Gabrielle Bushbye 5 days ago

My favourite so far I love it

#20

Bratz

Bratz

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BangtanTrashcan 5 days ago

Is that doll Rihanna?? (the tattoo, the eyes, bad girl vibes, etc.)

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#21

Valkyrie (Thor: Ragnarok)

Valkyrie (Thor: Ragnarok)

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valed 5 days ago

she makes a really adorable Valkyrie 💖 one of my faves on this list

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#22

Kim (Kim Possible)

Kim (Kim Possible)

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Kaisu 5 days ago

Better than the Kim Possible movie

#23

Flash

Flash

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Idk honestly idk 5 days ago

i love the flash

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#24

2B (Nier: Automata)

2B (Nier: Automata)

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darubyprincess 11 hours ago

Dang...

#25

Yoruichi Shihōin (Bleach)

Yoruichi Shihōin (Bleach)

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Helena 4 days ago

loving the hair!!

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#26

Harley Quinn (Suicide Squad)

Harley Quinn (Suicide Squad)

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rhyan lumilay 4 days ago

Daddy had a really nasty headache having two lil monsters! One is destructively beautiful while the other is creatively beautiful.

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#27

Widowmaker (Overwatch)

Widowmaker (Overwatch)

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Hollie Newton 5 days ago

This one is awesome :D

#28

Riju (The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild)

Riju (The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild)

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Andres Tejeda 5 days ago

this one is so great.

#29

Bakugo (My Hero Academia) + Iron Man

Bakugo (My Hero Academia) + Iron Man

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Lemon Garnished Potato 5 days ago

AAA- *overnerds because hero academia and marvel and AA-* WOWOWOW this is amazing!

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#30

Mina Ashido (My Hero Academia)

Mina Ashido (My Hero Academia)

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Lemon Garnished Potato 5 days ago

Hero Academia! :DDD

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#31

Peggy Carter (Captain America)

Peggy Carter (Captain America)

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Kjorn 5 days ago

it's a shame this serie ended. great character

#32

Bowsette (Bowser + Princess Peach)

Bowsette (Bowser + Princess Peach)

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VJF41708 5 days ago

so wheres bowser

#33

Nessa (Pokemon)

Nessa (Pokemon)

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#34

Zero Suit Samus (Metroid)

Zero Suit Samus (Metroid)

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#35

Marowak (Pokemon)

Marowak (Pokemon)

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反社会的 5 days ago

I love pokemon to human cosplays! They're always so creative!

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#37

Roxanne (A Goofy Movie)

Roxanne (A Goofy Movie)

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#38

Moana

Moana

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CrunChewy McSandybutt 5 days ago

She just put some flowers in her hair, everything else is just her regular clothes.

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#39

Tails (Sonic)

Tails (Sonic)

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Sassy Angel 5 days ago

this one's cute

#40

Muses

Muses

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VJF41708 5 days ago (edited)

from hercules?

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#41

Storm (X-Men)

Storm (X-Men)

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#42

Pharah (Overwatch) + Vi (League Of Legends)

Pharah (Overwatch) + Vi (League Of Legends)

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Amar Bayt Fawaz 2 days ago

Pharrah is Egyptian, and the name in Arabic means "joy." It is spelled فَرَح

#43

Lara Croft (Tomb Raider)

Lara Croft (Tomb Raider)

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VJF41708 5 days ago

she looks more like the angelina jolie lara croft

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#45

Chouchou Akimichi (Naruto)

Chouchou Akimichi (Naruto)

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VJF41708 5 days ago

the eyes tho

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#46

Bulma (Dragon Ball)

Bulma (Dragon Ball)

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#47

Sailor Moon

Sailor Moon

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Raymond Tu 5 days ago

Is no one going to point out the kill la kill mashup?

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#48

Velma (Scooby Doo)

Velma (Scooby Doo)

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mcsa student 5 days ago

OKAY WHAT LITTLE SHITS DOWNVOTED THIS THIS IS AMAZING Edit: you know im mad if i cuss

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#49

Mary Jane (Spider Man)

Mary Jane (Spider Man)

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#50

Pink Lion (Steven Universe)

Pink Lion (Steven Universe)

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Weird Steven Fan 5 days ago

LIOOOOOOOOOONNN

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#51

Jasper (Steven Universe)

Jasper (Steven Universe)

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Weird Steven Fan 5 days ago

I inhale I. STEEEVVVVENNNN UNIVERRRRSSSEEE

#52

Soldier: 76 (Overwatch)

Soldier: 76 (Overwatch)

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#53

Yoko (Gurren Lagann)

Yoko (Gurren Lagann)

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#54

Fox

Fox

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Amar Bayt Fawaz 2 days ago

This one is actually amazing❤❤❤❤

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Patti Mayonnaise (Doug)

Patti Mayonnaise (Doug)

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Link (Zelda)

Link (Zelda)

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stumblingthroughlife91 5 days ago

Based on her other cosplays, she's very attentive to details so I don't think that's supposed to be her cosplay of Link. Not even the shade of green is matching. Looks more like some sort of elf or something Christmas related costume.

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