Malaysian Hijab Cosplayer

Salam and Hi, Welcome to our Hijab Cosplay Website's Online Interview! Tell us briefly about yourself in your own words that is related to how you started to cosplay.

I started hijab cosplay because I respect my religion as a Muslim and because wigs seems too expensive and can't be reused as much as hijab. Basically there's more cons than pros in wigs in my opinion. I also began cosplaying at a convention last year (2019) when I asked my dad's permission which he gave! (Thanks, dad) after my 2nd convention I realized I have some more cosplays at home so I decided to make a cosplay account on Instagram. 

Hijab Cosplay Online Interview with Aisyen

Q1: Do you have a special name, or cosplay name?

I go by Aisyen! 

Q2: When did you start to cosplay / hijab cosplay?

I started cosplaying in September 2019 

Q3. Question: How long have you been in the cosplay community?

1-2 years

Q4: Do you have a Cosplay page?

IG: aisyen.cos

Q5: Most of your props are DIY? 


Q6: What is your most favorite Anime? Cartoon? or Tv-Shows

If you know me, I'm obsessed with Gintama. It's a long running one but it's worth it! For short animes I love Love is Hard for an Otaku because of its comedy or Blood-C for its gore and plot. Violet Evergarden is my absolute favorite too, especially the animations! It's just so mystical and breathtaking. 

Q7: Do you still recall of whom inspired you to venture and further improve your Hijab cosplay? 

My friend Isabelle! She cosplays too but only during conventions. But the one who started inspiring me to cosplay with hijab more is Ai Nurul, she's an icon in the hijab cosplay community 

Q8: Do you find Hijab Styling for Cosplay Difficult? 

Depends! If it's way too complicated then I'd simplify it. Most of the times I use the same bases for every style ^^ 

Q9: Do you own your current hijab cosplay style or do you get inspired from other hijab cosplayers? (Youtube Tutorials etc) 

Yes, I often tried my own hijab styling. 

Q10: How many hours or days did you spend on average to complete one set of cosplay? you may elaborate if you wish to (ie: making the dress, props etc. before going to event)

Depends on the cosplay, if I'm wearing a complicated one like the AoT uniform it'd take me around 2-3 hours of preparation for conventions. If it's not then only around an hour and I'm done! But at home it sometimes take less than 30 minutes because I edit the makeup on an app (same applies to the wrinkles of the fabric) 

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Q12. Where are you from?

Putrajaya, Malaysia 

Q13. What is your most favorite Cosplan? Since cosplayers usually has a few Cosplans in a year, here you can tell which one is your most favorite cosplan and why

Monokuma from Danganronpa but the Shinsengumis from Gintama rivals the spot. I have a soft spot for Gintama but I adore Danganronpa, Monokuma cosplays can be however you want it to be too! I always change it up everytime I cosplay him.

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Q15.  Do you currently have a favorite Husbando / Waifu? 

Ooohh this is interesting. My husbando is Oboro from Gintama. His mysterious personality is what intrigues me and he fights really smoothly, dude knows what he's doing (maybe I just have a thing for white haired anime guys) 

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Q18. Do you have other past time hobbies? 


Sewing or Knitting 

Anime, Tv Shows or Watch Television

Social Media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) 

Q19. What made you join the Cosplay? 

I wanted to cosplay as the characters that I liked

It just felt like fun in the beginning, that is how I started to cosplay 

It is fun and to get involve with other Cosplayers, while making new contacts 

I felt that cosplay is a method to escape reality, to release stress from school or work

I like the feel of being fabulously well known among my peers & it boosts my self-confidence

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Q21. What type of hijab style you like most and even using now on a daily basis? (Bonus Question)

Bawal Hijab Style

Q19. What do you think of hijabcosplay .com? 


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