So I came to my mother to have her assist me in making a costume(and I still have that costume to this day for reference purposes)! After an entire day of being photographed, black panther costumes it is hard to come up with something new or fun. One may also ask, when should I buy Halloween costumes? The Geek Lyfe: Although I have been a huge fan for quite some time, there may be a few Geek Lyfers who have not seen your work before, would you be alright introducing yourself?