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liz-maru
05-10-2003, 04:12 PM
hi! i am really short on time for animazement and i was wondering if anyone had any ideas of how i could make an easy mana costume or something, cause they are having a j-rock thing and i wanted to go to it. :/ but like i said kinda short on me time. what would be an easy way to put together a mana costume? any help would be awesome! thanks!:)

Michi
05-12-2003, 05:40 AM
Mana has an endless amount of outfits, and quite a few easy ones. His Beast of Blood dress is rather straight forward, for example. If you want something a bit more flashy, his Cyberland dress is also simple but has a lot more color to it to stand out. I can provide some images. I can't really help with construction, but I know something as basic as the Beast of Blood dress would probably just need an easy to find pattern.

liz-maru
05-12-2003, 09:48 AM
that sounds great michi im gonna go look online for the beast of blood dress ^^ ill get started thank you for the help!

sovereign
05-12-2003, 10:16 PM
Yu~ki's Beast of Blood outift is also easy. Hit a thrift store, pick up a black blazer and pants, blue tie, you're set. ^^;

liz-maru
05-13-2003, 10:49 AM
o great idea there thanks a million! ^_-

Yui
05-13-2003, 09:18 PM
hey, don't feel like you gotta even copy a real outfit. You can always be creative and put together a j-rock inspired outfit that would be just as impressive and you wouldn't have the pressure of quickly matching make-up, hair and all that.

Um, or look into Kozi's Cyberland costume maybe? It'd be a really quick deal if you find good sparkley fabric and just a bit of fur. And a few other details. But that's the easiest I can think of sewing construction-wise.

Alexeil
05-14-2003, 01:16 AM
Yeah, I did an original J-rock costume and wore it to Katsucon. A lot of people thought it was neat, even once I'd told them it wasn't actually from a band. I was worried ppl might look down on original costumes. But I only got positive responces:D

liz-maru
05-14-2003, 08:13 AM
ooooooo wow great guys! thank you so much you have inspired mah! ^_- im goin a shopping! yahooo! thanks again!

Inuyahsha
05-17-2003, 11:27 PM
WELL kupo. go to my intro shheettt(oh yes that is from ff9 mognets) and yooouuuuuuuuuuu will seeeeeeeeee an info thingy bout my work and u can ask me to explain it

die-sama
05-17-2003, 11:56 PM
get a french maid outfit :X be Bel Air Mana ^^ *hides*

Inuyahsha
05-18-2003, 07:51 AM
cooooooooooooooooooooooooooool
*finds*

liz-maru
05-18-2003, 07:57 AM
die-chan>> that is an idea! i have a french maid costume! ah hee great! thanks!
Inuyahsha>> LOL

Inuyahsha
05-18-2003, 08:26 AM
...........You can always look under cosplay on Ebay.

die-sama
05-18-2003, 03:45 PM
i'm serious about teh french maid..just change the bottom to a long plain cotton black dress. get a long black wig.. and do really simple makeup @@ and yea remember the ugly boots ^^:;

liz-maru
05-18-2003, 06:30 PM
i gots the ugly boots! ^_- so i thinkin i will do the maid thing! that is a wonderful idea! me luv it!

die-sama
05-19-2003, 09:04 AM
(giggleS) gets lots of pix i havne't seen too many of the maid mana being done here in the states. i usually se the bara bleh *doenst now all the nameS* and all the other frilly manas too mcuh :D

liz-maru
05-19-2003, 02:00 PM
^_- definetly! thank you again for your idea! i cant wait! tee hee!