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chibi_kitty
05-21-2002, 06:29 PM
Everyone has either hand made wings or ones they have bought. dose anyone know how to make the wings with the really long white feathers like the ones they have in Angel Sanctuary?
thanks

shiroi_yukiko
05-21-2002, 10:02 PM
I've made wings before! They were for a Kamui (X/1999) costume, but they had long white feathers. First I made a frame with thick wire, then I covered that with white material.... Hours and hours later I had all the feathers glued on in a nice wing pattern. I bought 12-14 inch turkey pin feathers (I think the cost was around $30/pound, which was around 200 feathers and I didn't even use half), most I had to cut smaller. It takes forever, but it isn't that hard. Lots of glue. Lots of feathers. Lots of patience. I think there's a piccy or two on my webpage (bottom link in my signature)!

MyuMyu
05-23-2002, 02:04 AM
I did something similar for the wings in my Ocarina costume... i actually bought a pair of wings originally, but they were too small (i needed them a bit bigger then me @.@), so i extended them a few feet with a thick cloth and wire, and added LOTS of 12-14 inch turkey feathers... and i burned myself with the huge industrial glue gun WAY too many times >_o owchies.

LOTS of patience. lots and lots.... and remember to pad them at your shoulder so any elastic or whatever doesnt cut into your skin - ive got scars from my evil elastic ^^;;;;;

Lillyxandra
05-23-2002, 02:27 PM
Hello ^_^

Well i have never made feather wings before and im not sure where to buy the feathers and stuff but I do know of a place where they sell awesome wings.

http://fantasywings.com/index.html

a little to high in price for me ^^; but very pretty!

Lilly

Mei Lan Chang
05-27-2002, 01:49 PM
Ooooh, Lilly, that website has the prettiest wings! I could never make a pair that pretty *sniff* I guess I am just going to have to buy one!! Heheheh!