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LightningxRinn
05-16-2010, 09:23 AM
Please help!
Im making the Jill Valentine cosplay from Resident Evil Apocalypse, but i have no idea how to make the top D:
I have looked around for one but i had no luck "/

Here's the top:
http://www.zombiewatchnetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/resident-evil-apocalypse-jill-valentine12.jpg

Please let me know asap if you guys have any tips!
Thanks!

[Really sorry if i posted this thread in the wrong place T_T im new to this]


Rinn

gangeul
05-18-2010, 10:27 AM
Well, one thing you could do is find a white tube top that would work and then dye it blue instead of making it.
Or you could find a pattern for a tube top at a fabric store. Refer to McCall's and Simplicity patterns online. You might need a stretchy fabric, so make sure you find out how to sew with stretchy fabric. I don't know how!

LightningxRinn
05-23-2010, 06:02 AM
wows okay thankyou! ^-^

alliebeth
05-23-2010, 09:42 AM
Yeah it looks pretty much like a princess-seamed, boned bodice made from a stretch denim or some other medium weight fabric. Just go looking for a pattern that has a bodice like that and you should be fine. It's pretty common.

char99char
05-23-2010, 10:04 AM
Check through patterns for bridal wear - you'll find a base pattern if you want to do it with seams like that.

Missha
05-24-2010, 02:19 PM
You can always check the Resident Evil thread too :)

There's plenty of Jills in there that'd love to help you as well ^_^

LightningxRinn
05-25-2010, 07:51 AM
thanks so much you guys! :) x