I really don't know what initially fueled me to make this costume on such short notice. I absolutely adora Slayers, and I have a Lina costume in the works, but...holy crap I love Xellos! I'm really not sure if I can pull him off, but I love the episode in NEXT where the guys have to get dressed in drag to enter the city of Femille, where shrine maidens live and study. I wanted to make something easy and fun for MetroCon, and I guess that's where the inspiration came from. It makes me kinda sad that people nowadays don't really watch Slayers, and it's an alternate outfit so only my friends who love Slayers knew who I was, which I expected, lol. And yes, the boobs are totally...not real. I don't have a rack anywhere near that size. It was a small challenge to get the dress made to fit proportions that I'm not quite used to having to make things for, haha.
Photo was taken by Dressdragn (CosClips) at the Tampa Convention Center this past weekend.
miecamiu posted on 02-17-2012 at 10:24 PM:
Wow. I found this way late, but you did a great job! My friend is looking to do Xellos in drag this year - and I'll be doing Zelgadis in drag for MetroCon. Never found any cosplay of this until your pic!
neo_winggoddess posted on 06-28-2009 at 04:10 PM:
Awesome!!! I love that episode...Slayers really has a fixation on drag, doesn't it? lol
Really nice job! : D
kidkaito posted on 06-26-2009 at 11:03 AM:
great xellos cosplay *favo*
dustyG posted on 06-26-2009 at 03:27 AM:
Kichara posted on 06-25-2009 at 10:53 PM:
Soooo good! I still REALLY want to cosplay Zelgadis/Lulu. X3
|NiGHTmaren replied on 06-26-2009 at 11:58 AM:|
Oh God, please be Lulu! XD Maybe that way I can finally convince Chris to wear the dress as Gourry!
Scruffy Rebel posted on 06-25-2009 at 10:16 PM:
wow hey sexy! lookit those legs!
dennisud2015 posted on 06-25-2009 at 08:46 PM:
Who are you and what did you do to my Hime!
Gaud you look great kid!
Fantastic for such a quick job!
NichiChan posted on 06-25-2009 at 07:57 PM:
One of my favorit episodes XD
Geister posted on 06-25-2009 at 07:34 PM:
Wow you look awesome! Veyr sexy!
Winter's Dream posted on 06-25-2009 at 07:29 PM:
That looks awesome! ^^
(woot for slayers!)
tifarinoa posted on 06-25-2009 at 07:28 PM:
Omgs!!! Lookin' good! XD I love those shoes, DEM LEGS~!
Chief-Chan posted on 06-25-2009 at 07:20 PM:
Hahah I loved seeing this! Great job.
ravenmist posted on 06-25-2009 at 06:31 PM:
Wow, that is amazing! I remember that ep. You look great!
Hooded Woman posted on 06-25-2009 at 06:23 PM:
Damn girl, Hot~ ♥
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