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Unread 02-09-2012, 07:56 PM   #10
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I had a friend make a Jill Valentine (Resident Evil) costume recently, and that suit is also leather-like with a honeycomb pattern on it, though not as intricate looking as the one you're thinking of. She made a stencil and then used paint to stencil the honeycomb onto the suit. It took a really long time, but it looked very nice and very accurate after it was done.

Here's a ref photo of Jill:
And here's my friend in her costume:
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