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Unread 09-16-2008, 02:57 PM   #3826
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I like the idea of the girl from xxHolic but I don't think I can get my hair that long! Probably pretty heavy with a good wig too XDD.
Hmm, well since your hair is already that curly black, maybe you could put your hair in the pigtails, and then get some curly black extensions to add to the pigtails? It might make things less weighted down.


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I think you'd be great as Suzaku Kururugi from Code Geass
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedi...20135LG-1-.jpg
http://static.squidoo.com/resize/squ...pg1203 702727

With a long wig, you look a lot like Quistis from FFVIII
http://i59.photobucket.com/albums/g3...a7/Quistis.jpg
http://i173.photobucket.com/albums/w...g?t=1221596198
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a332/Alexbg4/scan.jpg

You'd also be a pretty Belldandy from Ah! My Goddess!
http://www.uwec.edu/aas/Reviews/Ah_M.../belldandy.jpg
http://img128.imageshack.us/img128/2...isamasmkq7.jpg

And a good Fuu from Magic Knights Rayearth
http://members.tripod.com/~Phoenix_8/mkr/mkr-1.jpg
http://www.51wall.com/comic/magic_kn...yearth_010.jpg
http://static.animekiwi.com/images/u...t_rayearth.jpg
http://www.contrib.andrew.cmu.edu/~y...ures/mkr10.jpg

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I'm 5'4" and 18 years old~
I will be willing to try wigs, contacts, wings, and crossplay. The only thing is that blonde doesn't really work for me because my face is kind of tan : P
You'd be a good Kokoro from DOA 4
http://xbox360media.ign.com/xbox360/...2113832846.jpg
http://www.gamesarefun.com/games/xbox2/doa4/02.jpg
http://xbox360media.ign.com/xbox360/...3004149388.jpg

You'd also be a great Tifa
http://webzoom.freewebs.com/mercuryrose/ztifa.jpg

And Skuld from Ah! My Goddess!
http://www.gsoftnet.us/Anime/Skuld.jpg

And Fuu from Samurai Champloo
http://blog.logout.fr/uploaded_images/Fuu.jpg

Thanks everyone for the recommendations, they were really helpful! If anyone thinks of anymore, please tell me.

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Unread 09-16-2008, 03:06 PM   #3827
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new cosplayer

Okay I'm new to cosplaying and I plan to do my first cosplay within a couple of months, so I need an easy cosplay but also one that suits me.
I'm completely lost as who to cosplay as, I could do Sasuke but half the poeple are gonna cosplay him at the event.
Any help is appreciated.

This is me, only thing is I now have white hair:
http://i246.photobucket.com/albums/g...4062008003.jpg
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Unread 09-16-2008, 03:32 PM   #3828
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Hiyya!

I want to cosplay in the next event here in Argentina, but it'll be my first time, so i have no idea of what cosplay i can make.

I have black 'short' hair (It's a bit longer now), blue eyes, i'm very tall (Like 6'2.. or so.. no idea)... well, here's a picture :P
http://i114.photobucket.com/albums/n...99869657_f.jpg


In any case, i thought of a few characters, but i need more (or more accurate) cosplays... and also if possible something that wont be too expensive and it's easy to make :P

Here are the ones i thought i could make:

Sagara Sanosuke
Shino
Roy Mustang
Miroku
Shido Fuyuki
Nicholas D. Wolfwood
Alucard (Hellsing)
Lelouch Lamperouge (or Zero)
Hideki (Chobits, i need a Chii xD)
Shinbo (Chobits)
Ueda (Chobits, the chef)
Midou Ban
Toya kinomoto
L


But some of them will be too expensive/difficult to make. Or WAY too simple like L.

In any case, i need some serious advice hehe, i'd really appreciate it ^^
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Unread 09-16-2008, 04:02 PM   #3829
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4'11", blonde/brown hair, brown eyes, will probably wear my glasses most if not all the time I'm at the con.
No wigs, no contacts. I'd also not like to feel naked while running around the con.
Weird outfits, face paint (up to a point), etc okay/extra fun.

It needs to be something quick and easy... [read: I have 3 tests left this week and I leave for the con on Friday. YES, I'm an idiot, YES, I'd been planning to go since last year. I still haven't thought of anything, though. YES, I have actually spent time thinking about it since last September.]

I'm on a new computer, and this is the only decent pic of myself I have until I transfer the rest of my files... http://i35.photobucket.com/albums/d1...l_cat/junk.jpg

Miscellaneous items I have that I list as potentially useful for cosplay:
1) Clothes in general (includes, along with my usual boring clothes, suits, dresses, random plain skirts, and......I think that's it. Just pointing out that I can throw togethera lot of things with plain clothes base and add to it from there.)
2) A black trenchcoat [think Neo, but black and not so shiny?] (is not included in clothes just to point it out.)
2) "prop" swords (if the character has green or black sheathed sword, I've got a sword that looks decent)
3) 1 (roughly size of orange) jingle-bell
4) 3 other pairs of glasses that I can swap out to try and match the character more closely if needed and still be able to see. Hooray for keeping old glasses
5) elf ears (not huge ones though)
6) eh, lots of miscellaneous junk? I'm a packrat, so I have supplies to make random stuff if needed.

I can sew, but only by hand. (I can use a machine, I just don't have one) Then again, I made some cool gloves that way off of a pattern in relatively little time. Still slower than machine... sigh.

Thanks

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Unread 09-16-2008, 04:27 PM   #3830
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Oh! Oh! Me next!
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v5...2/IMG_0716.jpg
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v5...2/IMG_0718.jpg
I don't cosplay but I want to start next year if I can get the money for costumes.
Other:
I'm like 5'2
16 (so nothing too inappropriate. I'll probably have to walk by my parents at some point)
I don't mind stuff that is a bit short or a little revealing.
Preferably no Bleach.
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Unread 09-16-2008, 04:56 PM   #3831
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Erm, I know I already posted here, but I need some ideas for my boy as well. XD So far, all I have him down for is a Vash the Stampede cosplay, but we were hoping to have different costumes for all four days of the con.

He's about 6 foot 8, dirty blonde hair, blue eyes, and fairly skinny for his stature. He doesn't quite have the pretty bishi face, its more of a boy next door could possibly work on a ranch/find tinkering around under a car sort of face. (weirdest description ever, but go with it because I can't find ANY pictures of him) Any ideas?

PS: and if any one has any more ideas for me...? XD

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Unread 09-16-2008, 06:01 PM   #3832
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Im not good with deciding on what I want to cosplay as. I need help in deciding who I look like and was wondering if anyone out there could help me decide. I thought I'd look like a cute chii but Im changing my mind...I dont know who I should cosplay as and I really would like some help. Please and thank you. Here are pictures if it helps!
Thank you Azimel! That really had helped! My friend just noticed that I resemble Fuu after I told him about it. He said it was a great call and indeed it was Lol. Thanks for the help. If anyone has any other suggestions please comment me! X3

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Erm, I know I already posted here, but I need some ideas for my boy as well. XD So far, all I have him down for is a Vash the Stampede cosplay, but we were hoping to have different costumes for all four days of the con.

He's about 6 foot 8, dirty blonde hair, blue eyes, and fairly skinny for his stature. He doesn't quite have the pretty bishi face, its more of a boy next door could possibly work on a ranch/find tinkering around under a car sort of face. (weirdest description ever, but go with it because I can't find ANY pictures of him) Any ideas?

PS: and if any one has any more ideas for me...? XD
For your son I remembered a tall anime character he can probably pull off, seeing as you say he is not the pretty bishi face I thought about someone older. From Hellsing, Alexander Anderson. There is a link there and hopefully this helps ya ^_^!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexand...son_(Hellsing)
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Unread 09-16-2008, 06:10 PM   #3833
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Oh! Oh! Me next!
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v5...2/IMG_0716.jpg
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v5...2/IMG_0718.jpg
I don't cosplay but I want to start next year if I can get the money for costumes.
Other:
I'm like 5'2
16 (so nothing too inappropriate. I'll probably have to walk by my parents at some point)
I don't mind stuff that is a bit short or a little revealing.
Preferably no Bleach.
You would make a really good Anthy Himemiya from Revolutionary Girl Utena
http://www.geocities.com/akio_666_999/anthy.jpg

Or Urd from Ah my goddess
http://www.keiichisama.com.ar/aks/wp...urd-megami.gif

I would give you more suggestions, but I have to get off the computer.
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Unread 09-16-2008, 06:17 PM   #3834
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Hiyya!

I want to cosplay in the next event here in Argentina, but it'll be my first time, so i have no idea of what cosplay i can make.

I have black 'short' hair (It's a bit longer now), blue eyes, i'm very tall (Like 6'2.. or so.. no idea)... well, here's a picture :P
http://i114.photobucket.com/albums/n...99869657_f.jpg


In any case, i thought of a few characters, but i need more (or more accurate) cosplays... and also if possible something that wont be too expensive and it's easy to make :P

Here are the ones i thought i could make:

Sagara Sanosuke
Shino
Roy Mustang
Miroku
Shido Fuyuki
Nicholas D. Wolfwood
Alucard (Hellsing)
Lelouch Lamperouge (or Zero)
Hideki (Chobits, i need a Chii xD)
Shinbo (Chobits)
Ueda (Chobits, the chef)
Midou Ban
Toya kinomoto
L


But some of them will be too expensive/difficult to make. Or WAY too simple like L.

In any case, i need some serious advice hehe, i'd really appreciate it ^^
Well Im not very well at helping others yet, seeing as I cant figure out my own but your picture reminded me of Yusuke Urameshi, from Yu Yu Hakusho! Lol ^_^' hope I could be of help to you even if a little.

http://www.absoluteanime.com/yu_yu_hakusho/yusuke.htm
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Unread 09-16-2008, 06:21 PM   #3835
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You would make a really good Anthy Himemiya from Revolutionary Girl Utena
http://www.geocities.com/akio_666_999/anthy.jpg

Or Urd from Ah my goddess
http://www.keiichisama.com.ar/aks/wp...urd-megami.gif

I would give you more suggestions, but I have to get off the computer.
Coolness! I was thinking of being Anthy. Urd looks pretty cool too! I should look into Ah my goddess. I've always heard about it but never really watched it.
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Unread 09-16-2008, 06:32 PM   #3836
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Thanks Fumiko-San~
That Natsuki girl looks prety cool~
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Azi: <33
Seth, really~?
I've always liked Seth and her PWNsome outfit, even though I'm only 2? books into the series~ XD
And BAW Angel Sanctuary, I've been wanting to read that. D:

Zadey: Be Captain, from hellsing~~
He's a werewolf~~
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http://hellsing.comicgenesis.com/hel...p/mil_hans.png
http://i245.photobucket.com/albums/gg42/jeapekou/52.png
http://i245.photobucket.com/albums/gg42/jeapekou/48.png

Sanma: Be Kyo from Gash/Zatch Bell, please?
http://img213.imageshack.us/img213/3107/gashbell2pl.jpg
http://bp2.blogger.com/_BKEUC360_KI/...lwalll14ua.jpg

Mysh: How long is your hair? Can you straigten it?
What about Yomi from Azumanga Daioh?
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v1...oh/yomi012.gif

Beautiful Dirt: How about Yoh Asakura from Shaman King, if you don't mind crosplaying?
http://www.freewebs.com/hao_zeke_sam...sk_yoh0023.jpg
http://www.quizilla.com/user_images/...amanking04.jpg
http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a1...riffic/yoh.jpg
Or SAkaki from Azumanga Daioh?
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v1.../sakaki012.gif
http://org.ntnu.no/anime/img/serie/72.jpg

Shadestrike: Hoe about Alenander Anderson for your son?
http://i1.tinypic.com/nnr2fk.jpg
http://i139.photobucket.com/albums/q...der_swords.jpg
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Unread 09-16-2008, 06:40 PM   #3837
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Okay I'm new to cosplaying and I plan to do my first cosplay within a couple of months, so I need an easy cosplay but also one that suits me.
I'm completely lost as who to cosplay as, I could do Sasuke but half the poeple are gonna cosplay him at the event.
Any help is appreciated.

This is me, only thing is I now have white hair:
http://i246.photobucket.com/albums/g...4062008003.jpg

Well first seeing your photo, you reminded me sort of chad from bleach. But now you say you have white hair...That's a tough one! *thinks hard* Hmm Im not really sure but maybe Dante from devil may cry, or possibly... OOH OOH I THINK I GOT ONE!! X3 I just remembered, Archer from Fate Stay/Night!

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y13...ght/Archer.jpg
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Unread 09-16-2008, 06:41 PM   #3838
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I could totally see myself cosplaying him. Maybe at some point I will... I think it's the eyes XD Thanks!
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Unread 09-16-2008, 06:50 PM   #3839
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ah! Thanks Miyoko09 and Uplaw. But, he's... not my son. XD He's my boyFRIEND. I guess I should have clarified that... eheh...

I'll pitch the ideas to him. Any other suggestions? We were hoping to do a couple's sort of cosplay... here's my data: (copy+pasted from previous post) Bear in mind that he's almost exactly a foot taller than I am. XD

Sanma: with the black hair/blue eyes combo, you could try Watanuki from xxxHolic.

I'm not entirely sure if I will be able to get my claws on a wig, but I will be able to die my hair (at least the blonde part that's there now) back to my original brown color. I can do colored contacts (as long as they are prescription) but probably not cross-playing (for this upcoming year at least. I'm making my bf a Vash costume, and I think he would be a little wierded out if I went as a guy). I'm approximately 5'8, can do heels if I need to. About 127 lbs, decent enough body that I don't mind showing off some skin. My main problem in coming up with characters to cosplay has been that my skin color is rather olive toned, and I have a sharper facial structure than most characters.

Here's some pics of me:

http://s203.photobucket.com/albums/a...owersandMe.jpg

http://s203.photobucket.com/albums/a...ent=MeDay1.jpg

http://s203.photobucket.com/albums/a...t=P1000242.jpg
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Unread 09-16-2008, 07:14 PM   #3840
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Well Im just posting again to see if anyone else had any ideas for me to cosplay. ^_^; eh heh. Please and thank you.

I will wear- contacts, wigs, glasses, pretty much anything as long as it's not too skimpy. *self concious!*

Who I was suggested so far:
  • Fuu- Samurai Champloo
  • Chii- Chobits
  • Kairi- Kingdom Hearts


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http://kuiama.net/spork/done.jpg

Heh. A few pictures of myself.
Now here's a small novel: I'm 5'4, though I can always adjust my height with shoes if necessary. Hair can be cut, dyed, or I can grab a wig. My eyes are green and I won't be changing that, but I'm told eye color isn't generally a major issue (so if the eyes match it's only an added bonus).
I don't mind either gender, though I'm more partial to males. If it is female, I refuse anything skimpy because that would just be awkward. I like main characters because I like to feel important.
I wear glasses but I don't mind running around blind.
So it mostly comes down to what my actual face shape can handle without looking idiotic. I'm currently making an Edward Elric costume, but I have doubts I'm right for that. So far it's just something I'm doing for lack of anything else constructive.
Anime I've watched: Bleach, Full Metal Alchemist, Generator Gawl, Final Fantasy(s), Death Note, Gundam G, and Slayers. Yes, Bleach is my favorite.
If there's a character I might be good for not listed in the above, feel free to recommend it along with the anime they come from. Maybe I'll watch it or something.

For some reason when I seen your face with out glasses I had a character from La Corda D'Oro pop into my mind. He is actually one of the most viewed characters. His name is Keiichi Shimizu. Hopefully this can help ^_^'

http://srv0110-08.oak1.imeem.com/g/p...ecf49f_web.jpg
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Wanna help me out? D:
Help choose a person I can cosplay as and tell moi.
You would be a serious contribution to the making of my first cosplay.
I will be very greatful too! <3

Go to this link to see pictures of me and what I will do to find a character! X3
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.ph...=1#post4255358


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