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Unread 04-28-2010, 10:57 PM   #1
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Arrow ♦ THREAD DIRECTORY ♦ Wig Dyeing & Coloring Tutorial Guides

Welcome to the quick index for some of the major threads on wig dyeing information that have been compiled thus far. (Please comment if you have any additional threads and experiments to share.)


The Sharpie Dye FAQ Guide
Very thorough Frequently Asked Questions assembled by Envel (including some comparison between Sharpie and FW Ink) w/ some specific color questions later in the thread
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=152637

Dyeing w/ Sharpies
The original (and still active) discussion thread from 2006 for suggestions, results and general chat regarding different Sharpie techniques
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=82947

FW Ink Wig Dye FAQ
The sister FAQ assembled by Dal_Segno for all of your FW Ink concerns - another huge thread
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=154280

The FW Homemade wig dye recipe
Older thread from 2005 with lots of other good suggestions for dye recipes.
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=57484

Dyeing wigs with RIT fabric dye
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=205662

Dyeing wigs with Copic markers
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=120368

Dyeing wigs with acrylic paint
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=83660

Marker coloring wigs
Discussion about hand-applying marker strokes to wigs ("coloring" rather than dunk or spray "dyeing")
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=14805
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Unread 10-27-2010, 01:56 PM   #2
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Exclamation THE Tutorial List, Part Four - Wigs

Please use this thread to post links to your own tutorials or ones you have found - but please get permission from the creator if linking to a tutorial not of your own making.

~MATERIALS and GENERAL Information~
Common Questions About Wig Styling
De-frizzing Wigs
Dyeing and Coloring Tutorials
Eyebrows - Matching to your wig using acrylic paints
Eyebrows - Matching to your wig using glue & eyeshadow
Eyelashes
How to make your own wig from scratch.
Washing and Storing a Longer Wig

Layers Translation Index - Basic Wig Information
Classe Blog Tutorials (JAPANESE)


~GENERAL TECHNIQUE Tutorials~
Antennae and Ahoges
Clip-On Ponytail - How-to
Fluffy Bangs
High-Ponytail Wigs
Parting for Ponytails
Odangos
Sculpted Spikes - Using aluminum foil and sculpey to create large, stand-alone spikes or ahoges. (Part Two)
Straightening Wigs and Relaxing Curls
Stubbing
Wefts - No-Sew
Wefts - Sewn
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Unread 10-27-2010, 01:59 PM   #3
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~CHARACTER SPECIFIC Tutorials~
Aoharutetsudo - Tokaido Shinkansen, Part One Part Two
Bleach - Yoruichi Shihouin (from scratch)
Code Geass - Anya
Durarara! - Ryuugamine Mikado, Part One Part Two
Final Fantasy X - Shiva
Final Fantasy XII - Fran
Fullmetal Alchemist - Edward Elric
Hetalia - Canada's ahoge
Hetalia - Italy (ahoge only), Part One Part Two
Kingdom Hearts Part One Part Two
Kingdom Hearts - Larxene
Kingdom Hearts - Roxas
Lucky Dog - Cian, Part One Part Two
Pokemon - Jessie (Team Rocket)
Vocaloid - Hatsune Miku, Part One Part Two
Vocaloid - Hatsune Miku ADVANCED Part One Part Two
Vocaloid - Kagamine Len
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Unread 10-27-2010, 03:28 PM   #4
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Matching eye brow colour to wigs with acrylic pants.
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.ph...t=wig+tutorial
more eyebrows
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=220953

De-frizzing wigs
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=136399

Fluffy bangs
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=210517

Eyelash colour.
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=210127


Kingdom Hearts Character wig tutorials cover all know characters
http://www.cosplay.com/showpost.php?...38&postcount=3
http://www.cosplay.com/showpost.php?...63&postcount=5


I'll keep listing as I find them.
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Got 'em, Ani!
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Here's a tutorial I recently made on how to properly wash a wig and how to store a longer wig. :3
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=224000
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Here's a tutorial I recently made on how to properly wash a wig and how to store a longer wig. :3
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=224000
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Making a clip on ponytail.
http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=197775
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There are a lot of tutorials listed in kiratsukai's Layers translations index, and a LOT of them are wigs.
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There are a lot of tutorials listed in kiratsukai's Layers translations index, and a LOT of them are wigs.
Aiyah. That'll take me a while to go through, but I'll try and get to it sometime this week.
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Aiyah. That'll take me a while to go through, but I'll try and get to it sometime this week.
Ahaha. That took me forever to go through. You could just link to it, though, since it's a whole index, anyway.
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Here's the Classe blog with tutorials that are easy to follow (Japaneses though)
http://classewig.com/wig/blog/
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I have a Final Fantasy X Shiva wig tutorial here:
http://gerodere.deviantart.com/art/F...rial-176692918
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Thanks for tutorials really helpful
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:3 I have an Edward Elric wig tutorial here: http://sakiree.deviantart.com/art/Ed...Pt-1-166134713
If that helps. ^^;
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