Thanks for your reply! White stockings would be a good idea. This dress is INCREDIBLY short (I ran out of time and fabric for all those hand-gathered scales)
Hm, I did think of a veil or tail, but I'm not sure how to attach a tail that would look good since the back is textured too. I'm thinking the tail would look bumpy due to the scales.
I have a close-up of the eyemake here:
Should it be more dramatic? I don't want to do facepaint. Or maybe anime-style eyes?