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Unread 05-25-2010, 10:16 PM   #1
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Code Geass - Ashford Academy Help

I'm in need of some assistance with a Code Geass cosplay. I plan to cosplay as Milly Ashford with my brother as Lelouch, both in the Ashford Academy uniform. I've cosplayed before (as Deidara) and have a good understanding of how to sew, and have an idea for what type of fabric to use. However, coming up with a pattern has proven to be a problem.

After spending a few hours at Jo-Anne's, I found some patterns that were close to the Ashford Academy uniform, but not quite. So my request is for any suggestions for a pattern, something to base the uniform off, or any ideas on how to tackle certain parts of the uniform (like the girl's collar and front). And also what I should do about the symbols on the boy's collar and girl's tie. Any help is greatly appreciated!

References: Milly, male, male opened up.
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Unread 06-03-2010, 01:04 AM   #2
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okay, the ones that are close are useful, you can either get a kind of clear paper to go over it and use that as a base making a new one, or make on too big and adjust the pins untill it looks right to you-then make a pattern off of that and maybe upload it somewhere incase someone else has this problem. ^o^
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Unread 07-13-2010, 10:12 PM   #3
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I've seen the jacket done as a zipped top with the flap over it or with the literal flap in the front only secured by the buttons. I don't know how to sew, but I wonder if you made a jacket with a square-shaped cut in the front then try to just experiment with the collar after that, maybe that'd help?
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Does anyone else have a suggestion because I've been wanting to make the female uniform, too, but I've made a mistake on the pattern choice, which has led to a horrible cosplay. If anyone else has a suggestion please comment!
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Unread 11-10-2012, 12:30 PM   #5
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I used this pattern to make my ashford uniform
Mine isn't done, but this is what it looks like so far:
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