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Unread 09-21-2012, 02:59 PM   #1
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Cosplay help (material choosing) enchantress amora and viper (madame hydra)

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i realy need a bit of help choosing some fabric for my costumes. I'm making 2 verisons of amora and a viper one.

Amora 1 : (material help need)

Amora 2 : (material help need)


Vipermaterial help need)


( i was thinking of using a material like this for viper
http://www.miracole.com/wp-content/u...Miracole_1.jpg but i have no idea what material it is)

thanks for the help

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Unread 09-21-2012, 05:09 PM   #2
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She is wearing stretch vinyl, which I agree would be a nice choice. Another option (second Amora look) would be 'wet look' spandex, sort of a happy medium between the high shine of the vinyl and the usual flat dullness of spandex.

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Unread 09-22-2012, 08:21 AM   #3
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To me I would use leather or vinyl to make the corset of Viper (that third link). Being strapless, you need a material that has more support and structure to it.

First link would definitely take spandex or something similar.

Second link you can really use anything, as you've got seamlines that will allow a lot more leniency.
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