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Unread 09-17-2012, 06:02 PM   #1
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Tintin Wig

Hi! I am trying to find a wig for a Tintin cosplay that I'm putting together.

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If anyone has any suggestions for a reasonably priced web-site, I would appreciate it!
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Unread 09-17-2012, 08:00 PM   #2
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My friend cosplays Tintin and has actually used two different wigs. The first one I only know to be one that cosplay.com no longer carries. The second one, however, is this one: http://thefivewits.net/2010/06/hey-h...a-geographica/ (she removed the spoink and used thinned tacky glue to style the front into Tintin's trademark curl).
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Unread 09-17-2012, 09:22 PM   #3
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This wig should also work. Still needs a bit of cutting on the sides and such, but the length in the bangs should be long enough
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Unread 09-18-2012, 09:51 AM   #4
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^ With either wig you will still need to crate a hairline as these with will expose the wig band on the wig base. You can do that by sewing a row of wefts on the underside of that band and style the wefts upwards or create a fake hairline.

Another option that just needs trimming ans styleing in pumpkin shade but has the correct hairline.

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Unread 10-03-2012, 08:20 AM   #5
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Thank you all for the feedback! I've purchased the hetalia wig that Mary suggested and my sister and I are going to attempt the hairline tutorial from DA that was linked. If it goes well, I'll post some after-pictures of the results :}
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