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Unread 12-17-2012, 05:10 PM   #1
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Link Twilight Princess

Hey guys,

I am seeking a more opinions on the construction of my Twilight Princess Link cosplay.

I realize that usually Link wears white tights, but I am looking at this reference picture:


It looks like they are more like a light charcoal rather than white. Also, they look more like "skinny jeans" type of thing rather than tights. What do you think?
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Unread 12-17-2012, 06:38 PM   #2
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I would call them greige, or grey-beige. And yes, they don't appear skintight like leggings. If you want accuracy, find a pants pattern in the same style. Or modify/dye a pair of khakis.

Don't wear jeans, as they won't look right, IMO.
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Unread 12-17-2012, 07:41 PM   #3
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I agree with PSY-chan on the color. And in Twilight Princess, since Link was grown, they went more with the close fitting pants instead of tights. I would just get a pants pattern that fit closely but wasn't made to be tight and use that. You could do a zipper or elastic waistband since neither would be visible under the tunic.
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