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Unread 09-14-2012, 07:20 PM   #54436
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Drew out the final emblem thing along with about half of the border design. I'm really hoping that I'll be able to freehand the rest of them since I stopped drawing it on cause it was so boring. Plus I only had half a sheet worth of design and had to keep moving it. I really wish I brought the embroidery supplies back with me so I can get started on that to see if I'm able to do it. >_<
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Unread 09-14-2012, 08:08 PM   #54437
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Homura costume is heeeerrreee~!

And it looks damn good for the $80 I paid for it. Took 3 weeks total to arrive from the day I ordered it.

Things I need to fix:
How the insanely high collar fits
Mod the skirt so it sits lower and looser so I flash less people...
Replace the ridiculously obvious zippers and their bright shiny pull tabs with ones that blend in more. A lot more.

Things I need to do to complete the costume:
Buy and mod a headband
Figure out the tights


I... might make tights. Out of lycra or something. Because my other option is screenprinting the purple diamond designs onto tights while I'm wearing them, and I'm not sure how I feel about that. On the other hand, I'm not sure how I feel about sewing geometric designs onto stretchy fabric.

And I'm nixing the high heels. Because this is my "I'm going to a super small con and I want something I can flop on the floor in and derp around with friends in" costume and heels are a no go. I don't go to Aki-Con to show off my magnificent craftsmanship, I go to have a good time hanging out with my friends.

Sakura-Con is for showing off, and speaking of which, I have to get a move on with that kimonooooooo. D:
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Unread 09-14-2012, 08:19 PM   #54438
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Why does the 2 bigger Wal-mart stores I stopped by today not sell fabric :/ Need to check my Hobby Lobby and Joann...
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Unread 09-14-2012, 08:51 PM   #54439
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Plan for tonight:

~ Send in an order and more or less say goodbye to all my moneys
~ Style at least two wigs
~ Make a list of everything my group needs to buy tomorrow when we run errands
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Unread 09-14-2012, 10:42 PM   #54440
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Just looked at my Homura references again. Seems like her skirt is really that short after all.

Well then.
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Unread 09-14-2012, 11:37 PM   #54441
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*victory fanfare*

My Zelda Symphony outfit is complete! Dress - done, Pashima - done! Earrings to be received tomorrow after my friend rigs them together. Formal Lulu is okay to go!

*updates signature and then dances through the house Gangnam Style*
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Unread 09-15-2012, 12:53 AM   #54442
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My new Zelos Wilder wig is so much thicker than the old one, which is great except it's taking forever to slick back the bangs.
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Unread 09-15-2012, 09:20 AM   #54443
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*grumbles* Why does the whole family need to go to Atlantic City. I wanted to work on Pascal's straps today and make the pattern for Saber's one greave. Guess I'll just coat the Sakuya feathers with more glue/modge podge.
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Unread 09-15-2012, 04:03 PM   #54444
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Question Con Preperation

I couldn't see a thread about cons, I was just wondering what all people take with you. I know you take your costumes, make-up, wigs, wig care, but is there anything else you wouldn't normally think of? Like food/water etc.
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Unread 09-15-2012, 05:13 PM   #54445
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ANDREA LIBMAN LIKES MY PINKIE PIE COSPLAY

THE VOICE ACTRESS OF PINKIE LIKES MY COSPLAY

please excuse me while I spaz the hell out
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Unread 09-15-2012, 05:26 PM   #54446
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I couldn't see a thread about cons, I was just wondering what all people take with you. I know you take your costumes, make-up, wigs, wig care, but is there anything else you wouldn't normally think of? Like food/water etc.
I can only suggest you to read this thread, it's really useful and'll answer all your questions ! :3 http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=298540
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Unread 09-15-2012, 05:35 PM   #54447
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Has it really been 6 years since I crossplayed Dark Mousy? O_O Yes. Yes it has. I made this realization when my daughter picked up a black feather that had fallen off my wings that I used for my costume. I would like to one day re-do that costume. Make it much better.
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Unread 09-15-2012, 09:29 PM   #54448
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ANDREA LIBMAN LIKES MY PINKIE PIE COSPLAY

THE VOICE ACTRESS OF PINKIE LIKES MY COSPLAY

please excuse me while I spaz the hell out
THIS IS THE BEST NEWS. : D

Congrats! Being admired by the people you admire is always the best feeling~
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Unread 09-15-2012, 09:49 PM   #54449
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Back to wig working. Zelos is just about done, Maximilian is still taking an eternity for the curls to set, so I can get going on Hatori Sohma. :3
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Unread 09-15-2012, 09:59 PM   #54450
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Just put together my first closet cosplay...it looks awesome but still need to work on it.
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