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Topic: Scorpion King outfit commission in chain maille! :D  (Read 8485 times)
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« on: July 29, 2004 02:40:44 AM »

Well, I finished it.

I was asked to make an approximation of the sorceress Cassandra's bikini and belt from the movie "The Scorpion King" for one of my clients, with considerations for weight, and cost....this is what I came up with.



Mostly aluminum in small diamonds connected with 1/8" stainless rings. The centerpiece of the belt is a Kuchi pendant that bellydancers wear, so it fit perfectly! Cheesy

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« Reply #1 on: July 29, 2004 05:22:36 AM »

Beautiful work!!! I love it!
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« Reply #2 on: July 29, 2004 05:40:02 AM »

Looks lovely!

Chain maille is something I just don't have the patience to do. Good work!
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« Reply #3 on: July 29, 2004 06:26:31 AM »

I be drooling!
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« Reply #4 on: July 29, 2004 07:12:38 AM »

That is absolutely wonderful.  You have way more patience than most!
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« Reply #5 on: July 29, 2004 03:28:17 PM »

That is SO HOT! I love it!   
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« Reply #6 on: July 29, 2004 04:14:11 PM »

Very cool! Makes me want to make maille again!
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« Reply #7 on: July 29, 2004 07:27:05 PM »

Wow, that's gorgous! But I have question, isn't alumnium very soft? Like wouldn't parts of the costume get smushed because aluminium isn't strong? Please forgive my ignorance.
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« Reply #8 on: July 29, 2004 10:41:23 PM »

Some aluminum is soft, but this is one of the harder alloys available. It also is a form of "bright" aluminum, so there's much less oxidation, or ruboff.

Hopefully I'll be getting some good pics of it modelled, since my client has a friend who is a professional photographer. I can't wait! Grin
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« Reply #9 on: August 11, 2004 10:25:19 PM »

YAY! Got a new digital camera, so I put a better, clearer pic up! Enjoy!
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