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« on: October 20, 2009 01:18:57 PM »

My costume for Anime Banzai which was last weekend. It was awesome! Although my dress ripped in a few places D:

Anyway, this is an *original design* Princess Zelda... I looked at some canon designs (mostly Twilight Princess and Ocarina of Time) and then decided to make my own. It turned out almost exactly as I planned, hooray! It features a steel-boned and busked corset (my first "real" corset), screenprinted banner, and craft-foam armor.

(without my wig on, also missing half my face)


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Anime Banzai also featured a Pajama Party contest... you had to design what your character would wear as pajamas! I was totally excited for this and made a Zelda nightgown. The skirt is a circle skirt (very good for twirling) with triforces I screened all the way around the bottom. I'm really proud of it and guess what? It won!





Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: October 20, 2009 01:42:29 PM »

I'm not much of a Zelda fan, but I always love seeing awesome cosplays and original designs for characters. Smiley You look fabulous in both outfits!

This is definitely getting a "This Rocks!" from me. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: October 20, 2009 02:07:04 PM »

wow these are both so well done! like derscroot, i'm not much of a zelda fan but i can definitely appreciate the work you put into this Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: October 20, 2009 02:26:03 PM »

This looks FANTASTIC! The original costume design is gorgous and the nightgown is so cute I'd totally wear it all the time!! Awesome job!!
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« Reply #4 on: October 20, 2009 04:23:50 PM »

Wow!! Great job!!! Congrats on winning the pj contest, too!
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« Reply #5 on: October 20, 2009 07:20:47 PM »

I love the costume, but I especially love the pajamas!! It's so cool when someone delves into a character, and the workmanship looks awesome too! *jealous*
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« Reply #6 on: October 29, 2009 02:10:30 AM »

Well I freakin love Zelda lol! These are awesome, the dress is a great take and the nightie is soooo cute. I would totally wear it Cheesy I'm so thrilled you won, good for you!
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