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« on: December 09, 2005 10:55:50 PM »

(This is a repost of the entry that was eaten by the server meltdown. Just so you know! ^_^)

Hi everyone! I'm a long-time lurker, but this is my first post! ^_^

My project was made using supplies from both Home Depot and Michael's. The items I used from Home Depot cost me just under $10. They were: two feet of decorative chain, six feet of a heavy-duty decorative chain, two eye-bolts, a piece of wood (for the handle), and two "quick link" caribeeners (sp?). (For those of you wondering, the items from Michael's were a styrofoam ball, Crayola Model Magic, and acrylic paint.)

...and here it is!

http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a14/ciradessa/gogoball1.jpg

Go Go Yubari's weapon! Also known as "That cool chick from Kill Bill!" ^_^ This was made to go with my Go Go costume:

http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a14/ciradessa/gogo1.jpg

My reference image:

http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a14/ciradessa/gogo.jpg

Hope you like it!

[edit: OMG! I just noticed I have my school patch on the wrong side of my blazer! ^^;; How could I have missed that?!]
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« Reply #1 on: December 09, 2005 11:13:37 PM »

[edit: OMG! I just noticed I have my school patch on the wrong side of my blazer! ^^;; How could I have missed that?!]
That's an easy one, I think:  It looked right in the mirror.  (Right?)  Not that it matters, because I said it before the meltdown, and I'll say it again:  I'm amazed by how much you really look like her!  You did a great job with the costume.
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« Reply #2 on: December 10, 2005 02:42:36 AM »

WOW! Shocked That looks so dangerous! Oh & about the badge thing, just tell 'em they got it wrong in the movie... Tongue
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« Reply #3 on: December 10, 2005 06:36:42 AM »

Ciracira, I'm so glad you were able to repost! I absolutely love your project! It's in a league all its own.
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« Reply #4 on: December 10, 2005 10:47:10 AM »

Wow!  That's really sweet!  I think you totally would have won in a costume contest.
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« Reply #5 on: December 10, 2005 10:49:02 PM »

Oh & about the badge thing, just tell 'em they got it wrong in the movie... Tongue

LOL! Thanks! If anyone ever points it out, I will. Wink

Thanks for all the compliments, everyone! You're so sweet! Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: December 10, 2005 10:56:21 PM »

My compliments still stand, but that Wham song has run nonstop in my mind ever since you posted your project!  Aaack!   Grin 
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« Reply #7 on: December 11, 2005 11:47:06 AM »

Awesome - I'm so glad you re-posted this!
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« Reply #8 on: December 13, 2005 03:06:55 PM »

*bows humbly in the glow of your prowess*  That girl was so kickass, what an amazing costume!  I love that you made her weapon!  I know there's a name for it, but it's escaping me right now.  Nice work. Shocked
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« Reply #9 on: December 14, 2005 09:16:55 PM »

I know there's a name for it, but it's escaping me right now.  Nice work. Shocked

Is the word "morningstar"?

Anyway, nice project, I can't believe the spikes are clay, they look sharp!  Makes me want to make that costume too now!
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