Posted Feb 10 2014 - 03:27 AM
For the hoodie I bought a giant men's hoodie and chopped it and reassembled it to fit me and also added the pink lining to the hood. To make the design, I sketched out the pattern and traced it onto contact paper. I then gave it a layer of white paint to help the colours appear brighter, and then added the pink and blue. I have some in progress shots on my phone that I'll upload later that show some of how I made it.
The wig is just a plain black wig that I added coloured extensions to. The ponytail was really difficult to create with a wig, I discovered, but I used a LEGO rubberband to keep it together because oops, who needs to own real hair bands? It will need a bit of work for future use, especially given that these photos are after I was wearing it for several hours, so it just all went *poof* and became a hot mess.
I am planning to make the pants and shoes at a later date, because oops, didn't have time and we were slightly snowed in. Definitely planning on taking this to some LEGO and comic conventions!
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Posted Feb 10 2014 - 03:42 AM
Posted Feb 10 2014 - 12:34 PM
That hair is sorcery.
Also that hoodie is amazing and I will buy ten.
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Posted Feb 10 2014 - 12:44 PM
Wow, you look so much like her! This cosplay is really spot-on and accurate. Nice work!
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Posted Feb 10 2014 - 01:46 PM
WOW. I hope to see you at Comic Con, AX, and really...any convention. Amazing job!
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Posted Feb 10 2014 - 07:28 PM
That's a great cosplay! So inspired! I hope it gets attention at various conventions.
Posted Feb 11 2014 - 02:42 PM
Posted Feb 11 2014 - 02:55 PM
Daaang, that is the best Lego cosplay I've seen in a long time! *applause*
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Posted Feb 12 2014 - 07:49 PM
Very nice, those colours are bold and perfect to the minifig. Can't wait for progress shots!
Posted Feb 12 2014 - 09:07 PM
I never expected to see anything like that. That's awesome.
Edited by Toa of the Blazing Inferno, Feb 13 2014 - 04:58 AM.
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Posted Feb 13 2014 - 12:04 AM
First of all, YES.
Second of all, I've not seen the film yet (comes out in April in NZ ), but from what I've seen (posters, trailers, publicity shots), this is... pretty dead on to Wyldstyle's look.
Edited by Zeal, Feb 13 2014 - 12:05 AM.
Posted Feb 13 2014 - 12:47 AM
Posted Feb 13 2014 - 10:32 AM
I knew it would only be a matter of time before someone made this. :3
It is really awesome, and really accurate to the movie. Great job!
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Posted Feb 13 2014 - 07:30 PM
Normally I dislike cosplays for being extremely tacky (Often due to art styles not really translating into real life), but this is pretty awesome.
Posted Feb 14 2014 - 04:13 AM
Why haven't I seen this yet? I'm so glad I found my way here through fb.
It's a really well made cosplay, and you've made an awesome job with the hoodie. It's just fabolous!
And I'm looking forward to your con photos!
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Posted Feb 14 2014 - 07:53 PM
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