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by Misstress Testament
Tue May 20, 2008 3:13 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Protoman cosplay... I need some help. x_x
Replies: 12
Views: 4273

Yea a unitard would work onders, and a light weight cotton for the scarf, it will wick away the sweat and ripple nicely in the breeze.
by Misstress Testament
Mon May 19, 2008 10:09 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: HELP!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1274

Try Moon costumes or Cosworxs
by Misstress Testament
Fri May 16, 2008 5:04 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Need to make Dilandau's costume from Escaflowne....(I'm new)
Replies: 2
Views: 1147

Well if you could give us some reference pics that would help us greatly, many of us are very visually orientated.
by Misstress Testament
Thu May 08, 2008 10:52 am
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

new work Photos on first page.
by Misstress Testament
Thu May 01, 2008 8:20 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: HELP WITH OROCHIMARU BELT like Impure Impulse
Replies: 1
Views: 1150

do you have a Ref pic, I'm a Visual kinda gal
by Misstress Testament
Wed Apr 30, 2008 9:22 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Need Help Making a Costume
Replies: 3
Views: 1562

What part are you having trouble on? What advice do you need? Is there a piece inparticular that is giving you trouble.
by Misstress Testament
Fri Apr 18, 2008 11:33 pm
Forum: ACParadise Website Help
Topic: Displaying Props/Commissions
Replies: 5
Views: 3257

I had this same idea. I mean it's not like I can wear everything that is commissioned A) some people are very particualr about thier outfit being worn. B) I'm a Gifted girl and I simply won't fit every commission. I wonder if the complrimise could be that you are required to submit inprogress pictur...
by Misstress Testament
Thu Apr 17, 2008 2:07 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

Still taking commissions with one policy change: Small good faith deposit to help cover materials and keep your spot.
by Misstress Testament
Thu Apr 10, 2008 8:39 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

Craig's list. good place to sell a lot of things.
by Misstress Testament
Thu Apr 10, 2008 4:57 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

I usually do paypal or check (cash is a bad thing to send through the mail if you know someone with paypal that would be good.) Timing is great and Spats are shoe covers.
by Misstress Testament
Thu Apr 10, 2008 4:25 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

Shirt will probably be made lighter weight so you don't die but I will know better when I find material. I still think I cando the black guantlets I'll just need to use some fluff to bulk them up a little (or interfacing) Mask will be the same as the gloves (probably) so the look the same, easy to d...
by Misstress Testament
Thu Apr 10, 2008 3:11 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

Yeah I've noticed his costume changes a bit every time but I can do a draw up of what needs to be done. His Trench is not so much sleeveless as Cap sleeved (short sleeves that just overhang the shoulder, nitice that sudden dip inward?) And the shirt is nice and dark so it almost blends together. I t...
by Misstress Testament
Thu Apr 10, 2008 1:42 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

Ok I have been studying the picture the best I can and it look like this is the break down. Sleeveless long trench with piping Black shirt underneath Tan/beige pants Dried blood scarf and matching belt wine bandana, face mask and gloves Adding a little real leather wouldn't change the cost and they ...
by Misstress Testament
Thu Apr 10, 2008 7:09 am
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

Well lets see, I'm thinking a A wool poly blend for the jacket it will be nice and light, a little bit of leather for the accent belting Cotton twill or linen for the pants and linen or cotton for the scarf and and really fine cotton got the facemask. (I want to do linens to keep you cool ish becaus...
by Misstress Testament
Wed Apr 09, 2008 7:13 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

Well let's talk material and pictures first, like I always say the more exspensive you want the fabric the more it can cost. More pictures would be great as I love Detail and that helps me with what kind of materials to use. I think I should beable to do most of that with the possible exclusion of t...
by Misstress Testament
Wed Apr 09, 2008 9:25 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Pattern Drafting
Replies: 6
Views: 2262

Well I like using arch. drafting paper, it holds up better than the actual pattern paper and flows better than butcher paper. A mock of cheap muslin is also helpful to give you a sense of how it would actually fit the form.
by Misstress Testament
Mon Apr 07, 2008 9:54 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Bows and Dice
Replies: 6
Views: 1980

Or go to a Car store ones that sell the Extras (rims, wheels, decals and the like) often they carry dice Or even go to spencers or novelty shops.
by Misstress Testament
Mon Apr 07, 2008 5:16 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: XD I think you guys are gonna kill me but heeeey!
Replies: 6
Views: 2031

Hun you are young and a rounded face look really nice.. trust me you aren't any where near Fat. anyway I was thinking if you want simple Misa from Death Note, Lucia from Venus Verses Virus or Sumire from the same. Quick ones I thought of.
by Misstress Testament
Mon Apr 07, 2008 5:12 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: DOA Christie SHOES!!!@-@
Replies: 2
Views: 1333

Picture refence! Let us see what you need or describe it well and lets see what we can do. Start at wal-mart, target, Ross, and payless.
by Misstress Testament
Mon Apr 07, 2008 5:09 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Bows and Dice
Replies: 6
Views: 1980

Well a stiff interfacing, some plastic boarding or even a mesh or wire (blunt those points) will help add the stiffness you need.
by Misstress Testament
Sat Apr 05, 2008 6:32 am
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

yes
by Misstress Testament
Tue Apr 01, 2008 1:24 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Need help with a secret cosplay.... o:!
Replies: 5
Views: 1824

That sounds like it would work with posibbly a plastic sheeting to reenforce it.
by Misstress Testament
Sat Mar 29, 2008 6:20 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: What Now?
Replies: 2
Views: 1292

Do you have a refence picture?
by Misstress Testament
Wed Mar 26, 2008 8:36 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: YORUICHI COSPLAY!!! NEED ADVICE OR HELP
Replies: 3
Views: 1488

Ok all you need to get are darkbrown I want to say loafers. I can probably make the spats for 20-25.
by Misstress Testament
Wed Mar 26, 2008 6:24 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: YORUICHI COSPLAY!!! NEED ADVICE OR HELP
Replies: 3
Views: 1488

are you talking from Bleach? they look more like spats over dark brow shoes you would want canvas or heavy cotton but not vinyl (unless you revamped the costume)
by Misstress Testament
Tue Mar 25, 2008 9:03 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Hunting for a very elegant and not over done costume. Help?
Replies: 7
Views: 3895

I was going to say Fushigi Yuugi

or Image

Image From Hell Girl

even try a search for anime and kimono. Have fun!
by Misstress Testament
Mon Mar 24, 2008 7:21 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Sailor Mercury and ideas
Replies: 3
Views: 1307

you can also ask the Commisioners. Check the work first! Make sure you can get some reviews and the like.
by Misstress Testament
Mon Mar 24, 2008 6:52 am
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Please Help -warning, somewhat long-
Replies: 4
Views: 1570

Ok for wigs, Moon Costumes or Cosworx. For becoming flatter don't tape across the body flatten towards your sides. A body tape , packing tape, flesh colored tape works (have solvent on hand) you don't have to tape your self completely flat because you want to simulate Pecs. If you over a C cup you a...
by Misstress Testament
Mon Mar 24, 2008 6:45 am
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Digimon Cosplay Help
Replies: 2
Views: 1756

I'd say do an online search, or toy stores.
by Misstress Testament
Fri Mar 21, 2008 10:47 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: What anime have patches or emblems?
Replies: 8
Views: 2667

Vampire knight, um omg this should be simple and I'm drawing a blank.
by Misstress Testament
Fri Mar 21, 2008 10:44 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Integra Coppélia of Avalanche Hellsing...
Replies: 10
Views: 2774

ARMY SURPLUS STORE! happy fun time. you could find a lot of good pieces there and tighten them up. Then a simple trench coat, well make sure it is quality, She's a leader and a class act. Ask if you need help we will be right here.
by Misstress Testament
Thu Mar 20, 2008 6:25 am
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Your assistance please?
Replies: 4
Views: 1727

Shino, less to change, and it hasn't been over done.
by Misstress Testament
Wed Mar 19, 2008 8:27 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: I'm new to this, and want to make it great. Plz help me out!
Replies: 5
Views: 1747

Well if you live near a major city there is usually the fabric District. Good stuff and all the whistles. :) if you hit a wall, ask us.
by Misstress Testament
Wed Mar 19, 2008 5:45 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

I'm back and taking commissions. Feel free to ask me questions, ask for quotes, see what's going on. Get in early as I am doing a lot in the next couple of months. :D
by Misstress Testament
Tue Mar 18, 2008 6:23 am
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: need help with Cosplay!!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1190

REference pic would help :) oh ED! Sorry love Cowboy Bebop.
by Misstress Testament
Fri Mar 14, 2008 10:43 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Lulu/Vash help
Replies: 7
Views: 6581

The Matrix Trench can be reworked. Simplicity Costumes
by Misstress Testament
Thu Mar 13, 2008 4:29 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Need Help -.-;
Replies: 4
Views: 1350

Ohh you could go as the shopkeeper if you like cosplay, Shinigami, ... uh drawing a mental duh cause I really like the shopkeeper idea. But yeah That's my opinion.
by Misstress Testament
Wed Mar 12, 2008 9:28 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Need Help -.-;
Replies: 4
Views: 1350

Well tell us alittle about you. Which animes do you like? Favorite mangas? so on
by Misstress Testament
Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:01 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 7
Views: 1834

Pictures and Animes you like would be very helpful.
by Misstress Testament
Mon Mar 10, 2008 7:30 am
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Need a Pointer.
Replies: 5
Views: 1412

Sooooo many maids, Mabraho, combat butler, Princess Resurection, mmmm list really gose on and on, Samurai Champloo, Guilty Gear (Baiken), yeahhhh What do you like let us help you from there.
by Misstress Testament
Tue Mar 04, 2008 10:47 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Cosplay ideas that can be made out of white silk
Replies: 4
Views: 1524

One of the hollows or better yet Do a Chobits dress, more layering that elaborite. Look through some art books and see that you like. :)
by Misstress Testament
Mon Mar 03, 2008 10:46 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

Sigh* it looks like I will have a Shinigami outfit for sale. It's Ichigo style and I have it listed in my costume section. 140(inclueds shipping most anywhere in the US) for the outfit plus red sword chain, 125 without chain.
by Misstress Testament
Mon Mar 03, 2008 9:41 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: HELP! ino copslay!
Replies: 6
Views: 1924

Ino from Guilty Gear right? Ok well you can try a bit of boning or monofilament, a heavy test line to keep the ends kind of together. The boning is easier to hide in the underseam. if this isn;t Guilty gear, I will need pics. If it is who I think you can pm me for more help. (hada friend who did it)
by Misstress Testament
Mon Mar 03, 2008 12:23 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Need help making Anna's bandana
Replies: 4
Views: 1621

Go with a long rectangle and little wider in the middle to cover your head.
by Misstress Testament
Sat Mar 01, 2008 1:23 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

Updated, new pics at the front, check in from time to time things may change.
by Misstress Testament
Thu Feb 28, 2008 9:01 am
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

I sent you a pm.

I'm doing a clear out of my closet so I will have some clothing, manga and action figures to sell. This may also include the Chobits inspired black and red costume featured on costumes section.(still deciding)
by Misstress Testament
Fri Feb 22, 2008 10:35 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Cute but fully clothed charrie
Replies: 7
Views: 1799

http://tbn0.google.com/images?q=tbn:ed6 ... s/9154.jpg she's the blonde in the background.
by Misstress Testament
Fri Feb 22, 2008 7:50 pm
Forum: Ideas / Pictures
Topic: Cute but fully clothed charrie
Replies: 7
Views: 1799

Ummmm Negumi from Ramen Fighter Miki, Long dress with an apron, can't go wrong.
by Misstress Testament
Wed Feb 20, 2008 1:39 pm
Forum: Cosplay Marketplace / Sell
Topic: Costumes Clothing and More. Fashion Show Soon.
Replies: 71
Views: 20713

Problem resolved
by Misstress Testament
Wed Feb 20, 2008 1:20 pm
Forum: Costume / Prop Construction Help
Topic: Need fabric help for a Devil May Cry 1 cosplay jacket!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1283

looks like leather or a matted plaether, you may need to give it a shoe polish rub for that distressed look. You could also look at a heavy linen or twill but look carefully, make sure it's what you want.