Costume :Eowyn
Variant :Edoras Stable Gown
Source :The Lord Of The Rings
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo October 2010

Costume Photos

Awesome group!



Green dress - full view

Green dress 1


Costume Information

When I saw a LotR group was being planned, I knew I just HAD to join it! I've been dreaming of cosplaying a LotR character in a big group for years and years! ^__^

Looks like I'll be the Eowyn in the group. She's an awesome character! =D


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Eowyn is so blatantly the best woman from LOTR. And this costume is so gorgeous too! I can't wait to see (and get fangirly pictures of Eowyn and Faramir. :D )

by Purplefluffychainsaw on Sunday, 30 August, 2009 - 17:10
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She's one of my faves too! I can't wait to see! That dress is stunning. *_*

by MoonLily on Sunday, 30 August, 2009 - 17:14
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Yay!! Awesome!! I'm so looking forward to this group!! XD XD

by electricdino on Sunday, 30 August, 2009 - 17:47
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*squeals* YAY!

by stripey_dani on Sunday, 30 August, 2009 - 20:28
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Purplefluffychainsaw: *lol* I'll try to steal Faramon for some, just for you ;)

MoonLily: Yeah, pretty and greeeeeeen! <3 XD

sensitive-inferno: Me tooooo! Thak you so much for starting it!!!! 8D

Stripey_dani: hehe, glad you approve, my soon-to-be-brother-in-law ;)

by Mtani on Sunday, 30 August, 2009 - 22:13
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Faramir has an Eowyn now! awwww i'm so happy....argh make the group happen faster lmao i can't wait lol

by Toshi-chan on Sunday, 30 August, 2009 - 22:14
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Yay! Another for the LOTR group. Your going to do this so well. I can wait.

I'm being leggy for the group.

by Sephirayne on Thursday, 26 November, 2009 - 05:28
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That's actually my secons favorite costume of hers...The armour being the first :p You're going to look awesome!

by Wyrdsister on Wednesday, 6 January, 2010 - 01:51
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Hi Mtani, look forward to seeing you at the show. I will confess to choosing characters I have some physical resemblance to, lazyness or just being realistic?
I think you are going to be stunning as Eowyn.

by Joshua on Friday, 12 March, 2010 - 00:12
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Progress!!! xD
**excitement building**

Epic Faramir & Eowyn shots will ensue hehe :)

by Toshi-chan on Saturday, 16 October, 2010 - 01:09
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Your belt’s looking great! I’m so glad my journal ramblings were useful ^_^ Can’t wait to see this finished at Expo!

by Angelphie on Saturday, 16 October, 2010 - 11:42
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Toshi-chan: Haha, I just hope I can get this dress right! XD So far the local fabric shops haven't had what I needed. Trying again tomorrow!
I really can't wait for the Epic Faramir & Eowyn shoot! Going to be fuuuuuun! :D

Angelphie: Thanks! I'll be happy if they end up anywhere near as good as yours ^__^

by Mtani on Sunday, 17 October, 2010 - 22:48

man you are so perfect for eowyn, I cant wait to see this. :D

de stengte den siste tekstil-butikken i trondheim for ikke så lenge siden Q_Q
og jeg kan ikke dra på expo pga studiene. sååå deppa. :( håper du har det fantastisk der! gjør opp for at du ikke var på ame! ;) <3

by Adamoluna on Monday, 18 October, 2010 - 01:49
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Aww, thank you! :D
Neeei! Da er jo selv Tromsø bedre stilt enn Trondheim når det gjelder stoffbutikker (de har ennå sin ene lille XD). Men der ser du, du må komme tilbake til Oslo! ;P
Ååe, dårlig gjort! :( Hehe, skal prøve å gjøre opp for Ame. Bare de to dagene jeg har fri fra jobb vil gjøre turen verdt det! XD

by Mtani on Wednesday, 20 October, 2010 - 16:20
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I has epic photos ^.^

will post on's a shame we didn't get any from the Steampunk night though

and you were such an amazing Eowyn...gaaaah

by Toshi-chan on Monday, 1 November, 2010 - 12:51
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Prettiful Eowyn!
I got some good shots of you as well that I'll get up soon ^^

by eternal_aranel on Monday, 1 November, 2010 - 16:48
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Don't worry about lack of completion, the dress looked brill. And the next time you take it out it will be even more so. Pity I only get to see you all in posted photo's.

by Joshua on Friday, 5 November, 2010 - 01:41
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you look amazing XD

by nanahara on Friday, 5 November, 2010 - 05:38
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but you looked awesomer!!! xD

by Toshi-chan on Monday, 8 November, 2010 - 21:51
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beautiful, you really capture Eowyn.

by LittleMissMetamorph on Saturday, 20 November, 2010 - 01:40
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Wow! Stunning Eowyn. Love the dress.

by Sephirayne on Wednesday, 19 January, 2011 - 02:33
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I know the person above has already said it but I have to reiterate: absolutely stunning!

by Newdles on Monday, 23 May, 2011 - 22:03

To-Do List

BeltHighIn Progress


Still not complete (Posted 4th November 2010)

I got to use this dress for the Oct Expo, but there's still a lot to do on it. The most important things are the belt and the trimming around the neck. Will be done asap.

Progress! (Posted 25th October 2010)

I just noticed my last journal was about not finding the right fabric, so I guess I should update with saying: fabric has been found! Fabric has been cut out and the dress is now in the process of being put together ^__^ The yoke proved to be a pain. I'm really not used to sewing fancy stuff like that. But it's almost done now, and hopefully it will look all right :) Belt pices are about 50% complete. So Eowyn should be complete for Expo! :D

Setback (Posted 17th October 2010)

Bah, I was hoping I would be finished with the dress when this weekend was over. No such luck. I spent several hours looking for the lighter green fabric for the front panel of the skirt, the yoke and for lining the arms. I bought some fabric I thought might work, but I wasn't happy with it. And now I'm not happy with it at all! So before using this fabric I'm going to have another look for a more suitable fabric tomorrow.

At least I'm done with the planning and pattern making. And I've cut out several of the dark green pieces. Fingers crossed I'll find some better fabric and can get this show back on the road tomorrow!

Belt (Posted 15th October 2010)

Angelphie, you're a life-saver! I've not got much time to make this cosplay, so your step-by-step journals on how you made the belt really helped me! Thanks a bunch! :D
I've about half-done with the belt pieces. Dress sewing will commence tomorrow! ^__^