Costume :Thumbelina
Variant :Beetle Ball
Source :Thumbelina
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo May 2010

Costume Photos








Costume Information

Cost : £100+
Awards : LFCC - Best Junior
Time Taken : A month :D



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Can't wait to see this!! I love this version of her! Its so colourful *_*

by Charlie-Bear on Friday, 11 September, 2009 - 19:21
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an awsum idea :)

I now can't stop singing thumblina in my head

by Samstar1990 on Tuesday, 22 September, 2009 - 23:34
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This is going to be amazing!! Can't wait to see it!

by Kacela on Friday, 5 March, 2010 - 22:51
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@ Special-Pleb: thank you~! Samme tis my fav version :D

@ Samstar1990: thanks :) haha join the club.

@ Kacela: Thank you very much =D

by OrgXIII-Namine on Saturday, 6 March, 2010 - 21:06
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Soooooo the best outfit Thumbelina wears! ^^ Can't wait to see it! :D

by Monkey on Monday, 10 May, 2010 - 22:37
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Woo hooo, this is back on for Expo!?

by Ranma1-2 on Monday, 10 May, 2010 - 22:38
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Dress is looking really really good!

by perfectly_purple on Monday, 10 May, 2010 - 22:46
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I remember this movie from when I was a kid! Oh god I want to watch again, but all I can remember about it is emo emo emo.


by KhaosKreator on Monday, 10 May, 2010 - 23:00
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Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh~~~ <3

by Illulyn on Monday, 10 May, 2010 - 23:53
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Ohhhh the Epicness ^_^
btw I LOVE those shoes *__*

by Ranma1-2 on Tuesday, 11 May, 2010 - 08:56
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omg i remember this dress! ^^ i love thumbelina and i can't wait to c the completed outfit :3

by PokethePixie on Tuesday, 11 May, 2010 - 09:17
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It's looking so beautiful!!! Can't wait to see it finished :)

by Freyarule on Tuesday, 11 May, 2010 - 09:28

This is looking amazing! Cant wait to see it done!

by goodbyeworld on Tuesday, 11 May, 2010 - 11:49
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Pwettyful ^^ you look adorable in the dress!

by Zelda on Tuesday, 11 May, 2010 - 11:50
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Not only is the design crazy, but you're progress is looking perfect. I'll keep an eye out for this, really impressed!

by Amy-Lou on Tuesday, 11 May, 2010 - 13:26
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omg i'm gunna have to take a piccy!! I love this movie i'm so glad I found someone else who does! :D

by vampiresan on Tuesday, 11 May, 2010 - 15:49
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Cute :) you and your frumpy dress' =3

by Ikkaku-kun on Tuesday, 11 May, 2010 - 16:54

you're beautiful, baby~! <3 ;P
Love to see this done, finally. Thumbelina is such a beautiful film, and this dress is so much fun! X3

by Adamoluna on Tuesday, 11 May, 2010 - 17:36
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Wow, looking great! Which day are you wearing it? I'm doing Prince Cornelius!

by Bedoc on Friday, 14 May, 2010 - 22:20
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OMG This is looking AMAZINGGGGG! Im really jealous of your big dress making skills.
So excited to see this for real, the helmet is perfect *_*

by Charlie-Bear on Wednesday, 19 May, 2010 - 21:19
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That's just amazing! I can't wait to see this! X3

by Salanica on Saturday, 22 May, 2010 - 20:10
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i love you for doing this ! <3

by majinmarron on Saturday, 22 May, 2010 - 20:11
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This is fantastic! I'm definately going to find you for a photo!

by phalor on Saturday, 22 May, 2010 - 20:32
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Omigosh thats amazing!!!!

by kittenaid on Saturday, 22 May, 2010 - 21:02
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Love it!


by KhaosKreator on Saturday, 22 May, 2010 - 22:10
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Absolutely amazing!!! You officially rock for doing this XD

by Kacela on Saturday, 22 May, 2010 - 22:33
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Wow Ness, this is amazing!

by sjbonnar on Saturday, 22 May, 2010 - 22:41
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Amayyyyyyyyyyy-zing. ^_^
I dunno how you pulled this in on time. Fabulous, well done. :)

by Ranma1-2 on Saturday, 22 May, 2010 - 23:29
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*squees* Yay! It's so awesome!!! :D

by Freyarule on Sunday, 23 May, 2010 - 08:33
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You made this with speeeeed!! It looks so pretty and impressive!! You won't be hard to miss at all =)

by CrystalNeko on Sunday, 23 May, 2010 - 12:42
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Awww hunni was so nice to meet you in the queue. Only you could do Beetle ball Thumbelina! :P LOVE. and those eylashes were so amazing. Great to meet Jerome too - he seems like a really nice guy. ..You Must rope him into cosplay :P literally if need be XD.

by Ranma1-2 on Tuesday, 1 June, 2010 - 14:59
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hehe thanks hunni, it was lovely to see you again ^_^ Ahh my eyelashes of doom, they were only a £5 from superdrug :D haha he loves cosplay now and I'm going to take your advice and make him to beyonce lolz xxx

by OrgXIII-Namine on Tuesday, 1 June, 2010 - 15:05
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You looked amazing, such a beautiful dress =]

by Kacela on Tuesday, 1 June, 2010 - 16:56
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you looked amazing in the masquarade

by nanahara on Tuesday, 1 June, 2010 - 17:14
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It was lovely seeing this IRL! You rocked! 8D

by CrystalNeko on Tuesday, 1 June, 2010 - 20:23
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I love you so much for doing this! So epic!!!

by Uni on Thursday, 3 June, 2010 - 11:15
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Sorry I got his name wrong, oh well I knew it was something with a J :P
Beyonce - lol "all the single ladies, all the single ladies " ha ha ha ha If you can get him to do that it will be Epic!

Umm just saw this clip of you two on YT


by Ranma1-2 on Thursday, 10 June, 2010 - 14:22
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Well done, you. ^_^

At last you won. Yay! XD

You looked great as usaul. ^_^

by RebaSephiroth2 on Monday, 19 July, 2010 - 18:08
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..those eyelashes still make me smile ^_^

by Ranma1-2 on Saturday, 14 August, 2010 - 20:52
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How did i miss this at the expo :'(

You look absolutely amazing, such a beautifully done costume

by Megitymeg on Wednesday, 27 October, 2010 - 23:05
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Yer Beautiful Baby. ^^
Sorry, to tempting.
Buit seriously. Beauitful.

by DuskatNight on Wednesday, 1 June, 2011 - 22:24
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OMG! This is so so SO COOL! :D
Great Cosplay!

by Rayi on Friday, 3 June, 2011 - 11:58
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This is brilliant!

by TheStarlightFairy on Sunday, 6 May, 2012 - 19:06
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One of the best costumes ever!!! Well done

by Siouxsie James on Friday, 22 June, 2012 - 23:57

To-Do List

Buy all required fabricHighComplete
Buy LOADS of white pipe cleanersHighComplete
Buy yellow pipe cleanersHighComplete
make helmetHighComplete
Buy football for helemtHighComplete
Make baby blue skirt pannelsMediumComplete
Make slevesMediumComplete
Make sleve extentionMediumComplete
Make sholder conesMediumComplete
Make black/blue neck and chest thingMediumComplete
Make lil wingsMediumComplete
Make blue/pink front pannelMediumComplete
Make white skirt pannelsMediumComplete
Buy wire from wing frameLowComplete
Add black trimming to sleve extention + helemtLowComplete


Helmet (Posted 6th March 2010)

Riiight this helmet is gunna be a pain >..< anyone got any ideas?? haha x