Costume :Poliwag
Variant :Swimsuit Gijinka
Source :Pokemon
Progress :Complete
Worn At :KitaCon 2010

Costume Photos

Poliwag - Complete

Tail - WIP

Swimsuit - WIP



Costume Information

Cost : £8
Time Taken : 1.5 hours

I wanted a cosplay I could wear in the pool! Yays :D

Update 31/01/10:
w00t :D all done!
I'm hoping to get some nice swimming pool pictures at Kita if I can get my friend to help me!


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Nawwwww!!! I love your Gijinka cosplays, they're so cute!! *____*

by CrystalNeko on Sunday, 31 January, 2010 - 02:30
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Nawww thankies :D well there will be plenty more to come!

by Chibi on Sunday, 31 January, 2010 - 02:33
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What a cute costume! Lovely idea :)

by Amy-Lou on Sunday, 31 January, 2010 - 03:31

so cute :D this is a genius idea! i wish i was going!

by on Sunday, 31 January, 2010 - 12:54
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O_O You can actually swim in this!? That's awesome!

by sjbonnar on Tuesday, 28 June, 2011 - 13:46
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I can and I did! Was so much fun but the tail kept floating up XD

by Chibi on Wednesday, 29 June, 2011 - 21:15
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This is so cute - I can't believe you made a swimsuit from scratch - Amazing :D

by gaming_goddess on Thursday, 5 July, 2012 - 07:28

To-Do List

Sew tail togetherHighComplete
Buy fabricHighComplete
Sew togetherHighComplete
Attach tail to swimsuitHighPlanned
Hem edgesMediumComplete
Cut fabricMediumComplete
Paint swirl on swimsuit (and iron)MediumComplete
Shape foamLowComplete
Draw up patternLowComplete
Cut interfacingLowComplete