Costume :Yip Yip
Variant :Blue
Source :Sesame Street
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Midlands MCM Expo Feb 2010

Costume Photos





Yip D:

In The DeLorean (Back To The Future)



Huh D:


Big Red Glasses!

Yip Yip!


Costume Information

Cost : Nothing! Made from left over scraps! 8D
Time Taken : 3 days

My secret cosplay, I didn't have enough time / money to make anything special and my sewing machines broken so it's silly... But it looks very funny 8D


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the mind boggles at wot it can be? initally it looks like a poliwag/ poliwhirl/ poliwrath pokemon but then those bits up top :s

by Berserk667 on Wednesday, 3 February, 2010 - 18:40

I cant wait to see thisss 8D

by goodbyeworld on Wednesday, 3 February, 2010 - 18:48
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It ain't a Pokemon 8D

by RanmaSyaoran on Thursday, 4 February, 2010 - 00:01
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This was made from scraps? Dudeeee that's amazing! 8D I love how you move the mouth!!

by CrystalNeko on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 01:38
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Oh. Dude. That's amazing! :D

by Sillabub on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 01:54
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by tteugeo on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 01:56
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This had me laughing so damn much XD

by Mungojerrie on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 02:06
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i wish i saw this in person! its so epic XD

by angel aiko on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 02:32
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I loved this so much it was really awesome! I didn't even know it was you till you came up and spoke to me! XD love how you made the mouth move too! We need more retro cosplays like yours!

by donnamevans on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 10:27
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Yay! We the yip yip song to you yesterday :D Was funky as! xx

by Bambi. on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 12:04
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Best secret cosplay ever! You've made my day :D

by Amy-Lou on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 12:30
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Yip Yip was epic very cool secret cosplay ^^ made me smile

by Limegreenjelly on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 13:04
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by FlyingMammal on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 13:08
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This is like the most epic cosplay EVER!

by Telly on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 15:40
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This was amazing. I saw you in the food court drinking and i was laughing ridiculously hard cause all i could see was a hand coming out from underneath xD You were awesome!

by Relion on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 16:49

Your costume was fab yesterday =)

by on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 17:28
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I really have to thank you all, I didn't expect to get so many comments so quickly!

It really was fun being in this cosplay and it's DEFINITELY going to be brought out again 8D

by RanmaSyaoran on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 18:25
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I love the Yip Yips!!! Such an awesome costume!! <3

by Manga Girl on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 18:41
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8D You were awesome! I saw you in the food court and you just stared at us before walking away 8DD! I love it ^_^.

by Terrotorial-Panda on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 19:58
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dude! this just rocked! one of the highlights of the expo! really different :)

by Fishyfins on Sunday, 21 February, 2010 - 21:56
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...i'm thinking you should use this as a disguise for maximillian 8D who needs a tank when you can hide in a yip yip :D

by montblanc on Monday, 22 February, 2010 - 03:45
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This is so cool. Totally rocked.

by Sephirayne on Monday, 22 February, 2010 - 09:31
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I kept seeing you all day :) you looked radical!

by Captain_Marvelous on Tuesday, 23 February, 2010 - 19:30
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eeeee found you!!! you have quite alot of fans on facebook you know :D everyone wants to know who you are. Your cosplay was brilliant!!!! Epic win! i have some photos of you too :) i was the black butler hanging around with the red dressed lolita, you had a short conversation with us about your past cosplay :D nise too see you there!

by Mimi8D on Tuesday, 23 February, 2010 - 23:43
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lol i think that costume was one of the most original ideas I saw that day. Well done!

by Berserk667 on Wednesday, 24 February, 2010 - 03:56
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That totally rocked! XD Kept seeing you all day.

by White Tigress on Wednesday, 24 February, 2010 - 17:31
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You are made of epic and win good sir!

Such a simple design executed perfectly.

by Taffeta_Rose on Friday, 26 February, 2010 - 14:52
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this is EPIC man, well done on making such a different kind of cosplay. Brilliantly done.

by nanahara on Friday, 26 February, 2010 - 16:54
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THis was such an original idea! I totally loved it! XD

by BlusterSquall on Friday, 26 February, 2010 - 17:15
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by NemJay on Friday, 26 February, 2010 - 17:55
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I am so incredibly sad that I missed this on the day, it's adorable.

by syndrome pilot on Friday, 26 February, 2010 - 18:05
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I was the girl with the pink wig who you spoke ot in the food court, you were very pleasant to chat too so for starter I thank you for that. Secondly, AMAZING COSTUME! SO creative, who'd have thought that scrap cosplays could have been so creative and unique! Well done mate, seriously... amazing job ^^

by MadameLapin on Saturday, 27 February, 2010 - 00:40
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OMG! YIP YIP that is just Epic! :D Love it!!!!!!!!

by picklesofdoom on Friday, 9 April, 2010 - 23:07
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epic win!!

by Wildeth on Sunday, 11 April, 2010 - 11:37
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I might bring him back for May on Sunday 8D

by RanmaSyaoran on Wednesday, 21 April, 2010 - 22:35
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i think you remember my reaction seeing this at midlands :D
Good man (Y)

by JakeX on Wednesday, 12 May, 2010 - 22:38
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Sorry I didn't wear this for long on Sunday! It was so warm!

by RanmaSyaoran on Tuesday, 1 June, 2010 - 20:30
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ah rich you legend

by lastordersuk on Wednesday, 2 June, 2010 - 01:48
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Thank you giving me a giggle when I saw this creature crawling through reception at the PTI on Sunday. Awesomes.

by Larxene on Monday, 7 June, 2010 - 02:27
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Haha this is win. Love it =3

by isamiaella on Sunday, 5 September, 2010 - 18:09

one word :


that is all.

by fistfighter_tifa on Monday, 4 October, 2010 - 23:31

Hehe. We thought you were a crazy guy when we saw you gliding over the floor. But you know that's the ultimate sign of respect. ^-^

by Clovejar on Sunday, 7 November, 2010 - 12:41
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ahh i remember this from midlands - was my first expo with friends and u ended up following us around a lot, v amusing!

by InfiniteJester on Wednesday, 19 January, 2011 - 23:07
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You should rock this bad boy out again!!

by NemJay on Tuesday, 6 December, 2011 - 22:34

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The secret components! (Posted 6th February 2010)

This costume consists of:

A block of foam
Polystyrene balls
Pipe cleaners
A woolly hat