Costume :Elegant Dragonfly Lolita
Source :Original Design
Progress :Planned
Worn At :None

Costume Photos

Progress on the Teeny Hat

Makeup Test

It's All About the Shoes

Original Design


Costume Information

Cost : ~£65, so far
Time Taken : -

Designed this in a flash of inspiration the other day. I've always loved looking at EGL costumes, but felt bored with their black/white/pink monotone schemes. I wanted to do something colorful! I was planning to do it in the far-off future, but a sudden sale at prompted me to start purchasing bits and pieces for it.

This will challenge my sewing and patterning skills tremendously! I'm excited. It will also mean some new elements of wig styling, such as making ponytails, working with wefts, and boil curling.

Accessories and some pieces are already purchased:
-Black wig
-Purple extensions
-Platform mary janes (they're baby pink, will need painting)
-Black gloves
-Mini top hat (pre-decorated, will have to have trim torn off and repainted)
-Boning for corset
-Black petticoat

I am looking far and wide for fabrics in the right shades of teal and violet.


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this sertainly looks to be interesting, good luck

by nanahara on Saturday, 27 February, 2010 - 03:14
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Love the shoes. Cute =3

by Petchy-mon on Monday, 1 March, 2010 - 01:18
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by Fishyfins on Monday, 15 March, 2010 - 14:17
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Love the design and love the hat O_O its soo pwetty Good luck on the rest

by Limegreenjelly on Friday, 19 March, 2010 - 23:09

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