angel aiko

Costume :Neliel Tu Oderschvank
Variant :Manga
Source :Bleach
Progress :Complete
Worn At :AmeCon 2008

Costume Photos

nel likes hello kitty too

nel progress wig/half finished helmet


i need to paint n adjust sword

blue toilet paper + photos = barney the dinosaur

nel progress

nel wig

Nels Skull


Costume Information

Cost : £40 so far
Time Taken : on and off one month

I'm creating this for my friend Grayskulls Arrancar Group at Amecon. And very much looking forward to it! The Arrancar Arc is my favourite arc of Bleach. In the past few months I have become such a Bleach nerd. That reminds me the new bleach episode is out today!! eeeeee.....

9th July
Got Trousers..Primark £6...Bargain..
Starting the Paper Mache :x

10th July
Progress Photo Up
Second Layer of Paper Mache

I think I want the title of Paper Mache Queen

17th July
Bought top for the base of it, now just need material to sew ontop and padding

18th July
Ordered wig, hope it gets here on time!! if not I have a back up for ame

23rd July
Nel helmet almost complete
got sword too
and zip and ribbons and stuffing
so now it just means making it

28th July
helmet finished with final layer of tissue, though looking for where the crack in skull is.

The top has now been made with a halter neck with t-shirt material and toy stuffing

and one sleeve bit is done yay! photo update coming on Thursday

31st July
Sleeves complete
Helmet just needs painting
Started work on buldgy bits on the waist of the costume

left to do:
wig to be delievered >.<
Finish Buldgey bits
Paint Helmet
Add Black Strips

- still on hiatus


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cant wait to see this youll make an awsome Nel

by ryaoki on Friday, 25 April, 2008 - 11:39
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ooohhhhhh PVA Balloons :)
so much fun when they pop :O
my tip use a hair dryer on cool setting :P

by HelloKitty on Saturday, 12 July, 2008 - 20:24
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looking good

nice sword, and from the photos the skull looks really impressive!

by behind_you on Monday, 28 July, 2008 - 10:06
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nice makeup and the skull looks awesome ^^

by timpey on Monday, 28 July, 2008 - 11:18
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Nel is my fav bleach girl 8D .. i think its the green xD looking great so far :) Gamuza looks great too :)

by Ikkaku-kun on Monday, 28 July, 2008 - 11:40
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thank you for the comments :x

by angel aiko on Monday, 28 July, 2008 - 11:53
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soooo preddie! I can't wait to see the final thing! your gonna look gourgeous! : 33

by Uni on Monday, 28 July, 2008 - 12:22
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i just got to say this. WOW that is looking amazing cant wait for the group now =D

by grayskull8 on Monday, 28 July, 2008 - 15:18
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Looking gourgeous Chocolate Bear! :3 Especially my green curtians ; P

by Uni on Monday, 22 September, 2008 - 13:10


nice xD

I dont think ive seen any bleach cosplays at any expos before :o

wish i could go :(

by HitachiinTwin01 on Monday, 22 September, 2008 - 15:31
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looking awsome, will be sure to get photos of you at expo.

by nanahara on Monday, 22 September, 2008 - 15:47
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woot 4 this :) looks great ^^

by Ikkaku-kun on Monday, 22 September, 2008 - 16:07
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This is looking really great so far! :D

by UnaSpi on Tuesday, 23 September, 2008 - 18:41
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OMG it looks awesome!

10/10 =]

by Black-Cat-1 on Thursday, 23 October, 2008 - 15:30

WOW!! I know arrancarr`s are one of the harder cosplays to do so 10/10

I love nel xD

Cant wait til its done :)

by HitachiinTwin01 on Thursday, 23 October, 2008 - 16:00
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Hello!Awesome cosplay!Loved it!Hope you had a great a time wearing it as i did!

by Reve on Monday, 27 October, 2008 - 23:58
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heyyyy it was awesome meeting you and entering the masq with you ^^

by Ikkaku-kun on Tuesday, 28 October, 2008 - 20:06
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I rememb er seeing you, you were the best Nel cosplayer ever^_^

by Anime_Angel on Tuesday, 28 October, 2008 - 21:47
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That's an awesome mask, you make a really good Nel!
Love the wig too hehe

by kirokitsune on Saturday, 1 November, 2008 - 22:14
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hello, nice pic's.

by Timber The Table Slayer on Tuesday, 11 November, 2008 - 00:21