Whatsername21
 


Costume :Knight/Guard
Source :BBC Merlin
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo October 2010


Costume Photos

Merlin Cosplayers

Knights 1 Stormtroopers 0

Knights and Morgana

For the love of Camelot

Finished!

Attatching the crest

Bondaweb, my old nemesis

To give you a basic idea

Pendragon crest

Tabard

Design idea 2

Very basic design idea

 


Costume Information

General
Time Taken : 3 weeks approx

Description
I'm playing around with just a general guard/knight cosplay idea. The idea would be to make it a group cosplay rather than a solo one for more impact. I'm aiming to make it as basic & cheap as possible so that anyone of my friends can attempt it without worrying about being able to sew/afford it. Also hoping to make it comfy and durable.

Comments

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If you ever need a Merlin -raises hand-. . .

by Valentine_x on Tuesday, 27 July, 2010 - 23:39
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I'll certainly let you know :D I saw you at May Expo, your costume was awesome!

by Whatsername21 on Tuesday, 27 July, 2010 - 23:49
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Thank you very much.
I'm looking forward to seeing this in progress :D
No one has tackled the knights before and this will surely be awesome 8D

by Valentine_x on Tuesday, 27 July, 2010 - 23:53
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Thanks, I hope so :D I'm hoping to get a group of us so we can make a bit of an impact. Although hopefully we'll last more than one battle/episode ;D

by Whatsername21 on Wednesday, 28 July, 2010 - 00:20
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Fantastic! I'll definitely keep an eye out for this - Great idea, I've not seen the knights done before =3

by ypput on Thursday, 29 July, 2010 - 21:09
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Fear not, I shall save you with my magic!
Just don't tell Arthur . . .
Or Uther.
oAo

by Valentine_x on Wednesday, 4 August, 2010 - 00:00
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I'm really looking forward to seeing this! I hope things are going well with it so far!
I'm gonna be cosplaying Arthur (more than likely with Valentine_x XD) at the October expo, so I have my fingers crossed I'll bump into you :D

by ladywhitetiger on Tuesday, 14 September, 2010 - 23:24
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The cosplay is going well thanks! Just got the tabbard done and I need to add on the pendragon crest and then work out what to do for the undershirt. I've hopefully got another 4 knights/guards coming with me as well so we'll keep an eye out for you! I think we'd all have to get some pics together :D

by Whatsername21 on Monday, 27 September, 2010 - 15:04
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Awesome! It's looking great so far 8D
Oh wow, that's so awesome XD it'll be great if we do manage to get pictures together and stuff X3

by ladywhitetiger on Friday, 1 October, 2010 - 23:08
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this is looking really good ^^

by nanahara on Saturday, 2 October, 2010 - 18:33
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It looks great 8D I shall be keeping my eye out for you at expo :D

by ladywhitetiger on Wednesday, 6 October, 2010 - 00:26
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D'aaw, I love it!
8D
Can't wait to see it at Expo! ^_^

by Valentine_x on Thursday, 7 October, 2010 - 19:05
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Looks great!

by WhiteWraith on Monday, 17 September, 2012 - 16:29
 

To-Do List

Create pattern for tabbardMediumComplete
Find suitable fabric for tabbardMediumComplete

Shopping List

Leggings£8.00Bought
Grey t-shirt£3.00Bought
Fabric£28.00Bought
Brown t-shirt£6.99Bought
Total£45.99

Journal

The knights return! (Posted 3rd May 2011)

Myself and my fellow knights of Camelot will return for the Saturday of May MCM Expo 2011! Feel free to say hello if you see us :D