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Costume :Haruko
Source :Fooly Kooly
Progress :Complete
Worn At :AmeCon 2008


Costume Photos

At the hotel

At Amecon

Ref Shot

 


Costume Information

General
Cost : £50
Time Taken : 5 weeks

Description
I wanted to make this as I love Haruko's pink hair and the bass guitar she uses as a weapon lol!
I made the dress from scratch by pinning bit of paper on a dummy to make the pattern and praying it came out ok lol! I used black ribbon to make the black stripes. The shoes were a pain as I couldnt find flat platforms at a price I could afford. I managed to find these long boots which were far too small for my tubby lil legs. I opened the seams at the back and fitted eyelets so I could lace them up, not perfect but at least I had white boots!
I'd meant to take my real bass guitar with me (as I play!) but decided at the last min not to bother. I really regretted this at the Masquerade as it would have really completed my costume, lesson learned!
I actually met the lady who voiced the english Haruko at Amecon in the dealers room and didnt realise until I got home, photo opportunity missed grrrr!!

Comments

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I really liked your Haruko! :D

by Manjou on Thursday, 14 August, 2008 - 18:10
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Awesome Haruko, I saw you at Amecon :D
Wait you were trying to find me? Really? :S
Wow I feel kinda honoured :D

by Littlegeeky on Thursday, 14 August, 2008 - 22:33