Costume :Oerba Dia Vanille
Source :Final Fantasy XIII
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Amecon 2012

Costume Photos

Vanille and Hope

FF13 Girls


Binding rod reference

FF13... and Lulu

Fang and Vanille

Lightning and Vanille



Costume Information

Cost : £50
Time Taken : 2 months

EDIT* will be updating this for Amecon, the beads need restringing onto stronger elastic and the wig needs some restyling, hopefully I'll be adding the binding rod!!

Cosplayed as Vanille as part of a FF13 group for midlands expo.
Actually made three costumes for this, Vanille, Lightning and Cid Raines^^

This costume was quite easy to make when compared to Seth or Cid Raines but perhapse was not the best idea in the middle of febuary! very cold :p

Again I am really happy with the wig... didn't like the colour of any pre styled ones so I brought a long wig in the right colour and cut and curled it


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wOw, GREAT stuff there. All three costumes look awesome ^__^

by k4tt on Tuesday, 8 March, 2011 - 21:14
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This is possibly my favourite of you costumes ^^ You look just like Vanille!

by TheStarlightFairy on Thursday, 17 March, 2011 - 17:18
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Why does this not have more love? You look adorable here, such an amazing Vanille ^^

by MadameLapin on Thursday, 21 July, 2011 - 17:48
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You made an adorable Vanille c: it looked so awesome! 8D

by Devil_Trigger on Tuesday, 23 August, 2011 - 08:31
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You are such a cute Vanille <3

by Kerhys on Friday, 26 August, 2011 - 19:33
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Awww, you really suit Vanille and I agree that the wig you used is a really good colour match for her =)

by Tsuchinoko on Thursday, 3 May, 2012 - 21:00
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Yay Amecon, can't wait to see this is person ^_^

by Afireinsidegirl on Friday, 4 May, 2012 - 16:27
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You Make a FANTABULOUS Vanille! >w<

by Karakulz on Wednesday, 9 May, 2012 - 21:47
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OMG this is awesome, you really did her Justice :D

by Sketch McDraw on Friday, 18 May, 2012 - 21:24
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this is great!

by FuriePhoenix on Friday, 18 May, 2012 - 22:15
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Lovely photos C:

by Afireinsidegirl on Friday, 16 November, 2012 - 00:44
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Pretty spot on there! Cool :)

by 1000014 on Saturday, 11 May, 2013 - 09:45


Beads! (Posted 9th May 2012)

Today I decided to start re threading all of the beads for this costume onto stronger elastic as the old elastic kept stretching out of shape each time I wore it, annoyingly, it seems to be taking a lot longer than I remember >_>