Hawkeye
 


Costume :Jon Snow
Source :Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire)
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Kitacon IV (2012)


Costume Photos

Jon at the EFF 2012

Jon Snow at the Elf Fantasy Fair 2012

Amazing GoT group!

Lyanna Stark & Jon Snow - Kitacon 2012

Jon in the Kitacon 2012 Masquerade

Jon Snow with King Robert & Littlefinger at Kitacon 2012

Cloak ref

Hair ref

Better sword reference

Reference without cloak

 


Costume Information

Description
For a Game of Thrones group!

A friend of mine introduced me to the books and since the tv series started we've been watching it together. Had been thinking of doing a costume from it, but it got upped to near the top of the list for the group. :p

I like Jon a bit better in the books than the series, but as Arya is too young for me to cosplay, I picked Jon instead. That and some of his costume bits can be part of the ranger outfit I'm going to be redoing this summer..

It will be interesting to try on a beard. :p

Comments

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At least you've only got a little beard :-p

I can't wait to see this ^_^ You'll look great!

by sjbonnar on Friday, 17 June, 2011 - 07:05
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:D <3

by eternal_aranel on Friday, 17 June, 2011 - 09:28
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sjbonnar - True! Yours is going to be magnificent! ;P

Soo looking forward to this!

by Hawkeye on Monday, 20 June, 2011 - 09:25
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zomg YES xD

I can't wait!

by Toshi-chan on Monday, 25 July, 2011 - 10:46
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KING IN THE NORTH!!!!
Sorry, couldn't help myself. This will be awesome :D

by WarriorTeddy on Monday, 25 July, 2011 - 10:49
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You're going to be awesome ^_^

BTW While it's likely too expensive to buy, thought this'd be useful for references ^_^ http://www.valyriansteel.com/shop/swords/longclaw-sword-of-jon-snow/prod...

by sjbonnar on Sunday, 4 September, 2011 - 12:36
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Thanks!

sjbonnar- Thank you for the link! I'm determined to make the sword, but the question is whether a meter long wooden sword will fit in my suitcase! ;p

by Hawkeye on Sunday, 4 September, 2011 - 19:28
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Looking forward to seeing your Jon :D

by Sephirayne on Tuesday, 15 November, 2011 - 13:51
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You were so so gorgeous as Jon! All the love - totally glad we got to run away together at the end of the masq!

by Nocturnal Blossom on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 15:32
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Thank you! You were a brilliant as Daenerys! And can't wait for the video... :D

by Hawkeye on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 16:11
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The photos look great, wish I could have seen this live :D

by Amy-Lou on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 18:26
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This was so well done, great job.

by Alias Cosplay on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 18:48
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You were an awesome Jon. You looksed soo much like him scraggly beard or no. Did you find your gloves?

by Manjou on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 19:22
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~Awesome :D

by TheGyroCaptain on Sunday, 22 April, 2012 - 13:35
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YOU LOOK AMAZINGGGG~ :D

by xLaviChii on Sunday, 22 April, 2012 - 20:07
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stunning work on this, really well done!

by Fishyfins on Monday, 23 April, 2012 - 23:32
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YOU WERE AMAZING!

Oh, I can't wait to cosplay together again!

by sjbonnar on Tuesday, 24 April, 2012 - 09:47
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Thank you all! 8D

Manjou - Thanks! So you met me while having a spazzy moment... XD Luckily they were still in my room.

Sjbonnar - YOU TOO! And YES! 8D

by Hawkeye on Thursday, 26 April, 2012 - 16:52
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Ok, Samwell Tarly is now on for October Expo ^_^

by sjbonnar on Wednesday, 16 May, 2012 - 13:14
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simply epic Jon. Love this <3 x.

by FusionRose on Wednesday, 16 May, 2012 - 14:11
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This costume is just amazing!! O_O and the group looks awesome! really love your Elf Fantasy Fair 2012 picture >.<

by Afireinsidegirl on Tuesday, 5 March, 2013 - 10:00
 

Journal

Got all the materials! (Posted 17th September 2011)

Well, almost all!
Have linen and fake fur for the cloak, linen &amp; cotton for the gambeson and real leather for the vest. Now to find the right boots!

Wig and beard test (Posted 25th July 2011)

Had a wig and beard test and must say I'm not sure about any of this :p
Used the crepe wool method for stubble and couldn't get it spread evenly enough - on top of that, mastix and the remover are vile. Next time I'm going to try it with just make up.. (I removed most of it before taking the photo)