phalor
 


Costume :Princess Aurora
Variant :Blue Dress
Source :Sleeping Beauty
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Kitacon IV (2012)


Costume Photos

Once Upon A Dream

Princess Aurora

 


Costume Information

Description
She's my favourite Disney princess. I'm not sure why since she doesn't do much of anything in the film but there's something I just really like about her. It doesn't help that Sleeping Beauty is my favourite Disney film! I still have a tendency to burst out singing I KNOW YOU I WALKED WITH YOU ONCE UPON A DREAM.
As I'm going to Disneyland again next year I am inspired to do this! :D

I'm not sure what colour dress I'd do; pink is my favourite but the original film seemed to go with blue at the end.

Yeah yeah I know, enough with the blonde haired characters already.

~Update~

Everyone's reactions to this were amazing and I can't thank you guys enough.

A big, big thank you to TheMagicalLucy for helping me with the wig (by ttly glueing it to my head oh yeah) and SachikoYumi for helping me with the crown and necklace. I honestly couldn't have pulled this off so well without you guys and you deserve every bit of recognition you both get! <3

Comments

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Yes<3 this has been a dream cosplay of mine its always lush to see people doing this, not enough Aurora love, I can't wait for this!

by CharlotteLuna on Sunday, 11 September, 2011 - 22:21
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You WILL ace this you have a gorgeous face for it ;D

by Solaria on Tuesday, 25 October, 2011 - 07:53
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Aurora is my most favourite Disney princess ever and hardly anyone does the blue dress :/ You will look so so beautiful as Aurora! <3 and no shame on the choice of blond characters cos you really do suit them so much!! Can't wait for this!! :D

by Pandora-Chi on Wednesday, 14 December, 2011 - 00:21
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looking forward to seeing this!

by FuriePhoenix on Wednesday, 14 December, 2011 - 13:35
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@Pandora - the blie dress is really nice! Your Aurora was the final push I needed to do it, you looked so gorgeous!

@FuriePhoenix - Thank you!

by phalor on Wednesday, 14 December, 2011 - 18:51
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Awww that's really sweet of you to say -^^- I wasn't honestly too sure about my Aurora cosplay but glad I gave you a little push for this cosplay - makes me happy to know :D But seriously, you will be beautiful! x

by Pandora-Chi on Saturday, 17 December, 2011 - 12:37
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Your gunna suit this so much Rachie! <3

by SachikoYumi on Tuesday, 20 December, 2011 - 06:49
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@Pandora - seriously, your Aurora was stunning!

@SachikoYumi - I hope so! ;A; <3

by phalor on Tuesday, 20 December, 2011 - 19:14
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your gonna look stunning ^^

by Roenua on Sunday, 15 January, 2012 - 19:21
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Thank you! So are you, you'll look gorgeous!

by phalor on Saturday, 28 January, 2012 - 00:05
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Really loving the look of this =] Can't wait to see some pictures!

by Stubbled Grapes on Wednesday, 4 April, 2012 - 21:37
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"I Know you! I walked with you Once Upon a Dream!"

So Beautiful! Thank you for letting this Tiger dance with you! ^_^

by Manticore on Tuesday, 17 April, 2012 - 19:13
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Thank you!

And thank you so much Manticore, it was honestly one of the highlights of my night!

by phalor on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 18:04
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You look so gorgeous! I never saw you, but saw some photos of you looking through a friend's shots. Your wig is particularly fantastic.

by Angel_of_Algebra on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 18:16
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Thank you so much! TheMagicalLucy did the wig, she did an amazing job with it!

by phalor on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 20:42
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You looked so stunning in this <3
oh god i wish i had brought my camera!

by SachikoYumi on Friday, 20 April, 2012 - 01:41
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Eeee thank you missy! <3 You were so gorgeous the entire weekend!

by phalor on Saturday, 21 April, 2012 - 14:10
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You looked amazing <3

by L4dyPaiNe_X on Saturday, 21 April, 2012 - 15:44
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SO KAWAII DESU!

by Plummer on Saturday, 21 April, 2012 - 16:06
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@ L4dyPaiNe_X Thank you! <3

@ Plummer KAWAY DESK CAR

by phalor on Saturday, 21 April, 2012 - 16:54
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YES!!!
amazing aww this is making me wanting to watch sleeping beauty now!! <3

by eastasiangeek on Saturday, 21 April, 2012 - 20:04
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Thank you!
You should go watch Sleeping Beauty, it's so good!

by phalor on Sunday, 22 April, 2012 - 16:14
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was really glad i got to see this at kitacon, you look amazing :)

by Roenua on Sunday, 22 April, 2012 - 18:15
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Thank you, gorgeous! <3 It's such a shame you couldn't get your Aurora finished, it would've been amazing to get photos together!

by phalor on Monday, 23 April, 2012 - 21:32
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Lovin' the swirly fringe! :D

by Pudding on Tuesday, 20 November, 2012 - 22:03
 

To-Do List

Style WigLowPlanned

Shopping List

Wig£18.00Bought
Shoes£15.00Bought
Total£33.00

Journal

Meh (Posted 27th January 2012)

I'm not too confident about this still because I look huge. The top half needs taken in a little bit and it's not zipped up at the back because I couldn't quite reach with one hand. I'll definitely need some help. I'm undecided if want to go for the slim look of the movie or invest in a smaller hoop skirt or something. Any advice?

Before Styling (Posted 24th December 2011)

This wig came through the post earlier today, talk about good timing. Just in time fo Christmas haha. It's a lovely wig and I love the colour, even though the wig wasn't what I was really expecting, you know? I have no idea where on earth I would start with this so I'm going to look up how to do stuff before I start cutting. I'm still not very good at styling wigs so I imagine that this will be a little difficult for me. Wish me luck!

Shoes (Posted 19th December 2011)

Oh yeah these little bad boys came today. They're slightly too big but it's nothing that can't easily be fixed. All I need to do with these is break into them as they currently hurt a lot.

Dress (Posted 17th December 2011)

I've spoken to the commissioner and we've opted to go for cotton which whilst I'm not totally happy with, it looks a lot better than the shiny fabric they were intending to use. I've had a look at the swatches too and picekd which colours I think will look best on the dress. Even if I've only had a limited control on what this will turn out like I'm satisfied.

Wig and Shoes (Posted 13th December 2011)

Bought the wig and a nice pair of shoes for this today! As I'm going for the blue dress the shoes are blue (of course) and TheMagicalLucy helped me pick a lovely wig. It needs some styling but I'm certain I can work with it!