Costume :Gwendolyn
Variant :Ball Gown
Source :Odin Sphere
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo October 2012

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Costume Information

Character: Gwendolyn from Odin Sphere
Costume made by: Speckles

My first ever gown costume I have sewn!
Got a few improvements I would like to make in the future.

- new earpieces
- boning in front bodice
- line bodice
- Add better fixtures for the gown additional layers (they're always safety pinned!)

Construction notes:
The black material is a heavy duchess satin, the royal blue fabric is a silk satin (so pricey!) and the light blue drapery is the cheapest satin I could find, using the back side since it was less shiny. Made a quick petticoat gathering 10m of tulle onto an elastic band. Hoop skirt purchased from angel's bridal on eBay.


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ahh you did a wonderful job, you look stunning!

by Leolarua on Sunday, 4 November, 2012 - 18:30
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So pretty, really nicely tailored.

by Amy-Lou on Monday, 5 November, 2012 - 10:16
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The dress is beautifully constructed! You've done an absolutely stunning job on her <3

by Pandora-Chi on Monday, 5 November, 2012 - 18:33
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Ah thanks so much for the wonderful comments ^^

by Speckles on Monday, 12 November, 2012 - 19:06
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So pretty! you look amazing ^^

by Einmyria on Sunday, 25 August, 2013 - 18:07
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You look gorgeous!

by Tony-Jay on Sunday, 25 August, 2013 - 20:14
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This is a lovely costume.

by Sephirayne on Monday, 26 August, 2013 - 06:04
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This is such a beautiful costume, you look great :)

by WhiteWraith on Wednesday, 26 February, 2014 - 17:58