Cosplayer: Cosplex

Variant: Team Rocket

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

"Puns worthy of Rob" for the CSI Minami skit at Minami con 15 , Best Performance at Sunday MCM May expo 2009

31st December 2008: Jessie Wig, take 1 I have decided that jessie's hair is somewhat more like structural enginnering than actual wig styling. Her hair is also Different in every single refrence image......

I decided that I wanted it to curve slightly to one side, the side was chose by seeing which side was more common in my selected reference photos. Slighlty to the left wass the winner.

To begin with i removed all the wefts and scalp from an old wig to obtain the mesh cap underneath.

I am using the same materials that i used as a base for my caterina wig. These include plastic "rigiline" boning and wadding (4oz). They are both lightweight and cheap!

I initally made the bottom section first, by cutting the shape out of wadding and gluing on the boning support. Making sure to use the natural curve of the boning to my advantage (it comes rolled up)

This was then pinned to the base and then additional plastic boned where added to form the top section (mostly by trail and error) The top section was then covered in wadding and the edges sewn and glued together.

The Wadding was then neatly sewn onto the mesh cap.

I have also added 6 hair extension clips (4 at the front, 2 at the bottom) so that the wig can be secured to my head ^_^

Next stage is to build up the top of the wig, to get jessie's widows peak and backcombed look.

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ryaoki - 10th November 2008
LMAO and so i stud next do you as the most annoying thing ever WOOOOOOOOOOOOOBAFETT!!! nicee lol

cant wait to see this lex

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Kuma - 10th November 2008
Is this true?! =O

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White Leviathan - 11th November 2008
Need a James........


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sjbonnar - 11th November 2008
OMG I think I fell in love a little LOL Can't wait to see this!

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Uni - 31st December 2008
Looking immense! Great work~

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sjbonnar - 31st December 2008
THat's looking fantastic!

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nert - 31st December 2008
I'm half expecting the next progress shot to involve scaffolding XD

Looking somewhat of the epic there.

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GunstarVixen - 31st December 2008
looking wig-tastic! x

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Sands - 4th January 2009
that looks totally epic, cant wait to see this lex =]

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Defrain - 4th January 2009
clever idea lets just hope it can bere its own weight

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Anonymous - 9th January 2009
O_O this is TOO epic! im soo looking forward to seeing this!!! ahhhhhhh XD

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Sephirayne - 9th January 2009
Wow! Epic progress. I can't wait to see it finished. I love Team Rocket.

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Anonymous - 3rd February 2009
looking great 8D i cant wait to see this finished!!!!!

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nert - 3rd February 2009
Looking pretty awesome even before the wig o.o

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sjbonnar - 3rd February 2009
*wolf whistles* I can't wait to see this finished Lex ^_^

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ryaoki - 3rd February 2009
thigh high boots eh, foxy lmao

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Odd-One-Out - 3rd February 2009
*thumbs up*


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Tiran - 3rd February 2009
I'm looking forward to seeing the finished wig at Minami!

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Ranma1-2 - 4th February 2009
"Stand by for Trouble.." ^_^

Brilliant construction work on the wig!

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Sephirayne - 4th February 2009
Wow! The oufit looks great. I love the boots they really work well.

I do see what you mean about the skirt. Lol!

Still, looks perfect for Jessie

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Anonymous - 4th February 2009
Oh wow, an accurate wig? Fabulous! Wish I was going to Minami to see it in person, perhaps another time. Makes me wanna fix up my James costume a bit.

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Defrain - 4th February 2009
looking pretty sweet

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Anonymous - 8th March 2009
James' wig is perfect! Looking forward to seeing you at minami!


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Bunni - 9th March 2009
Looking really good! Can't wait to see the pics once you have the wig on as well!

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MoonLily - 24th March 2009
That wig....*_* I'm honestly stunned! Perfection!!

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AmethystEyes - 24th March 2009
Wow, it's great to see someone finally do the wig so well! what day are you wearing this at Minami?

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Sillabub - 24th March 2009
Blimey! Now *that* is a wig and a half! :D

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stripey_dani - 24th March 2009
Awesome... Just awesome..

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HelloKitty - 24th March 2009
oh wow!!!!
now thats impressive, cant wait to see it this weekend

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Defrain - 24th March 2009
looking awesome

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angel aiko - 24th March 2009
wow that wig looks amazing : D

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Ilpala - 24th March 2009
Loving the wig! :D

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Adamoluna - 24th March 2009
crazy epic wig, as has been said.
I really like the fabric you chose for the costume, too.
Looks like you're gonna do Jessie more justice than anyone's ever done before O.o

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nert - 24th March 2009
It has transcended zomg to... aomg!


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Toshi-chan - 24th March 2009
this i think is the definition of epic

there are no other word to describe how amazing that wig looks!!!


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sjbonnar - 24th March 2009
That wig is incredible! How heavy is it!? And how do you hold it to your head hun?

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nanahara - 24th March 2009
this is so awsome, that wig, how good you look, etc. It's all just brilliant

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Neko-Chan - 25th March 2009
That wig is by far the best jessie one ive ever seen!
The costume's looking awsome to!
i cant wait to see it all put together!! ^^

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timpey - 31st March 2009
a very smexy jessie with a very nice short skirt ^---^ hehehe

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Anonymous - 31st March 2009
thiswas amazing to see! loved that wig! it was a pain to wear but well worth it 83

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White Leviathan - 1st April 2009
You should enter that into a look-a-like contest was so scary. Had a lot of fun doing rocket with you!

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sonia_leong - 1st April 2009
Best Jessie in the world. Ever.

That wig... it has a soul o_O;;

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Anonymous - 1st April 2009
You made a great Jessie wig is awesome!
it's was great to actually meet you properly.

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Manga Girl - 1st April 2009
I wish I went to Minamicon now, you made such a fantastic Team Rocket! :D
I love your wig for Jessie!!

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Mungojerrie - 2nd April 2009
I'm amazed by your Jessie wig!

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RanmaSyaoran - 2nd April 2009
Epic. A true wig masterpiece.

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goodbyeworld - 2nd April 2009
Defiantly the best Jessie I have ever seen! *-*

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Fizzykat - 3rd April 2009
lol! thats brilliant!!!! i love the photo jessie!...i mean lex! you look just like her!! amazing job on the wig!!

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Sephirayne - 5th April 2009
I knew that as soon as you annouced Jessie that you would look perfect as her. I was right. You made her so awesome and then some. Brilliant is an understatement. One of my favourite cosplays of Minamiocn 15. XX

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Hexi - 5th April 2009
OMG that is such an awesome Jessie!
You wig is just..... wow.

Fantastic job!

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Kuma - 17th April 2009
That laugh still haunts my dreams...

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marumune - 30th May 2009
your wig is fantastic!

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Anonymous - 30th May 2009
Wooow you must be the best Jessie I've ever seen! Well done! I'm really in awe of the wig, your makeup everything! It's like Jessie incarnate xD

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Ranma1-2 - 30th May 2009
"Greetings Pokemon Pipsqueeks" :D :D :D - Loved your skit. Congrats on the win.

Fabulous cosplay and masquerade performance. mmm Sexiest Jessie ever. ^__^

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Zaiburst - 30th May 2009
very impressive. You look just like her, and you acted well too, with the pompous attitude. :D

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nanahara - 30th May 2009
epic cosplay, and brilliant masquarade performance at expo XD

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Fables - 31st May 2009
Cant IMAGINE how much hairspray/gel/product is on that wig ^^, You look incredible!! Wish I coulda been there to see it, the photos look like you had such fun ^^

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electricdino - 14th June 2009
This costume was epic!! You were amazingly accurate!! So so good, and your skit at the May Expo was just awesome, ^_^

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k4tt - 25th August 2009
awesome costume. love the hair ^__^

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Zelda - 8th January 2010
You guys were awesome in the masquerade ^^, just amazing, love the hair, love everything!

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ZOMBIEfurby - 24th January 2010
This wig is amazing O_O Overall you're the best jessie ive ever seen!

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rohanfox - 19th May 2010
By far the best Jessie cosplayer. Ever.

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ProbablyHeather - 13th June 2010
Oh my God <3333 Amazing! xxxxx

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noirenotorious - 14th August 2010
That wig is one of the most amazing things I've ever seen X'D

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DuskatNight - 16th September 2010
That wig is pure epicness. O.o It's perfect! The whole costume is perfect!

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JustPeachy - 20th June 2011
That wig <3 You make the perfect Jessie!!

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FangGirl - 5th January 2012
All I can say is THAT HAIR!!!! is perfect well done and everything else is too best Jessie and James ever :)

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Kitri du Lac - 28th August 2014
Best Jessie wig I have ever seen. It's fantastic!