naurarwen
 


Costume :Katniss Everdeen
Variant :Arena outfit
Source :The Hunger Games (movie)
Progress :Complete
Worn At :The Entertaiment Media Show (Collectormania) 2012


Costume Photos

Amandla S Tweet

Katniss Full Length

Orange backpack

Jacket trim

Adding the trim to the hoodie

Full view

Close up of pin, wig and tshirt

Katniss Everdeen

 


Comments

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My Hunger Games fan-sense just imploded.

You look really awesome so far! :D
Can't wait to see the full thing!!! <3

by Millomoi on Tuesday, 20 March, 2012 - 18:01
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Thanks

by naurarwen on Tuesday, 20 March, 2012 - 21:37
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Excellent work on Katniss! =]

by Numta on Wednesday, 6 June, 2012 - 15:23
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You look fantastic hun. Great job ♥

by Sephirayne on Wednesday, 6 June, 2012 - 16:11

hey love the katniss! i just wanna know where you got the pants and backpack cuz if been looking everywhere and couldnt find :/

by booklover789 on Sunday, 9 September, 2012 - 21:00
 

To-Do List

Jacket to try & makeHighPlanned
Make beltsMediumPlanned

Shopping List

Cargo pants (including P&P)£4.04Bought
3 metres black polyester lining£3.00Bought
Belt buckle£3.99Bought
5 metres grey edging£2.50Bought
Orange backpack£8.50Bought
5 metre draw string cord£2.55Bought
Zip£0.99Bought
Black cord locks£0.99Bought
Silver sticky back paper for fletching£3.90Bought
5 x clear acetate sheets£1.00Bought
14 x arrow shafts£9.95Bought
Boots (including P&P)£45.00Bought
V neck tshirt£3.00Bought
Hoodie£12.00Bought
Orange trim for hoodie (including P&P)£2.25Bought
Jacket pattern£7.00Bought
3 metres of jacket fabric (including postage)£10.00Bought
District 12 Feast bag (gift from friend)£0.00Bought
Nocks for arrows£2.72Bought
2 x belts£18.00Bought
Total£141.38

Journal

So much to do and so little time (Posted 24th May 2012)

With 8 days to the convention, and only 7 of those days to actually finish the costume its all hands on deck for this costume. After coming down with a nasty chest infection last week progress has been fairly slow but it seems the antibiotics have finally started to kick in.

So here's my to do list:

Arrows

- Hot glue nocks to arrows
- Respray tops of arrows
- Finish cutting out fletching and adding detailing
- Hot glue fletching to arrows....carefully

Quiver

- Made cardboard base
- Make fabric to same specs as cardboard base
- Add silver lines to fabric
- Find a way to attach the two together
- Add quiver strap (still need to buy something to make it from)

Jacket

- Finish adding grey lines that can be added to outer jacket before sewing together
- Make up lining
- Attach lining and outer jacket
- Add remaining grey lines
- Add press studs and cord to hood and waist

I was going to add pockets to my jacket but have decided against this as its adding more work to something I already don't have a lot of time to do. I reckon as long as I can plan this out properly I should be able to get it all done, and also with a little help from my boyfriend.