Costume :Meryl Silverburgh
Source :Metal Gear Solid
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Midlands MCM Expo 2013

Costume Photos


Costume Information

Cost : 37.18

I remember watching my brother play through this game when I was little, and a quick Google tells me that MGS came out in '98, which would make me 6 years old. That is, if we got it as soon as it came out, I can't remember. even as young as that, I loved Meryl, and I've been attached to her ever since. When I was younger I was a ridiculous tomboy, and when Meryl does her monologue to Snake in the bathroom I was like WHOA SHES JUST LIKE ME LOL

I'm planning on doing pure MGS1 Meryl, not the Twin Snakes or anything. Mainly because as of writing this i have a week until the expo so i need to keep things simple.


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OMG YAY! You'll make an awesome Meryl! 8D I love the original MGS most c:

by Devil_Trigger on Monday, 9 July, 2012 - 23:21
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YAY you will be amazing as Meryl dude

by Mungojerrie on Tuesday, 10 July, 2012 - 09:59
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Need more Meryl costumes XD Best of luck, i'm hoping to do Akiba from MGS4 for october, if i can get all the right pieces in time =]

by Spike on Friday, 10 August, 2012 - 02:44
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More Meryls mean win!

YOu'll look awesome!

by Numta on Friday, 10 August, 2012 - 14:47
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Wooo Meryl! Looking forward to seeing this :3

by Petchy-mon on Tuesday, 13 November, 2012 - 01:07
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Nice to see more Meryl Cosplayers :) Looking forward to seeing progress on this because Meryl is clearly the best character in the MG series :D Feel free to drop me a message if you get stuck with any parts but I'm sure you'll be fine because all you other cosplays are epic :D

by gaming_goddess on Wednesday, 14 November, 2012 - 05:42
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Rhiiii you're Meryl was fantastic 8D looked so much like the real thing c: I forgot to ask for a photo like the pleb I am

by Devil_Trigger on Sunday, 17 February, 2013 - 03:11
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Gutted I couldn't make it to Midlands with my Mantis costume to see this! If you end up going to MCM in May we definitely have to get some photos :p

by Phantom.Mantis on Saturday, 30 March, 2013 - 16:02


Midlands expo! (Posted 14th November 2012)

Deciding that i will do Meryl finally at Midlands 2013. reasons being she looks extremely simple to make, and god knows after plugsuit i need something simple! in a perfect world i would wear my plugsuit, but well, it's not the comfiest thing and one of the shoes came off just from the photoshoot.
I'm at university now and i dont have my sewing machine with me, which is another factor in making a simple costume. and i get a month off for christmas which will be plenty of time to get her done.