BlueberryTale
 


Costume :Black Widow
Source :Avengers Assemble
Progress :Complete
Worn At :AyaCon 2013


Costume Photos

Master Assassins

Fight

Assemble

Mr Stark and Agent Romanoff

This is nothing we were ever trained for...

S.H.I.E.L.D agent

The Avengers

A couple of master assassins

Wig and make up test

 


Costume Information

Description
Slightly more tempted to do her now. She's badass and I have a soft spot for redheads <3

Most of it will be bought and altered.

For the Saturday of Ayacon along with my friend doing Hawkeye

Comments

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I love this wig it really suits her and you =3

by blissfulbanana on Tuesday, 28 May, 2013 - 18:37
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The wig is perfect, I can't wait to see more progress on this. :D

by The-oncoming-storm on Monday, 3 June, 2013 - 18:16
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That wig is spot on! Can't wait to see this. :D

by HuntsmanCosplay on Monday, 24 June, 2013 - 20:42
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from what i have seen from your other photos this will be good

by adamphillip on Wednesday, 3 July, 2013 - 18:15
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That wig is beautiful! Looking forward to seeing the finished costume!

by SephNoir on Tuesday, 30 July, 2013 - 21:55
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The wig and make-up test looks great. Can't wait to see the finished costume.

by Sephirayne on Wednesday, 31 July, 2013 - 05:06
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Looks amazing so far! Looking forward to seeing the final costume :)

by WhiteWraith on Thursday, 1 August, 2013 - 19:47
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I think i seen you guys around at aya :) this is pretty cool.

by Tori Yummai on Sunday, 6 October, 2013 - 07:58
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This is an amazing costume, and you really suit it!

by Kitri du Lac on Tuesday, 8 October, 2013 - 13:34
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Very beautifully done I love how your emotions fit the character perfectly! good job indeed!

by Mothfox on Thursday, 17 October, 2013 - 12:48
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I LOVE that wig, this cosplay is awesome!

by ToroSonyCat on Monday, 21 October, 2013 - 23:11
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This is fantastic work!

by Captain_Marvelous on Thursday, 24 October, 2013 - 14:40
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The finished costume looks great. love the photos.

by Sephirayne on Saturday, 26 October, 2013 - 06:58
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It looks awesome! Really suits you!

by HououinKyouma on Saturday, 2 November, 2013 - 11:25
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amazing work. Too bad I never got to see you at Ayacon :(

by Namine on Thursday, 14 November, 2013 - 22:52
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you make a fabulous Black Widow, I especially love the wig, the colour is gorgeous

by MintyBadger on Tuesday, 14 January, 2014 - 10:50
 

To-Do List

Make beltMediumComplete
Spray paint widow's bites and gunsMediumComplete
Make S.H.I.E.L.D. patches MediumComplete

Shopping List

Wig£20.00Bought
Catsuit£24.00Bought
Bullet belt£3.89Bought
Gloves£4.00Bought
Gun holsters£19.00Bought
Utility belt£4.00Bought
Material for S.H.I.E.L.D patches£4.00Bought
Boots£15.00Bought
Glock guns£2.00Bought
Total£95.89

Journal

Update (Posted 27th August 2013)

Ayacon has been and gone and really happy I got to wear my Black Widow cosplay. I was so nervous wearing this but received lovely comments on how good it look and some comments really made my day! Before the con I thought I would be boiling in this cosplay, ended up being freezing some of the time to the point wear my Hawkeye gave me his jacket for a little bit XD Overall I had fun wearing this and meeting all the other Avengers cosplayers.

So! I plan to rewear this cosplay at Kitacon! Hoping to improve in some elements to this cosplay and try to lose more weight. I may try to get another photoshoot done before then.

Guns (Posted 2nd August 2013)

Finally bought the guns from Poundland and spray painted them. Apart from tidying up, this cosplay is pretty much finished.

Outfit so far (Posted 1st August 2013)

Quick preview of the cosplay (missing the widow's bites as I left them in the garage.) Just need to tidy up and get the guns!

Patches finished (Posted 30th July 2013)

I ended up using fabric paint to make them. The most easy way but it kinda works. I was losing patient when I tried sewing them and it wasn't looking good, tried fabric cut outs and still looked a mess, so fabric paint it was. I can always improve on it later, but for now it can work.

The patches are now sewn onto the suit, only the guns left to do and this cosplay will be finished!

29 days to go (Posted 17th July 2013)

I started to panic when I found out it's not long til Aya so forced myself into town after work and got what I needed. So got a bullet belt for the widow's bites, matte spray paint, fingerless gloves and boots.
I went with ankle boots instead as the knee high ones are normally hard to find. They are either too expensive, outside the country, not in my size or style I need, so the ankle boots will do for now.

So far (Posted 8th July 2013)

<<< Makeup and wig test

The utility belt and thigh holsters have arrived,

Still to get:
Bullet belt for the widow's bites and spray paint them
Make the patches and add them to the suit
Get glock guns
Get boots.

The boots I'm having the most trouble to find. They are either too expensive, not the style I want etc. I have two plans for them at the moment, I either get ankle boots with the heel height I want or use my knee high boots with a very low heel.
If I do get the ankle boots I can also get knee high ones once winter comes round.

Catsuit (Posted 26th June 2013)

Look what arrived! And in less than 2 weeks too!
The sizing is perfect apart from the shoulders which I need to fight into annoyingly enough, but hoping baby powder will help out. It's kinda comfy but the longest I may wear it is 4 hours or so maybe.
Need to work on my hips ><

Belt progress (Posted 29th April 2013)

Made a start and made the the Widow's symbol for the belt. Made from craft foam and painted.