Shazz
 


Costume :Buster Keaton
Source :Silent Film
Progress :Complete
Worn At :AyaCon 2013


Costume Photos

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The General

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Buster & Charlie

 


Costume Information

Description
Oh, Buster, life is hard <3

A silly dream but I'd love to have a group w/Chaplin, Lloyd & Arbuckle! We can pratfall to our hearts content.

*edit* ballet shoes is being Harold Lloyd :D
I am changing to just normal Buster cos with the tache I look too much like Chaplin.

Comments

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Keaton is my hero! cant wait to see this!

by Captain_Marvelous on Wednesday, 19 December, 2012 - 12:48
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I can't wait to make it, Buster is the best (Y)

by Shazz on Thursday, 20 December, 2012 - 22:01
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Brilliant idea! Wish I was able to go to Aya to see this.

by PandoraCaitiff on Friday, 8 February, 2013 - 14:48
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Beautiful Work, Darling. you look absolutely Smashing.

by FruityKyuubi on Saturday, 9 February, 2013 - 05:41
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It's looking fantabulous!! My excitement levels are rising :)

by ballet shoes on Friday, 29 March, 2013 - 13:58
 

Shopping List

PorkpieHat£50.00Bought
White Foundation (Powder)£7.00Bought
White Foundation (Liquid)£5.00Bought
Tie£5.00Bought
Wig£24.00Bought
Fake Moustaches£4.00Bought
Detachable Collar£4.00Bought
Trousers£10.00Bought
Shirt£10.00Bought
Shoes£7.00Bought
Spirit gum£3.86Bought
Total£129.86

Journal

Wig w/hat (Posted 25th May 2013)

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Lace Wig 01 (Posted 25th May 2013)

Just trying this out. Haven't got any spirit gum yet to glue the lace down and I haven't blended it either. Wig is just pinned into shape for now

shirt and shoes (Posted 6th February 2013)

success today. Got white shirt and size 8 (clown)shoes. £14 all together(Y)

And (Posted 6th February 2013)

Update on where I am with all the pieces:

Obtained:

Trousers
Waistcoat
Braces
Porkpie hat
Black tie
White foundation and powder ordered
Magnifying glass

Still needed:

Shoes (hopefully will get today)
Grey shirt or white if cannot find grey
Wig
fake tache
Make up test and final put together

See how excited about this purchase I am (Posted 6th February 2013)

PORKPIE! Thank the slapstick lord for BusterStuff.com!
I apologise for the just woken up face :|

Hat and prop (Posted 28th December 2012)

Just got the wool trilby in the post so I can soak it, cut and re-shape it into the flat hat now. Also got magnifying glass: essential for all aspiring detectives!

In Progress (Posted 20th December 2012)

Bits and pieces that I've already collected

Trousers
Braces
Waistcoat
shoes

Need to buy/make

Tie
Wig
Fedora to make into flat pork pie hat
shirt
magnifying glass, book, moustache

Make up test