Frederica la Noir
 


Costume :Daenerys Targaryen
Variant :Wedding Dress
Source :Game of Thrones
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Winter London Film And Comic Con 2013


Costume Photos

Daenerys "Mother of Dragons"

Daenerys "With Fire and Blood"

Dany

Daenerys and her Dragon Egg

Dany and Drogo

Dany and Robert Close Up LFCC

Dany and Robert

Daenerys Targaryen will get the Throne

Daenerys Targaryen on the Iron Throne

House Baratheon vs House Targaryen

Dany and Momoa!

Reference

 


Costume Information

General
Cost : £47.40
Time Taken : 9 hours

Description
Another of Freddie's famous last minute cosplays that is more complete than any of the ones I spend months on haha!

♥ About Daenarys ♥

"Daenerys is polite and well-spoken, but filled with quiet determination. She used to be cowed by her brother's ambitions and his occasional cruel rages, but her time amongst the Dothraki has taught her pride, confidence and skills of command. She is still somewhat naive of the world due to being young and living her life as an exile (with only her petulant brother to rely on for knowledge of the world), but she is intelligent and quick to understanding now that she is free to pursue her own path."

♥ About the Cosplay ♥

I struggled to find the right fabric so settled for a grey mesh over taffeta to make it light and floaty :). The brooch I made from 3 dragon earrings (saved me sculpting the heads) and milliput for the remainder. and the wig I styled entirely myself from a plain straight wig; definitely the best part of this costume. The dress isn't particularly accurate I made it in less than 5hours from scratch without a sewing pattern! I am impressed with myself for this as I really panicked I wouldn't get it done in time before LFCC and my photoshoot with Jason Momoa!

♥ Budget/Cost ♥

£50/£47.40

♥ Worn to ♥

London Film and ComicCon July 2013
Winter London Film and ComicCon October 2013

Comments

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Looking forward to seeing this.

by Sephirayne on Saturday, 2 March, 2013 - 05:04
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Can't wait :)

by Alias Cosplay on Wednesday, 10 April, 2013 - 18:21
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This is gonna rock!

by sjbonnar on Wednesday, 26 June, 2013 - 08:49
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Yaaay! :D

by Freyarule on Wednesday, 26 June, 2013 - 16:47
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Wonderful! Hope to see this in person *__*

by x-Blade-x on Thursday, 4 July, 2013 - 23:46
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You were amazing!

by sjbonnar on Monday, 8 July, 2013 - 10:13
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Such a gorgeous Dany! <3

by Freyarule on Monday, 8 July, 2013 - 23:12
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You looked great!

by Leadmill on Monday, 8 July, 2013 - 23:34
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Looks gorgeous!

by InfiniteJester on Tuesday, 9 July, 2013 - 09:42
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I remember seeing you!! Your dress was lovely!

by silenced on Tuesday, 9 July, 2013 - 21:08
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You looked so stunning as Daenerys!

by ElegantAura on Tuesday, 9 July, 2013 - 23:33
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You made a stunning Dany ^_^

by Sephirayne on Wednesday, 10 July, 2013 - 19:17
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Ha! Love the picture with Kharl Drogo!

by KhaosKreator on Thursday, 11 July, 2013 - 20:23
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nice seeing my egg make a sneaky cameo haha! you looked sooooo lovely, and the fabric you used is perfect ('∀'●)♡

by Squiddley on Tuesday, 16 July, 2013 - 23:53
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So happy I got to see this in person!! You looked so perfect <3
Can't believe you made it so quickly!! Need your epic sewing skills XD

by MissColzyChan on Wednesday, 17 July, 2013 - 12:42
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you look amazing =D

by Sweeturk on Wednesday, 28 August, 2013 - 23:02
 

Shopping List

WIg £15.69Bought
4 small hair cuffs£4.01Bought
3 large hair cuffs£2.75Bought
2 inch metal ring£2.95Bought
4m grey taffetta£14.00Bought
4m grey mesh fabric£8.00Bought
Total£47.40

Journal

Her dress (Posted 4th July 2013)

this is the most organic costume I have ever created and by that I mean that I didn't measure or draw anything out I just made it, as I only had 4hours to start and finish it! This is also the fastest costume I have ever made, the inside is messy but it's done and to a reasonable standard considering the time frame! As I wont be wearing this for any comps, nor will I sell it I figured it doesn't matter as long as it doesn't fall apart! (which it wont!!)

Daenarys's Brooch (Posted 4th July 2013)

Since I love to have a go at making all aspects of a costume (bar shoes) I figured I'd make her brooch, as I knew I would be short on time with this costume I decided to buy dragon ear cuffs, chop the heads off and milliput them onto a chop stick as opposed to crafting each head by hand (would have take far to long!)

Styling her Wig (Posted 4th July 2013)

I've spent about an hour and a half on her wig, it was a poker straight wig, and now is all lovely and wavy, I would love to rough it up a bit to make more like hers but time is not on my side but may add to it at a later date, I've used enlargeable metal rings for the rings in her hair, that way I can clip them in without wrecking the wig styling :)