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Costume :Sylveon
Variant :Gijinka
Source :Pokemon XY
Progress :Complete
Worn At :MCM Scotland Comic Con 2013


Costume Photos

The Fairy Type Pokemon

Sylveon

The new companion?

Quick test

Head piece

Cloak and scarves

 


Costume Information

Description
I love the eeveelutions! (Already cosplayed 3 of them!) And after seeing this cutie, I'm tempted to go for it!
Luckily already have a pink wig I can use. Will design a simple yet cute gijinka for it. Thinking of getting a tulle pink skirt for cuteness and poof! And making a shawl as well as all the bows and scarves! And of course the ears and tail.

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For MCM Scotland Comic Con in September

Comments

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Cant wait to see what design you come up with! this pokemon is mega cute 8D

by Darkiekun on Monday, 11 March, 2013 - 19:26
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Oh now this looks interesting. Your info sounds good! I'ma keep an eye out for this! o:

by Stripeycow on Tuesday, 19 March, 2013 - 18:23
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This is goin to be so cute!

by Zelda on Saturday, 23 March, 2013 - 21:59
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Oooo anther Sylveon cosplayer ^^ we've got one for our eeveelution group in May too!! All the best with this :D

by Mew Rocky on Sunday, 24 March, 2013 - 13:19
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ahhhh I can't WAIT to see this! :3

by Bambi. on Monday, 25 March, 2013 - 17:19
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This is going to be super cute!

by Zelda on Saturday, 27 April, 2013 - 23:47

Can't wait to see it c: Sylveon's amazing :D

by Chimmy on Wednesday, 8 May, 2013 - 22:38
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Great design idea for that Pokemon. Look forward to seeing how you get on with this :)

by ST212 on Tuesday, 18 June, 2013 - 14:02
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Lovely design! I really like the little shawl, it's a nice mix of your own ideas and the original design. :] I'm sure it'll be just as lovely as your previous Eeveelutions!

by Huntsman on Wednesday, 19 June, 2013 - 23:36
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oh my so adorable, love that head piece so muchXD

by blissfulbanana on Sunday, 1 September, 2013 - 20:44
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Eeeeeeee like the head piece ^^

by Darkiekun on Sunday, 8 September, 2013 - 15:05
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Another stunning gijinka :) I love the little cape and headpiece

by Zelvyne on Saturday, 14 September, 2013 - 22:11
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Now this is stunning! Great job, glad to see it all finished :D

by Stripeycow on Tuesday, 24 September, 2013 - 19:42
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Very beautiful gjinka you've done an amazing job with sylveon!

by Mothfox on Thursday, 3 October, 2013 - 13:54
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Eeep! This is so awesome!

by FreeFallen on Friday, 11 October, 2013 - 19:55
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This gijinka is sooo cute!

by ToroSonyCat on Sunday, 20 October, 2013 - 20:14
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This is great! i love gijinkas :) really cool

by Greenstar88 on Sunday, 3 November, 2013 - 14:11
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this looks so cute!!!

by Tori Yummai on Thursday, 7 November, 2013 - 14:40
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this is awesome, I think you suit it very well hun :)

by Namine on Wednesday, 20 November, 2013 - 21:26
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beautiful! you have put this whole cosplay together really well! well done i would love to see more of your eeveelution creations!

by kaasutii on Wednesday, 11 December, 2013 - 08:36
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What a cute design! :D

by Psychoelle on Thursday, 10 April, 2014 - 00:17
 

To-Do List

Make scarvesLowComplete
Buy shoesLowComplete
Buy skirtLowComplete
Buy materialsLowComplete
Make ears and tailLowComplete
Make shawlLowComplete
Make bowsLowComplete

Shopping List

Shoes£26.00Bought
Fleece and felt£6.00Bought
Skirt£3.00Bought
Total£35.00

Journal

Redo (Posted 1st February 2014)

I'm considering bringing Sylveon for Kitacon for the Friday evening and I want to fix it up a lot.
I didn't like what I wore underneath the caplet at expo (even though it help as I was chilly) so I plan to get a simple pink dress to wear underneath instead.

I will be reusing everything else:
Wig
Ears
Caplet
Shoes

I will fix up the bows and ribbons and hopefully get better tights.

Head piece (Posted 1st September 2013)

This...was an interesting challenge. The ears have wire in them and wrapped around a hairband. The bow was sewn onto the right ear along with the two scarves sewn behind the ear. The wire is strong enough to hold the ears themselves up, not for any extras (example, scarves.) So a lot of experimenting happened to get the scarves sitting where I wanted them to. Eventually, I decided to sew each part together (left scarf is sewn onto both ears and the bow, etc.) This surpringly worked, it keeps them all together without anything falling. I tried it on my head for a quick test and sits fine.

It's not exactly how I wanted it to look, but it's the basic idea of how I wanted it.

Overall, this cosplay is finished and ready for expo!

Tail (Posted 1st September 2013)

Simple tail made from polar fleece

Cloak (Posted 26th August 2013)

Finished the cloak for Sylveon. Had to restitch the scarves as the first attempt was horrible. Still not as good but it looks better.

So far I got both bows finished and two scarves finished.

Skirt (Posted 12th June 2013)

The skirt arrived for my Sylveon cosplay (only £3 yay!) It is a slightly paler pink than I thought it would be, but I think it could work as the main body of Sylveon is pale pink/off white.

I was going to use a tulle skirt for this, however I decided against it and went for something cute and simple (and cheaper.)

Shoes (Posted 1st June 2013)

The shoes from Bodyline arrived today! I saw them a while ago and thought it would be cute for Sylveon. I was hoping to get a deeper shade of pink or sax but they didn't have them in my size so I went with the lighter shade of pink.