Costume :Dust
Source :Dust: An Elysian Tail
Progress :Planned
Worn At :None

Costume Photos

Ahrah Blade : Lower Design

Hatless Dust

The Ahrah Blade

Dust Standing About

Dust's Combat Stance


Costume Information

Possibly my next "big" cosplay after Teepo in 2014. While the clothes here are a bit more complex than Teepo's bodysuit, they don't appear to be anything too crazy. Of course, that assumption will no doubt change when I start tackling it. D:

From the artwork, the only really pronounced animal features Dust has are his ears, so I could get away with painting my face blue (save for the tip of my nose) and using the clothes to cover up the rest of me.

The Ahrah Blade is going to be an odd thing to make. While it's certainly the smallest sword-like prop I'll have made up to now (being a one-hand sword as opposed to Aeon's clock... thing and Teepo's longsword), the blade is quite an odd shape, especially with those pronged fins at the top.


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I've never seen this design before but it looks super cool - really interested in how you're going to make the sword and the weird hat thing!

by InfiniteJester on Thursday, 19 December, 2013 - 09:56

Never seen this costume at a con before, the progress on this will be very interesting

by g123 on Saturday, 19 April, 2014 - 06:18
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Can't wait to see this 8) It's gonna be awesome!

by Darkiekun on Wednesday, 4 June, 2014 - 11:08

To-Do List

Find a base hatLowPlanned

Shopping List

Pink(ish) fabric | Waistcoat Trim£0.00To Buy
Grey/White fur? | Ears£0.00To Buy
Facepaint (Pale blue and grey)£0.00To Buy
Silver Wig£0.00To Buy
Fur and stuffing | Tail£0.00To Buy
Wiring, blue LEDs, plastic | "Ambitious Plan #1"£0.00To Buy
??? | Gemstone (sword hilt)£0.00To Buy
??? | Cape Clasp£0.00To Buy
Black fabric | Waistcoat, Undershirt, (Boot Covers?)£0.00To Buy
Styrofoam | Hat, Ahrah Blade£0.00To Buy
Grey Fabric | Undershirt£0.00To Buy
Black craft foam | Hat£0.00To Buy
Lots of cyan fabric | Hat, Cape, Pants£0.00To Buy
Orange/White/Black material, green fake eyes | FIDGET DOLL!£0.00To Buy