Mr Sue Denim
 


Costume :John Constantine
Variant :TV series
Source :Constantine
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Sheffield Film and Comic Con 2014


Costume Photos

Face off

Rick and Constantine

Harry, Maleficent and Constantine

Joffrey all grown up

Lighting up

With the TARDIS

Constantine and Constantine

Love it when a plan comes together

Constantine and The War Doctor

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Reference #2

Reference #1

 


Costume Information

Description
With my previous outfit not exactly pub/bar friendly, for this Halloween I decided to make something that would be easy to wear and not prone to breaking in a drunk people environment. The new Constantine series looks awesome, and the costume so easy to make for cheap.

Comments

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This pleases me. Sure you'll do a great job, looking forward to seeing it. :)

by Nesabi on Tuesday, 5 August, 2014 - 17:41
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Thanks! I'm hoping I can do him justice.

by Mr Sue Denim on Wednesday, 6 August, 2014 - 18:18
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This looks awesome, you look just like the real thing!!

by AmazonianBlonde on Sunday, 31 August, 2014 - 20:08
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Thank you. I was worried I'd be mistaken for an attempt at Castiel on the day, but thankfully everyone who approached me knew exactly who I was.

by Mr Sue Denim on Monday, 1 September, 2014 - 00:46
 

To-Do List

Trench CoatHighComplete
BootsMediumComplete
ShirtMediumComplete
TrousersMediumComplete
Business CardsLowComplete
Hair CutLowComplete
BeltLowComplete
Rosary BeadsLowComplete
TieLowComplete
CrucifixLowComplete
Brown Contact LensesLowPlanned
WatchLowPlanned

Shopping List

Shoes£3.50Bought
Tie£2.30Bought
Trench Coat£26.98Bought
Hair Cut£20.00Bought
Contact Lenses£5.99To Buy
Total£58.77

Journal

Finito (Posted 29th August 2014)

And with that the costume is complete!

Hair (Posted 29th August 2014)

And the signature hair. I went to a barbers, but I had to add in the back and sides as they hadn't taken the bleach far down enough. Not bad for my first ever dye.

Business Cards (Posted 28th August 2014)

I made more than enough. Lifehack: watercolour paper makes for good business card material.

Customised Trench Coat (Posted 25th August 2014)

The coat arrived and fits me perfectly. The colour is a little darker, but aside from that, it's a dead ringer for John's coat. I removed the flaps on the chest and the buckle on the collar.

Trench Coat (Posted 7th August 2014)

I found a single breasted 3/4 length coat in the same fitting as John's Burberry trench for a fraction of the price. It's Asian sizing though, so hopefully a medium will fit me when it comes.

Tools Of The Trade (Posted 6th August 2014)

So I already own some rosary beads that we were given way back in high school, and rather than buy a crucifix, I thought I'd save some pennies and make one myself out of offcuts of skirting board lying around in the garage.

Shoes (Posted 5th August 2014)

A cheap pair of black boots via eBay. Originally, I bought some more formal shoes, but after seeing a behind the scenes photo, I realised he wears ankle boots.

Tie (Posted 22nd July 2014)

I was looking for a burgundy coloured slim tie. Next came to the rescue with a sale on and I left with a bundle pack of a burgundy and navy tie and a pocket square I'll likely never use.

Stuff I Own Already (Posted 19th July 2014)

- H&M white slim fit shirt
- Next black slim fit suit trousers
- Primark fake leather black belt
- Wooden rosary beads
- Zippo lighter