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16 Jun 2011 - 22:0360250
Plug suit/catsuit material suggestions?
I'm planning a Gjinka GLaDOS cosplay and I thought it would be a good idea to design her in a white plug/catsuit
(I know, white, what was I thinking)

Anyway can anyone reccomend a good place to buy something ready made. Or failing that, suggest a material that wont be too seethrough and shiny but still be breathable?

16 Jun 2011 - 22:1560255
You could maybe try a white Zentai suit. I know they have full face masks but I believe they're a separate part. In terms of breath-ability someone else would have to answer that because I don't think anyone would want to see me in a Zentai suit

16 Jun 2011 - 22:1960256
I looked into it, but I couldn't find anywhere that does really good quality ones that aren't too expencive

16 Jun 2011 - 22:2260258
Loads of people on here seem to use the Zentai suits for various things so hopefully someone else can point you towards a good source. What's your kind of price range?

16 Jun 2011 - 23:3260265
maybe about £30 as a maximum, unless it's amazing quality. I dunno if that's optimistic or not

17 Jun 2011 - 07:5060280
Have a look on ebay. You should be able to get a zentai for about £30. Failing that, get hold of some white lycra and Kwik sew pattern 3052.

17 Jun 2011 - 09:1360292
Zentai's probably your best bet.

Though my personal feeling is that PVC would be a better material as it gives you that plastic look, but it's tricky to work with!

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17 Jun 2011 - 10:4560299
I bought a zentai suit last year for a cosplay, and it was a zentai suit but with shiny PVC-ish lycra used, so that might be the option you want I'll go and see if I can find the seller again and then post a link.

No luck on the seller but I found this: Link

There's also this: Link
but that's covering all of you, but you might be able to ask them to send it without the head? You can usually with most of them, I had to ask them to make eye holes (I wasn't comfortable not being able to see clearly XD)


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