Lyra/Kotone - Pokémon HeartGold/SoulSilver





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I love Pokémon, and although I wanted to cosplay something from it, there was never really anything that grabbed my attention - that is, until I saw the design for the female trainer from HeartGold/SoulSilver! I love dungarees/overalls, and the hat was adorable (and I really wanted to try making that thing!) so I decided I might as well go for it.

The dungarees were made from some fabric I had left over from my sister's overalls for her cosplay of The Engineer from Team Fortress 2. The straps are a bit crappy, as I didn't make them long enough so I had to add an extra bit on, but other than that I'm happy with them. The socks are some I already owned with some black lycra loops I made tacked onto them, and the shoes are borrowed from my sister, as I painted Autobot logos on my own red converses and they would have been a bit out of place!

The red shirt is made from some red sort-of-lycra fabric, which I found in our local fabric store for uber cheap (and I was happy to find it, as they sell proper lycra for upwards of £10 a metre...ouch!). The collar is made out of some fleece, and the black shirt is just a scrap of black lycra.

And finally, the, this was the fun part! I first made a sort of beanie hat out of some fleece, and then made the huge outer layer using more fleece. I sewed them together and turned them the right way out, and added stuffing to make it poof out even more than it already did. The result was me looking like Toad from Super Mario, which was amusing. Next, I added the peak of the hat, made out of two layers of white fleece with a piece of cereal box card sandwiched between them. After that, I made the red strap and bow, and handsewed them to the hat.


ProbablyHeather posted on 21 March, 2010 - 01:17
Can't wait to see this~! I played a bit of SS today in Game and her design is rly cuuute *3*

Mungojerrie posted on 22 March, 2010 - 11:22
I looooooove your hat for this 8D Put pictures up!

Pocketdreams posted on 24 March, 2010 - 10:22
I hope you upload some photos now you have finished 8D

Pocketdreams posted on 24 March, 2010 - 17:21
Oh yeah! You look adorable and the HAT IS SO AWESOME ^^ once you take the shorts in it'll be Wunderbar 8D

FlyingMammal posted on 24 March, 2010 - 18:06
LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE the hat!!! It looks so soft and comfy to wear. Some mighty good sewing going on :D

Solaria posted on 24 March, 2010 - 18:21
This looks awesome and super comfy x3

BlusterSquall posted on 24 March, 2010 - 18:22
Aww~ You look so cute (and talk about comfy!) I adore your hat! <3

Luminescence posted on 24 March, 2010 - 20:42
Thank you so much, everyone! <3

ProbablyHeather posted on 24 March, 2010 - 22:58
It all looks so cuteee! *3*

TheStarlightFairy posted on 27 March, 2010 - 21:11
You realise I was tempted to call the main character in SS Zoe because of this XD Sooo awesome ^^ Now go become a master!

tattikat posted on 25 May, 2010 - 18:48
I absolutely adore that hat <3 I need to add Lyra to my 'must cosplay' list XD

FlyingMammal posted on 10 July, 2010 - 15:19

Fables posted on 18 March, 2011 - 13:45
Aww you look so good! I love the Wild Pokemon shot too, hehe :)

cowiee posted on 24 April, 2011 - 02:46
This is so gooood.

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