GIR
Invader Zim

Cosplayer: BlueberryTale

Variant: Dog Disguise

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

17th April 2012: Update Wore this on Thursday and Sunday for Cosplay chess at Kitacon. This went down pretty well, but after seeing some photos I need to fix this up somepoint.

1. May need a new wig.

2. Get a compression shirt. The cosplay looked bigger on me than it should (damn boobs lol) So next time I shall bind.

Apart from that, I had a great time as GIR!

10th April 2012: Piggy plushie Only just made him the other day. Like I mentioned in my previous journal, it was previously Kumagoro but with no luck finding a pig toy, this idea had to do. Besides altering him into a piggy, I also tidied up the plushie. Not the best but it will do the job!

26th March 2012: Piggy With Kitacon only 18 days away, I haven't had much luck finding a piggy plushie within a reasonable price. So this morning I decided that I'll use my Kumagoro plushie and alter him into a piggy. Basically take off the bunny ears and replace with pig ones and sew on a snout. Kumagoro will return to his normal self after Kita.

18th November 2011: Finished Yesterday I made and sewn on the zipper to the main body of the cosplay along with the tail, and also painted on the stitching detail on the back. Today I made the hat by using a current bunny hat as a pattern, sewn on the ears, eyes and tongue, then painted on the stitching, nose, pupils and tongue line. Currently waiting for it to dry so I can paint the stitching on the other side and thats GIR done!

16th November 2011: Half way there I've sewn my main body all together, along with the grey material for the zip and used fabric paint for the zip detail. Still need to add the tail then just need to make the hat.

15th November 2011: Made a start Managed to buy everything I needed to make this. I used one of my leftover patterns I made to cut out the main body, and will be sewing it tomorrow and hopefully along with the zip. Hopefully this should take me about a week to finish off.

10th October 2011: Plan Since I may have little to do much cosplay work while at Uni, I decided to do smaller projects during the year and leave bigger projects til the summer. I've been struggling to choose between 4 or 5 cosplays for friday at Kitacon and after thinking about it, the easiest cosplay to make from my plan list is GIR. I was gonna cosplay him for Auchinawa 2010, but couldn't find the right colour of material until 2 weeks before the con, so I decided that this will be an opportunity to do it for Kita. It's a simple design and will be made of fleece. I get to run around singing the Doom song XD


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Sasashie - 9th January 2011
omg i lllllllllllllooooooooooooooovvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvveeeeeeeeeeeeeeee gir xx

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mangacookie - 17th October 2011
much love for gir <3 your awesome to cosplay as him :D

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BlueberryTale - 13th November 2011
Yay for more GIR fans <3 and thanks XD

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Irynmudda - 17th November 2011
Hehe! It look amazing so far :) You've got the most perfect colours for it.

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BlueberryTale - 17th November 2011
Thank you :D Took a while to find it but I'm so happy I did

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Amy-Lou - 18th November 2011
That is a fantastic hat and a great way to do Gir :)

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BlueberryTale - 18th November 2011
Thank you so much ^^

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got_it_memorized - 29th January 2012
are you possibly maybe might be going to the midlands MCM expo? because i have a completed invader zim costume as well, and i'm the onpy person who's going as a char from there. ^^'

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BlueberryTale - 30th January 2012
Sorry I won't be going to expo :(
But it's awesome to know theres more Invader Zim cosplayers out there! :D

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Captain_Marvelous - 10th April 2012
The pig so soooooo fuckin cute!

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BlueberryTale - 10th April 2012
Thank you :3

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ToroSonyCat - 6th March 2013
Such a cute gijinka omg, I love it!

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PandoraCaitiff - 17th March 2013
TACOS! Er, I mean "awesome".

I like the beanie hat idea, and the giant zipper particularly. Great costume :)

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Tori Yummai - 30th March 2013
ahhhhh >.< i love gir so much!!!!

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loramarsden - 17th June 2013
awwww gotta love gir. this is such a great idea and you've done such a good job on it. LOVE IT x

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eskronen - 7th August 2013
Lol! Yes! It has been too long since I've seen a GIR costume and I love this one!

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SaffronJay - 25th March 2014
I love for so much and your cosplay is the one of the only one I've ever seen that I actually think represents her! Lovley job!

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Mothfox - 6th May 2014
just looking at this cosplay makes me so happy I haven't seen invader zim in so long so it's good to see a GIR cosplay :D great work!

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MadlyScientific - 22nd February 2015
I love this cosplay so much, it's incredibly creative and looks great! :)