Len Kagamine (Imitation Black) - Vocaloid




I adore the song Imitation Black and its PV, which is really pretty and interesting. When I saw Len was crossdressing, I was kinda creeped out...it was Len in a dress for the sake of it, not to protect Rin or anything! But the dress was really nice looking, and I haven't made a dress yet, and I adore Len...it had to be.

Jo shall be cosplaying Kaito with me, and one day we'll have a full group I hope! >3

I HAD SO MUCH FUN COSPLAYING THIS VERSION! Like, seriously! x3 Wearing something amazingly elegant was...amazing (You're next, Subaru!) and yeah...it was awesome! We got our photos taken by actual photographers, which was a huge comepliment in itself and a sweet woman with her baby thought we were in the EuroCosplay competition! Nyah...fun stuff, can't wait to cosplay this again~!

I wore this to Kitacon IV aswell~ Entered the Masquerade on my lonesome and it was scary, but I had a great time and met great people! Also wore to the ball =3


Harajuku-Guy posted on 26 July, 2010 - 19:45
yush! we must have photos!! Well suppose i can be gakupo 1/2 and then change into imitation black gakupo for the other ^^ progress is looking awesomeness :)

Harajuku-Guy posted on 27 July, 2010 - 18:51
OMG EPICNESS ON A STICK =D XD really cant wait now! I best get starting soon

kittenaid posted on 28 July, 2010 - 17:08
you will look fantastic!

HyperNightmare posted on 6 August, 2010 - 19:38
How beautiful! O: <3 I can't wait for the completed version!

Squeakzilla posted on 30 August, 2010 - 22:27
omg i love this outfit, cant wait to see it ^^

MoonLily posted on 31 August, 2010 - 13:38
Ahhh thanks so much! That ref is so very helpful <3 Can't wait to see your version! 8D

Koiice posted on 26 October, 2010 - 11:03
Woah thats some funky sleeve stuff you got going there... I luff it! :D Cant wait to see it altogether. *Feels like playing SPICE*

Pandora-Chi posted on 26 October, 2010 - 22:46
I LOVE this cosplay ^^ This looks soo pretty! ^^

J-Po posted on 7 November, 2010 - 22:40
really lovely :D i was one of the mikus shouting people to come and join the photo shoot tehehehe

Dusttee posted on 7 November, 2010 - 22:53
uhehjioiwoiuh! DIDN'T REALISE THAT WAS YOU! D8 You looked awesome! <3 You make a great Len

Pandora-Chi posted on 9 November, 2010 - 16:37
Oh gosh! I took a photo of you at the expo! You looked amazing!! Great job! X

KiraraYumi posted on 20 November, 2010 - 19:15
Thank you guys so much! <3

TheStarlightFairy posted on 11 December, 2010 - 20:04
I'm so sad I missed this at expo :c You look so lovely in this costume, and its so well made... just awesome!

alienqueen posted on 10 May, 2011 - 13:28
This outfit is so cute! :D love the black lipstick also!

SamanthaKaiba posted on 18 April, 2012 - 23:00
O_O Wow I cannot believe that's you...you look fantastic ^_^ I love this so much ^_^

Pandora-Chi posted on 18 April, 2012 - 23:27
I really really loved seeing your Imitation Black Len <3 You suit this cosplay so well and cannot stress how gorgeous you looked <3 I love how the dress drapes and was very impressed by all that pleating ^^ Furthermore so happy you love my photo x

Neverforever posted on 19 April, 2012 - 12:00
You looked so amazing in this ^^ So happy I got too see in person~ It was great hanging out with you too x

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Progress Journal

28th October 2010

C'est fini!

So, I just finished the faux-corset 8D It's nothing special and I'm sure I'll fix it up next time I wear this, but for now...muahaha, it's not too bad! It's loose-ish looking and makes me look fat, but meh, I don't care at this point. I shall fix on myself decently on the 30th.

And with it done, this costume is COMPLETE! At least for Expo. I still have the back-bow to do, but I'll do that for Kita or something. muehehehe.

27th August 2010

So close!

So today, after many weeks of being afraid, I finally sewed the skirts onto the shirt. I FLIPPIN LOVE IT! <3 I'm so pleased with how everything looks, I wish I could get a picture up! Only needs a little tweaking, mainly bringing up a bit of the long skirt so that it feels more like a dress and less like an uber train.
Stockings have been purchased, my mom's getting me a suspender belt in the next day or so, finished the shirt and hair bow 100%. I am a happy camper =D
I just need to make the (faux)corset and back bow and then sewing for this costume is DONE!

27th July 2010

HAHAHAHA *eyetwitch*

I worked on the middle and long skirts on and off all day, and my finger is KILLING ME from forcing pins into the material. Which was a lot harder than it should be...stupid pins.
A day of making pleatruffles....augh, they're pretty, but such a pain! xD SO happy I don't need to make anymore! All that's left to do before I leave for 3 weeks is attaching the skirts to the torso piece and adding the ribbon and rose to it.
I can see the end! Yay!

3rd July 2010

Sleeves + First Skirt

I finished the sleeves on the 1st, I'm so happy! I love making sleeves first for costumes because I get a gist of how the rest will be, and it's a small detail that shows me yes, I am recreating this image. Make is more real or something...I dunno xP
I started the mimi skirt earlier and holy hat, it was so easy! Took about 5 mins to measure everything correctly and the elastic took no time at all! I'm in shock, after Marta's skirts being such horrors....proof that tutorials are much better than guessing. Since I need to put in the pleats, which takes a while to sort out, the skirt isn't complete yet but it will be next time I work on it. American Independance Day celebration today, so I don't have time to continue now...whoooo, I'm very happy with this so far^^ The part I'm dreading the most is the torso part of the dress...no clue how to make that. But we'll worry about that later >.>