Celes Chere
Final Fantasy VI

Cosplayer: j_mercuryuk

Variant: Amano

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

Amecon 2012

8th September 2011: Hmm, this gonna take longer than intended I've actually decided to write a journal entry for a costume for once.

Well, I found out that while my mini sewing machine doesn't mind three layers of material, it won't do four so I managed to finish hand-sewing the top together last night, now I need to do the eyelets so I can do it up and make any adjustments, and then add the bias binding to the top and bottom. After some 'leather' cord to tie it up, I should be finished with the top.
I used a 'corset' top as a basis to make the pattern of the top.


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FusionRose - 9th November 2010
Love Celes, really looking forward to seeing this =D x.

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j_mercuryuk - 9th November 2010
I'm looking forward to doing her, but I need to figure out what material to use. However, first I have kita and minami to deal with.

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Sorceress-Eiva - 13th November 2010
That would be awesome, photos with someone as talented with you would be an honour! Can't wait to see how this turns out~

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j_mercuryuk - 14th November 2010
You downplay yourself, you have some costumes that far outstretch others I've seen of them :D...blah, not sure if that actually made sense...

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Sorceress-Eiva - 14th November 2010
Ahaha, no, it made sense XD I don't agree, but thank you very much anyway <3 Can't wait to see you either!

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LekLek - 26th December 2010
Gahhh Celes, I would love to see this in person when you finish her

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j_mercuryuk - 27th December 2010
Well, if you're at may expo then you might just catch me :D

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LekLek - 28th December 2010
ohhh I won't be going to an England expo for quite a while
I need to save up a bit more xD

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j_mercuryuk - 28th December 2010
Ah, sorry, I tend to assume that memebers on here are British. My mistake.

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LekLek - 31st December 2010
it's okay, it's an expected generalization.
I really only made the account cause I was going over to england
and well, I've sorta decided to keep it and leave it as my progress of costumes site and coscom for the completed outfit photos

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Natsumi - 27th August 2011
Oh lovely, Celes is awesome can't wait to see your version :)

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SamanthaKaiba - 21st September 2011
Loving the progress...this is going to look great

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Leolarua - 8th December 2011
wow, progress looks stunning so far

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Sephirayne - 8th December 2011
Loving the progress especially the embroidery. Nicely done.

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FusionRose - 8th December 2011
Ahhhh so much love! This progress is amazing, keep up the good work hun x.

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Pandora-Chi - 9th December 2011
I seriously admire your dedication to hand embroidering all those pattterns O.o this looks so beautiful ^^

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j_mercuryuk - 12th December 2011
Thanks everyone, it's good to hear that the effort I'm putting in is paying off :D

Pandora: :D Well, I've had to hand sew the entire outfit (so far that's the jacket, top and trousers and half the belt), so the embroidery was almost a welcome break.

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Hannah-Kiwii - 9th January 2012
It's looking so good!
The embroidery is beautiful

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Manticore Arts - 9th January 2012
Looking awesome lovey!

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ElegantAura - 20th February 2012
Aw wow, your progress is looking beautiful! When are you planning to wear this? I'd love to see it complete, I'm making Amano Terra myself ^_^

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j_mercuryuk - 21st February 2012
Thank you :D I'll be wearing it in England on the Friday at Amecon (and my CW will be doing Amano Garnet with me :)), but I'll most likely wear it before then for a Sendai Comiket.
Cool, I've seen your other costumes and they are amazing, so I look forward to seeing what you do with Terra. Shame you're doing her for Kita though, it's be nice to find you and so I can have some photos with a Terra :)

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Natsumi - 22nd February 2012
Whoa beautiful embroidary work! Can't wait to see more progress!

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Raine - 12th March 2012
Your embroidary is really good! I'm so jelly xD Look forward to seeing it finished~ :3

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j_mercuryuk - 14th March 2012
Thank you, I'm really pleased with how the embroidery is coming along and it's nice that other people appreciate it as well :)

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Han Hyuga - 20th May 2012
Looking pretty beast! Can't wait to see the finished outfit! :o

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Kaerith - 22nd May 2012
This is looking BEAUTIFUL! Can't wait to see this complete!!!

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j_mercuryuk - 1st June 2012
Glad to hear you think it's looking good. It's pretty much finished, I just need to get some photos at the next event I go to. Should be later his month

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goodbyeworld - 21st August 2012
I'm so glad I got to see this as it looks amazing! Wish we got some photos together!

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Angelphie - 21st August 2012
Beautiful costume, I love all the embroidery!

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SamanthaKaiba - 21st August 2012
These look really good...love the pictures and the detail on this is amazing

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j_mercuryuk - 21st August 2012
Thank you very much everyone. Glad to hear people like how it came out.

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Pandora-Chi - 23rd August 2012
You look so pretty! I adore all the embroidery detail of the jacket and belt <3 Everything looks so well made!