Sayaka Miki (Magical Girl) - Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica



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***SOMEWHAT RETIRED***

As soon as I saw episode 4 of Madoka Magica, I was practically sold on doing this costume. Then I grew pretty attached to Sayaka's character and it was a 'I must cosplay this' Though partly I wanted to make a cosplay with a cape and a sword.

This costume's pretty much hand-made except for the gloves which I altered and the wig I just cut. Some things I think came out rather well-I'm particularly proud of the sword (and there I was thinking I was no good at making 3D things)

I've made some alterations since I've first worn it. I've made new boot covers, decided to just get socks which I don't have to pull up every five minutes, I've fixed up some of the outfit so it fits me a lot better and I've made another couple of swords. One broke and one is surprisingly sturdy though it needs to be finished. It's amazing what a couple of planks of wood and nails can do.

But still, it's a really fun costume to wear. I've re-worn it since then and there's a good chance I'll re-wear it again. Thoguh my boot covers need fixing. And the sword needs a new coat of paint.

Worn at MCM Expo May 2011 (Saturday), Brighton Japan (Asahi Anime in which I entered the masquerade and flubbed up spectacularly.) Hyper Japan 2011 (Saturday), Ayacon 2011 (Friday afternoon onwards and Sunday), MCM Expo October 2011 Saturday and Sunday and Minamicon 18 Saturday. I think it's fair to say this costume I getting a rest now even if being Sayaka's pretty fun.

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ToroSonyCat posted on 6 September, 2011 - 15:10
Great cosplay! :D

Anonymous posted on 22 October, 2011 - 23:49
Fellow Sayaka! It's the Sayaka from the Madoka group at Ayacon who you brofisted :D I LOVED your costume, especially the cape and sword. Really amazing ^_^

sweetdream242424163 posted on 26 February, 2012 - 23:17
Found you :P Lol you seem to be quite an easy cosplayer to find! Still love your costume!

NorthamptonGuy posted on 20 March, 2012 - 00:59
I saw it and liked it. Now I'm adding to your comment total. :)

TrixieTober posted on 4 June, 2013 - 22:37
I love sayaka! your prop looks epic btw