Costume :Rhyme
Source :The World Ends With You / It's a Wonderful World
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Aya Revolution 2009

Costume Photos

In Neo magazine

Hear the Rhyme~

A wallpaper I made :D

It's a wonderful world...

The world ends with you...

Annoying "Skull" kids

Chill out time

Run, it's the noise!

Not so cute DX (I don't like my face DX)

Running out of time....

Rhyme ^_^


Costume Information

Cost : £40-50
Awards : None
Time Taken : 30-40 hours

Decided to cosplay thig character on a total whime. I've always wanted to do a TWEWY cosplay (I played my friends game of this and loved it) and I'm going to get it myself now. My friend XMoonLilyX did a journal of cosplays she's doing in the future and she wants to be Neku, she persaded me that I should be Rhyme. She's also putting a group together so go see her if you want to be part of it! She's totally cute and it's a easy costume to make, plus I love the design on her jumper :D

Worn at:
-Kitacon 2009
-Ayacon 2009
-Fuyucon 2009


Wig: Bought from eBay. I just searched for "Short blonde wig" and checked the seller was good enough.

Hat: Bought from eBay. Simply searched for a "black hat" and bought it.

Skull: I made out of Fimo (check the journal for reference). I moulded the Fimo using a few random tools I had for clay. I then threaded through a curved needle through the back of the skull. I then slowly cooked it in the oven for a short amount of time until it was hard. Then I painted the skull using acrylic white and black paint (using a black sharpie to clean up the black areas). Finally, once dried, I sewed the skull onto the hat using the holes I'd made at the back.

Bell: Again I made thing out of Fimo. Once it was all cooked I began to paint it. Part of the areas broke so I had to hot glue them. I then painted it with a gold colour. I had a little bell part from a toy bell and glued it onto the bottom so the bell rang. Finally I used a small, black elastic to use as the necklace part for the bell.

Jumper: I bought a plain (and very large) orange jumper from eBay. Once it'd arrived I created a stencil for it using A3 paper card. I did this by drawing out the pattern of the jumper onto it and cutting it out with scissors. I then used a lot of Dylon black fabric paint and painted it on. A good tip is to place something in-between the jumper so it doesn't leak through and give you an even surface. I placed some cardboard in-between. Once dry I ironed it.

Dungarees: I bought a pair of white ones from eBay, I think they were painters and decorators ones. I had to alter them a bit so they would fit. I added the grey detail on the front by adding grey felt onto it.

Shoes: These were originally Santa shaped slippers that I had got for christmas. I then cut them and added old duvet parts to create the shape of the shoe. I finally covered the shoes in the material that was needed (check my journal for help and pictures)


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Yaaay my Rhyme! :D Can't wait to see this! I bet it's gonna look so cute! ^^ And dont worry about the'll just have to crouch a little :P. You can stand next to Beat. XD

by MoonLily on Thursday, 4 September, 2008 - 01:45
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Sooo cuuuute!! -clings- When are you wearing this?

by Nocturnal Blossom on Monday, 15 September, 2008 - 17:29
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Omg check out the booooots. XD They're gonna look're making me want to make super big shoes for Neku now. :p

by MoonLily on Monday, 15 September, 2008 - 23:45
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nicely done so far, I randomly started on doing a Beat cosplay, although I don't know when I'll use it for once finished

by nanahara on Saturday, 20 September, 2008 - 09:09
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This is looking awesome so far! I love your shoes! I want them haha xD

by Mungojerrie on Sunday, 5 October, 2008 - 14:33
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oww I love the world ends with you *.* I want to do Shiki soon *___* awesome job ^o^ I can't wait to see the whole costume ^^

by Feena on Sunday, 12 October, 2008 - 12:04
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I love this game, and your outfit is gonna rawk ^.^

by Captain_Marvelous on Thursday, 5 February, 2009 - 11:02

I love this game! I shall have to look out for you at kita! ^^

by goodbyeworld on Saturday, 21 March, 2009 - 21:30
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Yeah, i got alot of people thinking i am so cute as Misa but I gotta say, I wish i chose costumes that used shoes like Rhyme here, you sure did a great job on them, using slippers, why didn't I think of that for Dark Magician girl, I shuold reconsider in cosplaying as her at some point lol

by Anime_Angel on Wednesday, 25 March, 2009 - 21:06
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Oh my gosh you look so cute!!! X3
I love how you've done the shoes, you're a perfect Rhyme!! <3

by Charlie-Bear on Monday, 13 April, 2009 - 21:41
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you make an awsome Rhyme, the cosplay is looking great

by nanahara on Monday, 13 April, 2009 - 21:46
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Special-Pleb: Hehe thankyou *blushes* I'm so please with how the shoes turned out XD they're my babies hehe.

Nanahara: Awww *blushes* thankyou so much. I love this character so much so it's great to know I pull her off well.

by Littlegeeky on Monday, 13 April, 2009 - 21:56
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Aha! I told you! You look PERFECT! How cute. *Squishes* Just the skull on the jumper to go now! ^_^

by MoonLily on Monday, 13 April, 2009 - 22:05
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WOW! ^__^
I've just recently got into TWEWY, and I gotta say your costume looks brilliant. I love the way you did the shoes they look perfect!
You make such a cute Rhyme :3

by KamikazePenguin on Monday, 13 April, 2009 - 23:19
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You're one of the cutest Rhymes I've ever seen!

by Mungojerrie on Tuesday, 14 April, 2009 - 15:24
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you made a great Rhyme, and was good to get a photo with you as Beat ^^

by nanahara on Wednesday, 22 April, 2009 - 15:37

Cuuuuute!! Love the hat and the huge shoes- resourcefulness ftw! <3

by Missytetra on Wednesday, 22 April, 2009 - 19:43
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This game is amazing! You look so cute as Rhyme!

by Elyiel on Thursday, 23 April, 2009 - 23:29
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yay it looks awesome ^.^

by Captain_Marvelous on Saturday, 25 April, 2009 - 01:13
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awesomes, glad you like my Mr.H, you look just like Beat too XD

by Doctrcid on Thursday, 21 May, 2009 - 20:55
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correction...I meant Rhyme XDD sorry if u took offence to that

by Doctrcid on Thursday, 21 May, 2009 - 20:56
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Haha don't worry about it XD I found it quite funny hehe :)

by Littlegeeky on Thursday, 21 May, 2009 - 21:35
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Gorgeous Rhyme! Great work on the shoes I'm always so reluctant to get specific shoes or alter them, you did a nice job. Despite what you think you look very cute and this costume looks great on you, the jumper/top-thing is my favorite part.

by HotshotShan on Wednesday, 3 June, 2009 - 01:05
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Looks really awesome! its a very cute cosplay :) well done

by Captain_Marvelous on Wednesday, 26 August, 2009 - 17:30
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You little adorable kid :D

by Odd-One-Out on Wednesday, 26 August, 2009 - 17:46
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*Leap hug* Yays my epic Rhyme!

I mean...*emo emo* I dont need anyone. People do nothing but get in your way. -_-


by MoonLily on Wednesday, 26 August, 2009 - 19:12
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Did I ever mention how much I FREAKIN LOVE this cosplay nad how FREAKIN CUTE you look? No? Well I have now 8D

by MadameLapin on Sunday, 19 September, 2010 - 16:44
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Oh my god socutesocute!
This cosplay is so awesome c:

by TheStarlightFairy on Sunday, 19 September, 2010 - 20:44
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God Im commenting again I just love this costume, the group looks great to.

by Captain_Marvelous on Sunday, 26 December, 2010 - 17:33

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Process of making the shoes (Posted 3rd September 2009)

Just reference images for people who want to make shoes like this ^_^

13/10/08 (Posted 13th October 2008)

I started to make the second Rhyme boot today, it took less time becasue I knew what I was doing. I cut it up and then added the padded bits on. Just need to cover it now along with the other one. I need some sowing glue and thoughs hole thingys you get on your trainers to put the laces through lol. Might get these when I go out with Akuma on the 16th.

15/09/2008 (Posted 15th September 2008)

Well I did quite abit today for this cosplay, since I got bored of uni work. I cut and sowed the rest of the boot together but it doesn't look right, it needs more 'bulkiness' to it. Thankfully we have an old dovey which I can use for the top of the boot and the front thingy. Yes it sounds odd but I use everything I can get my hands on :D So far this cosplay have been free :D Plus I made the skull for my hat. I used some left over fimo and it turned out really good. Just need to cook and bake tomorrow.