Katara (Season 2 regular outfit) - Avatar: The Last Airbender

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A friend forced me to start watching Avatar, and I just loved the blue and white outfits that katara wears. I decided to make this, the generic mild weather outfit, though the details are most like her season 2 outfit (I think - will have to check).
I thought that finding the right blue would be difficult, but the fabric shop near me happened to have a pretty close match. I could get away with using my natural hair, and some basic grey boots sufficed for the shoes. All in all, this was a very simple costume to make.
Probably the hardest part of the costume was the necklace, which does have the proper engravings, and the white edge around the neck - this was my first time doing edging.
This helped teach me how to edge clothing of different shapes - useful for many anime costumes.
Wore this down a beach with a friend (Brinny-chan, who dressed as Light Yagami). I got some very odd looks, but the costume was fun and comfy - shame that the wind caused a few...annoyances.
Piccies will be up asap.

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Brinny-Chan posted on 3 September, 2008 - 19:39
This was an awesome cosplay! And i loved taking all those photos of you at the beach! (did you not love them? sicne you havent stolen any from my photobucket?? :()

Hexi posted on 20 November, 2008 - 17:45
YES! I love katara! I'm such a geek but i adore avatar! i like Toff best. xD great job!

nanahara posted on 18 January, 2009 - 00:00
awsomeness ^^. Great to see a well done avatar cosplay, espically with it being katara

PaperTiger posted on 19 April, 2012 - 11:17
hay, I'm gonna try and do fire nation Katara, do you still have this?? we could get piccys together!! =]