Kobato Hanato (Artbook) - Kobato.




Kobato by CLAMP.
I decided to cosplay as Kobato after having purchased the 2010 calendar. Fell in love with this picture that I just had to make the costume.

Purchased quite a lot of fabric, so I was able to play quite a lot with the design.

Starting from the top:
- Straw hat, adding a strip of the same material as the jacket.
- Wig was purchased on ebay.
- Jacket was made with green and orange fabric, used the two pockets, one for my mobile etc and the other to hold Ioryogi. The bird was draw on paper first, transferred to the material and then glued with special double sided glue fabric paper. That kinda fell off a bit so I'm going to sew it on next time.
- Dress: that was fun! Flowers were all draw by me, using a special fabric pen that vanishes with water and then coloured with fabric pens.
- Socks & shoes: standard , already had those myself

Really loved cosplaying as her :D


Lady Bahamut posted on 21 July, 2011 - 17:46
Hey there! Glad you finally got an account here! :D You make an amazing Kobato and your Ioryogi is just so cute :3

Hannah-Kiwii posted on 21 July, 2011 - 17:54
I'd seen pictures of this in friend's photos and wondered who you were! XD You make such a beautiful Kobato, you did a really good job of this!

Chain Toxin posted on 21 July, 2011 - 19:08
Oh, wow! You look so cute. A prefect Kobato. <3

Ichigo-Chan posted on 21 July, 2011 - 22:09
One of the best Kobato's around, you did a wonderful job on this costume.

j_mercuryuk posted on 22 July, 2011 - 08:24
Best kabato costume ever!!! Not that I see many, but the craftmanship in this is great. It looks spot on and fantastic! Love the costme

UnaSpi posted on 22 July, 2011 - 13:46
What a lovely Kobato! Good work!

Tsuchinoko posted on 23 July, 2011 - 15:02
Ah, I remember you from May Expo ^_^ Your outfit is so detailed, nice job.