Black Bat (Cassandra Cain) - Batman comics





I've always wanted cosplay a comic character and with this I finally got to do it!! x)

I love Cassandra as Batgirl, but I wouldn't want to do the mask! D:

So I was quite happy when I found out about her Black Bat alias, which looks so much cooler and I also bought some of the comics she's in!

It's quite awesome really and we had the coolest photo shooting with! :D

The costume wasn't all that hard :) Since I never made a full body suit before and had no clue about materials and how to make this I ended up buying a basic catsuit and then just changed quite a few things so it would fit me better :)

I then sewed the gloves and put artificial fingernails on it, which I painted black. Though the day of the shooting I actually managed to loose four of those nails XD"

The cape and bandages where easy enough to make, as were the belt and the Batman sign :)

I was actually most afraid of doing the mask and I needed quite a few try to create a paper pattern that would fit my face. Then I copied the outlined onto wonderflex and made the mask out of that!
Wonderflex is awesome! :D

I really like this cosplay, even though the tight bodysuit makes me feel kinda self-concious ^^"


quixoticschlemiel posted on 2 March, 2012 - 20:41
This is amazing! Well done c:

CALLAMON posted on 2 March, 2012 - 20:47
This is awesome!

nanahara posted on 2 March, 2012 - 22:25
looking awsome

Captain_Marvelous posted on 3 March, 2012 - 01:15
Looking Great!

FuriePhoenix posted on 3 March, 2012 - 21:14
looks fantastic!

ToroSonyCat posted on 4 March, 2012 - 13:35
Awesome, I love the photos!! :D

rosieroo posted on 10 March, 2012 - 12:15
looking wicked - brilliant photography

Aks100 posted on 25 April, 2012 - 15:31
heya, your black bat looks amazing! I've been using your photos to help with my own Black Bat, didn't realise you were on Cosplay Island! I hope I can do Cass as much justice as you've done (if that made any sense)

FuriePhoenix posted on 25 April, 2012 - 17:57
wow you look fantastic!!!

eternal_aranel posted on 4 May, 2012 - 13:55
This is pretty sweet!

The_Deadly_Unicorn posted on 8 January, 2014 - 07:24
Oh my god, that is amazing! May I ask what material your cat suit is? Cause it looks perfect to me!

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