Arya Stark
Game of Thrones

Cosplayer: Starbucks dad

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

13th April 2013: Getting closer.... Very rough cut, but with a bit of sandpaper (and some luck) we might get there this time.

13th April 2013: Laying out So we measured out and then cut into vaguely the right proportions then marked out for further cutting.

13th April 2013: Base material 2 Eat your heart out Mikken!

13th April 2013: Base material 1 We've finished decorating....

8th April 2013: Then again.. So having failed horribly at the practice sword, we're going to try and do Needle because that will be soooo much easier (won't it?)

6th April 2013: No sword :( Our sword making skills are poo......

30th October 2012: Try again Switched back to in progress as we're determined to make the sword and give this one a proper airing.

29th October 2012: Ack - crappy trains Ended up late getting to Expo due to train delays, so after the mad rush to get the costume finished, poor El had about an hour in it before having to get changed for the masquerade...

Drat.

27th October 2012: Crikey that was close.. Mad rush today to make the blouse and finish the trousers due to other things on. Icky moment when we released we'd sewed the sleeves on back to front (oh, how we laughed...no, thinking about it we didn't). Just need to tighten everything up and add another drawstring thingy and we're done. No sword for Expo though :(

1st October 2012: At last Hacked and slayed the trousers to a better fit and started sewing up...

23rd July 2012: Material Found the material! We can finally start making and cutting...

19th June 2012: And so it begins... Starting working how to do this.

The top looks more difficult than we thought (those ruffs at the top) but we'll work it out


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nanahara - 14th May 2012
HELL YEAH XD

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sjbonnar - 14th May 2012
This will really suit her!

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Relion - 14th May 2012
Looking forward to this!

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Tony-Jay - 14th May 2012
Awesome! :D

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Numta - 15th May 2012
This is beyond brilliant!

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FusionRose - 15th May 2012
Can't wait to see this =D x.

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Starbucks dad - 15th May 2012
Crikey, we didn't expect this much of a response! :)

Thanks chaps, we'll push on on this once we've got Hit Girl out of the way.

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TheGyroCaptain - 15th May 2012
Oh my god
YES
YES
YES
so many yesses

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TheCakeIsGone - 2nd June 2012
Can't wait for this :D Need to get photos with you guys when I'm being Tyrion.

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Nomes - 2nd June 2012
Excellent!

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Starbucks dad - 3rd June 2012
Cheers guys.

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Tony-Jay - 6th June 2012
Loving your "Research" pics :P
Looking forward to WIP pics

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Anonymous - 1st July 2012
can't wait to see this, Arya is great =D

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Siouxsie James - 27th August 2012
Cutest cosplayer ever!!! >.<

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TheGyroCaptain - 28th August 2012
I'm sure this will be great ^^

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Starbucks dad - 23rd September 2012
Thanks all! Progress has been a bit slow as we've moved house, but we should get properly going on this shortly. Still aiming to get it ready for October Expo...

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Toshi-chan - 1st October 2012
Fantastic!! I cannot wait to see this!!

Good luck getting it all finalised!! so excited for October Expo now ^.^

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Starbucks dad - 1st October 2012
:)

Thanks. Finally got going, big decision is do we try for the sword as well..eep. Els' all for it but time, time, time.....

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Toshi-chan - 1st October 2012
It would be amazing to have the sword as well for photos but the expo hall is pretty strict about props so you might have a nuisance with it if you're coming and going a lot.

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Starbucks dad - 2nd October 2012
Hmm. Good point....

*scurries off to read the rules*

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carsec - 27th October 2012
very nice, how is she wearing her hair?

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Starbucks dad - 29th October 2012
Thanks. Went for plaits, but her hair's not really long enough to pull it off. Must get hair extensions for next time.

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MoonLily - 29th October 2012
Ahhh your little girl came up to me backstage when I was dressed as Arya and she was so sweet! <3 Sadly I missed seeing this in person but it looks adorable! ^^

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nanahara - 29th October 2012
she really does suit Arya so well ^^, nicely done indeed

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Starbucks dad - 30th October 2012
Thank you both.

MoonLily, thanks for spending some time with her on Sunday - it was very kind of you.

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Fishyfins - 2nd November 2012
She made a perfect Arya! was nice seeing her on sunday, however briefly :)

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Sephirayne - 2nd November 2012
She makes an amazing Arya. Great job.

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Starbucks dad - 11th November 2012
Thank you!

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carsec - 4th February 2013
yes, the syrio/arya proyect will be awesome you must do it some of these years... GoT is a classic so not big deal if it takes for ever :-)

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Starbucks dad - 4th February 2013
It's Syrio's hair and beard that's stopping me!

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Numta - 9th April 2013
Looking great as always!

Hope things pan out making needle! Sword making can be a nightmare >.< lol

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Starbucks dad - 13th April 2013
Thanks Numta - making the "proper" sword seems to be going easier than the other one - so fingers crossed we might actually finish this one!

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Siouxsie James - 5th May 2013
Awesome and just adorable!! :D

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Starbucks dad - 5th May 2013
:) Thank you

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Moonchild - 5th May 2013
So awesome!

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yohlenyaoilover - 5th May 2013
So cute! Can't wait to meet up with you guys~ I'mma give you a big Snow-y hug <3!

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Starbucks dad - 6th May 2013
Thanks both! Lookng forward to seeing you at expo.

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Stik_Man - 26th May 2013
Good job guys!

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roguearcanis - 11th January 2015
Absolutely brilliant - Starbuck makes such a great little Arya :D