Constable Crane
 


Costume :Constable Ichabod Crane
Variant :Primary Costume
Source :Sleepy Hollow
Progress :In Progress
Worn At :Kitacon 2014


Costume Photos

Constable Ichabod Crane (full Length)

Constable Ichabod Crane 2012 (publicity re-create)

Constable Ichabod Crane 2012

close up of costume

Ichabod and Katrina

doing a costume parade

Original Dvd Cover

Dvd recreate

Head shot

Ichabod posing

Ichabod full length

The Original

 


Costume Information

General
Cost : 800
Awards : None
Time Taken : 1year aprox Build time, over a four year period

Description
This costume is roughly 60 percent hand sewn. It has second hand riding boots to which I added green leather at the top. custom made period breeches (which can be cold if stood in the wrong direction to wind) A linin altered shirt, hand made silk scarf, hand made satin waistcoat, hand made jacket and hand built ring.

This costume was my first in which I made entirely myself, pretty much a crash course in sewing was undertaken.

all the trim was hand stiched and took roughly two weeks to do. Because it is silver metalic thread I did often get static shocks, which was fun.

props is currently a ring which is worn on his right hand, which I made using card and Milliput.

I will be adding other props and overcoat.

Comments

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I absoulutely love it! You looks so great as Crane! Tell me you have the glasses too!

by sjbonnar on Thursday, 29 January, 2009 - 02:29
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Good stuff, great stuff in fact ^^ you guys look for want of a better word Scrumtrilesent...I made that up it means....erm..you guys look great ^.^ lets just stick with that :)

by Captain_Marvelous on Thursday, 29 January, 2009 - 12:05

Wow. You really do look like him.. it's amazing! So uncanny!
I hope to see more from you soon :)

by on Thursday, 29 January, 2009 - 13:42
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I love this costume. I know you put so much hand sewing work into it and its really paid off.

by Sephirayne on Saturday, 31 January, 2009 - 18:17
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Really good likeness - both you and the costume!

by Orihime on Sunday, 8 February, 2009 - 21:20
 

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Journal

The Over Coat (Posted 11th March 2012)

This is going to be fun.

I am having a total mental block as I try to remember how I combined 3 patterns for the main jacket.

I have also never worked with wool before, am not looking forward to that

The extras (Posted 8th February 2012)

Finally after a couple of years break.....this costume took my heart and (& occasionally blood)
to make. I will be adding the long over coat made out of wool and props.

Especially the googles....which I cannot wait to have a crack at as there will be new skills
involved