Costume :Claus Haine
Variant :Hatter
Source :Scissor's Crown
Progress :Complete
Worn At :AyaCon 2013

Costume Photos


In the Shadows.

Ayacon 2

@ Expo!

@ Expo!

Obligatory "Expo" photo!








Costume Information

OK i decided I wanted a challenge, and I have to admit I really, totally and completely fell in love with the Scissors Crown artwork that Thores Shibamoto produced. It's so amazing. I really love Claus' costume design, so I am going to give it a shot. This will definitely be step-up challenge for me, but I want to give it a go! Hopefully I can learn some new skills, especially making the prop XD;
I wore this to MCM Expo, with the giant scissors as a prop. I then decided to re-wear it for Ayacon, and wanted to make a new prop, so I made the puppeteer mistress for Ayacon xD
I love wearing Claus so much!! ^^;


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Oh wow, I love the Scissor Crown art and desgins ^^ cant wait too see you do this~

by Neverforever on Friday, 30 November, 2012 - 22:27

The details on this are looking fantastic so far, keep up the amazing work!

by No thanks on Monday, 18 February, 2013 - 01:12
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This could possibly be the greatest thing I have ever seen. Your progress is AMAZING so far! O:

by Cavahn on Monday, 4 March, 2013 - 13:53
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YES!!!!! Someone else making Scissors Crown costumes :DDDDD This makes me so happy. I'm also looking into doing a Scissors Crown costumes (possibly Claus as well, maybe white dress Alice) with a friend.

Shame I'm not sure I can make May Expo. Are you planning on wearing Claus again?

by Sephirayne on Tuesday, 5 March, 2013 - 12:57
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Thank you so much for your lovely comments everyone!
And hey Sephirayne :) if you do Alice, I would actually die with happiness, I really *really* would love an Alice cosplayer to get photos with! I am sure I would probably be able to take it to October expo as well! Thanks for your lovely comments! <3

by Plasticsharkattack on Tuesday, 5 March, 2013 - 13:46
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You're welcome. Yes, I am considering Alice as I might be able to use the wig for another costume would be awesome. I'm hoping to make Oct Expo so I would be up for doing Alice if I can get there.

by Sephirayne on Tuesday, 5 March, 2013 - 14:50
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Wow, the progress on this is looking absolutely awesome! Flawless <3

by Stubbled Grapes on Tuesday, 5 March, 2013 - 15:30
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Loving the level of attention to detail! Excited to see it all come together!

by x Princess Emily x on Tuesday, 5 March, 2013 - 20:19
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Crikey - this is going to be better than Pit!

by Starbucks dad on Tuesday, 5 March, 2013 - 22:16
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Wow, looks great so far!! :D

by alytheluvly on Wednesday, 6 March, 2013 - 17:54
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The hat and the wig look amazing. So excited for this cosplay.

by Sephirayne on Thursday, 7 March, 2013 - 22:43

This is looking fab! Lots of work gone into it - keep going, it's gonna be so worth it!

by madmazda86 on Thursday, 7 March, 2013 - 22:55
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Thank you so much guys! ~<3

by Plasticsharkattack on Thursday, 7 March, 2013 - 23:05
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Looking great so far, you always make such wonder costumes :) this is an excellent choice!! ^^

by Siouxsie James on Friday, 8 March, 2013 - 13:37
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So much epic detail!! really loving the progress on this ^^

by Einmyria on Saturday, 9 March, 2013 - 20:48
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Loving the progress and detail so far! Looking forward to seeing it finished!

by BlueberryTale on Tuesday, 12 March, 2013 - 19:16
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wow, the progress you've shown so far is impressive!

by cowiee on Friday, 15 March, 2013 - 00:21
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The attention and care towards the little details is very impressive! Looking forward to seeing more progress!

by White Tigress on Friday, 15 March, 2013 - 00:39
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Progress is looking amazing, all the detailing is just great! Can't wait to see this complete :)

by WhiteWraith on Friday, 15 March, 2013 - 18:02
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The progress on this is amazing! Attention to detail is outstanding. I can't wait to see the finished result :D

by JustPeachy on Monday, 18 March, 2013 - 20:20
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This is coming along fantastic, I hope I see you around at Expo to see the final thing. :D

by The-oncoming-storm on Wednesday, 20 March, 2013 - 14:47
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Looking awesome cant wait to see more progress

by Darkiekun on Thursday, 21 March, 2013 - 17:20
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progress is looking great so far! cant wait to see it when its finished

by Leolarua on Monday, 25 March, 2013 - 13:33
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Wow, this looks sooo amazing!!

by ToroSonyCat on Sunday, 14 April, 2013 - 18:08
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Oh good grief - you're just in a different league to us mere mortals...

by Starbucks dad on Sunday, 5 May, 2013 - 20:28
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This looked amazing in the pics I have seen of this. I wish I had seen it in person. You have done such an epic job. Love it.

Klaus ♥

by Sephirayne on Monday, 27 May, 2013 - 13:52
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There are no words to describe how much I love this costume! I'm so upset I didn't get to see it close up in person. Epic work <3

by JustPeachy on Thursday, 30 May, 2013 - 19:20
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Nice work on this costume :) and lovely photos!

by Siouxsie James on Friday, 31 May, 2013 - 08:56
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Amazing cosplay!

by ToroSonyCat on Saturday, 1 June, 2013 - 15:02
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This was so good to see! Your amazing efforts really paid off.

by tripletriad on Sunday, 2 June, 2013 - 23:52
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I love the new photos of this. Really showcases the work you've put into this. I really hope I can get pics with you once I finish my Alice.

by Sephirayne on Wednesday, 5 June, 2013 - 02:02
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Wow, thank you SO much everyone :) <3
Sephi - I really can't wait for you to cosplay Alice!

by Plasticsharkattack on Wednesday, 5 June, 2013 - 20:14
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so fabulous <3

by Leolarua on Monday, 10 June, 2013 - 00:44
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Looks great!

by KhaosKreator on Friday, 14 June, 2013 - 20:46
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The detail on this costume is amazing!

by SyriusLionwing on Tuesday, 30 July, 2013 - 18:40
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Looks awesome!

by InfiniteJester on Sunday, 25 August, 2013 - 23:32
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Loving the new photos and I adore the new prop. Great job.

by Sephirayne on Monday, 26 August, 2013 - 07:02
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Yet again AMAZING PICTURES!!! Really love this costume :)

by Siouxsie James on Tuesday, 3 September, 2013 - 20:46
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I remember seeing you in this at Ayacon. Absolutely fantastic!
Sadly I don't know the title or the character but WOW!

by SlimDefinition on Sunday, 24 November, 2013 - 17:44
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Squeeeee, thank you so much darling! <3

by Plasticsharkattack on Monday, 25 November, 2013 - 01:28
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Amazing work! The detail and the execution of this is wonderful.

by Kacela on Monday, 25 November, 2013 - 17:40

you look freaking awesome dude! great job

by Kyuipo on Wednesday, 29 January, 2014 - 07:17
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You did an amazing job on this! All the details are wonderful!

by BlueberryTale on Saturday, 8 February, 2014 - 13:47

Wow! So impressive, this is spot on !

by g123 on Saturday, 22 February, 2014 - 19:42
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Oh wow this is absolutely stunning!!

by x-Blade-x on Tuesday, 2 June, 2015 - 23:19
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Grats on the showcase :)

by Siouxsie James on Wednesday, 3 June, 2015 - 06:30

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Scissors Prop (Posted 30th May 2013)

This was my prop progress. The scissors were made using light MDF wood,, cut out and then strengthened with coats of primer. The 3D details were doing with a mixture of Worbla and fimo clay.

Jacket Progress :) (Posted 28th May 2013)

Progress of the body jacket!

Selfie (Posted 28th May 2013)

Just me doing a wig & hat selfie! XD

More Hat Progress! (Posted 28th May 2013)

More hat progress; here I was just gluing the decorations on, around the hat rim :)

hat progress ^_^ (Posted 28th May 2013)

This was the start of the hat - made from craft foam, cardboard for the base, covered in fabric and then the piece which goes around is made from black leather, and decorated with 3d paint and gems.

My pretty dress ;) (Posted 28th May 2013)

Man-skirt progress pics. Was made with my heavy duty shiny blue material (which was actually dim-out curtain material <3!) And hemmed with lilac cotton.

Fimo jewellery (Posted 28th May 2013)

Just another photo of my Fimo clay pieces, all hand-made. And then either baked in the oven, or heated with a hot-air gun! And then the beads glued in :)

needle & sheath w.i.p. (Posted 13th January 2013)

regrettably, I haven't really taken (m)any photos of the needle and it's sheath in progress. however, this is the origins/starter of them both. as you can kinda make out in the photo, the long black needle/sword shaped thing is... well.. the needle :) it is made from wood, which has been sanded to make it more swordly-shaped. the sheath was made from Worbla.. as you can see in the photo, that was a rough mock-up of the shaping. shit loads of heat gunning later, and i now have a sheath. i didn't really take any progress photos of it, apart from this.. but the sheath is all done now :) and my fingers have lots of nice lovely heat blisters....

fimo fun (Posted 13th January 2013)

A lot of the pieces for this costume have been made from fimo clay, moulded and shaped and then baked in the oven, with jewels and bead added to them :) as pictured, is my progress of the pieces for the belts - crafting them from the fimo ^^