Freya Crescent
Final Fantasy IX

Cosplayer: Mungojerrie

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

17th February 2010: [17/02/2010] Everything is finally complete on this cosplay! About time too... XD Really excited to wear the updated version this weekend with my FFIX group <3

1st January 2010: [31/12/2010] I completely reamade my hat today! Here's a comparison shot of the two - the new one on the left. It doesn't look much different, however I've finally managed to find a way of closing up the hole on the top (it annoyed me so much...). The major changes for my new hat is that it's completely covered in red material, rather than just being made of foam. This weighs it down a little bit and there's also some wire in the ears to add weight as one of the major problems of my last hat was that I didn't even notice it falling off! Some parts of the hat are bigger too (e.g. the front mask part) There's just one thing left to do on this cosplay then the entire thing will be complete <3

2nd August 2009: [02/05/2009] I've finally sorted out the leather harness for this cosplay! The third strip sits underneath the crest, but it's out here just for the purpose of a progress shot. :)

20th June 2009: [20/06/2009] I'm finally getting around to making improvements on this cosplay! Originally I left out the leather harness so I bought the material for that today. I'm hoping to get this done in time for a summer photoshoot, then my Freya cosplay will finally be 100% complete! :)

10th September 2008: [10/09/2008] After my Grandad heard that I'd run out of money for paint, he gave me £20 so that my spear would be finished in time for Midlands. So kind! Here's the finished result :)

10th September 2008: [06/09/2008] I procrastinated so badly with this... There's still quite a lot that needs doing, I know that the spear definitely won't be painted in time for Midlands. I don't really have the money to buy the paint in the first place, so Cat and I are skipping masquerade entry this time round and entering when our costumes are the best they can be.

I've finally got a photo of the updated coat now. Cat did a lot for me because I got stuck, and it looks awesomeeeeee. My sister's been making me a lot of stuff as well, so I owe her quite a lot of props in future... xD


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Tak - 31st October 2007
I'm really excited about seeing this. I love Freya, but nobody cosplays her. Go for your dream costume!

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Relion - 1st November 2007
SAME AS ABOVE YO. It will be totally bitchin' yo, pimpin' it sideways, orange plz and arsin' about with friends. :B
Making your dream costume = WIN. I CAN'T WAAAAAIT. I wish I liked Garnet so I could do her with you or something. xDD
MMYES LONG COMMENT

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CrystalNeko - 4th November 2007
Oh wow! I really can't wait for May now! It'll be so great seeing your Freya costume! She's just so awesome!! FFIX is my favourite game ever as well! =D Good luck with the costume! I know you'll be great at it! =D

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Littlegeeky - 24th January 2008
Oh cool, I can't wait to see how it turns out. Ooo and Happy Birthday too hun ^--^ hope you have a good day!

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Anonymous - 24th January 2008
HAPPY BIRTHDAY! This is going to look grrrrrreat! Good luck!!!

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Anime_Angel - 16th February 2008
woh you sure are makin great progress with that costume^_^

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Anonymous - 16th February 2008
I'm stealing your hat. Ears are TOO CUTE.

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Mungojerrie - 16th February 2008
DON'T STEAL MY HAT >=

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Anonymous - 16th February 2008
Freya is amazzzing :D I'm such a fan of this kind of strong woman character, but everytime I dress womanly people think I'm a drag queen LOL so I stick to guys cosplay ;3 I wanna see your Freya!!

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Ichigo-Chan - 18th February 2008
I love the hat (I don't blame Crazedteensie for wanting to steal it lol) and as Amine Angel said, your making great progress with the costume so far and it's going to look awesome.
Can't wait for our FFIX group in May (hopefully I can finish my Garnet dress in time)

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Relion - 4th March 2008
spear picz plz

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Anonymous - 18th March 2008
SPEARWANT D:

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CrystalNeko - 18th March 2008
Ahh your spear is just so awesome! *o* Garnet... must... steal... xP
Go go dragon slayer! xD

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Relion - 18th March 2008
I CHRISTEN YOUR SPEAR: EPIC SPEAR OF EPIC.
THAT IS ALL.

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Anonymous - 18th March 2008
TOTALLY loving the Spear!
I agree with Rhi, It is EPIC

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Relion - 10th April 2008
pix of wig nao pl0x

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GunstarVixen - 10th April 2008
Taking it out of the pack might not be such a bad idea, that way you can brush it, and do all those other really important things we all say we'll do, when in fact it's a great excuse to take it out and prance round the house in you latest wig!
(Oh and take piccies for CI!) Bring on the FFIX!!!

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CrystalNeko - 26th May 2008
Aww, thanks so much for the lovely comment! ^o^
And yeah I really hope we get those Freya and Garnet photos, that'd so rock! x3

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Reagen_Winged - 16th June 2008
Can't wait to see this completed, big FFIX Fan, It looks great so far ^^

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1000014 - 3rd July 2008
interesting character to pick!!! good luck with the costume ^^

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KamikazePenguin - 6th September 2008
WOW!
I love this character never seen a cosplay though.
:O Looks amazing so far.
Are you by any chance wearing this to any con soon?
Must get pictures! (:
EPIC! :D

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Relion - 13th September 2008
HIYA YOU'RE AWESOME ILUUUUUUUUUU

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CrystalNeko - 14th September 2008
SQUEEEE! YOUR SO AWESOME!! Love love love your Freya cosplay so much <3 Great job on it! 8D

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Littlegeeky - 14th September 2008
Zomg you look awesome hun :D

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KamikazePenguin - 14th September 2008
Wahh!
This was awesome!
As soon as I saw this I shouted OMG FREYA ^.^; embrassed myself there xD
Gahh I didn't manage to get a picture thou ;_;
Great costume though! 8D

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sjbonnar - 19th September 2008
I've said it elsewhere hun but this was FANTASTIC! I hope I see it in person some day O_O

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Leonie Heartilly - 19th September 2008
Oh wow I've never seen a Freya cosplay before, well done! =D

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Emzone - 3rd October 2008
Yus we must!
That would be epic =D

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Freyarule - 4th November 2008
Just realised, you're Mungojerrie on the ROER board, aren't you! I thought I recognised you xD

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Emzone - 25th November 2008
Hey Freya are you going to London Expo May 09 ?

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Mungojerrie - 25th November 2008
Not that I know of =( There's a [very] slim chance, but it's not looking likely at the moment.

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Anonymous - 10th March 2009
Did you bring this Freya cosplay to Birkenhead Recon? XD I think I remember see you there lol

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Mungojerrie - 11th March 2009
I did indeed! Some of the photos here were taken in Birkenhead Waterstones. XD

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Anonymous - 16th March 2009
Ehehe, I knew it! XD Your cosplay was awesome!

I was Dorothy there, but no one recognised who I was. Aahaha. Looked more like a maid then anyone.

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Mungojerrie - 16th March 2009
Thank you! :)

Oh, that was you! XD I knew of Dorothy, but I was a little hesitant about going up to you, seeing as the only thing I would have been able to say was "I know you're Dorothy, but I have no idea what The Big O is about" Haha. It was a great cosplay though, you looked just like her!

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Lil-Samuu - 17th April 2009
This is a really good costume. :) The hat, in particular, is great. ^_^

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MikeJenks - 13th May 2009
Woah! That's amazing!! :O

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Mungojerrie - 14th May 2009
Thank you :)

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Hannah-Kiwii - 18th June 2009
Fantastic costume, you've done a really good job of this
Well done =D

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Anonymous - 12th July 2009
freya is one of my favs from FFIX... nice job on this!!!

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letmelive - 19th September 2009
Awesome! You look just like her, are sure you aren't her?
xxxx

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Freyarule - 17th February 2010
yays! The hat looks so good :D well done!

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Mungojerrie - 17th February 2010
Thank youuuu <3 I will have some decent photos of the entire finished thing this weekend :D

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Freyarule - 18th February 2010
yaays! I can't wait!

I really must think about starting my own Freya costume, but I'm so scared that I'm not good enough and I don't do it justice :(

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Mungojerrie - 18th February 2010
Awww Mel, don't doubt yourself! I thought I couldn't do Freya at all when I first started her costume! Your cosplays are coming along brilliantly recently so I'd say just go for it! :) Throw yourself in at the deep end and go with trial and error (that's what I did haha... I had such simple cosplays before I finished started Freya) - you can't know whether you'll be able to make it until you try ;)


I have faith in you, my buddy Freya cosplayer! :D

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Anonymous - 19th February 2010
can't ait to seeya there

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CrystalNeko - 21st February 2010
FFIX GRUOP WAS EPIC <333333
WELL DONE HOLLEH 8D

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Mungojerrie - 21st February 2010
Thank you so much Fi!! 8D

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Freyarule - 21st February 2010
nyaaaagh you has given me hope >w< I was waiting for an event to do it for, but I think I might just do it anyway and then it's done :) *huggle*

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RanmaSyaoran - 21st February 2010
Fantastic!

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Mungojerrie - 21st February 2010
Mel - look forward to it! :) One day we shall get photos together with both of us as Freya XD

Ranma - thanks :)

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Wyrdsister - 22nd February 2010
Your group really rocked!

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Zelda - 22nd February 2010
Love LOVE your freya =]

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FairyPorchQueen - 22nd February 2010
you look so cool! :D

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Mungojerrie - 22nd February 2010
Thank you very much :)

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Relion - 1st March 2010
DIS PEAR

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MadameLapin - 1st March 2010
Rhi I think I love you.
Oh yeah, nice costume Holly ;D (gawd, I sound like a total bitch don't I? YOU KNWO WHAT I THINK DAMN IT!)

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SilveraDestinova - 7th April 2010
Your Freya is fantasmagorical! keep up the good work! =D

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TheStarlightFairy - 14th July 2010
LOVE
FOR THIS
FOR YOU
FOR THE HAT

LOVE

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FusionRose - 24th July 2010
Love your Freya, you look amazing! ^_^ x.

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Kitticus - 13th October 2010
love this!! ^^

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Captain_Marvelous - 4th December 2010
God Damn I just love this costume so much!

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Mungojerrie - 6th December 2010
Aww thank you very much :)

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cowiee - 6th March 2011
This is amazing!
I love it!

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Raye-chan - 21st July 2011
Wuuu! Cool Freya :D I'm currently making her for London MCM Expo in October 2011 ^^

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birds-hate-flying - 3rd November 2011
Your baggy pants are epic. They look comfy! Hopefully this won't come off as sounding strange but I like how even though you're not wearing a mask your face reads as right for what Freya might look like if she was human. It's one of the most effective non-mask Freya costumes I've seen. Also your hat is very cool. Crazy Burmecian hat respect.

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Mungojerrie - 4th November 2011
birds-hate-flying: Thank you so much for such a sweet comment ;__; I think this entire costume is actually the comfiest one I own with the huge pants and feet :P You have no idea how much I appreciate that comment about my face haha! Once again, thank you very much :) The hat took a bit of trial and error but I'm very happy with how I managed to get it looking in the end. Yours is coming along really nicely, I can't wait to see how the rest of your costume progresses! :)

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Anonymous - 8th January 2012
YAY!!!! this is fantastic, Freya was always my fav! <3 this is epic win ^_^

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Siouxsie James - 12th May 2013
This is a really amazing costume :)