Daryan Crescend
Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney

Cosplayer: Pez

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

20th October 2010: DONE! Daryan is done!

Wearing this to Cosplay Fever Red book launch! See you there! >D

(Wow, abuse of the exclamation mark!)

17th October 2010: Mwahahaha Almost there!

10th July 2010: Still boot covers So I made both boot covers, put them on the shoes (2nd hand court shoes, £0.99 + £3.50 shipping on eBay) and proudly walked around in them. But then the girlfriend took a look and said,

"The covers are floppy at the top."

DDDDDDDDDDD:

So I added red lining that's pre-stiffened with iron-on interfacing. Trying to make lining for something this irregularly-shaped was kind of hell. Anyway, I attached the lining and then sprayed some starch on for good measure. The covers are now drying on my door handles!

8th July 2010: Shoe covers Started making them today, and got one done in one night! This was the first time I tried making shoe covers actually. Before this I always just bought dirt cheap shoes and literally painted/glued things straight onto them. Not too shabby, heh? Nothing's attached to the shoe at all so I can reuse them for something else.

ETA: well it's not really done done yet. Need to paint the front and make adjustments to make it fit better, etc. I'll be buying one of those adhesive anti-slip soles so that I won't tear the covers at the bottom.

27th June 2010: Lovely textured ceiling. :D Haven't had the time to work on this for quite a while. The top is more or less finished and here's how it looks!

Not that it's visible in the photo, but I messed up when putting the white edging along the hood - the one on Daryan looks big and fat, whereas mine looked like any regular edge (although I already used curtain blackouts rather than bias binding). So I took it off and tried again, this time allowing more fabric and actually stuffed it with toy stuffing. Then plastazote teeth were glued on. So now there is a big white edge complete with teeth!

The top probably took 2 days in total.

I've discovered that the material is so stiff I can't raise my arms when wearing this. XD

17th May 2010: D*ckhead .............I don't know what to say.

(Call 0800 316 7447 for your nearest d*ckhead????)

(Sorry I've just had a bit to drink.)

16th May 2010: Top, without lining Pre-lining. Sewing the pieces together was so difficult because the material was completely unstretchy. Lost count of how many times I got poked by the needles that held the sleeves together as I sewed.

16th May 2010: Top Gills! GILLSSSSSSS!


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tattikat - 5th May 2010
AYAAAAHHH!! Sorry lol,thats one of my favourite Apollo characters XD I'm possibly attempting Apollo himself next year ^^ (because I have a list of cosplays to do as big as the universe >>)

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Pez - 15th May 2010
:DDDD Hey maybe we can have a photoshoot together!

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Anonymous - 16th May 2010
... Must... resist... temptation to poke the hair....

The progress is looking great so far XDDDD

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Pez - 17th May 2010
Oh, Cat, go and stroke the c*ckhead. You know you want to. >D

XDDD Thanks!

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Freyarule - 23rd May 2010
ASDF OMG 8DD *fanspazz*

I will be amazed to see how you do that hair!!!

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Pez - 23rd May 2010
Freyarule > Thanks! I'm hoping the hair will work out! XDDD

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AmethystEyes - 1st June 2010
Shit yes! I may just have to turn up to October expo now either as Ema or Franziska and do terrible things to you.

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Pez - 1st June 2010
AmethystEyes > Daryan would welcome the terrible things! XD

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Komapsunida - 14th June 2010
I can't wait to see how you do the hair! it will be so cool! :3 Btw you're forgiven for not knowing about Blade and Soul ~ its not out yet hehe :3

I'm also in love with the jacket collar and boots! Upload lots and lots of pictures K? <3

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Anonymous - 27th June 2010
Dude that looks so awesome!

Now you just need to put on the c**khead to complete the look :P

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Loxes - 19th September 2010
!!!! Excited to see this *spaz*

I'm wearing Shih-na to one of the October Expo days, may be able to sidle up and freak you out with my time paradoxicalness~

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Pez - 23rd September 2010
Loxes > XD Which day will you be going as Shih-na? Daryan will be for Sunday. Would be brainbreaking awesome if we see each other!

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Bambi. - 4th October 2010
epic hair is epic! Cant wait to see this!

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Pez - 8th October 2010
Bambi > Thanks! Oh god I've started making the epic hair and it's SO HEAVY! This is going to be interesting to wear...

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Roze-Chan - 20th October 2010
That wig is amazing~! *.*

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yami-no-neko - 20th October 2010
words cannot desribe how awesome this is.

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Wow...simply wow.

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InfiniteJester - 20th October 2010
omg that hair is epic!

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MoonLily - 20th October 2010
.......YES.

JUST YES.

<3

If only I was wearing my Wocky I could have a quiff battle with you. XP

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Bambi. - 20th October 2010
gizz a go on that Daryan xD
Cock unveiling tomorrow YAY!!

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Storme - 20th October 2010
\o/ My partner in crime!

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KiraraYumi - 20th October 2010
Simply amazing, congrats on doing such an awesome job! =D

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Freyarule - 20th October 2010
YES! I am SO looking forward to seeing this XDDDD

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Pez - 21st October 2010
Thanks guys! XDDDD The hair is SO HEAVY. But somehow it makes me feel invincible. It's... inexplicable. XD

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Clood - 21st October 2010
...This is so hot.

I WILL be fangasming.

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Berserk667 - 22nd October 2010
dat hair :p

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Pez - 22nd October 2010
Clood > <3

Ben > Yup. Dat hair. :P

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Anonymous - 22nd October 2010
0o0 thats epic no wait amazingly EPIC!! how on earth did you do that hair??!?!?

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PapercutPerfect - 23rd October 2010
That wig is AMAZING *__*

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Pez - 23rd October 2010
^___________^ Thanks very much!

mandi-taichou > It's a really long black wig stuck over a papier mache "hat" thing I made. There's a photo of it in the journal area. The white part is just paint. :)

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Anonymous - 23rd October 2010
Amazing!! what day are you doing this on?

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Pez - 23rd October 2010
:) The first half of Sunday! I'll be in an Ace Attorney group with a few others.

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FairyPorchQueen - 27th October 2010
this looked amazing at the CF launch!!!!!

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Pez - 29th October 2010
Thanks Emmy! ^______^

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Freyarule - 2nd November 2010
It was so awesome meeting the phallic wig X3

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Pez - 3rd November 2010
The cockhead enjoyed his meeting with you as well! >D

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MadameLapin - 25th December 2010
Dear me, this is phenemonal! You look so fantastic!

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Pez - 2nd January 2011
Thank you very much! ^______^

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Rain - 30th January 2011
wow that's so Epic!! O.o

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Pez - 15th February 2011
Thank you! :D

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Shigeako - 18th February 2011
LOVE! best styled wig for this chara ive seen yet!

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Pez - 18th February 2011
:D Thanks very much!

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Eloraborealis - 25th April 2011
Ace Attorney FTW, this is just too epic for words! XD

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Pez - 26th April 2011
8D Thank you!

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Nesproxy - 25th March 2016
This is absolutely perfect!