Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicle

Cosplayer: Hawkeye

Variant: Artwork

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

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Showcased 15th January 2012

10th February 2011: Wig Bought a wig! Nice colour blonde mix, and doesn't look too bad on me except for me just looking weird as a blonde in general. :p
Dreading having to cut and style it though..

15th January 2011: Staff and fabric The basics of the staff are nearly done.
I need to
- smooth the sawed edges out with wall filler and sanding (and repeat wall filler etc)
- get an actual staff to fix the bottom and top arts on to
- paint it all gold
- weather it a bit
- make the jewels, for which I've got casting resin etc, but not the right moulds yet..

And I've just ordered fabric, with a very good discount (which makes up a bit for getting a good, but expensive wig). It's a polyester & viscose mix, which is not ideal, but it will be crease-free at least - am a bit sick of costumes going crinkly.

Still haven't decided if I'm going to paint the designs on, or applique..

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Sephirayne - 4th January 2011
The staff progress is looking very impressive. Can't wait to see it finished.

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GAINAX - 4th January 2011
Nice staff 8D

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Lady Bahamut - 4th January 2011
Woah the staff is looking epic! Can't wait to see the whole thing!

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BladeyCakes - 19th January 2011
This is looking SO amazing *w* Really cant wait to see more progress!

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Pez - 24th January 2011
Your prop's got really sharp, tidy lines! I wish I could make my stuff to look like that...

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Hawkeye - 24th January 2011
Thanks all! :D

Pez- Thanks! Bet you could do it too, if you only used wood, cardboard, foam sheets and nothing that has to be moulded, bent etc. :p Sawing, sanding and cutting only!

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- - 25th January 2011
Wowowow!! i love that!
It looks so pro and neat! i congratulate you on your achievement! this is wonderfully lovely :)

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J-Po - 4th February 2011
XD i have so much love for this right now :D :D your gonna be excellent

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gaming_goddess - 6th April 2011
You make such a gorgeous fai - you looked amazing! And the staff was so gorgeous!! Gutted I missed photos of this on the sunday ball :-(

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Amy-Lou - 7th April 2011
Such a crisp and sharp costume, everything looks perfectly placed and carefully crafted.

Now to find a wind machine...

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Hawkeye - 7th April 2011
Thank you all! :D

Amy-Lou: We actually went outside to try and take photos in the wind, but that didn't turn out too well...

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Lady Bahamut - 7th April 2011
WOAH! Amazing!! Black and gold is so striking *_* You look absolutely amazing! As does the staff, it's so well made!

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Arianna - 7th April 2011
Your costume was awesome (One of the people that was asking how you made the staff in the lift here)

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Frederica la Noir - 8th April 2011
Was lovely meeting you! and love this cosplay! Gutted didn't manage to get photo's after but can always get some at a future event :) I'll defo be re-wearing my Yuuko again :) xx

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Tsuchinoko - 8th April 2011
I love the outfit design you chose to do and that has to be the best Fai staff I've seen - excellent job! ^_^

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Uni - 16th April 2011
LOVED seeing this at Kitacon! You've done such an amazing job! Well done~

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Sephirayne - 16th April 2011
Amazing costume. Loved the staff.

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Sakurastar123 - 8th June 2011
Noooooo, I missed it at expo T-T You look amazing and the staff is epic!

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Hawkeye - 16th June 2011
Thanks everyone! :)

Sakurastar- Thanks! Somehow I managed to miss absolutely everyone at Expo :(

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Anonymous - 12th July 2011
This is amazing! Well done!

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Hawkeye - 22nd July 2011
Thanks! :D

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Nachtangel - 13th November 2011
You look amazing, love all the detail, and the staff is just awesome!

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Sephirayne - 15th January 2012
Congrats on the showcase, well deserved ;)

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Sakurastar123 - 15th January 2012
Well done on the showcase! :D

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Littlegeeky - 15th January 2012
Such a beautiful cosplay, congrats on the showcase ^_^

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CrystalNeko - 15th January 2012
Amazing detail on the staff, I love it! Much deserved showcase, really lovely costume!

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gaming_goddess - 17th January 2012
Congrats on the Showcase! Much deserved coz I love your Fai cosplay so much :D

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Carmina - 18th January 2012
That is gorgeous. A well deserved showcase!

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KiraraYumi - 19th January 2012
I remember seeing you as Fai at Kita, you looked completely amazing! I really love the gold you used for the outfit, it's the perfect shine! Congrats on the showcase! =D

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JustPeachy - 19th January 2012
Congrats on the showcase! Very much deserved :D