Amaterasu
Okami

Cosplayer: Sasashie

Variant: Gijinka

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

Showcased 4th January 2015

9th October 2014: shoes the footwear for this costume is a pair of wooden flipflops and tabi socks
to stop the shoes falling off my feet due to the socks i had to add a red elastic strip to the back of the fliflops

9th October 2014: Dress Under the jacket is a pleated dress in red cotton with a white lace trim to the hem with a off white but cape in chiffon trimmed in pink pearls

9th October 2014: coat the coat was made with white cotton with a red chinese silk collar that was sequined around the edges, the hem and sleeve openings were trimed with red cotton bias that i made, the bottom hem goes from the front to the back in a V shape

9th October 2014: Sleeves the sleeves were made from white cotton and painted with light blue fabric paint with dark blue and white swirls, flowers were glued onto the outsides,red ribbon and lace finished the outer hem, they were attached to red lycra fabric top sleeves that were attached to the coat

9th October 2014: tail i made a long tail from Faux long pile white fur and attached it to a belt to hold it onto my body under my corset

9th August 2014: Sword and shield Sword - made from a foam board base covered in craft foam,4 layers of air dry clay sanded down smooth,painted with acrylic paint, center gem and handle was then covered in Worbla sanded down and painted, end of handle was given a glass orb, all of this was then varnished with clear Varnish.

Shield - made from metal biscuit tin lid covered in craft foam, Air dry clay detailing, painted with acrylic paint then varnished like the sword, flames made from fabric were glued to the inside and a bow was added

7th August 2014: wig and headpeice wip wig- white blonde wig was thin so i hand sewed in white blonde wefts and red wefts to the wig lace, cut in a fringe and trimmed any frizzy ends, gave a conditioning treatment and dryed naturaly and styled in place with no products, seperated 2 sections and using clear loom bands i tied them together so the hair decorations can be added then secured them with more loombands, wig done!

headpeice - clear plastic headband and 2 clear hair combs hold this in place, the ears were made from faux long pile fur in white sewn onto pink cotton and stiffed with toy stuffing, they were attached to the headband and the combs were sewn into the ears, the flowers were glued onto the ears and a pearl added to each center, bows from ribbon were added at each end of the hairband to stop the ears from falling off the headband,the center of the headpeice was made from 4 layers of craft foam with hand sewn sequins and pearls added to it and backed with worbla and molded to my head with a heat gun then the top was glued to the center of the clear headband.

9th July 2014: Sword and shield Sword - made from a foam board base covered in craft foam,4 layers of air dry clay sanded down smooth,painted with acrylic paint, center gem and handle was then covered in Worbla sanded down and painted, end of handle was given a glass orb, all of this was then varnished with clear Varnish.
Shield - made from metal biscuit tin lid covered in craft foam, Air dry clay detailing, painted with acrylic paint then varnished like the sword, flames made from fabric were glued to the inside and a bow was added

3rd July 2014: Sword and shield Sword - made from a foam board base covered in craft foam,4 layers of air dry clay sanded down smooth,painted with acrylic paint, center gem and handle was then covered in Worbla sanded down and painted, end of handle was given a glass orb, all of this was then varnished with clear Varnish.
Shield - made from metal biscuit tin lid covered in craft foam, Air dry clay detailing, painted with acrylic paint then varnished like the sword, flames made from fabric were glued to the inside and a bow was added

13th June 2014: Underbust Corset my base Underbust corset arrived today its going to have pretty details added to it when the trims arrive (i hate waiting for the mail to arrive lol)

1st June 2014: Fashion Sketch doodling away a design for Amaterasu


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Kyuipo - 13th June 2014
is that a costume corset, or a steel boned one?

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Sasashie - 13th June 2014
its a plastic boned corset apart from the front clasps that are steel most of my corsets used in my cosplay costumes are the same x

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otakugirl - 11th July 2014
This is SOOOOOOOO beautiful <3

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Nesproxy - 21st September 2014
So pretty! I look forward to seeing this. :)

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InfiniteJester - 21st September 2014
This is looking lovely so far!

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HarryKurt - 21st September 2014
This is really pretty! Beautiful work. :)

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Heorot - 21st September 2014
I always love seeing people's creative ways with Ami! Looking forward to the finished display at Expo~

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ArcaneArchery - 28th September 2014
Awesome, another Okami fan. Progress is looking great – I’ll be keeping a lookout for this at the comic con.

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Getti - 5th October 2014
This progress looks completely beautiful. Your headpiece is amazing!

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nolla - 6th October 2014
You look absolutely stunning! Amazing job on your cosplay and make up!

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NotSoLittleMy - 14th October 2014
This is breath taking <3

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Zomboi - 18th November 2014
This was great, loved getting a chance to see all the details up close in person!

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InfiniteJester - 20th December 2014
Love all the colours in this!

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Siouxsie James - 5th January 2015
What a beautiful costume! Stunning. Grats on the showcase

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Sephirayne - 6th January 2015
This is amazing. Well done on the showcase.

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Kyuipo - 9th January 2015
congrats on the showcase ^ ^