Maria Kurenai
Vampire Knight

Cosplayer: letmelive

Variant: Night class uniform -retired

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

This costume has not been worn at any events yet.

31st October 2009: 31.10.09 Got some photos but editing the eye colour :D!

Not happy with the boots and the wig, didn't have enough time to style it and tbh I think the wigs just crap, if anyone knows where to get better wigs from on ebay please do tell ^_^

9th October 2009: 09.10.09 I know I haven't been spending money on cosplaying much at the moment, my boyfriend went to uni in Cambridge which is like 500 miles or something away so I've been saving up to see him in my holidays which is two weeks time.

I got some spare money to gather some "basics" for this costume, so it might look a little decent for Halloween (I come back from Cambridge on the day of Halloween need to get dressed then go out...).

I bought some of the vampire teeth like scarecrow fangs, they basically have little putty stuff and you glue the teeth onto yours so you can speak better and they look more natural. I got the cheap version though cause I thought £15 was a bit much... I also bought this bun doughnut shaper thing so that might look better for the bun on the side of wig *fingers crossed*.

16th August 2009: 16.08.09 Im currently bidding on a black sleeved shirt off ebay what runs out today so hopefully it will be mine.

Since Im actually going to wear this for somewhere, Ive decided to try and alter it to look the same as Maria.

That means work on the wig X_X since its quite thin I'm going to buy the weafs or w.e you call them ahah and Im going to try and make it looks thicker and better when you flip it over to the side rofl!

Also better contacts, Ive actually looked into it this time and found contacts that work like real contacts and should change the colour of my eyes and there only £15 bargain :3


8th August 2009: ITS FINALLY HERE! I asked the person off ebay if they could do anything about it because I wasn't happy at all.

They sent me a new one and its perfect! ^^

31st July 2009: 31.07.09 Costume finally arrived and I'm really not happy with it. The seller didn't take the buttons off down the front, like I asked them too. The buttons on the sleeves and sides are silver anchor buttons... Nothing like roses!!

Also, the pattern of the black bias tape isn't completey on also! Annoyed!

The general size is good, but yeah annoyed ahah!

16th July 2009: 16.07.09 Bought a costume from e-bay, the only problem I had with the look of it they had addded buttons to the blazer, when I'm sure most people use velcro so you can't see them. I sent them an email asking for them not to add the buttons, if they do or not is another matter but now I'm just sick I just want the costume! ahah. I'm not sure if the arm band comes, hopefully not because I don't need it XD!

15th July 2009: 14.7.09 Yeah seen the month, a hundred years later.... and my costume still hasn't arrived. Went completey mad on the seller and they finally gave me my money back, so now I'm looking for a "cheap" in price costume, what is in my price range and looks good. Probably go through ebay this time, it's easier to get your money back that way >

10th June 2009: 10.06.09 My costume is now lost in the post... So I have no costume but the seller I bought it off is making me another one :D So maybe soon!

18th May 2009: 18.05.09 Wig arrived today, I added pictures! Still waiting on costume and I now need the wig styled too, it's coming together slowly.

10th May 2009: 10.4.09 Bought wig and gonna buy contacts now with ema :P now just waiting for everything to arrive, might buy fangs just depends lol

8th May 2009: 08.5.09 EMA didn't go in my bank account so will have to wait until money goes in until I can buy the wig and contacts ¬_¬ God dayum

8th May 2009: 05.5.09 My Cross academy necklace arrived off e-bay yey I wear it at school I love it that much ahaha XD

8th May 2009: 4.5.09 So I'm now just waiting for the necklace and the costume to arrive. Will buy contacts and wig on friday with ema!

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Littlerascal92 - 4th May 2009
Ahh i cant wait to see this, she seems an interesting character XD

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Hannah-Kiwii - 4th May 2009
I love your choice of character =D It'd be awesome to act in character as her XD She's just so creepily cute.

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letmelive - 5th May 2009
Thanks you two, she's awesome and also she'll be my first evilish character ahaha :D

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amayhun - 8th May 2009
cant wait to see it, maria's such a great character :D

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letmelive - 10th May 2009
Thank you, I love her <33

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Littlerascal92 - 18th May 2009
ooo love your wig ^^ you suit Maria, soo cute! x

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letmelive - 18th May 2009
ahaahh thanks so much :), I hope I get my costume soon and the wig styled XD Not long to go now

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AmethystEyes - 1st June 2009
Too cute! I'll have to steal you at some point :3

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letmelive - 4th June 2009
ahahaha awwwwh thanks :3!

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Littlerascal92 - 15th July 2009
AWW im sorry to hear about the mess up getting your costume! Hopefully u can get one soon xx

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letmelive - 15th July 2009
Yeah, I'm just glad I got my money back I didn't think I was going too V_V stupid person ahaaha!

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Sephirayne - 15th July 2009
Cool! I love the wig. it looks great on you.

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letmelive - 15th July 2009
Thanks so much n_n

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No thanks - 15th July 2009
You make such a cute Maria<333

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letmelive - 15th July 2009
Thank you ^^!!

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angel aiko - 15th July 2009
awww you look adorable and i like your wig :3

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letmelive - 15th July 2009
Awwh thank you ^^!! It's my first time styling a wig, so the postive comments are really nice n_n

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Hannah-Kiwii - 8th August 2009
I'm glad you had some success with the seller =D
Can't wait to see the finished thing. Pictures!!!! XD

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letmelive - 9th August 2009
ahaha I know at last, seems like a big journey that wasn't nessesary XD!

Don't worry will be getting photos soon!

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Zanaso Rymm - 28th August 2009
(checks message again) wait a secound this was the one i was suposed comment. I can see what the problem might be but it could easly be put right. well the way you have done it so far looks good.

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letmelive - 28th August 2009
ahah thank you, it looks okay on this photos but yeah its not 80% the same. I'm gonna get it sorted though XD


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Anonymous - 2nd September 2009
Awww!!! You make such a cute maria!
I love your wig <3

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letmelive - 2nd September 2009
Thank you so much ^___^!

I don't think it's very accurate but thank you again xx

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Zelda - 23rd January 2010
This costume is so cute ^^ i love it.

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letmelive - 23rd January 2010
Thank you, I'm aiming to improve it one day...

But not quite now ^^!


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Zelda - 23rd January 2010
Why don't you put it in complete then, and when you improve it do another costume and put version 2 ^^, cause i think this is amazing.

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letmelive - 23rd January 2010
Awwwh good idea :D!

Thank you x

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cowiee - 6th March 2011
Awww, you look adorable! :D