Cosplayer Larxenne and her group put together a BioShock Infinite cosplay group, and she decided to be Elizabeth. The character wears a blue dress with a white corset and has a distinctive choker and pendant. Larxenne made that first with ribbon and lace, and she crafted the pendant from air dry clay that she painted and protected with vinyl latex.
She made the corset from a medium satin and used a standard pattern to make it. She had to attach the black ribbon strips and used adhesive to do so rather than sewing them on. Adhesive and fabric do play nice together. The skirt is a basic circle skirt and the dress is a bolero jacket. This is definitely a costume you could put together from found pieces if you can’t sew – white corsets are relatively easy to find and you can choose a bolero jacket that goes with your everyday wardrobe.
Read more at Larxenne’s blog.
Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.
Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!
Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground” – Adafruit’s Apps!
Maker Business — “ORANGE PI: MEETING WITH STEVEN ZHAO IN SHENZHEN”
Wearables — Design with IFTTT
Electronics — Keep track of those rails!
Biohacking — Why Our Eyes Cannot Look at a Solar Eclipse
No comments yet.
Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.