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DragonCon 2010!

Discussion in 'Costuming and Props' started by luminousbeing78, Jul 19, 2010.

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  1. luminousbeing78

    luminousbeing78 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    It's that time of year again! D*C is just around the corner (a very busy time with Comic Con and CV) and will be here before we know it. So, who's going to make it this time around? And, what costumes do you plan to bring?
     
  2. -Tenel-Ka-

    -Tenel-Ka- Jedi Master star 4

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    I'll be there and I'll have a billion things! Hehe~

    - two Tenel Ka costumes (a Queen Mother dress to go with the boyfriend's Caedus costume and Jedi Strike Team from Star by Star -- and possibly a third Queen Mother type outfit as well XD)
    - Kale Longo (SW - Death Troopers)
    - Chuck (Pushing Daisies)
    - Elaine Marley (Monkey Island)
    - Ophelia (Drowning Doom version - Brutal Legend)
    - Buster Bluth (Arrested Development)
    - Peter McVries (The Long Walk)

    I'm so excited -- and I still have so much to finish! :D
     
  3. Kelldar

    Kelldar Jedi Youngling

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    Sep 6, 2003
    I'll be there! Can't wait! Mostly bringing superhero stuff (Ms Marvel, Starfire, Magik, Black Widow, Donna Troy, Black Canary and maybe Wonder Woman), 2 surprises, Lady Gaga, Jane from Tarzan and Mara Jade as Arica.
     
  4. Miana Kenobi

    Miana Kenobi Admin Emeritus star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    No DC for me, thanks to Comic-Con and CV. I fully expect pictures though!
     
  5. cressie

    cressie Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Sadly the bar exam has limited my sewing time to only one month before Dcon :(
    I hope to bring:

    - Kaylee's Shindig Dress (still looking for perfect fabric and hope it turns out 1/2 as wonderful as Benaequee's version)
    - Inara's Shindig gown (have fabric/trim/pattern and ready to sew)
    - Padme's Ep II Tatooine poncho (finished everything but the beads/ribbon in time for last years Dcon, but backed out of wearing it because it was not flattering on me. Does this look good on anyone besides Natalie?)
    - Maybe another SW Curtain/Sheet Dress or re-wear one I have.

    I'm already planning for next year when I have more time. Does anyone want to do a group of costumes from the movie Grease? or maybe Zombie Grease? Just an idea since I want to recreate Frenchy's "Beautiful Blonde Pineapple" prom dress.
    Can't wait to see everyone again!
     
  6. kay_dee

    kay_dee Jedi Master star 4

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    Jun 15, 2002
    I will be there, but have not decided which costumes to bring yet. I think Cassandra want to do Lady Marmalade again, oh, and obviously with the I Dream of Jeannie cast there I have to bring Jeannie too! I am not making anything new for this con though. I would have loved to have joined the Moulin Rouge group but I decided to put the small amount of time I had into making a couple of modest costumes for CV (nothing extravagant or pretty. Going for functional).
     
  7. Benae_Quee

    Benae_Quee Jedi Padawan star 4

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    I'll definitely be there again this year :D

    Bringing:
    Kaylee Shindig (thanks for the compliments Cressie!)
    Padme Deleted Scene Family Gown
    Snow Bunny Padme
    Hooping Leia
    Slave Leia
    Trek Skant
    Caprica Six - maybe
    1966 Catwoman
    Secret Costume ;)

    I can't wait to see everyone again, it's like a big family reunion of sorts every year :D
     
  8. jedipati

    jedipati Jedi Master star 3

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    Aug 12, 2000
    This is my first DragonCon, and I'm so excited. Of course, costumes are a must

    Mine are going to be, depending on luggage space
    1. Captain Will Turner from POTC
    2. Elizabeth Swann's plum dress from POTC
    3. Classic Leia
    4. Jedi
    5. Helen Narbon from Narbonic
    6. If I have time to make it, Snow Bunny Leia

    I'm so excited, but I'm not sure I'll have time to finish everything!
     
  9. luminousbeing78

    luminousbeing78 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Oct 9, 2005
    I'm really counting the days now! It'll be a squeeze in our car, but I hope to bring:
    1. Willie Scott
    2. Labyrinth Ballgown (if I finish the skirt [face_praying]
    3. Silk Specter II (graphic novel version)
    4. Pink Diamonds
    5. black sequin dress from "Nine"
    6. Secret costume
    7. Can Can
    I can't wait to see everyone...like Kris said, it is sort of a 'family reunion!'
     
  10. Sister_Sola

    Sister_Sola Manager Emeritus star 4 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Nov 19, 2002
    Yes, Lady Marmalade is definitely on for Saturday night, and we have all four of us this year! :D
     
  11. luminousbeing78

    luminousbeing78 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Oct 9, 2005
    Kelldar, I'm curious...which Lady Gaga costume will you be wearing?
     
  12. Kelldar

    Kelldar Jedi Youngling

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    Sep 6, 2003
    Her Grammys red carpet dress... provided I get it done!
     
  13. Corbin-Das

    Corbin-Das Jedi Youngling star 2

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    Nov 28, 2005
    I'll be there too.

    Bringing the Killer Penny and the Malius saber. Not sure what costumes besides my Snowtrooper. This will be my first DC as well.



    Corbin Das
     
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