RepliKate: Honeymoon dress

For my first RepliKate blog, I'm going back to 2011 with the fan dubbed "Honeymoon dress". Kate has worn this dress multiple times, however it's most recognised as the dress she wore to depart Buckingham palace for her honeymoon. This is one of the few Kate items that is quite easy to find. I've seen … Continue reading RepliKate: Honeymoon dress

Advertisements

A Hermione a week #8

Long time no Hermione! We're back for week 8, and this time it's a super rare outfit. Today we're delving into Hermione's Slug Club outfit from The Half Blood Prince. Week #7 here Hermione wears this outfit to Professor Slughorn's Slug Club dinner party. This is one of my favourite scenes from the entire movie … Continue reading A Hermione a week #8

Making of and research: Period costume – Cosette Les Mis

A different variation of my usual making of blogs, this time it'll be more research based. Research is one of the most important and vital part of costuming especially when it's period based. As I'm trying to make my costumes more historically accurate, and also trying to build up my portfolio of not only period … Continue reading Making of and research: Period costume – Cosette Les Mis

Making of: Eponiné Thenardier

DO YOU HEAR THE POEPLE SING? SINGING THE SONGS OF ANGRY MEN at last, my dream cosplay has been realised! Eponine is so dear to my heart and I feel very honoured to wear her. This costume doesn't really have an official start date because I started collecting research, materials and pieces years ago (although … Continue reading Making of: Eponiné Thenardier

A Hermione a week! #7

Welcome back! We're onto our 7th outfit and this time it's Hermione's Deathly Hallows part 2 look. I've updated this 3 times and this time I think I'm finally happy with it. Week #6 here  Hemrione wears this outfit for almost 90% of the movie so I really wanted to get mine right because I … Continue reading A Hermione a week! #7

Re-creating scenes of Harry Potter – in costume!

A goal of mine is to re-create scenes of Harry Potter. Why? because I f*cking love Harry Potter, and my passion in life is sewing and costuming - and Harry Potter introduced me to that, well, Hermione. One of my favourite scenes in the whole series is the scene in Shaftesbury avenue, and since I … Continue reading Re-creating scenes of Harry Potter – in costume!

A Hermione a week! #6

So I wasn't meant to post this until Friday but I accidentally clicked publish and now I can't undo it so.....whoops..... Another winter outfit even though it's august! but I'm British and it's cold here all the time so it's okay. Check out last week's outfit here > week #5 So this outfit is made up … Continue reading A Hermione a week! #6

A Hermione A week! #5

Week number 5! it's been a while since my last post but I'm back with more Granger action for you all, this time it's quite a rare outfit. To see the previous post click here > Post 4    Hermione wears this outfit briefly in The Deathly Hallows part 1, where she is gifted with the … Continue reading A Hermione A week! #5