I can't believe I'm actually uploading something to this site. SOMEONE PINCH ME I MUST BE DREAMING.
So for those of you who don't normally follow me on other cosplay sites, this is the third Giselle costume I've made, the other two being two versions of that big white poofy thing.
I made this one for Otakon 2008, where a friend of mine asked me to be her Giselle for a skit based off the "That's How You Know" segment of the film. I studied over 15 production and display shots of this dress to get the details down, because I had to make my own flower designs on the fabric. Each flower was hand-drawn by myself on a piece of paper, scanned into my computer, printed out on transfer paper, cut out individually, and then ironed on. It took a very, very long time. Totally worth it.
I also managed to snag two awards: one for our skit (Best Masters Performance) and one for my dress (given by the tasty
- Giselle [ENCHANTED]
Photos were lovingly taken by
's mom, who is a total doll. <3NOTE: Costumes and photos are not up for critique. Keep DA cool and respect the request of all artists involved in this submission!