costume I choose for my husband for a number of reasons.
The most convincing were that he looked most like Boromir
and I wanted an excuse to use my mom's embroidery
Thanks goes to www.alleycatscratch.com for the reference pictures help as well as the Yahoo list members for their encouragement and helpful tips.
money, I made my own pattern. These are the basic pieces
that I used. I altered it further, but that's pretty much
I used blue vinyl rather than leather both for cost purposes and to save my machine from the distress.
|Rather than paint on the gold trim, I bought a gold trim and glued it on first then tacked it on by hand sewing.|
The Chain Mail
|The chain mail is a sweater I painted with primer and then spray painted chrome. Ut;s a but stiffer than I would have liked it, but it does give the effect.|