Final Fantasy X and X2 were the first Final Fantasy games I ever played, and the character designs and vibrant colors really stood out to me. I wanted to make something from those games that would really challenge me as a crafter and cosplayer, so I chose Kimahri. Continue reading Kimahri Ronso – Final Fantasy X, X/2
When the artork was first released for Aranea’s character, I was so intrigued by this mysterious, armor-clad lady. The design was so interesting, I started working on it as soon as I could! Continue reading Aranea Highwind – Final Fantasy XV
Aranea Highwind is largely an armor build, so having a basic knowledge of armor making is extremely helpful. The costume is essentially full body armor, with the only piece not containing some kind of “armor” being the skirt. While it is mostly an armor build, its an intensive armor build, and it will take a lot of time and effort to make.
Kimahri Ronso was a long time in the making. I started working on it September of 2016 and finished it in June 2017. I worked on it sporadically for a large chunk of the time, and then stuffed the majority of the work into the last couple of weeks. This is gonna be a long breakdown, so sit tight, buckle up, and get ready for 3,749 words of breakdown.
When it comes to top quality leggings, tights, and gloves, We Love Colors makes some of the best I’ve ever used! They even have 50+ colors to choose from! One of my favorite things to do is use leggings or tights as a way to cut down on body makeup for those characters with unnatural skin tones. Even with so many options, though, sometimes you just can’t match your body makeup to your tights straight out of the package. That’s where fabric dye comes in! Continue reading Dyeing “We Love Colors” Tights to Match Body Makeup