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Schoolgirl Uniform Tutorial - Kagome Higurashi.

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Haaaah, I'm finally done with it! It's pretty simple-looking, but it took a lot of time.
My Kagome Higurashi costume is now 80 % complete - all I need is to get some shoes, socks, and to make her bow & arrows ( I'll make a tutorial on these too ).

I'll be cosplaying her this summer in my hometown! :D

I hope this tutorial helped! If you don't understand some parts, ask and I'll try to come up with a better explanation at a more reasonable hour of the night... day. > >'
Enjoy.
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Runiharu's avatar
Question do you do comissions?
neptunyan's avatar
If I make costumes for other people, you mean? I would love to, but I'm not good enough yet, and my sewing machine is busted. If you mean tutorial commissions - I could try. :D
Runiharu's avatar
Thank you so much though. Really.  Though I meant I would pay you to make a shirt but if not, that's fine. Though if you make a tutorial for how to make the shirt that would be great. 
Char00's avatar
Thanks so much for such a fantastic tutorial!! I just wanted to check, is the 58 cm right for the length of just the bottom part of the top? (First picture in the tutorial) Or is it meant to be for the whole shirt? Having just the bottom part be 58cm seems very long, that's all. Thank you! :)
neptunyan's avatar
You're welcome! And I'm sorry if that seemed misleading, I meant from the shoulder to the hip, the whole shirt. :D
Char00's avatar
Perfect, thank you so much!! :) I'm making it right now, can't wait to see how it looks! 
neptunyan's avatar
Good luck! And thank YOU for noticing that mistake, I corrected it! :D 
Aryashadeslayer's avatar
Thank you! I've been trying to find out how to make a schoolgirl uniform to cosplay this year for the first time! What material did you use for this? :)
neptunyan's avatar
You're welcome! :)
The fabric is called minimat (in Romanian, I'm not sure if it has the same name in English).
StrawberryAna16's avatar
How long did it take for you to make this!? THis is amazing!? Also did you use a sewing machine or did it by hand?
neptunyan's avatar
I can't remember the number of hours exactly, since I sewed bits and pieces every few days, but right now it wouldn't take more than 3-4 hours by hand at the most. I sewed by hand, because I had no sewing machine back then (now I have a sewing machine, but no clue how to use it, so it'll take a while before I sew costumes with it).

And thank you, I'm glad you like it! :D
StrawberryAna16's avatar
One more question! What size are you in shirts and skirts? Cuz i'm gonna try to do the exact measurements.. Sorry if it's too personal if you don't wanna answer. 
neptunyan's avatar
I'm not too sure - I think it's around S for shirts and M for skirts? I can give you the exact measurements if you want, it's not a problem! But you'll need to wait a bit, because I'm moving right now, and all my stuff is packed. 
StrawberryAna16's avatar
Oh okay (: It's no problem! But it's fine, you don't have to ^.^ Thank you for your time though
burninglilly's avatar
OMG!
I NEEDED THIS FOR MY GUMI COSPLAY!!
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Thank you so much!!!
The-FanART-Girl's avatar
this is very helpful! thank you so much for posting it :iconinuspazplz:
neptunyan's avatar
I'm happy to hear that! You're welcome. :D
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Furawa-sama's avatar
Thank you! Really, thank you! Thank You Hearts Sign 
neptunyan's avatar
You are very much welcome! :D
WolfBite89's avatar
Looks absolutely amazing, sugar. ^_^
ZelphieGray's avatar
Ohh this is really good looking!! *w*
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