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Merida

By Verdaera
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***PLEASE NOTE: My work is not 'cosplay', it is costuming. Costuming is the art of creating costumes and designing a character look. 'Cosplay' is the activity of role playing while in costume, which not an activity I participate in, and is often confused for costuming.. Please only refer to my work as Costuming. Thank you for your understanding.***

My "historically accurate" Merida costume which I wore at Dragon*Con 2016!
This dress is made from wool which I hand-dyed and linen, as were proper fabrics worn in Scotland at the time. I tried to make this with as much historical accuracy as I could, keeping in mind this was animated and the designers took certain liberties with time periods... and closures. More about making this costume here:

'Historically Accurate' Merida -C2E2 by Verdaera

Photo taken by Bryan Humphrey: Mad Scientist with a Camera
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Mikeylover15's avatar
I love your work!
Verdaera's avatar
Aww, thank you! :)
You get any better at this and you're actually going to become the character. lol.
ItsAllPossible's avatar
You're Amazing! Whatta pic of Merida!;-)