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Supergirl by MeganCoffey Supergirl by MeganCoffey
My first every cosplay shoot! :D :D :D
This is my third-ever cosplay, however. I just started cosplaying 2 months ago. I made Rainbow Dash, Winry Rockbell, and Supergirl. I shot SG and WR together with :iconduysphotoshoots: so I should have more photos of them soon, and RD has her own shoot planned separately for the Cosplay Calendar.

Cosplay: New 52 Supergirl (Kara Zor-El) from DC Comics
Made and modeled by me, Megan Coffey. (art account :iconstarbuxx: )
Photography by Duy Truong…

How I made it:
The nylon suit was bought from a Cheerleading company, because I knew that I couldn't make it myself haha.
The boots were originally black and I found them in my closet, they were no good for normal wear anymore so they were a perfect candidate for cosplay! The knee part of the booth is made out of foam and heat molded, and stitched to the boot. The whole lot was sprayed with red paint and detailed in a gold calligraphy marker and gold paint.
The red fabric is stretchy and drapey with gold glitter flicks in it, and the gold fabric isn't stretchy but very pretty and not too shiny.
My Dad helped me sew the cape :) and my Mom helped me with the armor part of the suit :) Thanks parents!!
The emblem on the chest was hard, it took me 3 tries! D: Its a foam base (like the boots) but I sewed layers of red and gold on it. Its only stitched onto the suit in 5 places with elastic so it is very flexible.
The wig is from my Winry costume :P I didn't go with short hair because I can't pull it off haha.

I'm very pleased with the result!! :D
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silkesmooth Sep 15, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
very excited to see the winry cosplay :)
Thanks, I can't wait to get the photos back! :D
Wow .. amazing costume and a totally kick ass picture to go with it!
joualvert Sep 13, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer

Wowie wow wow ^_^.  I still like your labrat self the best, but you look absolutely wonderful ^________^
artist2point5 Sep 10, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Cool photo! You look great as Supergirl. Great strong pose and I love how the cabe blows in the wind. Very good ;)
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