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Julia II by Dessi-Desu Julia II by Dessi-Desu
Character: Julia
Series: Cowboy Bebop
Photo taken by LJinto at Katsucon 2012

This suit is probably one of the most mind boggling things. It's full of why's everywhere. Nevertheless, I really enjoyed wearing this at Katsucon with my wonderful group. Aside from the heels, this is probably my most comfortable costume.

Construction-wise I'm not completely satisfied with everything and want to make some revisions, especially in the legs. I patterned the whole suit myself and for some reason the legs did this weird wrap thing, which I'm not very happy about. Next time I wear this costume, I'm hoping to have the buckle casted. This time around because of weather and time constraints, I opted to just make one out of paperclay. It ended up cracking a little, which I expected, but for the most part it held up like a champ.

This was my very first time using vinyl! I used a 4-way stretch vinyl, which has a very beautiful sheen. I knew, when I made the decision to cosplay Julia, that I wanted the details on her suit that makes it distinctly her catsuit. I ended up studying reference images of her to figure out what all was going on. I decided to put some piping details along the zig-zags on the torso, under the bust, across the back, and I even did the weird butt piping that you can see going across Julia's bum in the infamous image of her and Spike together, with her back facing the viewer.

I really did enjoy wearing this costume and it was the highlight of my weekend. The costumes in our group were so well-received and it was so rewarding to see how excited it made Bebop fans around the con. I can't wait to make some improvements on it and wear it again.
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nicetarget Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
verry nice cosplay congratulation ;)
moyashisoba Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2013

goooooooood job!!!\(。・ω・。)/
is there a photo of unpublished???

if possible♪

i want to see more this cosplay!!!(° ꈊ °)✧˖°

Silverhauke Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2013
Ljinto is a great photographer but whenthe one has a model as deightfully attractive as you how can one go wrong. Wonderful cosplay.
moyashisoba Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2013
I'm good up to this characterヽ(*´Д`*)ノ━!!!!
000SkyArrow000 Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
So pretty.....>//////<
JuanAdagio Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2012
Sexy ♥
SorcererMag Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2012
wow pretty ! Awesome job !
m-squaredphotography Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
AshBrad93 Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2012
Sexy, is she the female double-0-seven
queennee Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2012  Hobbyist
you look fantastic <3
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