Selphie Tilmitt
Final Fantasy VIII

Cosplayer: Angelphie

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

14th July 2011: Wig I experimented with the look of the curls a bit and decided to trim the wig slightly shorter. I then separated the wig into three sections and made three big rollers from card. I used some double-sided tape to initially secure some of the ends of the hair to them and gradually wrapped the hair around the rollers in layers, using Tresemme freeze hold hairspray to stick all the hair to itself and keep it in place around the roller. I used a hairdryer to speed the drying process along. When complete, I clipped the rollers in place, hairsprayed it again all over and left it to all dry out. I keep the rollers clipped in when storing and transporting the wig.

13th July 2011: Wig After I cut in the fringe and straightened the wig with the hot water method.

13th July 2011: Wig New Look’s Angela wig from CosWorx in colour 12 straight out of the bag.

13th July 2011: Dress in progress You can see here why I went on to line it.

13th July 2011: Mock-up One half of my mock-up, the other half having been dismantled to use as the pattern for the final dress.


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Anime_Angel - 12th April 2008
I love the crecent wish weapon there^_^ you should be proud of yourself^_^

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Leonie Heartilly - 10th September 2008
Crescent wish looks awesome =D

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J-Po - 26th August 2011
you looked amazing! we didnt manage to steal your wig, but next time :P tehehe (i was the rinoa walking round with the ff8 group )

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BabemRoze - 26th August 2011
It was awesome meeting you!! Don't forget I demand a wig tutorial! :D x

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Pandora-Chi - 26th August 2011
Just from the distance I could tell you were an amazing Selphie!! Even on the less complicated cosplays, your attention to detail is astounding! and it was so lovely meeting you again - hope to see u at another con xx

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Angelphie - 26th August 2011
Thanks so much everyone!

BabamRoze - there are some wig progress photos and info lurking in the journal section which might do the trick ^_^

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FusionRose - 27th August 2011
It was amazing meeting you ^_^ i still can't get over how accurate your selphie was xD you suited her really well (was the quistis with the ff8 group) x.

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Moonchild - 3rd September 2011
You look so cute as Selphie! I love the wig, all looks perfect! ^^

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CrystalNeko - 3rd September 2011
You make such a cute Selphie!! Everything is so perfect! I really love the nun-chuck design you've chosen too.

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Mangamad - 3rd September 2011
You look pwiddyful in your cosplay in Aya. ^o^

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Numta - 3rd September 2011
Loved your Selphie at Aya!

You looked awesome!

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TheManOfManyFaces - 18th September 2011
You have made an AMAZING Selphie!
And your cresent wish is also spot on ;D
Nice job ^=^ xxx

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j_mercuryuk - 19th September 2011
OMG, I remember you from Ame04 (I have a photo of you somewhere), I can remember being really impressed by your weapon and talking to you about it. I love the wig, gotta say that I think it is the best Selphie styled wig I've ever seen. The weapon looks as amazing as ever and the dress looks amazing.

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Donna - 19th September 2011
Best Selphie ever! :D