Roy Mustang
Fullmetal Alchemist

Cosplayer: Monkey

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

2nd Place WCS Preliminaries 2014

This costume has not been worn at any events yet.

13th November 2014: Shirt complete Finished shirt. It almost looks like it was just bought. On the one hand its a good thing, on the other hand sometimes I feel like I should have just bought a shirt. Oh well.

13th November 2014: Shirt WIP Even though you're allowed to enter the HJ WCS competition with 25% of the outfit bought, I can't bring myself to enter a competition with any items bought that I really should make. So even though you don't really see it, I bothered to make Roy's shirt that he wears under the uniform.

13th November 2014: Wig Wig styled. Has felt sewn into the wig and then used to style over the top to create more of an 'anime' look.

3rd November 2014: Buttcape WIP Sewing the tail bits onto the buttcape before stitching the belt on top.

3rd November 2014: Tail bits Spraypainted buttons and stitched tail bits for the buttcape.

3rd November 2014: Bias Tape Sew all the bias tape!

23rd October 2014: Ribbon bars Ribbon bars are used to display the ribbons of medals that have been awarded to a soldier. The combination of colours and order display the types of conflicts a soldier has been involved with, as well as the type of medal they may have been awarded.

These 'ribbons' have been hand stitched and mounted onto real medal ribbon bars to be displayed.

23rd October 2014: Military Braid Worbla'ed military braid.

21st October 2014: Jacket WIP Jacket with worbla'ed military braid.

21st October 2014: Military Braid Plaiting the braid.

21st October 2014: Jacket WIP Pinning and sewing the bias tape around the jacket edges. Underside of tape is handstitched.

21st October 2014: Jacket Lining Hand sewing the lining into the jacket.

21st October 2014: Badge WIP Craft foam covered in worbla, painted in a base coat, then PVA glue. Spraypainted silver and then weathered with black paint.

14th October 2014: Jacket Hand stitched shoulderpads added to give me a more 'masculine' looking figure and also to tailor the shoulders of the jacket a little better.

14th October 2014: Epaulette Stitched and sewn to the main jacket, with spray painted military stars pinned to them and attached via a gold button to the shoulders.

12th October 2014: Jacket WIP Jacket with sleeves, cuffs, collar and epaulets pinned together.

12th October 2014: Epaulettes Epaulettes with ribbon lines and button holes.

12th October 2014: Cuff 2 Sleeve and cuff WIP with Bias Tape.

12th October 2014: Jacket cuff 1 Jacket cuff progress.

12th October 2014: Collar 2 Collar progress - needs Bias tape.

12th October 2014: Collar 1 Collar piece.

11th October 2014: Jacket WIP Jacket pieces and interfacing.

8th October 2014: Trousers 3 Making pockets.

8th October 2014: Trousers 2 Making pockets.

8th October 2014: Trousers 1 Ironing in front creases.

6th October 2014: Gloves complete Gloves completed

2nd October 2014: Gloves Embroidery WIP Embroidery WIP. Using interlaced backstitch, satin stitch and circle stitch.

2nd October 2014: Gloves Lining Making gloves inside out so they have lovely, neat lining. I'm going to make these the best damn gloves I can! Woo!

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TheStarlightFairy - 2nd October 2014
This is going to be amazing!
Dem gloves <3

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Anonymous - 3rd October 2014
I am so excited to see these ;___;

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Mr. Sat-Ash - 3rd October 2014
Everyone make sure to wear really tini miniskirts, to complement this cosplay.

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Sephirayne - 7th October 2014
Progress is looking fantastic.

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Violet Kestral - 8th October 2014
So excited to see this finished! You're going to look awesome =)

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Mr. Sat-Ash - 8th October 2014
Those gloves are awesome.

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leedwood - 10th October 2014
So impressed by the details that are going into this. Really looking forward to seeing the finished costume.

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HotshotShan - 12th October 2014
This is already making me want to jump for joy - amazing details

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Shinigami_ky - 14th October 2014
argh the details. This is going to be stunning.

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Mr. Sat-Ash - 3rd November 2014
This is getting just better and better, each time we see progress of it.

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Littlegeeky - 6th November 2014
This look so amazing! I seriously can't wait to see this in person! You make such a perfect Roy!

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Siouxsie James - 8th November 2014
Can't wait to see more of this. Spot on!

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Mr. Sat-Ash - 18th November 2014
And the complete product is as magnificent as I think we all knew it would be.

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TheStarlightFairy - 20th November 2014
This is such a fantastic cosplay, well done! And congratulations on getting 2nd place <3
DAT SHIRT I'm so freaking impressed with that shirt (and the rest of the cosplay, but seriously that's a hella shirt)

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Anonymous - 21st November 2014
I remember seeing you at Hyper Japan! Your cosplay is so amazing!

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Amy-Lou - 13th September 2017
Fantastic Roy! You put so much effort into the details and I love the new photos :D