The #1 source for fashion inspiration from real people around the world.

HYPE the looks you like to make them hot —or post your own! learn more or sign up now!

Unashamed Felinity

by Paige M., 24 year old Part-time librarian, part-time dabbler from Southern Indiana, United States

1 comments · November 1, 2011

HYPE 36
  1. Handmade wig

    ,

    DIY

    , in Hats
  2. Handpainted lycra unitard

    ,

    DIY

    , in One-Pieces
  3. Hanpainted gloves

    ,

    DIY

    , in Gloves
  4. Yarn tail

    ,

    DIY

    , in Belts
  5. Hand-knitted legwarmers

    ,

    DIY

    ,

    Commissioned from a friend

    , in Legwear
  6. Hand-painted jazz shoes

    ,

    Capeizio

    ,

    DIY by a fellow costumer

    , in Flats

I'm a big fan of CATS the musical, and it was my gateway drug into costuming and photography. This costume is based on the character of Jemima.

Construction info:
Wig - Made by me out of crepe hair hot-glued to a control top pantyhose base, with ear flaps fashioned from cross-stitch fabric.
Unitard and Gloves - Painted by me using brushes, bottles, and Jacquard textile inks. The "fluff" is organza I dyed to match with RIT and frayed with a wool flicker, then attached via sewing machine.
Tail - Made by me by tying a variety of yarns onto a braided yarn base.
Warmers - Knitted by the awesome Roxanne for me.
Shoes - Purchased pre-painted from Lady Jemima.
Face paint - Applied by me using Snazaroo cake make-up.

More looks by Paige M.

see all 60 looks ►

Comments (1)

  

Posted by

People you may like

Joicy Muniz

Fashion Journalist / Model from Brazil

fan
Joicy  Muniz

ARAM ABRAMS

DJ from Los Angeles

fan
ARAM ABRAMS

Marie Bloguecuture

Fashion Designer and blogger at www.bloguecuture.com from Germany

fan
Marie  Bloguecuture

Iwona A cup of ideas

girl from Poland

fan
Iwona A cup of ideas

Chantal Bethune

CREATOR OF BOYFRIENDSCLOSET.NET from Saskatchewan

fan
Chantal Bethune

Related

Back to Top