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My name is Sherlock Holmes

by Anastasia S., 26 year old shoes' girlfriend from Jakarta, Indonesia

92 comments · 17 · November 1, 2012

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Anastasia Siantar - Vintage Market Vest, Zara Pants, Diy Sherlock Coat, Diy Smoking Pipe, Vintage Market Hat, Christian Louboutin Bianca Pumps - My name is Sherlock Holmes
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  1. Vest

    Vintage Market

    , in Vests
  2. Pants

    Zara

    , in Zara Pants
  3. Sherlock coat

    DIY

    , in Coats
  4. smoking pipe

    DIY

  5. Hat

    Vintage Market

    , in Hats

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!

As you can see, for Halloween this year I decided to go as Sherlock Holmes.

So, I had been literally looking around all over the city just to find the vest and the hat! And thank God after 2 days of searching here and there, I found them at some vintage markets. However, the unfortunate thing was, I can only find the vest in men's section which means the size is waaaay much bigger than my normal (asian) size and sooooo I tried to alter it my way (but it's still slightly bigger *sad*).

The craziest part was making the smoking pipe and the coat. You won't believe I made the pipe from one of my paper shopping bag (yes, a paper bag) because the material is strong enough to create a fake pipe. And as for the coat, it was actually a normal trench coat (with sleeves) but after some cutting and sewing, voila! It turned out not so bad, right? ;)

Comments (92)

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Senoel S
I love this!! And those shoes you've got are just amazing.
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Felita K.
So gorgeous and interesting look. Love your DIY coat :)
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Felicia Felie
Really love your costum <3 you're so creative and of course you're the most beautiful sherlock holmes <3
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Liz O
This is perfection. Sherlock Holmes! Way to go girl! <3
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Lien Pham
awesomeee
eventhough its a costume, i think it'd look great as an everyday's look :) the look is just classy and elegant in a special way :)
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Susanna Vesna
This is so greatly styled! Sherlock would be proud :D
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Patriss Caranzo
I remembered your Mad Hatter Entry last year it was an awesome DIY!! you almost won! and this look is simple and yet great. xo
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Selina M
Fantastic outfit, I love how you've combined garments together
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