Ling's Jacket Help

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#1 sugarpunch18 on 7 years ago

Howdy all! :wave:

I was looking through the FMA Forum lists looking for some good advice to make a Ling cosplay and noticed that there wasn't anything. I find this rediculous! Ling Yao is the awesome! D:

Anyway, on to business. I'm planning to make my sis a Ling Yao cosplay and have to ask: Does anyone know of a good pattern to make Ling's yellow jacket?

I've found this one that could work for his jacket, but I'm open to other suggestions!
[url]http://ny-image0.etsy.com/il_fullxfull.231222220.jpg[/url]
(I was thinking F's length with A's sleeves and D's neck, only slightly higher.)

I'd appreciate any help or advice you'd be willing to give to a lowly cosplay novice like myself! :D

#2 harmonyisarine on 7 years ago

While that splice of jackets should work, also take a look at men's jackets. There are differences (sometimes subtle) in the shaping, and unless she's doing a gender-bend Ling, the men's jacket shape will give the illusion of a man more than that pattern will.

#3 Cosplay_Rose on 7 years ago

That combination should work, I second the suggestion to check men's patterns, but also check costume patterns, I've found a ton of really nice patterns labeled as "costume" patterns.

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