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costume portfolio moira scanlon

character (source): Kagura (Fruits Basket) notes: first cosplay/costume, modified from three patterns to suit with help of maria scanlon; sleeves salvaged from thrift store thermal shirt status: retired year(s): 2006

character (source): Miho (Megatokyo) notes: bustier & cape sewn; skirt, gloves, & wig modified; headband, shoes, & tights as purchased. bustier pattern drafted/modified with help of zenaida cosca; outfit is not strictly canon-based (character interpretation) status: in storage year(s): 2008 - 2009

character (source): June (Avatar: The Last Airbender) notes: dress & gloves sewn; belts, shoes & tights purchased; dress pattern drafted/modified with help of zenaida cosca status: in storage year(s): 2009 - 2010

many thanks to: bryan konietzko & mike dimartino, creators of avatar: the last airbender daniel & maria scanlon fred “piro” gallagher, creator of megatokyo michelle bretschneider, model/photography/location provider natsuki takaya, creator of fruits basket zenaida cosca

all photos taken with nikon d80 by michelle bretschneider/moira scanlon photo editing done in Photoshop CS4 layout done in InDesign CS4 all characters © respective owners/creators

“I think if human beings had genuine courage, they’d wear their costumes every day of the year, not just on Halloween. Wouldn’t life be more interesting that way?” - Douglas Coupland, The Gum Thief

Costume Portfolio  

Portfolio of costumes made by M. Scanlon.