Cosplay Wednesday: Baby Doll by Mimi Reaves

Another Wednesday, another cosplayer to showcase! Say hello to Mimi Reaves as Baby Doll. 



Name: Mimi Reaves (like her Facebook here)

Cosplay: Babydoll (Sucker Punch)
Photographer: Masamune Photography 

  1. How long did it take to complete? I’m not actually sure how long this cosplay took for me to make. I have an older version that I no longer wear, and since making it I’ve been slowly updating it, and now I’m not wearing any of my original pieces anymore. I probably spent about $500 on materials and accessories, though.

  2. What was the hardest part when constructing it? The hardest parts were sculpting the charms on the gun, and making the leather gun holster. I have an old domestic sewing machine, so machine stitching through the leather was a task in itself.

  3. What do you love most about this cosplay? My favourite part about this cosplay is just wearing it and connecting with the character. The movie isn’t just about hot girls in skimpy outfits to me… when I watch Sucker Punch, I feel like I can do anything. 

  4. What's your next cosplay project? At the moment, I’m working on a re-make of my old Rapunzel cosplay from Tangled. It’s about ¼ done; I’m starting pretty much from the most basic materials and dyeing silk to the correct colour. It will be a long process!


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