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Fiora - Worbla armor process by yayacosplay Fiora - Worbla armor process by yayacosplay
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I thought I would share a collage of in progress photos of my armor making experience, as Worbla is back in my store [link]! Celebrate all the Worbla!!!

My Facebook has a lot more detailed progress photos of this build: [link]

This is my full armor set & sword for Fiora - League of Legends. Made out of Worbla (sword made out of wood, hilt made of Worbla). This took over 4 weeks of learning a new technique and using a new material -it was a good and agonizing experience lol.
Most fun part: making the actual armor pieces!
Most pleasant surprise: Painting the pieces was actually therapeutic.
Most frustrating part: attaching the armor pieces to myself.
Most infuriating part: the sword. I suck at making props. Just suck at it.

You can purchase Worbla at my online store here: [link]

I learned how to use Worbla through Kamui Cosplay. Her video tutorials are here: [link]

And here: [link]
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Nekowuzhere Featured By Owner 1 day ago
how did you get the armor(worbla) to stay onto fabric?
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DanielKuro Featured By Owner Nov 3, 2014
wow, so nice.
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Dun-Horse Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Beautiful work! I'm preparing to tackle Worbla for my horses armor... I'm sure the most frustrating part will be attaching them to her :)
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MichaelAtaraxia Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
If you ever need any help with your prop construction, let me know. I'd be happy to help out any way I can. Beautiful work!
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Batbabe03 Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2014
Great work Yaya! I'm thinking about working with worbla as well :D
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ShiroiKitsunee Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2014
Great work you did here! I'm on a cosplay too (Katarina High command precisely) and I wanted to make the swords out of worbla, do you have any advice/tutos for me ? =D
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Euclidianwalker Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2014
Amazing! I love the consistancy  of style. You could work at WETA in New Zealand.
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Pollobastardo Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2014
<3 cool!!!
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cornerstone8060 Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014
Oh yea, the armor looks really good, yet you suck at making props. You are a great comedienne too. XD
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barbjvan Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2014
Can anyone redirect me to her tutorial pics on facebook.  I couldn't locate w/in facebook.  Any clues?  I have to make my own costume because nothing will fit me (way too tiny).  Also I saw in summary you used Victoria Secrets bras but I don't see that on your page.  Help please, anyone. 
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