The competition is still 8 months away, but I couldn't help it - I HAD to make the dress for my freeskate program!
I happened across the PERFECT fabric, so obviously I bought it:
I'm skating to 3 pieces from a Doctor Who soundtrack, and I went a bit weird with it.
It's so ME, though!
(And yeah, I used the same colour scheme as the Dalek Cake that I made for Colin Baker, LOL!)
Here are some progress shots:
The skirt is a weird one for a skating dress - it's a cheerleader-style box pleat, with applique on the top pieces. Each of the underside pleats are made from 3 strips of spandex, serged on edges to force "folds".
Here's the finished dress:
Finally, I found the perfect makeup palette for it:
... Now that I have the dress and makeup settled, I should probably finish choreographing the program, huh?