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October 22, 2007, 06:36 PM
nogirlisagoddess
Anyone going as a Gaiman character for Halloween?
I am and I am SO excited......


October 25, 2007, 02:34 PM
endless_nights
What a great costume!!! Smile I LOVE Sandmand, especially Death! I almost went as her for Halloween, especially since my high school has an annual costume contest and some of my friends and teachers are also Sandman fans, but I couldn't find some of the right stuff for the costume! I'm still looking for next year!

I could also do Delirium...she'd be fun! I think I have everything I'd need, too...


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October 26, 2007, 08:53 PM
Anea
Ooh, me! I've made a Delirium costume, which I'm loving. I even have contact lenses! I was planning on posting pics, but I now realize I have no idea how to do so. Little help, anyone?
Also, great job. You look awesome!


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-Tom Waits
October 28, 2007, 07:34 AM
Anea
No really, can anyone tell me how to post images? Sorry, I tried...


"The world is a hellish place, and bad writing is destroying the quality of our suffering."
-Tom Waits
October 28, 2007, 09:08 PM
aitapata
quote:
Originally posted by Anea:
No really, can anyone tell me how to post images? Sorry, I tried...


First you have to save the picture online somewhere (Flickr, your blog, etc). Get the URL for the photo and insert it between [IMG] tags so it looks something like this:

[IMG]http://www.yourphotosite.com/img4711.jpg[/IMG]



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October 29, 2007, 03:30 PM
Wayfarer
I dressed up as Death last Friday:
here's one in a mirror:

Shot with <Samsung D70 / D75 / S730 / S750> at 2007-10-28
and here is a full length one:

Shot with <Samsung D70 / D75 / S730 / S750> at 2007-10-29


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October 30, 2007, 07:17 PM
Anea
Okay, thank you for your help! I've figured it out, and in my excitement I have posted many pictures. Sadly, my contacts don't really show up. Oh well.



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"The world is a hellish place, and bad writing is destroying the quality of our suffering."
-Tom Waits
October 30, 2007, 09:23 PM
Cavenagh
Love the fishie!





Hermits have no peer pressure
October 31, 2007, 01:19 AM
Smaug
i was just thinking....FISHIE!

cool pics all Big Grin


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I prefer to live in a country that's small, and old, and where no one would ever have the NERVE to wear a cape in public, whether they could leap tall buildings in a single bound or not.

the parrot... ...gets tiresome.
the parrot... ...i ate him.


CHIKKINZ?
October 31, 2007, 05:48 PM
Kitmarlowescot2
Love the fish Anea. Has anyone ever dressed up as Despair ?


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October 31, 2007, 06:43 PM
nogirlisagoddess
marvelous costume! and a tom waits quote to boot? you are too good to be true!
November 01, 2007, 10:02 AM
Anea
Ooh! I sent the link to this page to the man himself, and he posted it in his blog! Cool.
Also, Kit. - I had a whole group of people ready to go out as the Endless this year, except for Despair. I think a lot of people don't want to look unattractive. (and it's a hard costume to make)
Sadly, all my other siblings backed out of our Halloween plan- except Desire!




"The world is a hellish place, and bad writing is destroying the quality of our suffering."
-Tom Waits
November 01, 2007, 02:23 PM
endless_nights
LOVE THEM LOVE THEM LOVE THEM!!!! Big Grin


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November 02, 2007, 09:47 AM
Limertilly
wow, the fishies are GORGEOUS and i love the costume as a whole!


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November 10, 2007, 09:53 PM
Nemo137
The fish were an amazing touch.

Since I've got a big, red beard, I think I might go as Destruction next year.
November 11, 2007, 08:40 AM
adanarama
Great costumes! I was going to do a subtle reference to Death in my costume, with and ankh and that spiral design at the corner of my eye, and see if anyone noticed, but I was really late for a Halloween party and didn't have time to do the eye spiral. I still wore an ankh, though. By the way, I found a comic online that I think has Death making a cameo in the second panel. http://www.customerssuck.com/strip/index.php?date=2006-08-06


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November 15, 2007, 05:54 PM
nogirlisagoddess
Marvelous to see this link posted on his blog. Hooray!
November 15, 2007, 07:11 PM
Michael-Sean
Wow, those are great, you all mimic the characters almost perfectly


February 13, 2008, 02:24 PM
SiiriC
Nobody went as Dream?


Mutant of the Freakness
February 20, 2008, 02:17 PM
endless_nights
I'd love to, but I kind of see him as "untouchable." Who could play Morpheus?
BTW, he makes a cameo in Gaiman's "The Last Temptation." When the schoolkids are dressed up for Halloween, one boy is the Dream King!!!
(Pg. 68, 2nd panel down, behind the teacher)


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