Hi I wanted to post this here as opposed to the customs gallery to show not only the fans but also Toyguru how little work is needed to turn Glimmer's loincloth into a satisfying leotard, and how Mattel design should really be able to figure that one out - It took me 20 min do fix it.
Feel free to post a link to these photos to Toyguru on the Matty forums!
I basically used Marlena's tunic as a template. Cut a piece of paper of that template, taped it over Glimmer's loincloth. With a craftknife I sliced off the extra plastic. Then I glued both flaps onto her pelvis. Bang. Done.
Great job! I'm too scared to try it though, I don't want to mess it up.
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I have to say I prefer the "before" look.
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That looks so much better. The front at the crotch could be a bit narrower, but the idea is sound. Great job!
Way to go dude. Now you don't have a working fully articulated toy … oh wait, yes you do!! That looks infinitely better, nice job
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At first I thought about circumcising my Glimmer, but I am so scared I will screw it up. I would probably cut too much around the hip areas like I did with Octavia.
Not loving it, the back does look improved though. Don't think I'd risk it with my figures.
No sir, I do not like it.
I cut her leotard to but dont glue it under the crotch. Love it much more now!
I don't see that much of a difference in all these. But if it makes you guys happy then so be it!
i'm certainly torn. I'd love to see a clear close up pic of the cut edge. Clearly the plastic is coloured purple, not painted. But how cut does the edge look? I mean obviously it is cut and looks cut but...
Close pic of the edges?
Excellent work! This was exactly what I did with mine.
You should release your pattern as a printout for the other fans wanting to do the same.
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