Captain America: The Winter Soldier Stealth Suit Build

Discussion in 'Marvel Costumes and Props' started by thatguynizar, Jul 26, 2015.

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    thatguynizar New Member

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    Hey everyone, I'm making a Captain America[​IMG] cosplay for an upcoming con here in Honolulu so I decided to share my progress on here :) I'm making a budget cosplay because I'm only 15 and I dont have a huge budget so it can be broken down into five main parts, The Shirt, The Pants, The Shield, The Boots, and Accessories.

    The Shirt is just a navy blue dress shirt I found at the thrift shop for $7, its made of a lightweight stretchy material which makes it perfect for me as ill be moving around.
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    I haven't found cargo pants that are a similar blue to the shirt so I'll update[​IMG] this thread when I find good pants.

    I'm planning on going to the hardware store[​IMG] soon to find a plastic or metal garbage can lid that I can paint/modify into the red white and blue shield. (I like it better than the stealth shield)
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    For the boots I want to buy a pair of those cheap off brand combat boots from forever 21 mens.
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    Accessories for this costume is really easy its just the shield hook backpack thing and the silver chest designs.
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    I bought a cheap belt from the thrift shop and cut it into the two front straps which will be glued onto the shirt, then I'll use another belt I already have for the back straps and some scrap cardboard & plastic for the piece on the back. For the silver chest designs I want to either do foam spray painted silver or foam wrapped in silver fabric, I have to see which would be cheaper first though. I'm not to sure about the star yet. The gloves are going to be some gloves I found at target[​IMG] that are like half leather half stretchy material. I made a sloppy paper template for the silver designs.
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    I'll keep this thread updated[​IMG] till I finish the costume.
     
    Last edited: Jul 28, 2015
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    thatguynizar New Member

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    I made a shield out of cardboard and foil tape, im gonna try to make it smoother and paint it this week
     

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