Khalessi, Mother of Dragons, Ashen one, The mad queen, regardless of what you call her it is known and widely accepted that Daenerys Targaryen is one of the most iconic characters in the Game of Thrones Series with the most iconic set wardrobe today I am going to show you how to create one of her Season 2 costumes for your cosplay wardrobe.
Here's what you will need!
- 2 Yards of Metallic Brocade in Gold/Turquoise
- 2 Yards of Poly China Silk Lining in Champagne
- 8 Yards of Crushed Sheer Voile in Champagne
- White Fusible Interfacing
- Matching Thread
- Mccalls M6941 Pattern
- One 7" Zipper
- One 24" Zipper
- Zipper Foot
- Narrow Hem Foot (Optional)
- Sewing Machine
- Hook & Eye Loops
STEP 1 Cutting The Pattern
Cut out the sewing pattern following your measurements and serge edges of brocade pieces to minimize fraying.
STEP 3 Fuse Interfacing
Fuse interfacing to both front bands and sew remaining front bands to interfaced bands right sides together.
STEP 4 Press & Stitch Front Bands
Turn front bands right side out and press. Following pattern guidelines topstitch front bands.
STEP 9 Join the Back & Front
With right sides facing each other stitch back and front pieces together.
STEP 11 Pin Lining & Tabard
With right sides together pin lining to tabard matching seams leaving an opening at the lower edges to turn tabard right side out.
STEP 13 Install Hook & Eye Loops
lightly press tabard to flatten and install 3 hook and eye loops to the upper back piece of the tabard.
STEP 14 Skirt
Following the pattern sew for the skirt, stitch front side pieces to the front and repeat the same for the back.
STEP 15 Stitching of Skirt
Stitch front and back skirt pieces together at the side seam leaving a 7" opening on one side for the zipper. Install zipper at this step.
STEP 18Stitch the Waistband
Fold the waistband over the inside of the skirt and slipstitch the waistband catching and sealing raw edges.
STEP 20 Costume Belt
You can create a belt for this costume out of fabric using the pattern but I opted for craft foam and paint.