Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
Nurarihyon no Mago: Resting by Arulithia Nurarihyon no Mago: Resting by Arulithia
Looking at my gallery I noticed I'm uploading quite a lot of pictures with red costumes or at least parts of them being red. I feel a little bad about it since I think it might get annoying even if I upload pics of different costumes.

Last saturday I cosplayed Shōei from Nurarihyon no Mago. I don't expect someone to know him. He's a sidecharacter after all and NnM isn't that popular outside of japan :/ I'm far too short to represent him correctly. I mean... he's 225 cm and I'm just 164 cm x'D But I really liked him and of course his style way too much. So I couldn't resist cosplaying him. But I have to say this is more or less a quick done cosplay. Used my Miketsukami wig and sewed the clothes in three days. I used some left over fabrics from my Dino yukata and added new ones. The sheat is covered with fabric since it's actually the one from Saya Kisaragi and I wouldn't have had the time to make a new one.
It's far away from being perfect, but I had a lot of fun anyways, so it's fine with me. I guess in some ways I finally started to be satisfied and happy with costumes even if I don't go for 200%.

Character: Shōei
Series: Nurarihyon no Mago
Picture by: NiaOrumi (Animexx)

You can find me at:
:bulletblack: Facebook
:bulletblack: Animexx
:bulletblack: World Cosplay
:bulletblack: Twitter



Other pictures of this cosplay:


more pictures of this shooting: [link]
Add a Comment:
 
:iconkeiriisakurakashii:
KeiriiSakuraKashii Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2013  Student
I'm planning on doing my own Shouei cosplay, and I love how you're wig looks? Where did you get it/How did you style it?
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2013
actually it's a wig from another costume of mine and i just sewed in some red wefts. it's not purchasable.
i have seen some but they usually have orange braids. if you like it i would recommend buying one. but if you like a white/red combo i guess you have to make it yourself. especially since shoei was shown in the final chapters with blonde base color with orange braids. so i guess the sellers will take that as reference from now on.
i actually didn't style it much. of course i cut it for the other character i used it for, but there shouldn't be much that needs to be styled. it's good if you have a layered wig. if not just cut it a little. it makes the wefts a lot more visible :3
Reply
:iconnommydesu:
Nommydesu Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2012
Shouei~ this is perfect :love:
I'm always so happy whenever you cosplay from Nurarihyon no Mago.
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2012
thanks so much :heart:
Reply
:iconnommydesu:
Nommydesu Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2012
My pleasure :heart:
Reply
:iconmilonar:
Milonar Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Woa, Shoei! >V< You have done the good job! XD
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2012
thankies :heart:
Reply
:iconmomoko-chan26:
Momoko-chan26 Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Richtig genial*-*<3
mal wieder umwerfend, aber so richtig!

also mir persönlich machts nichts aus, dass du so viel rot trägst xD
is nämlich meine LieblingsfarbeC:

mach weiter so <3
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2012
danke danke :3 meine ist auch rot. rot ist voll toll xDDD
Reply
:iconmomoko-chan26:
Momoko-chan26 Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Bitte immer gern^^
jaaa is es xD

lg<3
Reply
:icondrakul-huntress:
Drakul-Huntress Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2012  Student General Artist
I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!! I love it!!
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2012
glad you like it :heart:
Reply
:iconfma-neko-san:
FMA-Neko-San Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2012  Student General Artist
Nice Shouei <3
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2012
thanks :3
Reply
:iconfma-neko-san:
FMA-Neko-San Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2012  Student General Artist
NP at all
Reply
:iconakumasuji:
AkumaSuJi Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
YEAH!! Shoei needs more fans!!
He's awesome and no one really knows about him and alll :(
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2012
yeah that's true .___.
Reply
:iconakumasuji:
AkumaSuJi Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
yup... Q__Q
And NuraMago is gonna end soon so.... *Forever Cry*
Reply
:iconfragmented-existance:
LOVE the outfit design and the whole serenity of the picture. Bright and sunny with a naturalistic environment, but also passionate and firey due to the red hues. Completely in love with the white and red hair
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2012
glad you like it :3
Reply
:iconlarxiel-xv:
Larxiel-XV Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2012  Student General Artist
aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa shouei!!!! awesome cosplay! you pulled him off very well *g*
(i wish nurarihyon was more popular out of japan too /weep/)
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2012
thanks so much for the compliment :heart:
Reply
:iconlarxiel-xv:
Larxiel-XV Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2012  Student General Artist
no problem!
Reply
:iconmiku1997:
miku1997 Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2012
so cute! i love it ^-^
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2012
thanks ;3
Reply
:iconmiku1997:
miku1997 Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2012
welcome! ^-^
Reply
:icondangodei:
dangodei Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2012  Hobbyist
wirklich schick geworden :D
steht dir auch sehr gut
und das mit den vielen roten sachen wär mir nich mal aufgefallen^^'
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2012
danke danke :3
Reply
:iconwazeee:
WazEeE Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2012
Love it!
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2012
glad you like it ;3
Reply
:iconroseankitty:
roseankitty Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2012
pffft upload any picture you want, even if you feel like you are on a color run. I can't say that many people will honestly care.
Reply
:iconjadekat-cosplay:
JadeKat-Cosplay Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2012
Shouei's my favorite NuraMago character~ <3 It looks great. You made his hair look very natural. ^o^/
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2012
thanks so much ^0^
Reply
:iconrjshewmake:
RJShewmake Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Always loved his character design, and wish they gave him more roles in the series.
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2012
yeah, me too .____.
Reply
:iconnovicebum:
NoviceBum Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2012  Student Digital Artist
pretty :D
Reply
:iconarulithia:
Arulithia Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2012
thanks :3
Reply
Add a Comment:
 
×
Download JPG 700 × 1050




Details

Submitted on
June 13, 2012
Image Size
148 KB
Resolution
700×1050
Submitted with
Sta.sh
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
3,217 (1 today)
Favourites
204 (who?)
Comments
37
Downloads
170
×