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Padme Amidala
Senator
Member:  BrieWings (Brianna Musgrave Gaffey)
Active Legion Member
Ra Kura Base
Character Name:  Padme Amidala
Costume Type:  Old Republic Royalty/Senatorial
Formal/Canon
Species:  Human
Political Position:
Senator
Home Planet:
Naboo

Character/Costume Description

This is my new and much improved version of this costume.

This costume is based off of the gray and silver "Packing" gown worn by Senator Padme Amidala in Episode II. Silk velvet was hand dyed with custom blended colors for the gray bodice. Corset boning and herringbone coutil give the bodice smoothness and structure. Charcoal silk dupioni and velvet are hand couched with gray and gold cording on the front stomacher panel. The stomacher embroidery is heavily embellished with over 800 genuine turquoise, bone and seed beads. The charcoal silk dupioni skirt is yoked and pleated. The custom dyed gray crinkle silk georgette sleeves are bloused over antiqued silver leafed armbands with turquoise cabochons. The hair jewelry and armbands were all hand crafted. A headband and foam frame support the hairpiece. The gown was entirely draped and patterned from scratch to replicate the original.

 

Pictures on other sites
 Back view

 CV Costume Contest

 CV Costume Contest with my mini Leia

 CV Costume Contest with my mini Leia

 Front view

 Packing Gown Stomacher/Front Panel

 Padme Packing Gown hair

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