DIY for making of antlers by Jolien-Rosanne. Starting with a base of iron wire covered in foam. Then carved the foam into shape covered it with light weight clay (L'Artista clay). After sanding fine tuning I covered the entire thing in worbla to give it strength. Weighs a fraction of real antlers.
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Cosplay tips: This was my favorite! Plastic boning (like for corsets) aren’t made to be worn for long periods of time. If you’ll be wearing your costume all day (or many days like they do at the conventions) industrial strength zip ties from Home Depot are a great substitution.