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Coolest Homemade Lady Gaga MTV Video Music Awards 2009 Costume 6

by Cynthia
(New Hampshire)

Homemade Lady Gaga MTV Video Music Awards 2009 Costume

Homemade Lady Gaga MTV Video Music Awards 2009 Costume

I created this Homemade Lady Gaga MTV Video Music Awards 2009 Costume by hand after being inspired by the 2009 MTV video music awards performance of Paparazzi by Lady Gaga. It was really impressive to see a performer that did more than a song and dance, but instead told a story. To me, it was a 3 minute theater performance. That may seem over the top but it made me realize the lack of innovation in current music scene and performance.

Gaga is bringing back a movement that encourages creativity and performance art to enhance the music. Many people have attempted Lady Gaga’s fantastical looks. In fact, Lady Gaga was one of the most popular costumes this year. Having said that, I think I really took it to a whole new level. I did my best to perfect almost every inch of the costume. I spent over a month toiling away. Everything you see is completely hand-crafted. I have sewn, hot-glued, and dyed all the intricate pieces onto a one of a kind costume.

Hope you enjoy.

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Sweet!
by: Lovr Grrl

Nice job - it looks just like that costume!

thats amazing!!
by: Anonymous

that's amazingly done! you have talent:)

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Coolest Homemade Lady Gaga Costume 9

by Anonymous

Homemade Lady Gaga Costume

Homemade Lady Gaga Costume

There was a Lady Gaga themed party and instead of dressing up like her, I wanted to mimic a certain costume. I replicated her bubble costume.

I purchased a black leotard from Joyce Leslie and bought a package of 50 opaque balloons. I blew up the balloons ranging in size and pinned them with safety pins to the leotard. So that you wouldn't see the pins, I started the pins from the inside of the garment. I made the homemade Lady Gaga costume the night before because the balloons will deflate otherwise.

It took about two hours to complete. I teased my hair and copied her star eye makeup. I wore black tights and pumps too. The only thing that I had a problem with was buttoning the leotard! It was almost impossible to reach over all of the balloons to button it, so I needed someone to do it for me.

The other problem I had was that people wanted to pop my balloons all night!! The Lady Gaga costume cost about $25 to make!

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Thank you
by: LoobyLoo

Thank you this persuaded my mum to let me go as lady ga ga in the bubble dress but im using a singlet and putting black ripped tights underneath im using a swim cap and placing a short wig on top (if i can find a short one) hopefully it will work! im going to make a fake microphone as well! What shoes did you wear?

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Coolest Homemade Lady Gaga Bubbles Costume 4

by Danielle C.
(Carbondale, Illinois, U.S.A.)

Homemade Lady Gaga Bubbles Costume

Homemade Lady Gaga Bubbles Costume

I love Lady Gaga and her crazy fashion so I wanted to make the best Lady Gaga costume ever. I took the idea for my costume by mixing accessories from her Poker Face album cover, the disco bracelet, gloves, and disco mask with the bubble outfit that she wears in her Cherry Tree Sessions live performance of Poker Face.

I made the bubble dress by sewing do it yourself empty Christmas ornaments to a nude leotard. I made the disco mask by taking mirror paper and gluing to a blank mask in the exact design as her original mask. Her infamous disco stick I replicated by taking two plastic cups and gluing crystal dazzlers onto them. Then I put an electric glow stick inside it and taped it around a black stick that was a witch broom.

I worked making this Homemade Lady Gaga Bubbles Costume for over a month ordering supplies, and then spent hours sewing and gluing to put it all together.

Lady Gaga Costume

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Love It
by: Tara

I love love love the bubble costume. I would like to make this. I was wondering what to use for the bubbles. Thanx for the idea!

Bubble material
by: Anonymous

I wanted this costume to be exact in all the materials because lady gaga made her bubble outfit herself. I went to eBay and you have to find the empty Christmas ornament bulbs. They are meant to fill with your own ornament ideas. They can be bought in bulk and there are a few different sizes to choose from.

halloween costume!
by: Anonymous

i really love this!

i have 4 days to make it :D wish me luck ;)

WOW!!!!!
by: Molly

wow! you are creative!!!!!!! That was the coolest Lady Gaga costume I'VE ever seen!! I've been thinking about how to dress up like lady gaga for Halloween, I thought of good ideas....... BUT U HAD THE BEST IDEA!!!! a few years ago my dad made a slim Jim costume for my brother out of a clear plastic trash bag...... IT WAS SO COOL!!! i cant decide whose idea i like better, but im kinda thinking you!!!

Love it, how did u...
by: Anonymous

So cute, but how did you sit and drive?!?

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Coolest Homemade Lady Gaga Costume

by Patti
(Orlando,FL)

Homemade Lady Gaga Costume

Homemade Lady Gaga Costume

I came up with the Homemade Lady Gaga Costume after watching the video "Just Dance". I love that song! I bought a blonde wig, fake eye lashes, and a zebra dress. I painted a blue lightning bolt with eyeshadow and eyeliner.

I also made a rhinestone microphone (not pictured). I think this came out great with minimal materials. So I can "just dance" to my Halloween party!

Lady Gaga Costume

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