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X-Fashions: All Female Lineup by kevinwada X-Fashions: All Female Lineup by kevinwada
OF COURSE. Of course, I had to do it. Had to fashionize the new all female X-men roster. I wanted them more badass and street than previous X-fashions which have tended toward glitz and glam. There's a slight 80s feel to the whole piece which sort of came out of nowhere. I blame the color blocking of the background which, for some reason, to me screams 80s. There's a fuller description on my tumblr. I really enjoy the feedback on DA so don't be a stranger danger.
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PrehistoricRobot Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2014  Professional General Artist
God, this is just brilliant.
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Makeamukero Featured By Owner May 31, 2014
Awesome!
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Lighting-up Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I love love LOVE, Storms hair!! <3
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TheStrategos Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow, good fashion!
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ELLOCABRUJA Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Love your art!
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Goholite Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Psylocke looks like Summer Glau doesn't she?
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FgTru Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2013
Love the colours and line art!
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Jonnieblaque Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2013
My favorite pic....Everything is great!!!!
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Alexiel-Mihawk-1990 Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Oh. My. God. This is stunning.
I really love it and the details. I love the shadows on Psylocke hair and the purple reflection on the top of the tshirt; I loce Storm single earring and the pattern of bot her jacket and her tie; I love Rachel's outfit, she looks great and I also love Rogue's.
And Kitty. I love your Kitty. She's always so beautiful!
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ninkira Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2013  Student General Artist
UGNH I love Psylocke's ombre hair!!! Everyone looks amazing *3*
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Hullabaloo2 Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Ugh... i wish i was this cool. :p

I love your work.
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MichaelBrower Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2013  Student
This is absolutely brilliant! I love it! I especially love what you did with Psylocke, she looks, in my opinion the best out of the bunch. Great job! Congrats on the variant cover for X-Men #1--well done!
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thisguyisnotcool Featured By Owner May 7, 2013
Know nothing about fashion, but this looks cool. Great job!
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k20k20 Featured By Owner May 4, 2013
cool storm!
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NMarcenaro Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2013
This is so incredibly awesome. And it has so much style and power without having to ridiculously sexualize the character.
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kevinwada Featured By Owner May 4, 2013  Professional General Artist
Aw thanks! This comment really means a lot.
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qqkx321 Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2013  Student Artisan Crafter
nice work so good
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KnHawke Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2013
Before I even read your description, I thought "High End 80's Fashion" hehehe
Ahhh the good'ol days ;)
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byronelliott88 Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Very awesome
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SongMiguel Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2013
Awsome! Ororo is always a queen.
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skart2005 Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2013  Hobbyist
Oh I love this one! *again reaches out toward computer screen to grab clothes :XD: * Love the poses and their expressions as well! Also, Rouge looks a bit like Stana Katic! :D
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nagth Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2013
Oh whoa this is simply gorgeous! Freaking stunning man.
I really love your colouring Im just amazed every time I see a new piece of your work. Jubilees jacket details are terrific (Im guessing shes jubilee) and Rachel has this sort of grungey vibe to me. Im just generally stunned at how well you get each character and dress them acordingly to their personality.
(Im dying a little because I need Storms suit, girl is looking good on it. You go girl, make it work)
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aggielexi Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow, these are all amazing!
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Femmes-Fatales Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Given the current fashion scene, I think the styles you have them wearing are en vogue to some extent since most of the trends popular in the '80s have been picked up by those pesky pretentious hipsters out there. I've admired your work from afar and can appreciate the fact that you bring the various Marvel characters you've done from hopelessly tit-and-ass to high fashion. It's a very refreshing thing to see. This piece is no exception to that.

My first impression here is that there's a possible sense that each character's personality shines through via their clothing. Rachel channels her late-'80s punk style with the ripped jeans and leather jacket adding a bit of early-'90s grunge into the mix with the plaid flannel shirt. It's interesting that the writers have decided to regress Rachel to a more tomboy look in the comics after she went super femme for a while there with that uber cute mini-skirt outfit. I suppose Rachel is more butch anyway. It sets her apart from her "mom." With Jubilee, I see a youthful willingness to try trends and that really comes across here. It almost looks like she spent a day rummaging through a flea market to find "vintage" clothes to put her look together. Strangely enough, facially she looks like J-pop singer Namie Amuro. As for Kitty, I think there's an almost effortlessness to how she looks. Since she once worked as a bartender, I can imagine this being part of her ensemble for said job. The pants are very Coyote Ugly and the shirt is a nice reference to the fact that she has a pet dragon. Betsy here, to me, looks the most fashionable at least when it comes to the fabulous blazer-shirt combo. She was a supermodel once upon a time so I've always pictured her being the most fashion-forward... out-fierced only by Dazzler, of course (pop stars always trump supermodels). Rogue has always been a bit of a dump when it comes to fashion. She attempts to chase trends and has no real personal sense of style which has always been indicative of the fact that Rogue herself has no sense of identity or personality (not forgetting her "default" 616 personality was as a raging psychotic) so I think that the outfit Rogue is wearing here matches her in that she's not as fierce as the others and almost looks Golden Girls-like. She could certainly pass for Blanche Devereaux (at least outfit-wise... and accent-wise heh). I did have to save Storm for last though. She is F-I-E-R-C-E. Should we expect anything less? Storm is the risk-taker of the X-Men when it comes to fashion so I love that she's channelling Grace Jones. She has on this spectacular business suit with a tie and it screams "I'm going to dominate you." You've also made the mohawk work here. I loathe the mohawk on Storm so if anyone can make it look any less dated then I say good on them.

Overall, you've done yet another spectacular job... but alas... seeing the new "all female" line-up for that X-Men title only reminds me that Marvel failed to place Dazzler once more amongst her best friends. They cancelled her title and now she's not even invited onto the all-female X-Men team despite the fact that Psylocke is her best friend and the fact that two of the women are fans of hers? Tisk tisk. I don't really know what they have against her. Maybe it's because she's kicked Wolverine AND Rogue's asses before?
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kevinwada Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2013  Professional General Artist
You are thorough! Love it. Thanks for the comment, I love when they're as long and thoughtful as this. :)
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Femmes-Fatales Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
No problem! :)
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UnicornPegasus Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2013
Nooooo/Yesssss! I wanted to get a Jubilee from you one day, and hopefully be the first. This is absolutely stunning. I adore your work!
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DimRasha Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2013
ahhh this is outstanding!!!!! *0* congrats!!!!!!
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CheriiKiyowada Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2013  Student General Artist
Fantastic work, as always!
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kadenfukuyama Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2013  Professional Artist
I cannot say enough praise for how fantastic this is.
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BethMaurer Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2013
You have a great talent for composition as well as being a gifted artist. I am truly green ^_^
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Narunars-A-Bitch Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013
Rogue's auburn hair has escaped her like Sigourney Weaver half-way through a film.
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bluevendetta64 Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
This should have been a variant
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thealicemalice Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013  Professional Artist
I just plain love it, Storm and Psylocke are looking FIERCE.
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MorganBeem Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013  Professional Artist
this is literally eye candy.
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HHubs Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013
*o*
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CostumesbyCourtney Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
Love it! Psylocke kind of looks like Summer Glau, which is of course, never a bad thing. Great range in their looks, makes them feel more real in a way.
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Bamidala Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
SWEEEEET!!!!!!!!! Love that Storm and Janelle Monae look alike :D
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vimardemol Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013
I just love how you capture their unique personalities and styles with their clothing. All of them are in synch with their character... I could believe them to wear things like that in comics! :)
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TheiMiJFactory Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013  Professional General Artist
I absolutely LOVE this! It looks like an 80's album cover. If Duran Duran were women! :)
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kevinwada Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2013  Professional General Artist
HAWT :)
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Aces-Butterfly Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013
There aren't enough words to tell you how AMAZING you are. Seriously.
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Miyazu Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
the shape of their heads, the make up n coloring, the clothings, just puuurrrffffect
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TheOrangeElephant Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013  Hobbyist
this is so full of win yess i love it.
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xxdhxx Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I've said it once and I'll say it again:
You are too goddamn talented to live. Seriously.
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Mara-nana Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow love this piece! Especially Betsy! LOVE her hair and face! no words for this! its perfect!
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jamesgunner123 Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013
.....supremely awesome work on this....you should be quite proud....=3
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avidcartoonfans Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013
I LOVE that you've chosen to tackle the all-female X-Men lineup! And as always, they look badass.
My favorite part is Kitty's dragon graphic tee.
Thanks for sharing!
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Susanne123 Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013
awesome work
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FreeMech Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome job overall but Psylocke and Storm really take the cake.
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