A realistic fake stone statue costume from the Dr. Who TV episode “Blink”

A realistic fake stone statue costume from the Dr. Who TV episode "Blink"The weeping angel from Dr. Who


One of the scariest episodes of the Dr. Who television series was called "Blink." The villains were aliens who looked like stone angel statues, and they only moved when you weren’t looking at them, so you couldn’t blink or they’d get you.

A realistic fake stone statue costume from the Dr. Who TV episode "Blink"A replica of the TV statue
A woman with the screen name "penwiper" decided to make and wear a weeping angel costume for her 2008 visit to the fantasy/science fiction convention DragonCon. Her costume was so realistically stone-like that she fooled many people into thinking it was not a costume.

A realistic fake stone statue costume from the Dr. Who TV episode "Blink"She did not frighten little children.
I think the cleverest part were her hands and arms, created from a pair of ladies’ opaque tights. She cut and sewed them into gloves, painted them, and applied fake fingernails, which was much easier than applying makeup.

A realistic fake stone statue costume from the Dr. Who TV episode "Blink"The weeping angel gloves, in their flaccid state.

A realistic fake stone statue costume from the Dr. Who TV episode "Blink"The weeping angel glove

A realistic fake stone statue costume from the Dr. Who TV episode "Blink"The weeping angel glove, showing the seams

A realistic fake stone statue costume from the Dr. Who TV episode "Blink"This is what happened if you blinked 
during the Dr. Who episode.

A realistic fake stone statue costume from the Dr. Who TV episode "Blink"This is what happened if you blinked 
during the convention.
– Doctor Who ‘Blink’ weeping angel costume, the RPF (a site devoted to props, costumes and models)>>
– Dr. Who "Blink" episode explained on Wikipedia>>

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