Costumes are one of the most important things when it comes to making the character believable for the participant and all the co-participants. Costumes can raise strong feelings and send signals that no other physical element is capable of.
As Cinderhill is a melting pot of cultures, the costumes of the three factions are quite different. The Dragonbane costume team has created three different costuming worlds, one for each faction, and patterns for all clothing items and shoes. The Dragonbane project provides graded (sized) patterns for every participant and each faction. The grading is done using Gerber software, provided by a Dragonbane partner. The actual grading work is done by students of
Participants themselves will be able to vary their costumes using different materials and different colours based on a predefined colour scale, and adding personal items of the character to the costume.