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~NTSTS commissioned a picture of Rarity to go along with his fanfiction.

More Creepy Ponies: [link]

Want a Creepy Pony? Check out my commission info! [link]

This one was a more specific kind of commission, which I only take rarely - I have to be actually interested in the concept if I'm going to do something like this.

The story this was drawn for is called "Art of the Dress" or "Expectations" and can be read here on EQD: [link]

A description of the story:

"Rarity finds herself especially intrigued by the dresses of Ponyville's newest dressmaker. Struggling under the burden of her own adoration she finds herself trapped within an existential crisis. In this nihilistic twilight, she clings onto the last of her creative sanity, trying to pierce through the mysterium that is the new dressmaker's identity. A story that deals with what it is to be and, subsequently, what it is to not be in the world of creativity."

About the dresses, which I tried to design myself based on his descriptions:

"White one is supposed to be pristine and pastoral, like delicate blooming flowers carrying the innoccence of youth and the energy of spring
Black one is supposed to hold the shimmer of the night's sky, mysterious and dark with twinkling stars, and boisterous with the adventurousness of adolescence
Red one is supposed to be like a crimson wine, sultry and evocative while flowing smoothly like the cultured demeanour of an aged temptress"

And to make this a true Creepy Pony, I added in the sewn-in diamond on her chest to tie her torment back to her Cutie Mark. :)

Rarity, MLP:FiM (c) Lauren Faust, Hasbro, etc
this image was made by me for ~NTSTS
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DARKFLAMESBURNING Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2013  Student Artist
It feel like its the three most pretties dress ever made and it was made out of her own skin..................weird
GiromCalica Featured By Owner May 8, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Three skins without men
TanithLipsky Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013
Beatlewing42 Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2011  Hobbyist Interface Designer
This reminds me of some of the paintings done by Frida Kahlo-- expressing inner anguish, feelings, and pain; with symbols representing mishaps and events in her life. It specifically reminds me of this one, to tell you the truth: [link]
Very well done. :)
aisu-isme Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2011  Student Filmographer
Dude that painting is creepy in a not so good way! xD Thanks though!
fsujs Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
eeyup that pretty f-ing creepy
aisu-isme Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2011  Student Filmographer
Thanks :P
Wildphoenix Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2011
I.. think I read this.
She see's some 'phantom' dress shop and it makes her lose her mind, yes?
aisu-isme Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2011  Student Filmographer
Yes! You can read it here: [link]
missuny Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2011
Cool. :)
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