Awesome cosplay. AND... THE FIRST CHARACTER EVER TO HAVE MY MY MY NAME! My name's also Johan!! That's like... cool as hell xD I'm Swedish so that name doesn't really come up very often hehe. Anyways, great costume both of ya.
Haha... njaaaa... we'll see xD I haven't really watched the series and I don't know who he is, how he acts and such But I will cosplay Mikami Teru though. He's more fit for me, kinda mental crazy and tall xD Btw, I love the Vash costume! He's awesome. So is Jack Skellington
material is all locally purchased vinyl and other fabrics. The orbs are plastic ornaments from hobby lobby, pretty cheap too. If your friend wants to get into cosplay, they should check out cosplay.com, the forums there have lots of help topics and tons of pictures of cosplayers, from novices to masters. There are also plenty of tutorials here on DA if you just search for them