Luke Skywalker Costume: Jedi Training with Master Yoda

Luke Skywalker Costume: Jedi Training with Master Yoda

This Luke Skywalker costume took some time to make, but I am very proud how it turned out and made on a budget. I won a costume contest at a local bar and received tons of attention with many compliments! Yoda stole the show of course, but the rest of the costume is still very elaborate as … Read more

Awesome Homemade Star Wars Inspired Dog Costume

I came up with the idea for this costume during the halloween parade at tompkins square park a year ago. I decided to make my dog both the X-Wing and the pilot. I have recently gotten into 3D printing and design so this project would put my newly found skills to the test. The first … Read more

The Force Awakens Family Star Wars Homemade Costumes

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For our homemade costumes, I was determined to dress up as Rey From Star Wars The Force Awakens . From there, I managed to talk each member of the family into dressing in theme with other characters from the movie. My daughter was the easiest as she loves to dress up as robots. (She was … Read more

Cutest DIY Halloween Star Wars Costumes for Kids: Ewok and Leia

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My kids love Star Wars, and when we were watching Return of the Jedi, my son declared he wanted to be an Ewok for Halloween. So, we needed to create these Halloween Star Wars costumes for both of our kids. Making our Halloween Star Wars Costumes I bought brown fur fabric at a local craft/fabric … Read more

Punniest Homemade Funny Couple Costume Ideas

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My fiancee and I love doing fun, punny costumes, so this seemed like a no-brainer for us. These funny couple costume ideas were Han Solo Cups and Princess Lei-a. Han Solo Cups Costume For Han Solo Cups, I did a lot of brainstorming on how I was going to combine the two ideas in a … Read more

Easy Homemade R2D2 Costume for a Child

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We bought a navy blue collapsible laundry hamper from Walmart and some white spray paint and a roll of blue painters tape. While watching the star wars movies we marked off where the blue panels were on r2, and taped over them. Then spray painted the whole thing white. When it was dry we cut … Read more

Coolest Family Star Wars Costumes for Halloween

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Idea for Star Wars Costumes for Halloween After seeing the movie “The Force Awakens” my older daughter knew she wanted to dress up as Rey. So, we all decided to go with Star Wars costumes for Halloween! Making the Princess Leia Costume I made Leia’s robe by first making a loose pattern on an old … Read more

Coolest DIY Poe Dameron and his X-Wing Star Wars Costume

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It all started when my son wanted to be Poe Dameron.  Then I got to thinking that it would be cool to have an X-Wing to go with his Poe costume.  That’s about as much thought I gave it, other than mentioning it to my son. Right before Halloween he asked when his X-Wing would … Read more

Star Wars: Han Solo’s Blaster Costume

Han Solo's blaster costume

With the release of the latest Star Wars movie last December I was reminded of my facination with the series as a kid. I had always been most fascinated with Han Solo’s blaster. So I decided make my version of Han Solo’s blaster costume. For materials: I did not have any overarching plan. Rather, I … Read more

Coolest Darth Vader and Ship Costume

Coolest Darth Vader and Ship Costume

My son is wheelchair bound and loves to participate with other kids. He loves dressing for Halloween. We try to make his costume a spectacular one. This year he wanted to be Darth Vader, so we put on our thinking caps and we built a ship to fit over his wheelchair. That made one little … Read more

Coolest Darth Vader Unmasked Costume

Coolest Darth Vader Unmasked Costume

Around 5 years ago I started out on a journey to make a Darth Vader costume that would be as movie accurate as possible. After a lot of research and collecting photos, I set out on my task. One year later and hundreds of hours of sewing, molding, crafting, and a few mishaps I was finally … Read more

Coolest BB-8 Star Wars Costume

Coolest BB-8 Star Wars Costume

Hello my name is Richard Evans. My wife and I built this costume from scratch using paper mache for our three year old daughter. Her name is Adela. Adela’s costume was inspired by the new Star Wars movie. A week before the decision was made on the costume choice we had just finished the whole … Read more

Cool Pinata Chewbacca Costume

Cool Pinata Chewbacca Costume

Presenting Piñata Chewbacca costume… Every year I tend to go a bit overboard with Halloween. Not in the Halloween sense of the word but with a Halloween costume. Ive been to San Diego and New York Comic Con quite a few times and Ive always been fascinated with the cosplay. The craftsmanship, attention to detail, … Read more

Coolest Ever Darth Star and AT-ST Couple Costume

Coolest Ever Darth Star and AT-ST Couple Costume

AT-ST, Kevin’s Perspective: With the new movie due out in December my wife and I wanted to dress up as something Star Wars related for Halloween.  I initially wanted to dress up as one of the large 4 legged AT-AT walkers but realized that to do it right it would involve 2 people and my … Read more

Coolest Homemade Captain Rex Costume for 10-Year-Old

Coolest Homemade Captain Rex Costume for 10-Year-Old

My family is pretty crazy about Halloween costumes, so the kids need to decide on their costumes early to give me enough time to build them.  Luckily, my 10 year old son had his heart set on a Star Wars Clone Wars theme for quite a while.  I think he has seen every episode of … Read more

Out of this World Star Wars Red-5 X-Wing Fighter

Out of this World Star Wars Red-5 X-Wing Fighter

For the past 15 years, I’ve been going to my friends annual Halloween party in Woburn MA. The party attracts anywhere from 200-400 people and each year I have won the “best overall” category which means that after the party, I usually begin thinking about what I want to do the following year to top … Read more

Cutest Ever Pink Darth Vader Costume

Cutest Ever Pink Darth Vader Costume

Our 4- year old daughter loves princesses so we decided to give her a new spin on that idea and introduced her to Star Wars. She wanted to be Darth Vader for Halloween but decided that idea wasn’t “pretty” enough and asked to be Pink Darth Vader. In her mind, it was 1/2 bride (another … Read more

Awesome Quick and Easy R2D2 Costume

Awesome Quick and Easy R2D2 Costume

My grandson wanted to be R2D2 this year.  How hard can that be, I asked. I started with paper mache for the head, boy was that a mistake!  It was messy and way too heavy!  Luckily, that was the end to my hard, messy attempt.  The rest was pretty simple and quick! Using a yoga … Read more

Star Wars Ewok Costume from Moon of Endor

Star Wars Ewok Costume from Moon of Endor

How did you come up with the idea for this costume? Since the age of three my son has been obsessed with Star Wars. For the past several years my son and I have been recreating costumes from the movies. This year we decided to go outside the norm and recreate a lovable creature from … Read more

Homemade Star Wars Ewok Costume

Homemade Star Wars Ewok Costume

My grandson loves Star Wars and wanted to participate in a Star Wars costume contest at a Pirates game. There were no Ewok costumes anywhere to be found.  I thought how hard could this be to make:  I went to Joanne Fabric and purchased a cat costume pattern, and brown fur and other supplies. This … Read more

Hipster Han Solo and Princess Leia Couple Costume

Hipster Han Solo and Princess Leia Couple Costume

Inspiration: This is my boyfriend & I! First off. We love Star Wars & are stoked for the upcoming movie. We weren’t planning on dressing up this year but then we got invited to a last minute party so we had to put something together quick, but wanted to keep it unique. I had seen … Read more

Star Wars Group Costume: Kickin’ it in Cloud City

Star Wars Group Costume: Kickin' it in Cloud City

A long time ago in a neighborhood far far away (1991 in the suburbs of central NJ), two lifelong 7 year old best friends Brendon (Han) and Alex (Lando) swore someday, when closer in age to the actual stars in the movie, they would pull off a perfect Han/Lando Halloween costume. 24 years later, still … Read more

The Millennium Falcon T2X-Wagon Version

The Millennium Falcon T2X-Wagon Version

Where to start… ok 106 hours, 38 Days and The Millennium Falcon was born. I wanted to take my 15 month old Daughter to our local Comic Convention and thought that her wagon would be the best way to take her, it’s very very busy and she is getting big/heavy and I can not carry … Read more