Homemade Star Wars Family Costumes

Homemade Star Wars Family Costumes

I started making my 2 year old Jedi costume.  Once the adults saw it everyone wanted a costume.  8 people later we had Obiwan Kinobe, Darth sidious, Darth Maul, Ahsoka, queen amadala, queen Amadala celebration gown princess lea, and Luke Skywalker.  All made by hand,  every detail.  We couldn’t walk any where with out lines … Read more

Cutest Handmade Ewok Costume for a Toddler

Cutest Handmade Ewok Costume for a Toddler

Our 4 year old son is a huge Star Wars fan. We finally got a hold of all the Star Wars movies. After he saw his first Ewok, he was hooked on wanting to be one for Halloween. I work full time and go to school, so Mommy was to busy to make his costume. … Read more

Cool Homemade Oola the Twi’lek Costume from Return of the Jedi

Cool Homemade Oola the Twi'lek Costume from Return of the Jedi

I have always loved the original Star Wars trilogy. But as a woman, if you wanted to dress as someone from the movies, you were generally stuck with two options: Princess Leia in regular clothes or Princess Leia in slace gear. Not my thing. I decided to try making a costume of Oola the Twi’lek … Read more

Cool Homemade LEGO Boba Fett Costume Idea

Cool Homemade LEGO Boba Fett Costume Idea

My son is obsessed with Star Wars right now.  So when I asked him what he waned to be for Halloween, there was no hesitation to pick Boba Fett.  He says Boba Fett is way cooler than any Jedi because he has a blaster gun and a jett pack. When I was thinking about how … Read more

Awesome Handmade Queen Amidala Halloween Costume

Awesome Handmade Queen Amidala Halloween Costume

In May of 1999 something happened that no person thought would for a good 19 years.  Many had gone to a crappy movie (Wing Commander) just to see a preview.  With promises to enchant us beyond imagination after, we waited in lines.  One to get tickets and another when it came time to get into the theater.  The audience … Read more

Coolest Homemade R2D2 Costume for Kids

Coolest Homemade R2D2 Costume for Kids

It’s been a few years ago that I made the R2D2 costume for a friend of mines daughter, but it has been by far one of my favorite creations. So many people have loved it I wanted to share for those looking for ideas. The most difficult part was finding the cardboard drum. I probably … Read more

Homemade R2D2 Halloween Costume

Homemade R2D2 Halloween Costume

Creating this R2D2 was fun and exciting!  First we took a regular light weight trash barrel and cut out the bottom and flipped it upside down. Next it was spray painted white and then the detail painting was done and holes were cut. For the dome, We covered a yoga ball with paper mache about … Read more

Coolest Homemade Yoda and Rebel Pilot Couple Costume

Coolest Homemade Yoda and Rebel Pilot Couple Costume

My husband is a HUGE Star wars fan so I allowed him to pick our Halloween costumes this year and low and behold, he chose Star Wars! He wanted to do original Star Wars film characters, and of course he wanted me to be Princess Leia. However, I am pretty ambitious with my Halloween costumes … Read more

Easy R2D2 and C3PO Couple Costume Made of Scrap Clothing

Easy R2D2 and C3PO Couple Costume Made of Scrap Clothing

The only things we didn’t make for these costumes were the metallic leggings (which we got off Amazon for like $10) and the glasses (which we found at a Halloween store). Everything else was scrap clothing that we either spray painted gold or drew on with sharpie to get the pattern. Great best friend costume!

Easy Han Solo Costume for Women

Easy Han Solo Costume for Women

I originally wanted to do Han Solo and the Slave Princess Leia with my dog being Princess Leia in a little gold bikini.  This was going to be for a Halloween party at my home.  But then we decided to go out instead so I had to scrap the princess puppy.  I found the white … Read more

Cheap Homemade Han Solo Costume – Girl Version

Seemed simple enough. Boots , black Jeans and white-ish shirt we had. Went to thrift stoe and purchased a jacket. Cut sleeves and converted it to a v

Seemed simple enough. Boots , black Jeans and white-ish shirt we had. Went to thrift stoe and purchased a jacket. Cut sleeves and converted it to a vest. Used fabric from arms to make pockets on vest front. The gun holster and gun were a bit more challenging. Went to usual toy stores and was … Read more

Original DIY Star Wars Costume: Luke Skywalker’s Landspeeder

My eight year old daughter is a big Star Wars fan so this year I made her a landspeeder costume.  The vehicle is from Episode 4:  A New Hop

My eight year old daughter is a big Star Wars fan so this year I made her a landspeeder costume.  The vehicle is from Episode 4:  A New Hope and is the vehicle Luke Skywalker has on Tatooine.  My daughter’s wearing a Karate gee and thick brown belt to duplicate his shirt and a pair … Read more

Detailed Star Wars AT-AT Imperial Walker Homemade Costume

Detailed Star Wars AT-AT Imperial Walker Homemade Costume

2012 I wanted to do something big, i made Ironman last year and Master Chief the year before. It is a 1:6.5 scale of the original and very large, i didnt get all the detail i wanted but here its is anyway. I built the frame from 1/2 in PVC and glued it together. Some … Read more

Coolest Girls R2D2 and C3PO Homemade Halloween Costumes

We love to craft our Halloween costumes and did this a couple years ago but didn’t get many great photos. We decided to revamp our costumes and

We love to craft our Halloween costumes and did these girls R2D2 and C3PO homemade Halloween costumes a couple years ago but didn’t get many great photos. We decided to revamp our costumes and do it again. We walked along the streets and made friends with many Star Wars fans. It was pretty funny walking … Read more

Amazing Hollywood Quality Sci-Fi Armor – All Homemade!

Here was the process involved in creating this awesome looking sci-fi armor:1. Concept Art2. Sculpting in WED Clay3. Mold-Making with silicone

Here was the process involved in creating this awesome looking amazing Hollywood quality Sci-Fi Armor -all homemade costume. 1. Concept Art 2. Sculpting in WED Clay 3. Mold-Making with silicone rubber 4. Casting with liquid plastic 5. Trimming up, sanding and preparing for paint 6. Mixture of spray base paints and airbrushed custom detail 7. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Yoda the Jedi Master Costume

I made Yoda the Jedi Master from a simple picture I took from the movie. His head was made of starch and news paper with a large punching balloon for

I made Yoda the Jedi Master costume from a simple picture I took from the movie. His head was made of starch and news paper with a large punching balloon for the shape. The funniest part was as I was adding the starch and paper the balloon kept it flatting. I didn’t know the balloon … Read more

Creative Star Wars AT-AT Walker Costume

I love Halloween. When it comes to costumes, I want to stand out. Making a creative homemade Halloween costume is one of my favourite things to do. I

I love Halloween. When it comes to costumes, I want to stand out. Making a creative homemade Halloween costume is one of my favourite things to do. I have been making my own costumes since I was in high school. Last year, I was invited to a “True Blood” themed Halloween ball. I knew there … Read more

Coolest Luke Skywalker Collectible Action Figure in a Box Costume

Luke Skywalker Collector Action Figure in Original BoxI purchased this Luke Skywalker costume last year and then decided to update it for anot

Luke Skywalker Collector Action Figure in Original Box I purchased this Luke Skywalker costume last year and then decided to update it for another years use. That’s when I came up with the idea for a collectible toy box.  It was a big hit and lots of fun. My son was definately the hit at the … Read more

Coolest Darth Vader(ette) Costume for Women

I love Star Wars. Not in the “I jumped on the bandwagon in 2010” way, but in the “I’ve loved Star Wars since the 80s” k

I love Star Wars. Not in the “I jumped on the bandwagon in 2010” way, but in the “I’ve loved Star Wars since the 80s” kind of way. So does my husband (Dorks). So we decided to be Star Wars characters for Halloween. The hard part was choosing the characters we wanted to be. I … Read more

Coolest Baby Princess Leia Costume

My husband and I are HUGE Star Wars fans so for our daughter's first Halloween our first idea was, of course, Princess Leia. All of the baby Leia co

My husband and I are HUGE Star Wars fans so for our daughter’s first Halloween our first idea was, of course, Princess Leia. All of the baby Leia costumes online weren’t really out of our budget range, but I just had the feeling that I could make a successful baby princess Leia costume myself. I … Read more