DIY: Sew a Star Wars Pillowcase

After sewing my Tusken Raider robes, a new world had been opened up to me! I never thought sewing could be sew much fun! The girls and I began looking for easy projects to complete on a sewing machine. We found that one of the easiest things to make was a pillowcase! We hit our...

Rey-inspired PVC Quarterstaff DIY

Welcome back! I have another prop build for the ladies! My 8 y/o daughter loves Daisy Ridley’s character: Rey in “The Force Awakens”. She has decided that she would like to dress-up as Rey for Halloween this year. We were able to put together Rey’s costume...

My “move along” trooper field backpack build

When comparing Sandtroopers and Stormtroopers, there are a few subtle differences that help distinguish between the two. Starting at the top of the armor and working our way down: Mask Vents: Sandtroopers do not have vent lines painted on their helmets, while Stormtroopers do...

Plastic Han Solo DL-44 Prop with gunmetal finish

Today, we’ll customize one of the most-recognized weapons in the Star Wars arsenal: the Blastech DL-44 Heavy Blaster Pistol. The DL-44 was a prized weapon among bounty hunters and smugglers due to its power and accuracy. If you ever run into Han Solo, you can be sure that...

Tusken Raider Sniper (Cycler) Rifle Scratch Build

Coming off of the T-21 Light Reapeating Blaster build, I was anxious to get started on my next scratch build. Because I’m working on a Tusken Raider costume, I chose to build the Tusken sniper rifle. I began researching the weapon and found 2 builds that interested me. The...

Tusken Raider Mask Build

After completing my Sandtrooper armor, I was anxious to get started on another Star Wars costume.  The Sandtroopers were stationed on Tatooine, the planet where it all began.  I decided to remain on Tatooine and go with a Tusken Raider costume. To me, the most important part of...