DIY: DLT-19 Heavy Blaster Rifle Prop

Welcome fellow Imperials! Let’s take a closer look at one of the best looking weapons in the Star Wars universe: the BlasTech DLT-19 Heavy Blaster Rifle! This weapon was based off of the German MG34 machine gun used in the 1930’s and 40’s. I am not the first...

Gaffi Stick build using parts from Lowe’s

One of the most recognizable weapons in the Star Wars universe is the Tusken Gaffi Stick. Both ends of this weapon are the business end. On one side, you have a bludgeoning pineapple-shapped mace, and on the other end, a sharp stake with steel fins. Its an intimidating melee...

Build a Kylo Ren hilt with parts from Home Depot

Kylo Ren’s hilt is one of the most unique lightsabers in the Star Wars universe. It does not share the polished and sleek looks of other Jedi and Sith sabers. The design of the crossguard hilt is crude, with visible wires, and a worn appearance. Because it looks thrown...

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...