So my journey with Kanan has been long. But as the characters face their trials so must I. And sometimes moving forward means learning to see things differently and starting over. So here we go. It all starts with references. So once again I pulled from everything available for Kanan’s new look. Luckily it wasn’t… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Costume Journey: Kanan Jarrus, Part 3
So after Lizzy had been our fearless leader for a bit, she decided she’d rather be the artist. And Liz was ready to take her place as our Phoenix Leader! The Switch So while it was pretty easy for a growing Lizzy to inherit a Sabine Wren costume it didn’t quite work the other way… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Costume Journey: Hera Syndulla, Part 2
The pilot and leader of the Ghost crew Hera Syndulla. As the story goes this costume first fell to Lizzy. When we were building this costume we basically only had this. Gathering References So with basically one reference point we put together our plans. Our list came together fairly simply. Lekku Yellow/Orange overalls brown boots… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Costume Journey: Hera Syndulla, Part 1
It’s April 15th 2017. We stand backstage watching the Star Wars Rebels panel on a monitor although it’s taking place 20 feet from us. We are all excited to hear Filoni and the cast talk about what we’ve seen… but we’re even more excited to hear about what’s coming. We watch, and wait. We hear… Continue reading Star Wars Rebels, The Rogue Rebels, Celebrations, and Memories…
One of my favorite things to do at Star Wars Celebration Orlando (or any other convention) is to watch Star Wars fans sporting their costumes. In Orlando I couldn’t help but to be captivated by several female fans’ costumes. Yeah, there were amazing looking boy costumes like this one: …but when I look at female… Continue reading #StrongWithTheForceIsTheNewPretty
So we’ve been working on this costume for years. And while we keep working to perfect it, it keeps evolving. But there’s one iconic piece of this costume that I’ve wanted to get just right for a long time. A perfect Sabine Wren helmet. Our original was a Mandalorian Arsenal which was made before the… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Costume Journey: Sabine Wren, Part 3
Anyone planning on visiting Long Beach Comic Expo this February 18th-19th can come see Axel in his first panel with the Kids Can Cosplay charity group on Saturday! Axel will be joined by Minibobafett and Lil Cupcake Pony! You can also catch us at the Kids Can Cosplay booth COS18 from 11:30-12:30 on Saturday. Keep… Continue reading Axel will be at Long Beach Comic Expo with Kids Can Cosplay!