Leia ANH costume

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    Their prices are just ridiculous...
     
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    I didn't want to be the first one to say it, but I would have to agree. Asking $12,995.00 for a Vader display with pretty inferior components that probably cost them around $1500.00 doesn't quite jive with me....
     
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    I don't even want to get into what they charge for the componants of a Rebel Pilot costume. Their store is meant for collectors who don't know what pieces like that are actually worth.
     
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    you´re absolutly right about the prices, but are there alternatives?
     
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    There are always alternatives.

    ;)
     
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    Bloodyhell, is anyone actually dumb anough to pay their ridiculous prices? :eek
     
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    There are tailor's out there that could make one for you...I know one in particular that might be able to help...PM me.

    Just for fun here's a comparison of that website one (I realize their belt is not the final version) with the original...if that is actually the original from Star Wars ANH...

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    Hmmm now that I look at it some more, it seems as if the promotional photos include the particular costume seen in the recent SW exhibit, whereas the screen costume has much larger sleeve openings...more similar to the website costume...

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  15. jonjohn29

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    Just started to make these babys.
     
  16. Darth Detroit

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    <div class='quotetop'>(jonjohn29 @ Aug 13 2006, 08:31 PM) [snapback]1299782[/snapback]</div>

    I always though those were made from a silver cloth material? :confused
     
  17. DarkLordSalvo

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    Everytime I see them on screen I think of those teething-ring things you give a baby to chew on. :D
     
  18. GeneralMayhem

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    No, the original was sterling silver. It's was an actual jewelry piece they chose for the costume. The company still makes them, but they aren't cheap by any means.

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    <div class='quotetop'>(GeneralMayhem @ Aug 14 2006, 12:55 PM) [snapback]1300002[/snapback]</div>
    yes they are made out of silver. this is resin and just a prototype.I am hopping to have somthing figuered out by this weekend for getting it silver. Does anyone have any ideaers?
    jonnie Wishbone
     
  20. SithLord

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    I think the original necklace was floating around a few years back? Anyone save that auction?
     

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