Tusken Raider costume

Discussion in 'Star Wars Costumes and Props' started by BlindSquirrel, Jun 18, 2006.

  1. BlindSquirrel

    BlindSquirrel Sr Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    I posted the mask a while back and I just found a photo of the whole costume.


    I seem to remember the costume looking better than this but I guess it's not ba for a 12-year-old.

    I kinda look like a "Special" Sandperson who has to ride the "Short Bantha". Look. He's not even allowed to carry a real Gaderffi Stick. They gave him a broom handle and he doesn't know the difference....awwwww.
  2. temponaut

    temponaut Sr Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    Wh-what did you use for the eyes? Toilet paper rolls? :lol

    Okay, I know they're probably rolls from kitchen paper towels. But I still had to say it. :p

    And you know, that's not a bad Tusken Raider for a 12-year-old at all. Better than I could have done. Was it just for fun around the house, or did you wear it to conventions or on Halloween?

    Thanks for sharing. :thumbsup
  3. bleyd

    bleyd Sr Member

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    You should have seen my Obi-wan costume I did in 78. Too bad it wasn't to my liking so I never let Mom take pix of it.
  4. DarkLordSalvo

    DarkLordSalvo Well-Known Member

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    Hey, you use what you got when you're young.

    My mom made me a stormtrooper in '81 out of the Ben Cooper plastic mask and a pair of white longjohns. :lol
    She drew all the details on the LJs with black magic marker. I gott try and dig that photo out.
  5. BlindSquirrel

    BlindSquirrel Sr Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    <div class='quotetop'>(temponaut @ Jun 19 2006, 02:37 AM) [snapback]1263891[/snapback]</div>

    You're right. and the "horns" were made from bic felt tip pen caps.
  6. Fetthunter

    Fetthunter Sr Member

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    <div class='quotetop'>(BlindSquirrel @ Jun 18 2006, 11:54 PM) [snapback]1263844[/snapback]</div>

    Sadly, it's better than some who have tried to join The Krayt Clan... :lol

    (501st Legion Krayt Clan Membership Officer)
  7. Hand Solo

    Hand Solo Sr Member

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    I was just looking at this thread yesterday and I'm pretty impressed. Considering what it was made of it doesn't look bad at all.

    It's a lot better than the ruled-paper-and-Scotch-Tape Vader lid I attempted in late '77. :D

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