Raeh Doll

I’m not gonna lie. Ever since I started cosplaying as Rey, I’ve always wanted a X-Wing Pilot Doll. To be honest, it looks like a voodoo doll. But I can imagine little Rey just scavenging what she can and, probably because of her lack of sewing skills, she had to use found materials.  I’m sorta lucky enough to have materials on-hand except for the orange … Continue reading Raeh Doll

PHX Comicon Arrest 

http://www.abc15.com/news/crime/update-armed-man-arrested-at-phx-comicon-after-struggling-with-police (based on a Facebook post) Something like this hits really hard when you know people (from your own family, Legion family and cosplaying community family) that could’ve been victims in a situation. And it’s an added blow when it’s one of your childhood heroes. It hits EXTRA HARD when you find yourself thinking “this could’ve been the Con you were at”… or have to … Continue reading PHX Comicon Arrest 

Patch Vest Came In

I’ve been collecting Star Wars patches for a while now and I haven’t quite found a perfect vest to house them all in. I was going to revive an old denim vest but, unfortunately, it’s too short for the purpose. And wouldn’t I want a bigger canvas to work on anyway? I have a few jackets I wanted to sacrifice but since I live in Houston, I don’t want … Continue reading Patch Vest Came In

A Letter to the Void… in a Galaxy Far, Far Away…

I initially wrote this letter yesterday morning hoping that someone knows someone who can get this to the Star Wars Brain Trust (Lucas, Abrams, K.Kennedy etc.) in time. But it’s as if the Force itself wielded the results in my favor. Hours later, they announced on StarWars.com that “We want to assure our fans that Lucasfilm has no plans to digitally recreate Carrie Fisher’s performance … Continue reading A Letter to the Void… in a Galaxy Far, Far Away…