Tag Archives: costuming

DIY: Building the Death Star Data Tape

Last week for May the 4th, my daughters had a special “Star Wars Day” function for school where they encouraged the kids to dress up as their favorite character. Naturally, I was all for this but felt the need to take it a step further so I took it upon myself to add a bit of flare to my daughter’s Jyn Erso costume and give her her own stolen Death Star Data Tape stunt prop. Click on through to check out a few in-progress images as well as the final outfit.

Continue reading DIY: Building the Death Star Data Tape

ANOVOS Announces First Order TIE Fighter Pilot Premier Line Helmet


Anovos has announced their next Premier Line release with the First Order TIE Fighter Pilot from The Force Awakens.

This accessory includes details duplicated from STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS screen-used production assets.

  • Helmet is assembled and ready to wear.
  • Helmet is created 3D scans and reference from the original prop.
  • Exterior shell is constructed in fiberglass.
  • Bubble lenses are tinted gray.
  • Respirator fittings are made of metal.
  • Helmet interior is lined for a finished appearance.
  • Helmet fitting pads are adjustable and removable.
  • Chest box and hose can be purchased separately at a future date. Removable plug included.

Anovos Reveals Imperial Shadowtrooper Ensemble


With signature black armor designed to increase sensor-stealth and equipped with light-warping cloaking devices, the Shadow Stormtrooper represents one of the Dark Side’s most lethal soldiers operating under Imperial Intelligence Agent Blackhole. ANOVOS is proud to present this first offering from the STAR WARS® Legends banner.

This piece can now be yours: either as a completed uniform with minimal adjustment work required, or as a kit that you can custom build for yourself.

ANOVOS AT-AT Driver Ensemble Preorder


ANOVOS is now taking preorders* for their AT-AT Driver Ensemble!

Suit features everything you will need to start serving the Empire, with exception of the undergarments, socks and footwear, which you are to provide at your own discretion… The Empire will provide the AT-AT, and the Rebel scum will provide the targets of opportunity.

Tier 1 pricing starts at $1200 US, so if you are interested, best get in before the 11:59 pm CT tomorrow night.

*Preorders open to North America customers only.

ANOVOS TIE Pilot Standalone Helmet


ANOVOS’s TIE Fighter helmet is now available as a standalone item in gloss black or exclusive “Vader’s Wingman” paint scheme! Designed for comfort and wearability, our helmet comes with an adjustable helmet/suspension system as well as fully-padded interior of breathable mesh material. Early buyers get the best pricing, so pre-order now.

Even better for our North American customers, we offer FREE GROUND ECONOMY SHIPPING to both the United States and Canada on this pre-order — and others above $75 for U.S. and $150 USD for Canada — until January 1st 2015!

ANOVOS TIE Fighter Pilot Ensemble Preorder


Anovos has announced preorders are now live for their TIE Fighter Pilot Ensemble.


  • Helmet with finished, lined interior and adjustable helmet suspension rig, meant for even the largest heads
  • Built-in environmental / air system in helmet for comfort
  • Bubble lenses installed in helmet
  • Chest armor and chest box, with flexible hoses that plug into helmet
  • Back armor
  • Leather belt with metal belt buckle. Leather belt features white inside to prevent wear & scuffing on jumpsuit, as per original construction
  • 100% polyester black jumpsuit, with pockets and zip-front. Silk-screened Imperial emblem on jumpsuit
  • Faux leather gloves

Order early for the maximum amount of savings!