10 Best Star Wars Movie Costumes

Friday, November 26 by Ergopotamo

For fans all over the world, here we have for you the 10 best Star Wars costumes. It was the summer of 1977 when the world changed and a new cultural phenomenon began. When the first "Star Wars" movie was released, it would be just the tip of the iceberg of "Star Wars" mania. People from all over the world were fascinated by this movie series and their desire to be a part of the story has brought about costumes festivals and fan conventions. If you ever wanted to be part of the celebration, here you’ll find the way.

  1. Rebel Pilots. Rebel pilots were known for their bravery, skills and success. They flew Starfighters and other vehicles for the Alliance Starfighter corps. If you want to be a rebel, you need an orange suit, an ejection harness, a belt, a helmet and some armor to be ready!
  2. Chewbacca. Chewbacca is the most famous Wookiee in the galaxy and partner of the great Han Solo. For your costume, you need a fur-covered jumpsuit and a latex mask. Also wear a pair of matching brown latex gloves, a bandolier and a pouch that can be slung over the shoulder. Put on some brown boots and that’s it! You’re the new Chewie.
  3. Han Solo. This fictional smuggler and “reckless mercenary” became involved in the Rebel Alliance against the authoritarian Galactic Empire. To become Han Solo, you need a long-sleeved shirt with a V-shaped neckline and an attached black vest with pockets. Also wear navy pants with an elastic waist and attached black boot covers.
  4. Darth Maul. Using his double-bladed light saber, Darth Maul was sent to eliminate Obi-Wan Kenobi and Qui-Gon Jinn during the first film of the saga. His ability during combat and his tattooed appearance made him one of the most famous villains of the movie. To create this suit, you definitely need to focus on the tattooed mask and the double-bladed light saber.
  5. Anakin Skywalker. He was discovered as a slave child on Tatooine, brought into the Jedi Order, and became one of its brightest stars. However, Clone Wars and power made Anakin succumb to the dark side of the Force. He later turned into the Sith Lord Darth Vader. The costume for Anakin as an adult includes a shirt, pants with an elastic waistband, attached boot tops and a polyester belt.
  6. Stormtroopers. Stormtroopers make up the personal army of Emperor Palpatine and of his commanders. Their costumes are made of polyester and feature attached foam armor and boot tops with elastic straps for a secure fit. You also need to wear a two-piece PVC mask with intricately painted details and a padded interior.
  7. Princess Padmé Amidala. Princess Amidala of Theed, who will later be known as Queen Amidala of Naboo and Senator Amidala of the Galactic Republic, adheres to the principles of democracy and rule of law. Her costume includes a shapely white jumpsuit, attached boot tops, a belt and a blaster.
  8. Obi-Wan Kenobi as a Jedi. This dedicated and legendary Jedi Knight was a main character in the movie. The Obi-Wan Kenobi costume comes with a polyester shirt, pants and a pair of polyester/foam boot covers. Accessorize with a light saber and you’ll be ready to fight off the dark side!
  9. Slave costume of Princess Leia. She’s one of the most popular female characters of this saga. In fact, the slave costume is one of the most used. It features a plated top and a maroon skirt. You also need a matching choker and a headpiece. Be the sexiest Star Wars fan with this costume.
  10. Darth Vader. The most famous evil Star Wars character costume features a polyester/foam chest piece that ties around the neck and waist. The chest piece has a signature Darth Vader design printed on the front. Also, tie a black cape around your neck. Don’t forget the unforgettable Darth Vader mask to add on as the final detail.

It’s your time to choose your favorite Star Wars costume and may the force be with you.