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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 4:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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A New Hopeful wrote:
I can't tell but did you weather your straps a bit or is it the filter in the picture?


No, they池e just a bit creased. Maybe I should iron them!
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 4:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

UPDATE:

So I知 not joining the ranks yet.

Have been informed I need to bring in the shoulder seams so that the arm pockets sit higher than they currently do.

Hopefully, once that痴 done... 🤞🏻
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 11:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Come on! You almost done!!
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 4:29 pm    Post subject: Looking Good Reply with quote

Looking Good, I am currently working on a X-wing Luke myself, is a wig needed for clearance?
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 22, 2018 2:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

rojo cinco wrote:
Come on! You almost done!!

🤣🤣 Ha ha. Thank you!
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 22, 2018 2:25 am    Post subject: Re: Looking Good Reply with quote

welshchris77 wrote:
Looking Good, I am currently working on a X-wing Luke myself, is a wig needed for clearance?


Not necessarily.

For 吐ace characters (named characters from the movies or other media) standards require you to have a similar hairstyle. Since I have a buzz cut I have to wear a wig for Luke.

How痴 your hair? Check out some of the other approved Lukes and see what they池e sporting on top of their lovely bonces.
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 22, 2018 3:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

A New Hopeful wrote:
UPDATE:

So I知 not joining the ranks yet.

Have been informed I need to bring in the shoulder seams so that the arm pockets sit higher than they currently do.

Hopefully, once that痴 done... 🤞🏻


You got this. I guess they are a little low in looking again, but if that's the only thing, that's not bad. It's always something.
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 22, 2018 3:56 pm    Post subject: Re: Looking Good Reply with quote

A New Hopeful wrote:
welshchris77 wrote:
Looking Good, I am currently working on a X-wing Luke myself, is a wig needed for clearance?


Not necessarily. For 吐ace characters (named characters from the movies or other media) standards require you to have a similar hairstyle. Since I have a buzz cut I have to wear a wig for Luke.

Hows your hair? Check out some of the other approved Lukes and see what they池e sporting on top of their lovely bonces.


I do a wig, too, since I have Rey hair. Wink

Still looking for the perfect one, for ANH (my pilot) and eventually (much harder find) for ROTJ so I can take off my Endor poncho and go Death Star. One day... Wink
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 22, 2018 5:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My ANH Luke wig came from CynthiasOneMerchant on Etsy.

I also have an ESB one coming from PoseWigs.com.

I致e found both resources to be pretty good.
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 24, 2018 2:12 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

A New Hopeful wrote:
My ANH Luke wig came from CynthiasOneMerchant on Etsy.

I also have an ESB one coming from PoseWigs.com.

I致e found both resources to be pretty good.


Thanks for the info. I might check those out. I really like Epic Cosplay for most of my wigs, as I've just had really good experiences with them in the past. Their Luke wig tutorial on YouTube is amazing, but I'm just not that skilled. I heard a rumor a while ago that someone on their staff is good at cutting and styling ROTJ Luke wigs, but haven't pursued that.

Pose is great, too.

For now, I'm actually using a very cheap wig that I styled and painted. It's working, but I'll likely upgrade eventually.
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:39 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

@wabbit89 Wig pics please!

Epic Cosplay sounds familiar. I知 sure I致e explored them in the past.
Will have to check them out again.
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 28, 2018 1:48 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

A New Hopeful wrote:
@wabbit89 Wig pics please!

Epic Cosplay sounds familiar. I知 sure I致e explored them in the past.
Will have to check them out again.


Profile costume pics. Wink
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 7:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I suppose this should really come under Snowspeeder, but here痴 my WIP Luke Dagobah X-Wing splashdown.

Aside from the (soon-to-be-addressed) flightsuit shoulder issue (not even visible here), think I have this all done.


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