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FF:NSW Jedi Robe pattern...please help.

Discussion in 'Oceania Discussion Boards' started by Spikealike, Apr 15, 2002.

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  1. Spikealike

    Spikealike Jedi Youngling

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    Apr 15, 2002
    Hi everyone. I'm looking for a pattern to make a Jedi Robe or Cloak for the big "premiere night". If anyone can help me please drop me an email, I live in the Western Suburbs of Sydney.

    - Spikealike
    spikealike@ihug.com.au
     
  2. ROE_Biggs

    ROE_Biggs Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Mar 29, 2002
    if u have a spotlight near you simplicity pattern 8944 is the on we used.
     
  3. JediEnna

    JediEnna Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Nov 25, 2000
    There's a McCalls pattern called "Space Nomads"; with a little modification you can make a really authentic looking costume. I'll look up the pattern number for you when I get home.
     
  4. Spikealike

    Spikealike Jedi Youngling

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    Apr 15, 2002
    Thanks to you both for your reponses. What type of material did you use?
     
  5. Kalor_Voe

    Kalor_Voe Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Jul 10, 2000
    The proper stuff is cheesecloth.
     
  6. slaveone_2

    slaveone_2 Jedi Master star 5

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    Jul 1, 2001
    Edit: Bad info!

    I used an old blanket for my rug and cut it out. My mum wasnt too happy though. That or you can always use heavy cotton.
     
  7. ROE_Biggs

    ROE_Biggs Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Mar 29, 2002
    i cant remember what i used but its brown lol
     
  8. Ki-Bara-Mundi

    Ki-Bara-Mundi Jedi Master star 6

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    Nov 27, 2000
    Cheesecloth is for the tunic, isn't it Kalor?
     
  9. oblio_fett

    oblio_fett Jedi Youngling star 2

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    Apr 7, 2002
    go to www.padawansguide.com for ideas :)

    oblio
     
  10. JediEnna

    JediEnna Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Nov 25, 2000
    I used a really rough cheesecloth for the tunic and brown suede/velour type stuff for the robe (don't know the technical term). I couldn't find much that was heavier and you're talking a huge price jump for bying heavy cloak material. Still, People at a convention I wore it to said it was one of the more authentic costumes they'd seen.

    Still haven't got that pattern number sorry....
     
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