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Discussion in 'Costuming and Props' started by Jedi_Jacen, Jan 20, 2001.

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  1. Jedi-Finney Jedi Master

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    yeah i guess mine just sucks! [face_plain]
  2. Azeem TFN Staff, Manager Emeritus

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    [link=http://www.azeem2000.com/images/jaxbig.jpg]This is my favorite picture of my Jax suit[/link]

  3. Jedi-Finney Jedi Master

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  4. Doright Jedi Knight

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    Nice work! Everyone!
  5. Mirax H TFN Costumes Staff

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    Azeem, your costume is awesome, even my husband thought it was very cool- maybe I could convince him to wear something like that. But I have to ask, who is Jax? Is he a character from the SW Comics?
  6. Master_Comyn Jedi Master

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    "Who is Jax?"
    Hehehehe

    "who is Jax?"
    Heh hehahahaha!

    Ahem...

    So, uh... who is Jax?
  7. Handyman Jedi Padawan

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    Greetings Everyone,

    Maybe I should let Azeem answer this, but here goes anyway...

    Carnor Jax is a former guardsman from Palpatine's elite Royal Guard in the DarkHorse comics series [link=http://www.theforce.net/comics/darkHorse/dhSer_crimEmp.shtml]Crimson Empire[/link]. Check out the cover of part one [link=http://www.theforce.net/comics/images/dhCovers/large/swce1.jpg]HERE[/link].

    Jax controls the Empire's ruling council for a while after ROTJ. His nemesis is another former guardsman named Kir Kanos.

    EDIT: [link=http://www.theforce.net/comics/images/dhCovers/large/swce3.jpg]THIS[/link] is my favorite of the covers. :D

    EDIT #2: BTW, the covers linked to above depict Kir Kanos. [link=http://www.theforce.net/comics/images/dhCovers/large/swce6.jpg]THIS[/link] cover shows Carnor Jax standing on top of Kanos.

    ALSO, that is one FANTASTIC Jax suit, Azeem! :cool:

    Hope this helps,
  8. The Larch Jedi Youngling

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    Great pics everybody! Guess it's time for me to contribute. Here's me in [link=http://www.knology.net/~jereid/images/jedi/el_0146.jpg]Jedi garb[/link] with an EL saber. Took it without a flash to get a glow out of the EL, it just looks white with the flash.
  9. Mirax H TFN Costumes Staff

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    Thanks Handyman! I figured it was a comic book character. Can anyone tell me where I can meet a nice buff guradsman like that or how to turn my hubby into one! Damn, those dudes are built! :) WooHoo!!
  10. Doright Jedi Knight

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    [link=http://www.geocities.com/doright36/saber1.htm]new saber[/link]


    here are a couple of pictures of a new saber I just finished making.


    Great robes Larch!
  11. Azeem TFN Staff, Manager Emeritus

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    Thanks for the comments folks :)

    The helmet is a DP royal guard helmet I modified and repainted.

    The robes are velvet/satin that my wife made. We are working on the Kir Kanos version next.
  12. The Larch Jedi Youngling

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    Thanks Doright! Not that you can really see anything in that pic. :) The robe was made by our very own ObiWannabe (well, she used to hang around here anyway). I "edited" the other parts together from mostly existing parts (karate gi, riding boots,...).

    That's a cool-looking saber you made. I have about five of those sink kn... er, I mean, pommels lying around. ;)
  13. Doright Jedi Knight

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    Ok.. here are pictures of me in my Jedi Robes. Thanks for all the help here everyone. :D

    [link=http://www.geocities.com/doright36/Robes.htm]My Jedi Robes[/link]


    The tunic is an old Karate uniform. I made the Sash and tabards myself. I did most of the Robe myself but my mom had to help me attach the hood [face_blush] Let's just say I had problems doing that part on my own and leave it at that shall we. The saber is one I made on my own.

    Thanks to everyone here who gave out helpful tips. :D



  14. Doright Jedi Knight

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  15. Doright Jedi Knight

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    pages are not uping tonight
  16. Doright Jedi Knight

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    I tried posting to this thread last night and the pages would not up. :confused: So I am trying again.
  17. Fanboy_Solo Jedi Youngling

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    You check out some pics of my Han Solo costume. [link=http://communities.msn.com/HanYoungJediNiagara/shoebox.msnw?albumlist=2]Click Here.[/link]

    They're at the bottom, after the pics of my room. And there are 2 pages, just to let you know.
  18. paulkenobijedi01 Jedi Youngling

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    hey Doright i like how you built all of you're sabers there cool one of them looks a bit like one of the sabers seen in AOTC.

    I wish i wasnt so dumb in costume makeing.............
  19. Doright Jedi Knight

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    Great Job Fanboy!



    paulkenobijedi01 It's really not that hard to make sabers. Some of mine I can do in a short amount of time. Well if you don't count waiting for paint to dry as part of your construction time. The sewing was stretching it for me a bit but my Mom was there to help. Hey, even a 30 year old can ask Mom for help sometimes.
  20. paulkenobijedi01 Jedi Youngling

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    i didnt say i was dumb at building lightsabers i'm trying to build one my self i was really talking about makeing Jedi Grab thats one thing i can't do.

    thank god for Rubies Deluex Costumes.............. someday ill try my luck but i know i'm gona screw up.
  21. paulkenobijedi01 Jedi Youngling

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    i didnt say i was dumb at building lightsabers i'm trying to build one my self i was really talking about makeing Jedi Grab thats one thing i can't do.

    thank god for Rubies Deluex Costumes.............. someday ill try my luck but i know i'm gona screw up.
  22. Doright Jedi Knight

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    I can understand that. Sewing is a lot harder than it looks. My hat is off to the folks here who do it so well.
  23. paulkenobijedi01 Jedi Youngling

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    You sure said it, i can't wait to get the Anakin Skywalker costume from Rubies thats one Bad @$$ Costume and the first costume i get that looks 100% jedi the last one i got was the crapy paint on Costume only 20% real Jedi Look. [face_plain]
  24. surlygirlie Manager Emeritus

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    Well, they're neither fancy nor schmancy, but [link=http://homepage.mac.com/surlygirlie]here[/link] is the link to my costume photo pages.

    Hopefully, things will expand a bit before long, as there are a few costumes that haven't made it on there yet...

    -sg
  25. Mirax H TFN Costumes Staff

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    WOW is all I can say. 2 months, 6-8 hrs a night embroidering. You have some amazing talents! Boy, I would love some day to beable to create something so amazing.
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