Royal guard helmet ideas/suggestions

Discussion in 'Raleigh, NC' started by joehahn000, Aug 11, 2003.

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  1. joehahn000 Jedi Master

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    o.k. I am finally going to make a coustume. I am going to make a royal guard. I have alredy got a robe but I need ideas for royal guards helmets. I will nedd something chepe (0-40$). so could you help me out?
  2. Jedi_Natalie Jedi Master

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    UniversalDestiny is the one to talk to about that - she has a full royal guard costume.
  3. spooky-kid Jedi Grand Master

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    I think those helmets are gonna be alot more than that. Trust me I've been trying to think of what costume I could start out with that's not that expensive. The cheapest thing so far seems to be an Imperial Scanning crew member.

    [face_devil]
  4. joehahn000 Jedi Master

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  5. spooky-kid Jedi Grand Master

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    probably around $200-If I was told correctly.You can get a hat from Sean for $20,2 patches for $6 each, grey junpsuit $?, belt $?,code cylinders$? and boots $?
  6. Jedi_Master_Kel Jedi Master

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    I to am interested in a Royal Guard costume. I have been pricing around. Look at ebay for the helmet. No matter what, it is probably going to run you somewhere between $75-$200 for the helmet.

    JMK
  7. Padawan311 Jedi Knight

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    I am slowly putting together a Clone Trooper costume. So far I just have the Rubies Helmet which I am customizing and adding things, painting ect. Its going to be a slow process, but I plan on having a full costume no later than the release of EP3.
  8. UniversalDestiny Jedi Master

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    Royal Guard helmets run anywhere in the Range of $120-300 each. Due to the fact that Don Post which made the most accurate helmet lost its license to Rubies. I can try to look on E-bay for you but I don't think I'll find that much.


  9. joehahn000 Jedi Master

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    Thanks. Ill loke on e-bay and see.
  10. joehahn000 Jedi Master

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    Does anybody recomend the vacuming technich to make my own helmet?
  11. UniversalDestiny Jedi Master

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  12. joehahn000 Jedi Master

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    I was thinking about trying raleigh creative custumes.


    Ya never know.
  13. TallonKaardgamer Jedi Master

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    Raleigh Creative Costumes only rents costumes, not for sale. Try Hughie and Louies' , 6017 Glenwood Ave. 783-5858. Once you get the helmet, the cloak is a chorus or graduation robe design. Cheapest way to go is get a pattern for a robe and buy red lycra material at Hancocks Fabrics for a couple of bucks and have your parental unit sew it.
  14. Boba_Fett_of_Nine Jedi Knight

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    I really wanna have my Storm Trooper gear in time for DragonCon 2004. That would be an awesome way to debut my gear!
  15. TallonKaardgamer Jedi Master

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    EBay has a lot of them for sale, or check with Sean and he'll hook you up with one. Be prepared to spend around $500 for a basic complete one.
  16. UniversalDestiny Jedi Master

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    Sean's your best bet when it comes to TK Armor.

    -UD
  17. joehahn000 Jedi Master

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    Tallon, i bought some stuff for a leglolas costumes at creative costumes did they change?

    Dose the other store have royal guard helmets?

    Edit:what are there hours
  18. TallonKaardgamer Jedi Master

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    When you say stuff, was it small stuff like assessories? They do sell things to go on the side, like staffs, earrings, etc, but as far as I know they only rent costumes, but that was last year in Dec. when I was looking for LOTR stuff myself. Maybe they've changed since then. I'd call each of the places and ask first. :)
  19. joehahn000 Jedi Master

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    They sold me a cloke wig ow and arrow and littel asscisories. I went there and check some stuff out 100 for the mask.
  20. TallonKaardgamer Jedi Master

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