Force Friday II date announced!

Exciting news was announced today on the official Star Wars website – the date for this years Force Friday event! Mark you calendars for Friday 1st September 2017, when companies around the world will officially launch their The Last Jedi merchandise! Attention, Star Wars fans: It’s time to make some room…

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StarWars.com interview with Kay Jewelers

The official Star Wars website has an interview article with Kay Jewelers about their Rogue One quartz necklaces. Inspired by Jyn Erso’s Kyber crystal necklace, Kay Jewelers created 2 jewelry versions – one in 14KT Rose gold with Diamonds, the other in 14K Rose Gold plated Sterling Silver. StarWars.com writer Kristin…

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Disney UK x Westfield fashion campaign

Disney UK and Westfield have partnered to bring fashion and Star Wars together in a new photoshoot campaign. The campaign was created by Ujin Lin and fashion photographer Andreas Sjodin, with new season fashion photographed alongside Star Wars characters. The photos appear on the Westfield website, social media, and within their UK shopping…

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Happy New Year 2017

It is January 1st 2017 here in New Zealand – Happy New Year! We are one of the first places in the world to see the new year – hello from the future! 😉 How do you plan to ring in the New Year – curled up on the sofa…

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The Galaxy has lost a Princess

Today, the galaxy has lost a princess – our beloved Carrie Fisher has passed away. Upon reading the news, I just froze, unable to process it, and then the tears came. She has had an immeasurable impact on my life, and I am very fortunate to have been able to meet…

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Rogue One is finally here!

Today’s the day, Rogue One is finally here! My husband and I have tickets to the invite-only press screening tonight here in New Zealand, which is very exciting! Then afterwards, we’ll be seeing it again at midnight with friends, of course 🙂 I’ll update this post soon with some non-spoiler…

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Happy 5th Anniversary SWTOR!

Today is the 5th anniversary of the launch of Star Wars: The Old Republic! On 13th December 2011, I was eagerly setting up my characters on the first early access day for fans who had pre-ordered the game. I was a huge fan of the original Knights of the Old Republic…

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StarWars.com interview with Columbia

The official Star Wars website has posted an interview with Columbia Sportswear director of apparel design Debra Criss. The interview features the newly released Rogue One jackets, where Debra also touched on a few points about Jyn Erso and female Star Wars fans – Read the full interview at StarWars.com And…

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Wear Star Wars Share Star Wars Day 2016

Today is 9th December here in New Zealand – Wear Star Wars Share Star Wars Day! This year is the seventh year the event has been run, encouraging fans to wear something Star Wars, and donate a Star Wars toy to a local charity collecting for children’s Christmas presents. The event was inspired by the…

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