Four Years Ago Today – The Kessel Runway

Today marks the 4th birthday of The Kessel Runway. While the website went live in December 2014, it was several months earlier that it truly started. After playing with the idea for a Star Wars fashion blog for some time, I had been trying to come up with a good…

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Interview with Body Vibe Jewelry Designer

Today’s behind-the-scenes interview article features a conversation with the head designer for the Body Vibe x Star Wars jewelry range, Rob Booth. Ever since the launch of their Star Wars jewelry range, Body Vibe has been one of my favourite all-time Star Wars fashion brands. Many of my go-to Star Wars…

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Full Teaser Trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story

The full teaser trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story is finally here! After a 45 second teaser yesterday, this new trailer gives us much clearer looks at the main characters and their costumes. Also, we finally have official confirmation of Emilia Clarke’s character name – Qi’ra! Which looks are…

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Solo Teaser Trailer and New Costume Images

The first teaser trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story has finally arrived! It is so exciting to get our first official look at the film, and also our first look at the outfits! Of special interest is of course the character played by actress Emilia Clarke – she is…

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TKR Interview with ThinkGeek’s Apparel Buyer

Today’s behind-the-scenes interview article features a conversation with the women’s apparel buyer for ThinkGeek, Jennifer Yi. ThinkGeek is the first place I check for fantastic women’s Star Wars fashion – their range includes items from Mighty Fine, Body Vibe, Nixon, Bioworld and more. ThinkGeek often has exclusive Star Wars fashion…

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Happy New Year – 2018

It is January 1st 2018 here in New Zealand – Happy New Year! 2017 was a fantastic year for women’s Star Wars fashion – so many of our favourite brands released fabulous Star Wars fashion, as well as many new brands launching tie-in collections to celebrate the release of The…

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Remembering Carrie Fisher – One Year On

One year ago today, Carrie Fisher passed away. I want to spend today reflecting on Carrie, even though as the day approached I knew it would be tough emotionally. I remember the moment I read the news online, and couldn’t hold back the tears. Even now, I can’t help but…

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Happy Holidays from The Kessel Runway!

Today is Christmas Day here in New Zealand – Happy Holidays! I hope you all have a wonderful time with family and friends – and find some gorgeous Star Wars fashion under the Christmas tree! 2017 was an exciting year, and though personally it had a lot of ups and…

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Star Wars Actresses on the TLJ Red Carpet

The red carpet premiere for The Last Jedi was a fantastic event, filled with celebrities, a giant Imperial Walker, some very lucky fans, and of course, our favourite actresses! Here’s a look at some of the red carpet fashion from the event. While on the red carpet, the Star Wars…

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Christian Louboutin at the TLJ Premiere

One of the highlights of red carpet premiere of The Last Jedi was the interview with shoe designer Christian Louboutin. The Star Wars Show host Andi Guetierrez talked to Christian Louboutin about Star Wars shoe designs he created, his collaboration with Lucasfilm, and his signature red colour. The red carpet…

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