Review – Weingeroff 1977 necklaces

My first vintage Star Wars purchase for my wardrobe was the R2-D2 and C-3PO necklaces made by Weingeroff Ent. Providence, R.I. (licensed by Factors Etc, Inc) in 1977. They are amongst the first ever Star Wars merchandise – they feature the 20th Century Fox copyright details, with no mention of Lucasfilm. They were made in…

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Her Universe jewelry sale!

Her Universe has launched a quick fire sale on all their jewelry – 30% off! That includes their ‘My Hero R2’ and ‘Darth Vader’ collections – sale finishes 12am pst today, so be quick! No code required, the discount will be applied at checkout. We appreciate your support and business…

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Her Universe Fashion Show 2014

At San Diego Comic Con in July 2014, Her Universe, Hot Topic and Nerdist Industries held the first ever ‘Her Universe Fashion Show’. From the Her Universe blog announcement – “Geek Couture” has invaded the runways of mainstream fashion shows in New York and London this year, with Star Wars-infused…

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R2-D2 handbag by Loungefly

As I mentioned in my earlier post on Loungefly’s Star Wars collection, their R2-D2 bag wasn’t amongst those now available on Loungefly.com. Questions on the Facebook page were answered with ‘coming in January’ – and now we have a full promotional image of the bag, via Loungefly’s Instagram – I…

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Two new tops at Thinkgeek

Thinkgeek has added two new women’s tops to their website – a t-shirt with a fun take on Admiral Ackbar’s famous line (US$19.99), and a tank top featuring The Empire Strikes Back comic art by Al Williamson (US$24.99). I love that tank top, I’ve added it to my every-growing Thinkgeek wish…

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Review – We Love Fine X Goldie

As I mentioned in this post about the fantastic We Love Fine x Goldie collection, I quickly ordered my favourites as soon as they were released! Trying to limit my spending, I choose my three favourite pieces from the collection, The Empire Strikes Back skirt, Death Star Battle Scene dress. I’ll probably…

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