Peter Alexander sleep wear

Australian sleep wear label Peter Alexander is known for their licensed theme collections – a few months ago saw the release of a Star Wars collection for sale in their stores in Australia and New Zealand. Including both men’s and women’s items, the garments featured characters from the Original trilogy.…

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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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New Star Wars bags at Thinkgeek

Thinkgeek has just released two new Star Wars handbags! One features an R2-D2 theme, the other has a Boba Fett theme. Priced at US$49.99 each, they measure approx 9″ tall, 12 1/2″ long and 7″ deep. I love the styling on these, a great addition to any Star Wars fan’s…

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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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Star Wars fabrics at Spotlight

Spotlight is a chain of stores in Australia and New Zealand that stocks fabrics – and recently released a collection of exclusive Star Wars designs on a range of fabrics including polar fleece, flannelette, poplin and drill. I made sure to grab supplies of my favourite designs – it was…

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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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