Outer Rim Recon – transmission 002

Outer Rim Recon - AT-AT bodycon dress by Black Milk Clothing

Today is the second transmission of ‘Outer Rim Recon’ – a recent addition to the categories here at The Kessel Runway, rounding up Star Wars fashion news and articles. Coverage includes topics like brand announcements, fan creations, and occasionally some of the fashion trends set by the amazing Star Wars actresses. If you have a new find, blog post or link you’d like to share, please let us know 🙂

Run Disney Dark Side event merchandise

Star Wars website Rebelscum has posted their gallery of the apparel and merchandise that was available at the expo during the Run Disney Star Wars Dark Side Half Marathon event weekend – check out the gallery here.

Imperial Officer chic dress

Bria from White Hot Room has made a gorgeous Imperial Officer-inspired dress, complete with rank badge. You can also check out her ‘Destroy the Resistance’ looks with fellow White Hot Room blogger Lin, very cool!

Customized Her Universe t-shirt

Instagram user lizabeeauty has shared a photo of her customised Her Universe ‘Ahsoka’s Journey’ t-shirt. As the shirt has a unisex cut, Elizabeth has given the tee a mini makeover – I love the tied fringe edge!

Star Wars style quiz

The Disney Style blog has posted a fun quiz about your Star Wars style! Is your personal style Light side, or Dark Side? Check out the quiz here.

Rey inspired Dapper Day outfit

Instagram user adventuresofadisnerd posted photos of her Rey inspired outfit to wear to Dapper Day at Walt Disney World. I think my favourite part is the fascinator – with light-up lightsabers!

Forbes article about female entrepreneurs

Ashley Eckstein and Her Universe are mentioned in this Forbes article titled ‘Women entrepreneurs are changing the face of the fan economy’. The article talks about the growing number of women creating and selling geek products at comic conventions, which is great.

Darth Vader themed outfit

Anna Prosser Robinson put together this Darth Vader inspired outfit, with items from Her Universe, Kay Jewelers, and Irregular Choice – she looks great!

Luke Skywalker inspired fashion sketch

Rebecca Brown from Morgandea Art posted this neat sketch of a Jedi Luke Skywalker inspired women’s outfit. It’s the first in her series, can’t wait to see more!

Dress inspired by Princess Leia in the metal bikini

Instagram user scruffyrebel has posted a few photos of her wearing a dress inspired by Princess Leia in the metal bikini, which was made by Her Universe Fashion Show winner Leetal Platt! She looks amazing – check out more photos here and here