Star Wars Costumes by Brandon AlingerStar Wars Costumes by Brandon Alinger

Star Wars Costumes

byBrandon AlingerForeword byJohn Mollo, Aggie Rodgers

Hardcover | October 28, 2014

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Who can forget the first time Darth Vader marched onto Princess Leia's ship, in his black cape and mask? Or the white hard-body suit of the stormtroopers? Or Leia's outfit as Jabba's slave? These costumes-like so many that adorned the characters of that galaxy far, far away-have become iconic. For the first time, the Lucasfilm Archives is granting full access to the original costumes of episodes IV, V, and VI, allowing them to be revealed in never-before-seen detail. In over 200 new costume photographs, sketches, and behind-the-scenes photos and notes, based on new interviews, fans will get a fresh perspective on the creation of the clothes and costume props that brought these much-loved characters to life. Star Wars Costumes: The Original Trilogy affords both new and longtime Star Wars fans an intimate look at the unforgettable costumes from this classic series.
Brandon Alinger is currently the chief operations officer of the Los Angeles branch of The Prop Store of London, the industry leader in movie props and costumes. He lives in Los Angeles. John Mollo made his debut as a costume designer on Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope . He went on to create the costume designs for Star Wars: Episo...
Title:Star Wars CostumesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:232 pages, 13 × 9.5 × 1 inPublished:October 28, 2014Publisher:BECKER & MAYERLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1452138052

ISBN - 13:9781452138053


Editorial Reviews

If you're a hardcore fan of Star Wars or filmmaking, or if you're considering creating a costume of your own for cosplay or Halloween or just wandering the streets of Mos Eisley, this book is a must-read." -Big Shiny Robot"This book is a cosplayer's delight. If you or your kids have any interest at all in dressing up like a character from the original Star Wars trilogy, the photos, images, and information in this book will help guide your creations extremely well.It is a perfect gift for Star Wars fans, cosplayers, and those interested in costume and design; this book is the ultimate resource."-GeekMom"