Rebel Legion http://newsite.rebellegion.com Costuming. Community. Charity. Tue, 06 Feb 2018 19:12:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.4 Poe Dameron (The Last Jedi) http://newsite.rebellegion.com/poe-dameron-the-last-jedi/ Thu, 01 Feb 2018 17:20:02 +0000 http://newsite.rebellegion.com/?p=657811 Continue reading ]]>

CHARACTER DESCRIPTION

Poe Dameron was a human male pilot who served as a captain in the New Republic and, later, the Resistance during its conflict with the First Order. (Source Wookieepedia)


REQUIRED ITEMS:

1. Jacket:

Dark brown field jacket.

1. Poe’s jacket appears to be constructed of either dark brown waxed or coated tightly woven cotton or an ultra-thin waxy leather or leather-like fabric. Waxed cotton is preferred.

a. If it is cotton it should have a sheen and some crispness

b. If it is leather, it should be thin enough to have crisp corners and flat seams

2. The jacket length should fall to the point of the hip, or midway between the crotch and the belt

3. The sleeves are cuffed just above the wrist and extend to the middle of the hand

4. The jacket has two pockets on either side of the chest with flaps and mitered corners at the bottom with double rows of topstitching on pockets and flaps

5. The front of the jacket features two seams on opposite sides of the pocket running the length of the front with double rows of topstitching

6. There is a seam running diagonally across the shoulder of the front of the jacket from armpit to the collar with double rows of topstitching

7. The right side placket has a seam that holds 6 alternating buckles in place. The left side placket is the mirror image of the right with the alternating hardware on the inside facing. The plackets should be edge-stitched

8. The jacket has a mandarin collar approximately 1 – 1.5” in length and is edge stitched

9. Jacket hardware consists of 6 sets of alternating double hook and eye closures similar in appearance to lift-off hinges. The “male” piece features two hooks facing outward. The “female” piece features two slots. Both pieces are approximately 1”- 1.25” inches long

10. The back of the jacket has a center seam and two seams curving from under the arms to the bottom of the jacket with double rows of topstitching on each

11. The bottom is hemmed with a single him approximately 1”-1.25” from the bottom. Extending from the front placket seams

12. Resistance Emblem – Poe has an Alliance starbird shoulder sleeve insignia The insignia is circle approximately 3 – 3.25” in diameter. The insignia is a dark red printed or painted starbird design on a white/of white circle. The insignia should be weathered

2. Shirt:

1. Natural, ecru, or very light tan color long-sleeved shirt with standing/Mandarin collar, worn tucked into the pants.

a. Front has a rectangular bib with seams on the bottom and both sides which continue down to bottom of hem

b. The corners on the upper sides of the bib open diagonally, creating flaps when open

c. Double rows of topstitching in each seam on the front-bib and placket

3. Trousers:

Utility trousers.

a. Poe’s utility trousers are brown and can have dark olive undertones. Pant color should be lighter than the jacket

b. The trouser feature Patch utility pockets on either side that extend upward to form the belt loops

c. There should be no pockets in the back

d. There is a riding seam on the back of the pants which is recommended but not required

4. Boots:

1. The boots are a calf high black or brown dyed to black boot, featuring a Velcro strap at the top and a vertical zipper on the inside. Boots have a flat sole

2. The screen worn boots are Po-Zu Well 2 boots, boots should be as close a match as possible if not the screen worn boots. Some Po-Zu boots have logos stamped on them. Every effort should be made to make that logo less pronounced

5. Belt & holster:

Poe has a leather or leather-like belt and holster rig in a tan to British tan in color.

1. Poe’s belt is approximately 1.75” in width with a rectangular buckle. Buckle measures approx. 2″ x 3-1/4″

2. Poe’s Holster should hang from a single loop on the right side and drop to just above the knee

3. The holster itself folds over the Glie-44 pistol from right to left

4. The right side of the holster has a U-shaped cut-out at the front fold, resulting in two straps that extend across the face of the holster to the opposite side. The underfold extend above the upper fold by about ½” to ¾”

5. The holster is secured by a leg strap approximately ½ – ¾” in width. The leg strap is secured two overlapping strap keepers

6. There upper part of the holster features three loops in tan to natural cotton canvas webbing with three “energy pellet” greeblies, just below the beltling

7. Additionally, the remaining part of the holster “drop” is divided equally with three lines of white horizontal stitching

6. Hair/facial hair:

The applicant should be clean shaven or “5 o’clock shadow” and have a similar hairstyle.


COSTUME RESOURCES

  1. Rebel Commanders Detachment forum

Standard reviewed and approved by the Costume Standards Committee: 1 February 2018

PLEASE NOTE: The costume standards are a guide, yet are not an all inclusive outline of required elements. The judges will be looking for quality of workmanship, accurate execution and use of materials in addition to these general standards check lists. If you have a question about fabrics, colours, and parts choices for your build please contact the Detachment Officer for your category about parts/materials you are considering before you start your build, or post a ‘Work in Progress’ (WIP) thread on the forum. (LCJ listing here)




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    Amilyn Holdo http://newsite.rebellegion.com/amilyn-holdo/ Tue, 30 Jan 2018 18:59:47 +0000 http://newsite.rebellegion.com/?p=657800 Continue reading ]]>

    CHARACTER DESCRIPTION

    Amilyn Holdo was a human female from the planet Gatalenta. In her youth, Holdo served in the Apprentice Legislature of the Imperial Senate, where she became acquainted with Princess Leia Organa of Alderaan. During her time in the Apprentice Legislature, Holdo became friends with Organa, who confided with her about involvement with the rebellion against the Galactic Empire.(Source Wookieepedia)


    REQUIRED ITEMS:

    1. Dress:

    Made from a puce colored jersey or stretch fabric with exceptional draping quality. The fabric should stay in the color range of puce that appears brown but during movement can shift in puce color range to a muted purple (see Pantone 19-1518).

    Accurate neck piece *The neck piece is closely fitted to the neck *It should be gathered and drape down into the front of the dress *It should have two flat back panels that lay flat against each other and close with either an invisible zipper or hooks. If hooks are used, there should be no gaps in the back *It should allow for both collarbones to show

    Oversized hood *Hood should drape to the bottom of the buttocks *Hood should be no wider than your back and not reach over the shoulder *Hood should have multiple drapes to it to match the reference *The hood should have a separate long, gathered matching piece of fabric that drapes to the floor, or no more than 1 inch off the floor, attached to the left shoulder

    Dress *The dress should have side seams and a center seam in back *The neckline should be wide and draped across the chest, leaving collarbones open, and the draped ends should tuck over the shoulder and back under the hood *The dress should be floor length *Sleeves are long and fitted

    2. Shoes/boots:

    Boots should be at least over the ankle and be covered in the same/similar fabric and color as the dress. The toe of the boot should be slightly rounded and a conservative/chunky heel.

    3. Hair:

    Hair should be styled as seen on screen and in reference photos. Color should be muted purple in color. Applicant can use either a wig or can color and style their own hair.

    4. Jewellery/accessories:

    Jewellery should match the look and feel of screen used items. Applicant must have the silver semi circular “tiara” at the back of the hair as seen on screen. Applicant must have two silver cuff bracelets with angular cut outs and should be proportional to the wearer and can fall in a range of approx. 4-5″ depending on arm length. Applicant must have silver earrings that are semi circular at the ear with small light purple stones that dangle from the bottom. Applicant can have one or both of the rings. One is oval, gold, and has a pink-ish stone and the other is round, silver, with opalescent stones. Close ups of jewellery and accessories can be viewed on page 40 of the Visual Dictionary from “The Last Jedi”.

    OPTIONAL ITEMS:

    1. DDC Defender 5 blaster

    2. Nail polish to match screen colour.


    COSTUME RESOURCES

    1. Rebel Commanders Detachment forum

    Standard reviewed and approved by the Costume Standards Committee: 29 January 2018

    PLEASE NOTE: The costume standards are a guide, yet are not an all inclusive outline of required elements. The judges will be looking for quality of workmanship, accurate execution and use of materials in addition to these general standards check lists. If you have a question about fabrics, colours, and parts choices for your build please contact the Detachment Officer for your category about parts/materials you are considering before you start your build, or post a ‘Work in Progress’ (WIP) thread on the forum. (LCJ listing here)




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    Rebel Marine (Scarif) http://newsite.rebellegion.com/rebel-marine-scarif/ Wed, 24 Jan 2018 10:10:32 +0000 http://newsite.rebellegion.com/?p=657767 Continue reading ]]>

    CHARACTER DESCRIPTION

    The Rebel Marines feature in the Battle of Scarif. The Battle of Scarif was the first major battle fought in 0 BBY between the Alliance to Restore the Republic and the Galactic Empire, marking the beginning of the five-year Galactic Civil War. (Source Wookieepedia)


    REQUIRED ITEMS:

    1. Headgear:

    Variation A

    Hoth-style soft cap in coyote brown or blue with replica communication device and tactical goggles. Replica communication device must be proportional to the wearer. Goggles may have clear, smoke, or yellow tinted lenses.

    Variation B

    M1-style helmet with tan cloth helmet cover, and green or dark grey replica outer ring. Cloth helmet cover should have ribbed strip on the top that does not extend past the replica outer ring. Screen accurate logo may be placed on front left of replica outer ring. Rubber band circling outer ring, flashlight, and pill box may be present but are optional.

    Variation C

    AN-H-15 cloth cap (or replica) and green or dark grey “donut” rigid outer ring. A ribbed strip on the top and cloth bill should be present on the cloth cap. Screen accurate logo may be placed on front left of replica outer ring.

    Variation D

    Accurate helmet with rounded front, pointed back, and five ridges along the top (Eskro Casrich-style, see Rogue One Visual Dictionary). Screen accurate logo may be placed on front left of helmet.

    2. Torso:

    -Choose one variation-

    Variation A

    Zip-up canvas jacket in khaki, brown, or dark blue with military style stand collar. Sleeves should have row of tan stripes from shoulder to cuff. Stripes should be approximately 1.5 inches in width.

    -AND-

    M69-style flak vest in dark blue, brown, or tan with accurate greeblie on upper left chest, color matching pouch on left chest below the greeblie, and adjustment strapping. Optional color detail on right shoulder may be present in yellow or red and white.

    Variation B

    Russian Gorka top type III (button down) or IV (pullover) of olive-green fabric with brown reinforcement panels.

    -AND-

    U.S. Medium Olive Drab Nylon Grenade Vest, dyed black with yellow detail on the two grenade pouches on the upper right shoulder. The grenade pocket tabs, grenade pocket edge tape, and the vest’s edge tape are painted brown.

    -OR-

    Sten Machine Carbine Magazine sash-style bandolier.

    Variation C

    Pullover canvas jacket with Velcro neck closure in blue or khaki. Left sleeve has two pouches half way between the shoulder and elbow. Right sleeve has accurate emblem at the shoulder.

    -AND-

    Screen accurate, open-backed vest in brown or dark blue with accurate greeblie on left chest and yellow detail on upper right chest. Greeblie on lower right chest may be present but is optional.

    3. Pants:

    BDU-style pants in chocolate, coyote brown, khaki, or dark blue with cargo pocket on each outer thigh. Pants may have accurate padding sewn in to knees. Pant legs are worn inside the boots.

    4. Belt:

    PLCE belt in tan or olive. Belt closure should be roll pin-style or silver buckle with accurate greeblie.

    5. Boots:

    Chelsea-style boot in brown or black leather (can be suede). No visible laces.

    6. Gaiters:

    -Choose one variation-

    Variation A

    Swiss military-style leather gaiters with three straps across the back and one that goes under the arch of the boot.

    Variation B

    Anklet-style cuff.

    Gaiters should match boot color regardless of style.

    OPTIONAL ITEMS:

    1. Black sniper scarf

    2. Sterling SMG magazine carrier bandolier

    3. Sten Machine Carbine Magazine bandolier

    4. Olive French three grenade pouch

    5. Olive drab military satchel or pouch

    6. Greek Thompson mag pouch with accurate tubes filling the pouch

    7. Field ration pouch with accurate emblem

    8. Beige gauntlets with accurate greeblie on the left wrist

    9. Blaster: (Unless local laws prohibit or strongly discourage carrying anything that looks like a firearm)

    a) A-300 in carbine, rifle, or sniper configuration

    b) DH-17


    COSTUME RESOURCES

    1. RAID Detachment forum

    Standard reviewed and agreed by the Costume Standards Committee: 22 January 2018

    PLEASE NOTE: The costume standards are a guide, yet are not an all inclusive outline of required elements. The judges will be looking for quality of workmanship, accurate execution and use of materials in addition to these general standards check lists. If you have a question about fabrics, colours, and parts choices for your build please contact the Detachment Officer for your category about parts/materials you are considering before you start your build, or post a ‘Work in Progress’ (WIP) thread on the forum. (LCJ listing here)




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    Niima Outpost http://newsite.rebellegion.com/niima-outpost/ Mon, 18 Dec 2017 17:17:05 +0000 http://newsite.rebellegion.com/?p=657742 Serving UAE  Commanding Officer (CO): :NiimaOCO: Executive Officer (XO): :NiiXO: Continue reading ]]> Serving UAE 

    Commanding Officer (CO): eduardocintron (Eduardo Cintron)
    Executive Officer (XO): scollins02 (Simon Collins)

     

    EXTERNAL LINKS

     




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    Middle East http://newsite.rebellegion.com/middle-east/ Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:20:04 +0000 http://newsite.rebellegion.com/?p=657739



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    Helvetica Base http://newsite.rebellegion.com/helvetica-base/ Thu, 14 Dec 2017 04:22:37 +0000 http://newsite.rebellegion.com/?p=657735 Serving Switzerland  Commanding Officer (CO): :SwissOCO: Executive Officer (XO): :SwissOXO: Continue reading ]]>
    Serving Switzerland 

    Commanding Officer (CO): Ritin Kornas (Thibaut R)
    Executive Officer (XO): Kibake (Kirsty Baker)

     

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    Crait Outpost http://newsite.rebellegion.com/crait-bolivia-outpost/ Sun, 03 Dec 2017 19:20:48 +0000 http://newsite.rebellegion.com/?p=657722 Serving Bolivia  Commanding Officer (CO): :BoliviaOCO: Executive Officer (XO): :BoliviaOXO:   Continue reading ]]> Serving Bolivia 

    Commanding Officer (CO): ShaakLin (Linda Ramirez Gonzales)
    Executive Officer (XO): ianvic (Victor Hugo Coria Z)

     

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    SWTOR Humble Hero style Jedi Robes http://newsite.rebellegion.com/swtor-humble-hero-style-jedi-robes/ Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:22:46 +0000 http://newsite.rebellegion.com/?p=657705 The Jedi Order is the ancient peacekeeping organization of those sensitive to the Force, mainly the light side, dedicated to protecting the Galactic Republic. Its philosophies and objectives are considered the direct opposite to that of the Sith Order. Continue reading ]]>

    CHARACTER DESCRIPTION

    The Jedi Order is the ancient peacekeeping organization of those sensitive to the Force, mainly the light side, dedicated to protecting the Galactic Republic. Its philosophies and objectives are considered the direct opposite to that of the Sith Order.

    It is governed by the Jedi Council and led by the Grand Master. Jedi Order activities are officially outside the Senate’s jurisdiction; unofficially, the Jedi Council prefers to be in harmony with the Senate’s wishes, and avoid a threat to their independence from Senate action

    (Source: Star Wars: The Old Republic Wiki)


    REQUIRED ITEMS:

    1. Vest:

    Pale tan in color and should match stole. Sleeveless. Overlaps in the front above the sash and extends approximately 1” below the crotch.

    2. Pants:

    Green in color and should match shirt. No visible pleats or pockets.

    3. Shirt:

    Green in color and should match pants. Should be fit, but loose, in arms. Must include bib, cuffs, and a stand-up tab-collar.

    4. Stole:

    Pale tan in color and should match vest. Falls to edge of vest.

    5. Belt:

    Brown leather (or leather-like) belt with octagon metallic-looking buckle, attached Luke-style lightsaber hook, and d-ring.

    Belt Pouch: Long box pouch with silver snap located on belt behind right hip. Color should match belt.

    6. Boots:

    Brown leather (or leather-like boots) with no visible laces. Boots may zip up inside of the leg. Shaft should extend at least to mid-calf but below the knee.

    7. Gloves:

    Brown, wrist-length, leather (or leather-like) gloves are worn.

    8. Sash:

    Natural in color and no wider than twice the width of the belt. Worn under belt. Should close in middle of back.

    9. Lightsaber:

    (No toy sabers, no movie hero sabers, no Ultimate FX short saber). The lightsaber may be a static prop (hilt-only). Metal hilt lightsabers are preferred, though custom lightsabers constructed of other materials are permitted. Attached blade(s), LED lights, and sound effects, are allowed but not required. Blade colors accepted are: blue, green, yellow, orange, white and violet. No red, pink, or black blades. Double-blade sabers are allowed.

    OPTIONAL ITEMS:

    You must have at least three items from the following list for formal status:

    Sash Attachment: Lightsaber hook and d-ring attach to the belt through the sash.

    Belt Adornments: Circle indentation to left of buckle and two silver snaps to right of buckle.

    Belt Buckle: Belt Buckle has a notch cut in the left side of the buckle.

    Belt Pouch Adornment: Belt Pouch includes a folded leather greeblie attached inside the pouch matching the reference pictures.

    Boot Gaiters: Boots have a separate gaiter located over them to give them the appropriate height.

    Saber Attachment: If lightsaber is worn on the belt, it attaches behind the saber clip and D-Ring.


    COSTUME RESOURCES

    1. Jedi Detachment forum

    Author: Jason Ellenburg (Volund Starfire)
    Standard reviewed and agreed by the Costume Standards Committee: 7 June 2017

    PLEASE NOTE: The costume standards are a guide, yet are not an all inclusive outline of required elements. The judges will be looking for quality of workmanship, accurate execution and use of materials in addition to these general standards check lists. If you have a question about fabrics, colours, and parts choices for your build please contact the Detachment Officer for your category about parts/materials you are considering before you start your build, or post a ‘Work in Progress’ (WIP) thread on the forum. (LCJ listing here)




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    Luke Skywalker (Jedi-Bendu) from Dark Horse Comics http://newsite.rebellegion.com/luke-skywalker-jedi-bendu-from-dark-horse-comics/ Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:43:43 +0000 http://newsite.rebellegion.com/?p=657697 Continue reading ]]>

    CHARACTER DESCRIPTION

    Luke Skywalker was a Force-sensitive human male Jedi Master who was instrumental in defeating the Galactic Empire and the Sith during the Galactic Civil War.

    (Source: Wookieepedia)


    REQUIRED ITEMS:

    1. Tunic:

    Cream-colored tunic:

    – functional bib opening in front, visible silver buttons

    – brown line on bib opening

    – brown collar

    – brown cloak: brown cloak attaching ob the shoulders and 3/4 length (just above the boots at the longest) and Bell shaped on the bottom. The brown cloak is attached at the collar of the shirt. The two are basically one piece.

    2. Pants:

    Cream-colored pants with brown line on sides.

    3. Shirt:

    V shape brown shirt.

    4. Balaclava:

    Brown Jedi-Bendu balaclava with proper shape. Bendu balaclava should be leather.

    5. Bet:

    Brown leather belt with gun holster. All silver parts needs to be included (belt buckle, lightsaber holder, holster buckle). Brown leather belt in the same style Luke’s ESB belt with appropriate holster for the blasters.

    6. Boots:

    Brown leather knee high boots without any zippers.

    7. Gloves:

    Brown leather gloves.

    8. Weapons:

    The Star Wars style vintage lightsaber and blaster.

    9. Hair:

    White colored beard and hair

    OPTIONAL ITEMS:

    1. Blue contact lenses.


    COSTUME RESOURCES

    1. Jedi Detachment forum

    Auhor: Blair(Vlastimil Sprta)
    Standard reviewed and agreed by the Costume Standards Committee: 7 June 2017

    PLEASE NOTE: The costume standards are a guide, yet are not an all inclusive outline of required elements. The judges will be looking for quality of workmanship, accurate execution and use of materials in addition to these general standards check lists. If you have a question about fabrics, colours, and parts choices for your build please contact the Detachment Officer for your category about parts/materials you are considering before you start your build, or post a ‘Work in Progress’ (WIP) thread on the forum. (LCJ listing here)




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    Rebel Vanguard (Battlefront game 2004) http://newsite.rebellegion.com/rebel-vanguard-battlefront-game-2004/ Sat, 25 Nov 2017 20:00:27 +0000 http://newsite.rebellegion.com/?p=657681 Continue reading ]]>

    CHARACTER DESCRIPTION

    The Rebel Vanguard features in the Star Wars Battlefront game in 2004. (Source Battlefront Wiki)


    REQUIRED ITEMS:

    1. Helmet:

    Black/dark front “visor up” version is required-smoke colored visor down not acceptable. Antenna on comm box optional.

    2. Shirt:

    Light grey long-sleeve shirt- regular fold-over pointed collar, and no visible fasteners.

    3. Gloves:

    Brown leather work gloves with small flared cuff.

    4. Vest:

    Black, should be Endor-style waist length with capped sleeves and 4 cargo pockets on the front of the vest (2 on each side) with no pockets in the back.

    5. Pants:

    Color can range from khaki to chocolate brown – plain with no cargo pockets.

    6. Belt:

    2″ wide olive webbing belt with an ALICE buckle and three olive green canvas belt pouches.

    7. Boots:

    Black boots with grey gaiters that cover the shaft of the boot from ankle to mid-calf. Top of gaiter has a tan strap and no laces.

    8. Blaster:

    DL44 or DH 17.

    OPTIONAL ITEMS:

    1. Bazooka HH-15

    2. Thermal detonators (spherical Boushh kind – Pandemic)

    3. HX3 Mines

    4. olive drab/green holster


    COSTUME RESOURCES

    1. RAID Detachment forum

    Standard reviewed by the Costume Standards Committee: 25 November 2017

    PLEASE NOTE: The costume standards are a guide, yet are not an all inclusive outline of required elements. The judges will be looking for quality of workmanship, accurate execution and use of materials in addition to these general standards check lists. If you have a question about fabrics, colours, and parts choices for your build please contact the Detachment Officer for your category about parts/materials you are considering before you start your build, or post a ‘Work in Progress’ (WIP) thread on the forum. (LCJ listing here)




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