In times of lockdown and social distancing, May the 4th social events turn into stay-at-home parties with Star Wars costumes and themed activities.
Whether you choose to do a Star Wars movie marathon or join a Star Wars Zoom party, you can always bring the force with you with a Star wars costume. See our list below of these for our list of 17 Easy DIY Star Wars Costumes you can sew for your May the 4th at home party.
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1. Rey Skywalker Star Wars Outfit
This easy homemade Star Wars costume is all about the wow effect! Details from the top and the pants to the cuff and the detached sleeves are simply spot on. The Ray costume tutorial video is a perfect example of how to sew an identical ensemble of your favorite character.
2. Girl Droid Star Wars Costumes
Including your kids and young siblings in the dress-up fun for May the 4th is always a great idea. This adorable droid-inspired take on Star Wars costumes for girls got you covered. Are you ready to recreate the BB8 and R2D2 dresses?
3. Darth Sidious Sith Robe
Channel the villainous energy and embrace the Dark side with a robe, inspired by Emperor Palpatine (Dart Sidious). The force is strong with this homemade Star Wars costume design. Check out the Sith robe sewing pattern with instructions.
4. Ewok Hood DIY Project
The Ewok hood is one of the most simple Star Wars costumes to make for your kid or toddler. Even though this is not a full-on outfit, it will do the trick and capture the hearts of your social media followers. This cute and adorable clothing piece comes with an easy to follow Ewok hood tutorial.
5. DIY Jar Jar Binks Hat
Funny Star Wars costumes with a notch of cuteness are golden! This is a Jar Jar accessory for dedicated fans who want to dress up for the occasion but also try not to overdo the look. The plushy Jar Jar Binks hat suits perfectly both adults and children.
6. Finn Star Wars Attire
Finn is one of the most iconic characters from the latest Star Wars series. The deserted stormtrooper's attire is easy to recreate, as you barely need to buy any extra supplies you do not have at home already. What's best, Finn's Star Wars outfit works great with essential everyday clothes, no need to do extreme embellishments.
7. Dart Vader Kids Costume
One of the most demanded boy Star Wars costumes is the Dart Vader one. The character of the Dark Side Anakin Skywalker is a favorite of all generations. No wonder children are stoked to have the opportunity to put on his black costume. Working on this Dart Vader costume for kids takes a lot of time and dedication, but the end result is stunning!
8. Jedi Master’s Robe
Every grown-up fan of Star Wars wanted to become a Jedi at one point in their lifetime. It's never too late to make it happen with this authentically themed robe! Are you ready to awaken the Force? It's never been easier to opt for a complete Jedi look.
9. Luke Skywalker Costume For Kids
Luke is an adored Star Wars character that many kids look up to. So turning your little boy into their childhood hero gets the excitement off the charts and surely grants parenting bonus points. The Luke Skywalker costume is an easy-to-sew project that will break the boring home routine of your child, and make May the 4th unforgettable.
10. C-3PO No-Sew Star Wars Costume
See-Threepio Star Wars costumes are extremely crafty and difficult to make. Even on Star Wars conventions and cosplay events, you would rarely see someone dressed as the smarty robot. But this should not get you discouraged! With proper guidance, you can totally craft and rock an awesome C-3PO attire.
11. Chewbacca DIY Outfit For Kids
Making a Chewbacca outfit for your kids seems like a difficult task. But is it? All you need is a few yards of synthetic fur and you can get to sewing. Little fans would go crazy about impersonating their favorite Wookie in a furry Chewbacca costume.
12. Epic Han Solo Costume
It's time to invite the infamous smuggler and rogue to your Star Wars day home party! You or your kid would love to dress up as the legendary Han Solo.
13. Princess Leia Dress
This classic and memorable Princess Leia costume is one of the easiest ones to make at home. The white Star Wars outfit is famous with its long flowy sleeves and beautiful silver-colored belt.
14. Kylo Ren Cosplay
Our favorite Star Wars villain from the latest trilogy series is Kylo Ren. The Sith Lord's costume is a superb choice that would bring your family to the Dark side to have cookies on May the 4th. The First Order has risen!
15. Adorable Yoda Costume
The do it yourself Yoda costume is a classic for Star Wars parties. Especially when the small Jedi master is actually an adorable little kid. Are you ready to embrace the neverending trend of handmade Yoda costumes at home? Your kid sure is.
16. Cute BB8 Star Wars Costume For Toddlers
Get your little sunshine rolling for Star Wars day in this creative BB8 costume! Inspired by the character from the Star Wars sequel trilogy, the cute apparel is spot on for a family celebration at home. Your toddler will become the most charming droid in the Galaxy!
BONUS: No-Sew Stormtrooper Star Wars Outfit
Crafting a high-quality Stormtrooper costume is challenging because of all the design elements you need to consider. The good news is, you can follow a detailed tutorial on how to achieve an authentic Stormtrooper look.
Improve your mood on May the 4th by dressing up as your favorite character! With so many Star Wars costume ideas to choose from, you are free to organize the best stay-at-home party with your family, kids or/and quarantine buddies.
Which of these costume ideas for Star Wars Day were your favorite? Let us know in the comment section!
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