Amilyn Holdo

Note: For face characters, all costumers should strive for a close resemblance to the character's hair shape and color, facial hair or lack thereof, as well as any body decorations the character may have, such as tattoos and piercings. For hair color, unless exact color is required by the standard, all natural hair colors are accepted.

If the character does not have tattoos, piercings etc. then the costumer should cover up/remove any tattoos, piercings etc. they may have when wearing the costume.

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)




  • Author: Suzi Jedi

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