Chancellor Palpatine (Chancellor’s Office)

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.


Palpatine, also known as Darth Sidious, was a Force-sensitive Human male who served as the last Supreme Chancellor of the Galactic Republic and the first Emperor of the Galactic Empire. A Dark Lord of the Sith in the Order of the Sith Lords, recorded by history as the most powerful who had ever lived, his entire life was the culmination of a thousand-year plan to overthrow the Republic and the Jedi Order from within.

Source: Wookipedia




  1. Floor-length undergown of green shot crinkled taffeta or taffeta-like fabric (gown should be lined for structure) with long sleeves ending below the wrist and a standing collar trimmed in dark red cord.
  2. Wide, full floor-length very dark green velvet robe with ¾-length notched velvet sleeves, lined in dark mossy gold-green taffeta or taffeta-like fabric.
  3. Two very dark green velvet yokes attached to the robe at the neckline with hems ending in points both in front and in back – the larger underyoke has points that end at the knees and side slits that rise to the shoulder tips; the smaller overyoke has wide shoulders, hem tips that end just above the waist with a tall collar covered in a decorative applied cord design.
  4. Very dark green or black tailored pants.
  5. Black tailored knee-high boots or dress shoes.
  6. Hair must be shorn above the collar and appropriately styled; naturally occurring hair colors only.


  1. Padawan’s Guide Palpatine Costume Page

Revised October 21, 2012

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