U-R2-Cute! (DIY R2-D2 Costume)

R2-D2 Costume and Cosplay / Check out lots more Star Wars Halloween costumes and cosplay ideas on our blog / #starwars #halloween #maythefourthbewithyou #maythe4thbewithyou #costume #ducttape #cosplay #diy #pattern #sewing #theforceawakens #r2d2 #droid #geek #nerd #fleece / maythefourthbewithyoupartyblog.com

Today we have the counterpart to last week’s C-3PO costume post: R2-D2!  I made it a few years back, when #1 was almost 4 years old.  She wore it for 2 Halloweens, as well as a few parties, so by the time our son was ready to wear it (and we took all these photos), it had been dinged, dirtied, squished, bent, ripped and stepped on more than a few times.

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Gold Winner! (DIY C-3PO Costume)

C-3PO DIY Costume and Cosplay / Check out lots more Star Wars Halloween costumes and cosplay ideas on our blog / #starwars #halloween #maythefourthbewithyou #maythe4thbewithyou #costume #ducttape #cosplay #diy #pattern #sewing #theforceawakens #c3po #droid #geek #nerd #spraypaint #gold / maythefourthbewithyoupartyblog.com

Despite being right in the middle of the Rio SUMMER Olympics, we only have 2.5 months left to Halloween!  That means it is time to start planning our 2017 Star Wars costumes!  Before I get started on this year’s however, as promised, here is the instructions for #1’s C-3PO from last fall.

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Star Warsy Mr. Pumpkin Head

Yoda and Darth Vader Pumpkins push-ins. Check out our blog for lots more Star Wars crafts and decor. maythefourthbewithyoupartyblog.com #starwars #starwarsparty #maythefourthbewithyou #starwarsbirthday #yoda #darthvader #hallloween #pumpkin

Despite my cheese carving endeavors, I have never been much of a pumpkin carver.  We do the basic monster faces every year, and even that is under some protest on my part.  Having spent countless hours playing with the kids and their Darth Tater, I am however, really good at sticking plastic arms and legs into fake produce.

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These ARE the Droids I was Looking for!

C-3PO and R2-D2 DIY Costume and Cosplay / Check out lots more Star Wars Halloween costumes and cosplay ideas on our blog / #starwars #halloween #maythefourthbewithyou #maythe4thbewithyou #costume #ducttape #cosplay #diy #pattern #sewing #theforceawakens #c3po #r2d2 #droid #geek #nerd #spraypaint / maythefourthbewithyoupartyblog.com

The Big Reveal!
M4P 2015 DIY Star Wars Costumes:  C-3PO and R2-D2.

C-3PO and R2-D2 are just like our kids.  They fight, argue, bicker, they insult and occasionally even kick each other…  Don’t believe me?  Here are some side-by-side comparisons from A New Hope, and our house.

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