Leia Organa Solo (born Leia Amidala Skywalker) was, at various stages of her life, a politician, revolutionary, and Jedi Knight of the New Jedi Order. The daughter of Jedi Knight Anakin Skywalker and Senator Padmé Amidala of Naboo, Leia was the younger twin sister of Luke Skywalker, and, shortly after her birth, she became the adopted daughter of Bail Organa and Queen Breha of Alderaan, making her a Princess of Alderaan. An accomplished Senator, Leia Organa was most famous for her strong leadership during the Galactic Civil War and other subsequent galactic conflicts, making her one of the galaxy’s greatest heroes. (Source Wookieepedia)
a. Inner layer consist of a sleeveless, ankle length opaque gown with a deep and wide U cut neckline.
b. Outer layer consist of ankle to floor length semi-sheer gown, of a matte chiffon (or similar) fabric. The gown has a train that should be around 12”-16”/30-40 cm long, and the same deep and wide U cut neckline as the inner gown. No visible stitching along the neckline.
c.There are two wing-like sleeves attached to the front of the outer gown in the same material as the rest of the outer gown. They form a distinct inverted V under the bust and go in a straight line down and out to the sides. The sleeves meet in the middle of the neckline with a small pleat that runs diagonally to the left side. The sleeves can be tacked down along the side seam under the arm, front to back, keeping the back of it in place. From the knees and down they are cut so they are knee length in front and about angle to floor length at their longest. Sleeves may not drag on the floor.
- Red lipgloss
- Light pink eye shadow and rouge
- Medal of Yavin
Revised 21 March 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, colors, and parts choices for your build please contact the LCJs for your category about parts/materials you are considering before you start your build.