Blurppy’s 2015 Holiday Gift Guide….The Star Wars Edition

If you are a fan of Star Wars then you jumped up and down with joy when you heard that Disney was buying the franchise from George Lucas.  It gave hope to all fans around the world that we would get more Star Wars films and when Disney announced their multi-film line up for the franchise, our dreams became reality.

Star-Wars2-1024x768With The Force Awakens we get our first foray into the Star Wars Universe in 10 years!  Not only are fans being to be treated to new characters and new story lines but we are getting a TON of new merchandise!  Gloriously geeky things, spectacular, must-have stuff that is sure to suck every penny from your wallets and you know what, who cares!  Every time I get something from the Star Wars Universe I bring a little more joy into my life.  We’ve compiled a list of cool, odd stuff that you can get for that Star Wars fan in your life this holiday season.

Sit down, take a load off and let the Wookie WIN!

Long_Wool_sofaThe SENTIENT Long Wool Sofa is more than a sofa—viewed from any angle, it is guaranteed to provoke a reaction. An original design using Icelandic long wool contrasted against American reclaimed oak­—If they could speak, what stories would these boards tell? The Icelandic wool is chaotic, wild, soft and long measuring 6”–8”. The hair falls in all directions, resulting in an array of warm beige, brown and golden colors.  

  • Limited edition. Designed & manufactured in house by SENTIENT
  • Material: Reclaimed oak, Icelandic lamb wool, pocket springs, two layers of foam and one layer of Dacron
  • Dimensions 96” x 42” x 40”
  • Made to order in Brooklyn, NY.

** AVAILABLE TO ORDER HERE **

Did someone say nesting dolls?  I didn’t think so BUT……if you DID then these are the nesting dolls you were looking for.  Featuring The Empire, Jedi and Droids and The Rebellion, these will surely look awesome on your desk.

SW_EMPIRE_NESTINGEMPIRE NESTING DOLLS: AVAILABLE HERE

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SW_JEDI_NESTINGJEDI AND DROIDS NESTING DOLLS: AVAILABLE HERE

When visiting Hoth, the LAST creature you want to encounter is the formidable Wampa.  These fierce, carnivorous creatures are native to the planet and not many that have come across them has lived to tell the story.  Trophy hunters have ventured to the planet and come back with a rug worthy of any dwelling.

wampa-rug # “Bear Rug” style Wampa looks great on your floor
# High-quality synthetic fur
# Plush pillow head
# Vinyl claws
# Non-slip backing
# Officially licensed Lucasfilm collectible
# Dimensions: 62″ long x 30″ wide

Screen Shot 2015-12-12 at 10.58.35 PMWere not saying that having one of these Wampa rugs will snag you a sexy princess but it couldn’t hurt your chances either.

** AVAILABLE TO PUCHASE HERE **

As far as we are concerned you can never have enough collectible figures. Hot Toys and Sideshow Collectibles are now taking preorders on one of our favorites from their Star Wars offerings, the “First Order TIE Pilot.”

1-star-wars-first-order-tie-pilot-sixth-scale-hot-toys-902555-11This 1/6th scale figure is completely bad-ass and we REALLY want one for our office.

The skilled pilots of the First Order launch into combat aboard advanced fighter crafts to hunt down enemy vessels and protect space around First Order installations and warships.

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The highly-accurate collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of First Order TIE Pilot in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It features a newly designed glossy black TIE Pilot helmet and armor with life support system, meticulously tailored flight suit, detailed blaster pistol, and a hexagonal figure stand with the First Order’s emblem!

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**AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER HERE **

Few pieces of artwork distill the passion for Star Wars as do posters. From Tom Jung’s iconic one-sheet for Episode IV to Roger Kastel’s Gone with the Wind–inspired painting for Episode V and beyond, Star Wars has enjoyed nearly four decades of poster art from some of the most renowned artists working in movies.

StarWarsPosters_Jkt_4_18_r2.inddStar Wars Posters collects the best artwork from all six Star Wars films, the Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated television series, and limited-edition prints. This collection unites all of the action, artistry, and drama of a galaxy far, far away into one lavishly produced tome.

Drew Struzan - Star Wars PostersBy Drew Struzan

1star-wars-darth-vader-1By Tom Jung

BountyHunters_CloudCityBy Ralph McQuarrie

The book features a foreward by Drew Struzan as well as an introduction by Roger Kastel.  It is packed with 120 incredible illustrations from artists including: Ralph McQuarrie, Tom Jung, Olly Moss, Howard Chaykin, Craig Drake, Tomer Hanuka,  Dave Perillo, Tyler Stout and many more.

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This one came out in 2o11 but it’s a timeless keepsake for Star Wars fans everyshere.

** AVAILABLE TO ORDER HERE **

You can never have too much Star Wars in your home and that includes the bedroom.  Amsterdam company SNURK collaborated with J Crew and has a couple of great additions to any Star Wars fans collection and the beauty is that you get to sleep with Darth Vader or Chewbacca.

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star-wars-chewbacca-beddingScreen Shot 2015-12-18 at 10.43.52 PMFYI, SNURK means “snore” in Dutch but these are sure to keep you awake each night, but in a good way. CLICK HERE to order Darth Vader and CLICK HERE to order Chewbacca.

 

It’s never to early to introduce your kids to the Star Wars Universe and Build A Bear has a plethora of cuddly friends from the old and new films to make any kid happy.

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kylorenKylo Ren

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Snuggle up with these newest additions to the Star Wars Universe or shop Build A Bear’s extensive line up of older characters.

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** AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

 

Hey LADIES!  Lest you think we forgot YOU during the holidays perhaps you can be functional and a Star Wars fashionista all at the same time with these great handbags.  Whether you like a traditional purse style or a bowling bag style, you are sure to turn heads with these unique handbags.

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** AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

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SW_r2d2_dome_purse** AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

sw_bowling_bag_style_purses** AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

Screen Shot 2015-12-19 at 5.54.58 PM** AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

 

The Holidays are a time of merriment, cheer, food and drinks.  If you are going to drink you may as well show your love of Star Wars with these awesome planetary 10 oz.glasses.

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Ok, we know that the Death Star is not technically a “planet” and Endor is really only a “moon” but they still look cool in this collection.

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** AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

 

Its cold outside and what better way to keep your piggies warm than with some Star Wars themed Ugg footware.  Han Solo, Chewbacca, the Millennium Falcon and Darth Vader are the inspiration for this fantastic footwear.

Screen Shot 2015-11-29 at 5.20.00 PMScreen Shot 2015-12-19 at 5.59.28 PMUGG® and Star Wars™ joined forces to create a special edition collection inspired by Han Solo. Intergalactic battles are no problem for this hearty boot, which has been made from waterproof suede with leather overlays and a plush wool interior. And just in case anyone is confused about which side you’re on, the Hannen features a rebel symbol rivet, declaring your loyalty to the Alliance.

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Details:

  • Waterproof suede and leather
  • Fully lined with UGGpure™ wool
  • 7” shaft height
  • Interchangeable laces
  • Treadlite by UGG™ outsole

Screen Shot 2015-12-19 at 6.01.30 PMScreen Shot 2015-12-19 at 6.04.22 PMScreen Shot 2015-12-19 at 6.05.17 PMUGG has something for men, women and kids so there is something for everyone on your list.  See these styles and more at the link below.

** AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

 

What time is it?  It’s Star Wars time!  What better way to be on time for appointments, tell time and immerse yourself in the Star Wars Universe than with a Star Wars themed watch from Nixon.

Screen Shot 2015-12-19 at 6.13.20 PMNixon has come up with four fantastic themed collections featuring watches, backpacks, belts and wallets.

Screen Shot 2015-12-19 at 6.31.32 PMScreen Shot 2015-12-19 at 6.33.14 PMScreen Shot 2015-12-19 at 6.35.55 PMScreen Shot 2015-12-19 at 6.36.41 PMClick the link below to see more watches and accessories from this collection.

** AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

 

Star Wars has influenced a LOT of things in society and one of them is apparel and fashion.  Musterbrand has come up with some exceptional apparel items that will allow you to feel and look like you are in the Star Wars Universe but in a grown up way.

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** AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

 

Let BB-8 illuminate your life as this totally awesome desktop lamp.  Your desk demands this geekery!  This IS the lamp you have been looking for….

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  • BB-8 Desktop Lamp
  • Officially-licensed Star Wars: The Force Awakens merchandise
  • Three different lighting modes: natural white, amber, and warm white
  • Tap BB-8’s head to switch lighting modes (or turn off)
  • Touch and hold to dim / undim

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  • Both the natural white and amber have a dimmer feature
  • Felt base to prevent surface damage
  • Materials: Aluminum with decals & LEDs
  • Dimensions: 8 1/2″ tall x 6″ diameter
  • Weight: 1 lb.

**AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

 

Speaking of lights, 3DLightFX has some spectacular 3D deco lights featuring characters, droids and vehicles from a galaxy far, far away.  These lights look pretty amazing as is but when the lights go out and darkness surrounds you, these beauties really come to life.

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1a0c1aThey have a great assortment of Star Wars themed 3D lights including: BB-8. Kylo Ren, Darth Vader, Boba Fett, Stormtrooper, the Death Star, Millennium Falcon, Yoda, C-3PO and R2-D2.

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Click the link below for more info on these must-have deco lights.

** AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

 

Sleepovers will never be the same with this clever Tauntaun sleeping bag.  Han Solo saved Luke’s life when he stuffed him in the horrible smelling creature on Hoth but YOU can sleep comfortably in this highly desirable sleeping bag.

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  • Classic Star Wars sleeping bag simulates the warmth of a Tauntaun carcass
  • Built-in embroidered Tauntaun head pillow
  • Plush Lightsaber zipper pull
  • Printed intestines pattern on inside of bag
  • 100% Polyester construction, Machine washable
  • For indoor use only. Not suitable for camping.
  • One size fits all. Enough room for adults, plenty of space for kids
  • Bag Dimensions – 33″ x 67″ (not including head pillow or legs)

brozaun**AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE HERE **

 

As our last Star Wars Holiday Gift idea we go back to the fine folks at Sideshow Collectibles and Hot Toys.  They have come up with a very cool 1/6th scale figure set featuring Rey and everyone’s favorite new droid, BB-8.

1-star-wars-rey-bb-8-sixth-scale-set-hot-toys-902612-04The highly-accurate Rey collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of Daisy Ridley in the film featuring a newly developed head sculpt with fine hair sculpture, two interchangeable looks, meticulously tailored outfit, highly detailed accessories, and a hexagonal figure stand with the Resistance’s emblem.

1-star-wars-rey-bb-8-sixth-scale-set-hot-toys-902612-05The highly accurate BB-8 collectible is specially crafted on the image of the uniquely designed droid in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. BB-8 features a newly developed spherical body embedded with self-balancing mechanisms, LED light-up eyes, and a specially designed Jakku desert-themed figure base attachable to Rey’s hexagonal figure stand.

1-star-wars-rey-bb-8-sixth-scale-set-hot-toys-902612-171-star-wars-rey-bb-8-sixth-scale-set-hot-toys-902612-18These amazing collectibles come with a ton of accessories for you to change the look of Rey.  These are only available to preorder right now but if you let someone know you’ve ordered them one for the holidays, we’re sure they will be thrilled.

**AVAILABLE TO PREORDER HERE **

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2 Responses to Blurppy’s 2015 Holiday Gift Guide….The Star Wars Edition

  1. NeoDandy says:

    BB-8 brought me here. Damned … 😀

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  2. Pingback: Poster Posse Member Kaz Oomori Unveils 3 Incredible New Prints For Star Wars The Force Awakens | blurppy

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