With the release of the highly anticipated latest Star Wars film less than a month away, today we look at some of the best collaborations that would make any hardcore fans turn to the dark side over. ‘The Force Awakens’ could potentially be the biggest blockbuster The world or even the Galaxy, has ever seen, and has already topped the pre-sale records with a whopping $50 million!!! Watch the trailer below if you haven’t already (seriously, how could you not have). Needless to say, the movie is not the only thing that we have our eyes on. Have a look at some of the products we have chosen for our readers to look at (and have second thoughts about the need to buy your weekly groceries).
Nixon have released their Star Wars “Dark Side” collection in the lead up to the highly anticipated film’s release. The collections contains Darth Vader, Boba Fett and Stormtrooper-inspired watches, backpacks, belts and wallets.
French footwear label Kickers teamed up with the filmmakers Disney to develop a special limited edition range of Star Wars inspired shoes for adults and children. The new collection will offer Kickers iconic Kick Hi boots featuring key characters from the film franchise, including Darth Vader, Stormtroopers as well as Yoda and TIE Fighters.
Adidas Originals has given the classic Superstar 80’s model a Star Wars makeover, letting fans customise the shoe through the mi adidas portal. Additional features include allover prints, exclusive lace-locks, Star Wars laces and custom Darth Vader and Stormtrooper Shell-toes. Have a look at some of adidas’s suggested combinations below and head over to mi adidas to give it a go for yourself.
Earlier this year, Japanese label UNIQLO launched a collection of T-shirts featuring submissions for its Star Wars-themed UT Grand Prix 2015 design competition. From Yoda, to Darth Maul, to R2-D2, the shirts don illustrations of seminal characters that range across the entirety of the sci-fi film franchise.
Chunk recently released their vintage inspired repeat prints on a collection of limited edition tees & sweats with beautifully realised handcrafted graphics featuring the mythical big foot, white label music and collegiate Star Wars Storm troopers.
Moleskine has released limited edition hardcover notebooks complete with origami templates to create your very own X-Wing Starfighters. Featuring a white notebook with an image of a Stormtrooper, and a black notebook with a red image of main antagonist Kylo Ren, the notebooks sport a colorful montage from the film on the inside cover. A set of Star Wars stickers comes in an expandable back pocket, a bookmark ribbon and an elastic ribbon that secures the covers when shut.