Page 1 of 11 123456 ... LastLast

Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

  1. #1

    Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    *Please note I am not taking any additional braid requests at this time.*

    *Added: 05/21/2008:
    Hi Everyone,

    I really hate to do this in the middle of the run, unfortunately the place that I get the horsehair from has gone up in prices. Even with their price hike, they are still the cheapest place I've been able to find for the hair. Both the ESB set & the ROTJ are going up $5.00 each. If anyone wants to drop off the list, I will completely understand.

    The biggest price increase is going to be for those of you who just want to order the hair only. ESB hair only will now be $31 +$5 shipping. ROTJ Hair only (not including the black & white braid) will be $43 + $5 shipping. *


    Movie accurate sets:

    3 braid ESB set (1 black looped, 1 flaxen blond unlooped, & 1 silver/gray braid unlooped) with red & black sinew $50.00

    7 braid ROTJ extended set AKA the MOM set (1 small black, 1 black & white, 1 light blond (flaxen) & 1 brown braid Plus the following that are attached to the black & white braid: 1 gray partial braid, 1 black “tail” & 1 brown “tail” with 2 – 4 turn Turk head knots & 1 – 2 turn Turk head knot. The extended set is approximately 10 hours of labor. $75.00

    Also, if you would just like to purchase the horsehair only and make them yourself I'd be willing to do that as well.

    $31 + $5 shipping for enough horsehair for the 3 or 4 braid versions

    $43 + $5 shipping for [FONT=Verdana]enough horsehair for [/FONT][FONT=Verdana]the 7 braid extended set version.*Does not include bleached black & white braid.*[/FONT]

    [FONT=Verdana]All prices include shipping throughout the US. International buyers, please contact me for a shipping quote. I ship Monday through Friday USPS.[/FONT]


    People on this run:

    Completed
    1. Whitewulf – ESB - 01/16/07 – PM 092607 – email 10/12/07 - Basic 3 braid ESB set ( 1 black, 1 yellow blond & 1 silver/gray) looped $35
    2. MonCal – ROTJ 01/29/07 – PM 092607 - 7 braid ROTJ extended set (1 small black, 1 black & white, 1 *yellow* blond & 1 brown braid Plus the following that are attached to the black & white braid: 1 black partial braid, 1 gray partial braid & 1 brown braid with 2 – 4 turn Turk head knots & 1 – 2 turn Turk head knot). The extended set is approximately 10 hours of labor. $70.00
    3. Mr. Fett – ROTJ Extended Set - 01/29/07 – PM 092607 - MOM
    4. Seeker 01/29/07 – PM 092607 - Basic 3 braid ESB set (1 black, 1 yellow blond & 1 silver/gray braid) looped with 3 turkhead knots $45
    5. Benkenove – ESB - 01/30/07 - Basic 3 braid ESB set (1 black, 1 yellow blond & 1 silver/gray braid) looped with 3 turkhead knots $45
    6. SMR2005PCwiz – ROTJ - 02/01/07
    7. NikNak_aka – ROTJ Extended Set 02/07/07
    8. HMPOTC33 02/07/07 -
    9. TK-2177 – ESB 02/08/07 – like Seven’s Set
    10. Galactic Bounty Hunter 02/08/07 - 3 braid ESB set (1 black looped, 1 flaxen blond unlooped, & 1 silver/gray braid unlooped) with black, red & blue sinew
    11. Gonzo Fett – ESB - 02/08/07 – 3 braid ESB set (1 black looped, 1 flaxen blond unlooped, & 1 silver/gray braid unlooped) with black, red & blue sinew
    12. Warlord 02/16/07
    13. Pennywise 02/19/07


    15. Shabad – ESB - 02/21/07 - 3 braid ESB set (1 black looped, 1 flaxen blond unlooped, & 1 silver/gray braid unlooped) with black, red & blue sinew
    16. Daemon Fett 02/21/07 –Basic 3 braid ESB set (1 black, 1 yellow blond & 1 silver/gray braid) looped with 3 turkhead knots
    17. ForTheLoveOfFett ROTJ 02/21/07 - 7 braid ROTJ extended set
    18. Predatormv 02/22/07 – 1 black, 1 yellow blond (wants yellow braid to be the longest) & Gray braids
    19. pghfett/ Mike – ROTJ – 04/30/07 – (email no PM’s) 7 braid extended set
    20. sixxgunn13/Arnold – ESB X 2 - 05/03/07 -2 sets of, 3 braid ESB set (1 black looped, 1 flaxen blond unlooped, & 1 silver/gray braid unlooped) with red & black sinew

    To Be Completed


    14. Seven ROTJ Set 02/20/07 - 7 braid ROTJ extended set

    [FONT=Verdana]Devilstar2k2 02/22/07 – Cancelled Request

    Please let me know if any changes or corrections need to be made.

    I will also be sending everyone on this list an email or pm to let you know that I am starting up the new run. There will also be a new gallery to go along with this run. The old gallery will be left up.

    *Please note I am not taking any additional braid requests at this time.*
    [/FONT]

    Edit: The best way to get in touch with me is to email me at: gaslaveleia (at) gmail (dot) com.

    I am also online throughout the day.
    Aim: ATLJulie
    yahoo: atairia
    msn: atairia@hotmail.com
    Google Talk: gasveleia

    I am terrible about remembering to check my pm's.
    Last edited by Julie; Jan 13, 2009 at 2:08 PM.

  2. #2

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    PM sent Amazing !!! At last we'll get this beasts !!!

  3. #3

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    Seeker said to send his set to my address since my Boba is far better than anything he could make.




    I Keed, I Keed

  4. #4
    SEEKER's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 2002
    From
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    4,363

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    ESB baby.

    SlaveOne - I'm sending my jet pack to you man. When ever I get one. You have?

    Sorry Julie.

  5. #5

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    if anybody needs to cancel, I'm ready to take your spot in line.

  6. #6
    Sixxgunn13's Avatar
    Member Since
    Mar 2002
    From
    Canada, on the planet of Hoth.
    Posts
    1,585

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    Anyone know which is ESB movie accurate?? HELP!

  7. #7
    I helped at SDCC '08 Bountyone's Avatar
    Member Since
    Aug 2007
    From
    San Diego. CA/ Hertfordshire, England
    Posts
    1,176

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    if someone else want's to cancel, I'm in too!!!!!!!!!!!!

  8. #8

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    Sixxgunn13 said: View Post
    Anyone know which is ESB movie accurate?? HELP!
    I have the same doubt... I thought there was just 1 style accurate to ESB, but woooh, 4 options :|...

    I would also love to hear the differences, and what is the most accurate

    Once again, thanks Julie.

  9. #9
    jjv5150's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jun 2007
    From
    West Texas Desert....
    Posts
    113

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    If any one else CXL's ..please inclue me..jjv5150

  10. #10
    Alcfalath's Avatar
    Member Since
    Aug 2007
    From
    Perth, Western Australia
    Posts
    548

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    do you have any pics of the braids/horsehair at all...? and is getting the hair by itself counted as part of the run lol? :P

  11. #11
    charlie's Avatar
    Member Since
    Sep 2007
    From
    North Carolina
    Posts
    254

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    Yes if there is anyway of getting on the list for any cancellations, count me in as well. Hopefully Julie will be able to some more runs later. (and just in case, I'd need ESB braids).

    Charlie

  12. #12
    thedustroom's Avatar
    Member Since
    Nov 2006
    From
    High Peak, England
    Posts
    134

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    There's already a long waiting list for the next run chaps which is probably why she's stated she doesn't want more requests.

  13. #13
    pennywise's Avatar
    Member Since
    Apr 2005
    From
    Chicagoland
    Posts
    1,437

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    4 braid set looped pleeease

  14. #14

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    I uploaded the ESB reference pics that I have to the new gallery.

    Wookie Braid Gallery

    I believe seven from my last run had the most movie accurate version of the ESB braids. Here is the link:

    Wookie Braid Gallery 1st Run

    Pics #127 through 136.

    Julie

  15. #15

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    For those inquiring on cancellations and waiting lists......there are 20 people in line already on the waiting list (aka the 3rd run). If anyone falls off (cancels) on this run I will be moving people up from the waiting list to this one.

    Julie

  16. #16

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    pennywise said: View Post
    4 braid set looped pleeease
    Got it...thx!

  17. #17

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    Alcfalath said: View Post
    do you have any pics of the braids/horsehair at all...? and is getting the hair by itself counted as part of the run lol? :P
    Here's the link to the last run:

    Wookie Braid Gallery 1st Run

    It has pics of all the sets and some pics of the horsehair. If you would like any specific pics of the horsehair just let me know and I'll post them.

    No, just ordering the hair does not consist as part of the run.

    Julie

  18. #18
    napalm's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jul 2007
    From
    Myrtle Beach SC
    Posts
    39

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    Hi Julie, looks like you're pretty busy, lol. If at all possible please put me down on the wait list for an accurate ROTJ version looped. I see the wait is long but no hurry on this end, Fett costume is in begining stages for Halloween '08. Storm trooping this year. So no big rush here just don't want to miss out on one before you completely end the run. Also, thanks much for offering the run they look great.

  19. #19

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    Hey Julie,

    Any chance of posting the 3rd run list up?

    Just wanna make sure I'm still there.

  20. #20

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    I am after an ESB set. I don't know anything else than that. what ever was used on the set is what I am after. Thanks Julie. (still busting to get them!)

  21. #21
    TK-2177's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jan 2006
    From
    Pottstown, PA
    Posts
    381

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    Julie said: View Post
    I uploaded the ESB reference pics that I have to the new gallery.

    Wookie Braid Gallery

    I believe seven from my last run had the most movie accurate version of the ESB braids. Here is the link:

    Wookie Braid Gallery 1st Run

    Pics #127 through 136.

    Julie
    Not sure if I told ya J, but I want an ESB set like Sevens. Thanks!

  22. #22
    Ordo Te'skot's Avatar
    Member Since
    May 2007
    From
    Oklahoma
    Posts
    133

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    Am I still on the list for a random 3 strand unlooped set? I was on the old waiting list for the waiting list.

  23. #23

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    3rd Run List
    1. TK4130 05/04/07
    2. zanenigma ESB 05/07/07
    3. bearden521 ROTJ 05/07/07
    4. thedustroom ESB - 05/08/07
    5. indy_solo ESB 05/16/07
    6. TK7903/ Ian - ROTJ 05/19/07
    7. BobaFett07 ROTJ 06/08/07
    8. Fett Seven ESB 06/08/07
    9. TXFett ROTJ 06/09/07
    10. envy_eyes ESB - 06/09/2007
    11. Citizen_Snips ROTJ 06/09/07
    12. Count Dookie ROTJ 06/10/07
    13. MOJO-FETT ESB 06/10/07
    14. slave1pilot ROTJ 06/10/07
    15. Sadious ESB - 06/25/07
    16. Ordo Te'skot 06/25/07
    17. Batninja 06/27/07
    18. bowtiefreak 30 looped - 06/30/07
    19. John S. 06/30/07
    20. Thomas K 07/01/07

    *Please note I am not taking any additional braid requests at this time.*

    After the 3rd run I am taking a very long break.

  24. #24

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    Ordo Te'skot said: View Post
    Am I still on the list for a random 3 strand unlooped set? I was on the old waiting list for the waiting list.

    I've updated your request on my sheet.
    Thanks!
    Julie

  25. #25

    Re: Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 2 *Full* Progress & Updates

    TK-2177 said: View Post
    Not sure if I told ya J, but I want an ESB set like Sevens. Thanks!
    Got it. Thanks!

Similar Threads

  1. Horsehair Wookie Braids Run 3 *Full* Progress & Updates
    By Julie in forum Boba Fett Costume
    Replies: 82
    Last Post: Mar 12, 2012, 5:23 PM
  2. Horsehair Wookie Braids, esb cape, stu
    By MAULFETT in forum Boba Fett Costume
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: Apr 6, 2008, 6:14 PM
  3. Horsehair Wookie Braids by Julie: Signup & Interest
    By JP In Atlanta in forum Boba Fett Costume
    Replies: 231
    Last Post: Sep 29, 2007, 12:06 PM
  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •