Web Analytics
top of page
  • Writer's pictureMisti

May The Force Be With Me

I’m a nerd, I come of a family of proud nerds, and if The Avengers is our Super Bowl than Star Wars: The Force Awakens is our Olympics.

Naturally this means that myself and my cousins went all out for the release of the 7th Star Wars film a few weeks back.  In fact, I even flew down to Virginia with a raging ear infection because I’d be damned if I was going to miss this. See while I’ve see all the previous Star Wars films, this was the first time I would be seeing a Star Wars movie in the theaters, so ya, big deal in the Schindele/Jarvis nerd world.

So how does one that doesn’t really do cosplay prepare for an evening of geeking out in a galaxy far, far, away? Why with a little help from ThinkGeek and COVERGIRL.

When doing my annual Christmas shopping, I stumbled upon some Star Wars themed handbags on ThinkGeek. Now since most of my NYC wardrobe is of the black variety, I ordered myself the Captain Phasma bag while my cousin decided to get the BB-8 one (not gonna lie, I’m totally ordering BB-8 because I now need both).  Keeping the whole “Side Theme”, I added a Darth Vader coin purse, some Vader earrings, and of course some of the COVERGIRL Beauty Force collection.

Processed with VSCOcam with f2 preset

Since that wasn’t Star Wars enough for me, I added an old school Star Wars IV t-shirt to my look with a tulle skirt to had a bit more of chicness to my look, I mean it is ME afterall.


Star Wars Shirt: Target l Tulle Skirt: Eloquii l Handbag: ThnkGeek

After all this prep, I was ready (and armed with antibiotics and painkillers) to get my Star Wars on and IT WAS AWESOME (don’t really no spoilers here).  If I was going to pop my theatrical Star Wars cherry, I was glad it was this awesome film and not the sucky prequels or the re-releases, because let’s be honest we all know that HAN SHOT FIRST (you know what I’m talking about).

So now, here I am basking in my post-Force Awakens bliss, totally ready to see it over and over and over again until it comes out on digital release where I can continue my geeking out in private.

#ThinkGeek #Fashion #plussizefashion #StarWarsTheForceAwakens #StarWars #NerdyandCurvy #Eloquii #PlusSizeStyle #Covergirl

1 view0 comments

Recent Posts

See All
bottom of page