Honey, can I borrow your lightsaber?

By Shamus
on Jan 18, 2006
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I present the following: A photoshop project I did a few years ago, just before Episode II came out. Can you tell what it is? (Besides a lightsaber)


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It is…

My wife’s hair-curling iron, with the lever removed in photoshop. It’s always looked like a lightsaber to me, and everytime I see it I want to turn it on and start carving up droids. So, one day I took a picture of the thing and photoshopped it into the picture above.

Okay, I’m done being a dork now. Back to work.

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4Four comments. Fantastic.

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  1. inara says:

    lol… that IS a curling iron! nice job on the fx.

  2. Nathan Frigerio says:

    I have made my own perfect light sabers. You just use
    diamond grade reflective tape and a good flash on a camera.
    It only shows up in a picture. I have a pic on myspace.

  3. StarWarsFigure says:

    It really looks cool. I’m a collector of StarWars lightsaber replicas, but I don’t have anything like that in my collection yet ;) Thanks for inspiration!

  4. Noble Bear says:

    Mad skills on display. :)

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