Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Halloween, 1978

When I was about 10, I worked for a week creating a costume of space armor from cardboard boxes. Inspired by both Storm Troopers, and The Cylon Centurians (from the original Battlestar Galactica), I proceded to wear this completely ridiculous, silver-spray painted, TOTALLY COOL SUIT OF SPACE-AGED ARMOR OF UNKNOWN ORIGIN for the duration of trick-or-treating and the subsequent Halloween party that evening.

I looked something like this (but with a liberal amount of packing tape holding things together):

2 comments:

Eric Z said...

Cool!

Francisco Martins said...

Love it, it's so freaking cool!!! Looks bizarre, but in a sweet and frendly kind of way...U gotta love it!

Francisco Martins
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