What If Star Wars Merchandise Was Sold Like High Fashion?

Image: Lucasfilm
Image: Lucasfilm

A few weeks ago, Columbia Sportswear announced a high-end, limited edition line of jackets based on The Empire Strikes Back. They sold out instantly. But io9 got ahold of one and had a question: What would it look like if this jacket, and all Star Wars merchandise, was sold like it was high fashion?


The answer, well, is this highly embarrassing video I hope you enjoy:

I’m never going to live this down, am I? [Ed’s note: You most certainly are not.—Rob]


Thanks to Columbia for providing Gizmodo with the jacket for this video.

Entertainment Reporter for io9/Gizmodo

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I’m guessing Adidas lost/lapsed on the license? I love my Han Solo SL72s (not mine pictured but best pics I can find). They made some pretty great clothes/shoes.