Mandalorian Helmet Interior

If you plan on wearing your helmet you’ll want to make it comfortable, especially if you’ll be wearing it for hours at an event. Here are a few items to consider installing in your helmet. These aren’t necessary but they are nice helmet upgrades. If your helmet will just be a shelf display piece, you … Read more

Mandalorian Helmet DIY – Part 3

Continued from Part 1 – Prepping your helmet and Part 2 – Painting your helmet Installing the visor face shield Making a visor template If your helmet didn’t come with a visor paper template, you can easily make your own. All you need to do is place paper inside the visor area, and trace the … Read more

Mandalorian Helmet DIY – Part 2

custom mandalorian helmets painted and weathered

(Continued from Part 1 on prepping your helmet and removing the helmet visor area) Painting Your Helmet Mandalorian helmets are painted in various stages. Usually, they include a primer coat, metallic base coat, and it’s common to have a 3 color paint palette. For a chrome-like metallic helmet, do a primer coat, a glossy black … Read more

Mandalorian Helmet DIY – Part 1

Mandalorian helmets are usually sold as unpainted kits that require assembly. But some vendors do offer painting or finishing services for people who don’t like DIY or don’t have access to a work area. You can also buy mass-produced Mandalorian helmets that are ready for display, like the Hasbro Black Series helmets. But I think … Read more

Introduction to Mandalorian Helmets

The Mandalorian helmet is one of the most iconic helmets in the whole Star Wars universe. And it’s one of the more popular items for Star Wars collectors. Why not make your own Mandalorian helmet? Whether it’s for a Mandalorian costume, or to display in your home, custom helmets are conversation pieces and a fun … Read more